Tenancy law

Tenancy law

We assist landlords (private individuals and real estate companies), property managers and tenants of residential and commercial premises in all facets of tenancy law.

Tenancy law
  • Advising landlords and real estate managers

    Our attorneys provide comprehensive advice and support to landlords (private individuals and real estate companies) as well as real estate managers in the area of tenancy law. In particular, we will provide you with support in matters relating to the setting of rent, the assertion of claims under leases (rents, ancillary costs, excessive wear and tear, abatement due to defects, right of retention), in identifying tenants, preparing for the renovation of leased properties, etc.

  • Drafting and reviewing contracts

    Our attorneys will be pleased to draft and review your rental agreements for residential and commercial premises. We eliminate ambiguity, draw your attention to risks and provide you with suggestions for improvements. In this way, disputes and court proceedings can be avoided before they arise or are commenced.

  • Advising tenants

    Our attorneys provide comprehensive support to tenants in the area of tenancy law. Our law firm supports you in particular with regard to issues relating to challenges to notices of termination, challenges in respect of initial rent and rent increases, the assertion of rent reductions, complaints regarding defects of the rental property and all other matters relating to the tenancy law.

  • Extrajudicial and in court representation

    Our law firm will support you in all matters of tenancy law, both in extrajudicial proceedings as well as in proceedings before conciliation authorities (particularly the conciliation board in tenancy matters), ordinary courts, commercial courts or arbitration tribunals in Lucerne and throughout Switzerland.

Grossenbacher Attorneys at Law advise the Manor Group and the Emmen Center.

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