While real estate asset values have shown no immunity to the financial shocks of recent years, real estate is nevertheless re-emerging as a preferred option for many investors seeking secure income streams.
We represent clients for whom real estate is a core asset or an alternative investment and clients whose business operations have significant real estate needs.
Our global investment team start by gaining a thorough understanding of your investments requirements and strategy. The team includes funds and tax lawyers who help you to maximize your returns by identifying and creating the most appropriate structure—be it for you own account or for third-party money. This is fully integrated with financing, regulatory, tax and transactional advice, creating a holistic approach to real estate investment that few firms can offer.
Whether an institutional investor is seeking to dispose of a European retail portfolio, a fund is seeking to acquire a major asset by way of a joint venture share acquisition, or a multinational corporation is contemplating locating its new Asia Pacific headquarters in Australia, we can advise in all areas of law including: structuring, financing and tax advisory; due diligence; acquisitions and disposals; property development; and leasing and facilities management.