Cogitari Homes works with a network of talented & International partners including architects, financial, tax, legal and technology providers. Our partners are chosen as they possess an established & respected brand, specific skill sets, supporting our business requirement and share our ethos for delivering a professional service.
It is these partnerships that allow us to deliver the quality and standards that our company is known for today.
PwC renders legal advice to Cogitari Homes regarding its residential development and construction activity in Costa del Sol.
From the beginning of the projects, we take care of drawing up all relevant legal documents needed to obtain the building licences, insurance policies associated to the business of the Group, formalizing and registering horizontal divisions and new building works declarations, as well as drawing up the contracts with the builder companies and the rest of significant suppliers involved in the process.
Through the constructive process, we render legal advice drawing up the reservation and private purchase sale agreements, first hand dealing with the obtaining of the bank guarantees related to the amounts paid as part of the purchase price. The recurrent legal advice rendered by PwC to Cogitari Homes allows us to know in all moments the status and circumstances of its developments and clients, being able to provide fast and efficient answers during the whole process of construction and sale, with the guarantee that it is developed according to Spanish legislation.
Our Firm provides professional services all over the world in 130 countries through more than 500 offices, including 9 in Spain. Málaga office is made up of a team of 30 professionals providing tax, legal, audit and advisory services.
Crowe provides tax advice to Cogitari Group regarding its residential development and construction activity in Costa del Sol. One of the services that Cogitari includes free of charge when the client makes a reservation is the initial advice to help the purchaser to accomplish the transaction in a safe and legal way for them, complying with Tax Law applicable and submitting official tax forms.
Many taxes may be involved during the whole investment process considering the purchase, the maintenance and the sale of the property, like Value Added Tax, Transfer Tax, Stamp Duty Tax, Non-Residents Income Tax, Inheritance Tax, Corporate Income Tax, Tax on Gains in Value of Urban Land (municipal capital gains)… In this regard, Grant Thornton can help the client to optimize the taxation arisen choosing for that purpose the right vehicle of investment, considering each one’s circumstances.
QCT Management provides global Project & Construction Management to real estate development businesses, starting from the initial search (sourcing plots, urbanistic and economic viability studies) supporting development of the project, setting up the construction organisation and obtaining the LPO. QCT also manages the entire post-sale process and deals with the clients’ claims during the warranty period.
QCT provides added value because of our many years of experience. Founder Lars Christensen, has more than 35 years’ experience within the Danish and Spanish construction industry. Our team can identify potential issues in advance and prevent them from turning into real problems. Our slogan is ”never bring problems to the site”.
All projects undertaken by external contractors, such as excavation, plumbing, electrical or structural work, are reviewed and audited by QCT. We provide a second opinion and ascertain if there are alternative, more effective solutions that can save time or costs.
It is QCT’s responsibility to meet clients’ expectations by managing schedules and construction costs to ensure each project is delivered on time and in line with the approved business plan.