This guide is intended to provide the reader with a short practical overview of the different legal and tax specialities regarding the transfer of real estate ownership in the different legal systems across Europe. The participating TELFA partners have provided a brief overview on major topics which are relevant in every real estate transaction. This country by country guide makes it possible to determine the most important differences on real estate ownership between the different jurisdictions and the one that are most akin to those in one’s own jurisdiction – and therefore guides you through your real estate transaction. Read the Country by country transaction guide