Corpus boasts significant experience in Zambia’s real estate sector. The Corpus real estate team has extensive experience serving clients active in the real estate industry and those engaged in real estate transactions incidental to their other businesses. The team meets the full spectrum of client needs related to real estate acquisitions, development, financing, ownership, management, leasing, and disposition of commercial real estate assets, and regulatory matters, environmental compliance, and other construction and development issues. The following are some of the relevant transactions that members of our team have worked on in the recent past:
International Finance Corporation (“IFC”) and the Industrial Development Corporation (“IDC”): Advisor to the International Finance Corporation (“IFC”) and the Industrial Development Corporation (“IDC”), a Zambian government holding company for all parastatals, with respect to the purchase of proposed sub-division of farm from Zambezi Ranching and Cropping Limited to be used as one of the project sites for Round 2 of the Scaling Solar Project.
Martifer Solar SA: Advisor to Martifer Solar SA, a provider of photovoltaic (PV) turnkey solutions for engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) projects, with respect to the construction of a 20MW solar station. Our role included conducting a due diligence on Plot 29 Palabana, Lusaka on which Martifer Solar SA intends to enter into a lease agreement.
Ernst & Young Subsidiary: Advisor in relation to the review of the Lease Agreement entered with Green Bay, pertaining to for Plot N0. 189 Kanyanta Drive, Kitwe, to ensure compliance with Zambian law.
Massbuild Pty Limited: Advisor in relation to the review of lease agreement between Kingdom Properties Limited and Builders Warehouse International (Z) Limited relating to subdivision 8 of Farm No. 397, Lusaka.
UFF African Agri Investment: Advisor to UFF African Agri Investment, Fund Advisors with a dedicated focus on investments in the agri sector in Africa, in relation to the purchase of farm blocks in Kabwe and all farm equipment thereof from Alliance One Zambia.
Lusanga Group Holdings: Advisor to Lusanga Group Holdings in relation to the conveyancing procedures pertaining to the purchase of Plot No. 1032 situate on Nile road in Riverside in Chingola from Southern Cross Motors.
Bicon Zambia Limited: Advisor to Bicon Zambia Limited, a member of the BICON Group of companies which is a well-established firm of Consulting Engineers and Project Managers, with respect to the proposed construction of a hotel and office park in Zambia.