With our property lawyers, we provide various consultancy regarding the purchase of real estate and land in Azerbaijan, registering property rights, resolving property and land disputes.
This versatile part of Azerbaijani market has been subject to numerous regulative changes that ask for a professional approach to all transactions containing property transfer. Nowadays, both business and citizens seek for proper documentation of property transactions to exclude further risks of ownership or eliminate any financial loss.
Our property lawyers are well experienced to represent the client in all stages of purchase of property, particularly while foreigners buy real estate or land in Azerbaijan. Sometimes, foreign citizens rely on real estate agency experience and recommendation, which is a risky decision considering the inadequate professional specialization of agency employees, lack of law knowledge and conflict of interests.
Our real estate lawyers based in Baku are ready to assist while initial inspection of the real estate, its property documents, ownership status, consultancy while the transfer of ownership and obtaining of title document over the property for the buyer.
It must be noted that under Azerbaijani law, the purchase of land by foreigners is prohibited. But in practice and real-life business situations, buying land in Azerbaijan becomes an important matter where the client intends to own and control the land, either directly or indirectly. Any involuntary ownership over the land, ownership as a result of inheritance or gift or any other similar situation, by a foreign citizen must be annulled and the land disposed within 1 year. Our property lawyers are well experienced in order to provide alternative solutions for the purchase of land by foreigners tailored for the needs or business interests of the client.
With the experienced assistance of our lawyers and consultants, buying land in Azerbaijan would be possible. We will ensure the client owns and benefits from such land via best optimized alternative solutions. Our solutions are perfectly legal and meet the desired needs of the client, considers the potential sale of the land in a flexible and cost-efficient way.
Due to its attractive real estate market, interest in the property in Azerbaijan, particularly Baku has greatly increased. Many foreigners buy property in Azerbaijan in order to reside, to rent out and generate income or to qualify for residency (immigration) on the base of property purchase.
CLC acts in real estate matters, advising our clients on all legal steps regarding buying, selling, renting and leasing properties. We ensure properties and property rights of business and business owner are protected, i.e. property possesses all certificates and necessary documents, rights over property are registered.
One of the questions we are often asked is whether foreigners can buy property in Azerbaijan and whether the type of visa matters for such purposes. The short answer to the question of "Can foreigners buy property in Azerbaijan" is that - "Yes, they can". However, the above exception regarding purchase of land shall be considered. The type of visa is irrelevant for such purposes and the foreigner is not required to obtain a certain type visa for entering Azerbaijan, nor are foreigners obliged to obtain residence before or after buying property in Azerbaijan.
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