We advise on all aspects of property investment work from acquisitions, lettings and pre-lettings through to ultimate sales of property assets. We also deal with all legal aspects of asset management ensuring that sellers of investment properties are in the best possible position upon sale.
We work with investment clients in many sectors all over the country with particular expertise in retail shops and shopping centres, offices, warehouses, industrial units and residential property.
Our clients include property companies, investment syndicates and high net worth individuals. Many of our clients invest through special purpose vehicle companies and we are experienced at structuring acquisitions and holdings to take account of tax planning and efficiencies.
We have particular expertise in advising charities on their property investments dealing with the legal requirements of the Charities Act 2011, consents from the Charity Commissioners and complex governance issues.
We work with experts in our Corporate and Tax teams in order to provide a comprehensive service to our investment clients.
We can advise you on:
- Asset management
- Tax efficient structuring including the use of Special Purpose Vehicle companies
- Tax planning.
We have advised on disposals and acquisitions in connection with business premises for media clients including Take 2 Interactive/Rockstar.
We advise on ongoing estate management work in relation to The Lanes Shopping Centre in Sutton Coldfield and in relation to Coronation Square Shopping Centre Cheltenham. We previously acted on their purchase for a syndicate of investors.
IMO Car Wash
We advise IMO Car Wash on ongoing disposals and lease renewals. IMO Car Wash is the world’s largest car wash company with approximately 280 sites in the UK, including leases from major supermarkets such as ASDA and Tesco.
Clerkenwell investment properties
We acted on the disposal of three London office investment properties in Clerkenwell for over £23m.
We advised LAMDA on the sale of the MacOwan Theatre on a conditional basis.