The growing trend towards high value, complex and tax driven structures for both direct and indirect investment has led to the increased sophistication of transactions in the real estate sector.
Our corporate real estate team offers the level of sector focussed corporate support needed to execute the most demanding transactions and document the most complex joint ventures. Integration with specialist tax and finance capability embedded in the wider real estate team gives our clients access to the necessary expertise in a seamless way.
Our team's exclusive real estate focus gives us the capability to put together bespoke structures for transactions, from funding, acquisitions and disposals, holding and participation arrangements, joint venture and development through to exit mechanisms.
Working on market leading transactions gives us access to the latest views on deal trends, and insight into what the market considers commercially acceptable – allowing us to smooth the path to deal delivery for you.
Advising on the acquisition of the interest held by the Galeries Lafayette group in Aldata, owner of the Cap 3000 shopping centre in Saint-Laurent du Var (near Nice, France), in association with Altarea and ABP/APG Strategic Real Estate Pool
Scape Australia Management
Advising on the establishment of its A$310 million joint venture with Dutch pension group APG Asset Management N.V. and China’s ICBC. The joint venture was ICBC’s biggest foray yet into Australian Real Estate, with a A$100 million injection into a joint venture