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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

Modern office buildings against a blue sky

Publications: 26 January 2022

National Security and Investment Act 2021: Impact on Real Estate

The National Security and Investment Act 2021 (NSIA) came in to force on 4 January 2022. We consider the risks posed to real estate investors and the implications for the real estate sector in the…

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Amazing cityscape of Warszawa, capital city of Poland

Publications: 24 January 2022

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

In this video, Michał Matera, Partner discusses the key trends he has seen develop in the Polish real estate market including the growth of alternative asset classes, particularly logistics and PRS. 

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Panoramic view of the Berlin skyline including The Berlin Wall Memorial

Publications: 12 January 2022

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

In this video, Allen & Overy Partners Jochen Scheel and Christian Hilmes discuss the key trends they have seen develop in the German real estate market including the building investment pressure, the…

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Aerial view of coast

News: 10 November 2021

Global private credit market on the path to sustainability

According to a new research paper, Financing the Economy, published by the Alternative Credit Council (“ACC”) in partnership with Allen & Overy, private credit managers are accelerating the…

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