Real estate

Our Real Estate team provides developers, asset managers, investors, occupiers and financiers with a full suite of services at every stage of the real estate lifecycle. 

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We live and breathe real estate. From site acquisition, planning, development, sale and commercial letting, to high-value residential sales and acquisitions, our specialists have the breadth and understanding to help you achieve your commercial objectives.

Our top-tier Real Estate team is one of the largest and best regarded in London. We have the knowledge and scale to respond and deliver high-quality advice quickly.

We are especially well known for our work in residential and mixed-use developments, as well as, the build to rent/PRS sectors.  Our investor and commercial occupier clients include some of the best known names in hotels, retail and leisure. 

Our 100+ strong teams focus on development, landlord and tenant, construction, and planning and environment. We help our clients through asset management, banking and real estate finance (including Islamic finance), investment, and residential development sales. 

As well as advising you on renewable energy matters, corporate real estate, and tax issues, we will support you when things go wrong dedicating a team of real estate disputes specialists to get you from where you are to where you need to be.

Services for high net worth individuals and private investors include residential conveyancing and advice on their broader real estate portfolios.

We provide our clients with a clear set of options and recommendations based on our understanding of their objectives and the legal and financial risks. Our service is characterised by a strong and commercially informed understanding of the mechanics of the property market, the impact of macro-economic factors, the changing financial and tax landscape, and a focus on our clients’ goals and strategy.

In practice, this leads to close, long-term relationships with clients in the UK and overseas who recognise our expertise and the value we add through our pragmatic, commercial approach to property matters.

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