Commercially focused solutions to get your deal over the line.
Our team advises banks, developers, housing associations, property funds, investors and administrators of distressed assets whether based in the UK or internationally, on all aspects of real estate finance. We act for both borrowers and lenders, in secured lending transactions, forward-funding, drafting and negotiating facility agreements and security packages to facilitate a range of high-value investment and development transactions. We can draw on the expertise of our Banking & financial disputes and Insolvency teams to provide a seamless service to investors and developers.
We are experienced in acting for both lenders and borrowers in connection with the provision of senior debt, mezzanine finance, intercreditor and subordination arrangements.
We have an excellent mixed-use development team accustomed to dealing with complex developments including forward-funding of build-to-rent schemes and the establishment of joint ventures, public-private partnerships and profit sharing and overage arrangements. Our clients value our ability to identify and to mitigate risk for all sides of a transaction.
Home Ownership Attitudes and Aspirations
Home ownership remains the ultimate goal for ‘Generation Rent’ in London, yet with a growing market for rental ‘co-living’ schemes and a drop in the financial support available from Mum and Dad, it is no wonder that fewer 18-44 year olds now believe they will be buying a home in the next five years.
Read our full report for more interesting findings.
LIBOR transition & loans: what borrowers need to know
The FCA is phasing out LIBOR by 2021. This is a significant change for borrowers; understanding and planning for the impact on your business is key to avoiding costly disputes. Our guide provides an overview of the changes and what borrowers should be doing now.