Agency law from December 2020 What do real estate agents have to pay attention to from 23.12.2020? For information for our brokers and E1 licensees: Shortly before Christmas, there was a change in the brokercommission commission: the new law on brokerage commission from 23 December 2020 was already adopted by the German Bundestag in June
In general, the term share deal refers to the sale of shares in a company. At first, the legal form of the company does not play a role. For example, they may be shares of a limited liability company or shares. When a company is sold, all the assets of that company are also transferred to the buyer. As a real estate agent who specializes in the brokerage of investment properties, share deals are part of our day-to-day business.
In many cases, the ownership and management of real estate is the most important business area of a company. The real estate then represents almost all of the company’s fixed assets. Examples of this are hotels or housing associations. In such cases, instead of acquiring the real estate, the acquisition of a majority of the company’s shares may be considered.