The Real Estate finance sector continues to change at a pace. With increased regulation and new entrants, this attractive sector is also potentially fraught with difficulty.
Whether you are a borrower or lender, large UK clearing bank, international bank, non-bank senior finance or mezzanine fund lender, investor, property company, developer, fund or equity providers we can offer the innovative solutions you need.
We have an extensive track record in advising and servicing complex funding of domestic and international real estate financings in all its forms. This allows us to help you navigate the often and complex legislation with tailored advice.
Through Our Luxembourg office, we have extensive experience advising our clients on the use of Luxembourg companies and funds as tax efficient vehicles for holding and financing UK and European real estate portfolios.
Housing-with-care considered in first ever parliamentary debate
The first ever formal parliamentary debate into housing-with-care focussed on the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on retirement communities
Later Living: The rise of retirement villages
As the over 65 years population continues to rise and retirement living grows, what does this mean for lenders?
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Silbury Finance on a £47m facility to a joint venture between Octopus Real Estate, Schroders Real Estate and Audley
The joint venture will finance the development of a 74 unit retirement living village in Cobham, Surrey.
Compensating for past errors – HMRC’s retrospective change in approach to VAT on compensation
Reviewing the new approach what HMRC will apply to most payments that have been made in the past and all new payments made in future.
IPSX – Real Estate’s new stock exchange
The IPSX is an FCA Regulated market and the first stock exchange for real estate in the world.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance on the funding of a new 150-bed hotel development
Puma Property Finance invests to fund the development of a new 150-bed “Hampton by Hilton” hotel in Buckinghamshire.
The impact of COVID-19 on borrowers of investment and development finance.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance on a £8.5m development loan to fund purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) in Brighton
Charles Russell Speechlys advised Puma Property Finance on a £8.5 million loan to finance student accommodation in Brighton
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance
This transaction further builds on Puma Property Finance’s extensive activity in the retirement living sector.