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Real Estate Finance and Workouts

Recognised as the market’s leading Real Estate Finance practice, clients have described us as “preeminent” in Chambers & Partners.

We advise the world’s most advanced investment banks, specialist real estate lenders, borrowers, funds and investors on their most critical and pioneering transactions. No other practice can match our depth of experience and unique understanding of every aspect of real estate finance in both domestic and international markets.

As financing techniques have evolved, we have evolved with them, cementing our reputation for leading developments in the market and structuring the most complex deals. Our practice includes advising on large loan, mezzanine, A/B and preferred equity origination, loan workouts, securitisation, the formation of real estate investment funds, secondary market debt acquisitions, NPL pool acquisitions, real estate mergers and acquisitions, joint venture structuring and complex real estate acquisitions.

Our international footprint and depth of resource is backed up by our experience. Allen & Overy has been involved in the real estate finance market since its inception and boasts uniquely strong practices in the UK, Europe and Asia Pacific. With over 90 partners in our global office network specialising in real estate finance we offer our clients a truly integrated service.

 
 

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News & insights

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Publications: 23 SEPTEMBER 2021

Belgium: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

In this video, Rudy Dupont, Partner discusses the key trends developing in the Belgian real estate market and considers future legal changes that will have a material ongoing impact on real estate…

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Publications: 23 SEPTEMBER 2021

UK: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

In this video, Hayden Cameron, Partner discusses the key trends developing in the UK real estate market and considers future legal changes that will have a material ongoing impact on real estate…

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Publications: 23 SEPTEMBER 2021

Europe: future trends and challenges for the real estate market 2021/2022

This video is the first in a series of insights from Allen & Overy partners on the trends and challenges in the real estate market across Europe. Chris Woolf, Global Head of Real Estate discusses key…

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Publications: 06 OCTOBER 2020

The UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020: how will the new moratorium and restructuring plan impact real estate finance transactions in England?

In this note we consider the key questions and issues that lenders and borrowers in the commercial real estate lending market in England are likely to have as a result of the new moratorium and…

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