Real Estate Securitisation
Due to the evolution of the funding mechanisms employed in the real estate sector, no real estate practice is complete without expertise in the structured capital markets, CMBS and RMBS spaces.
Although new issuance of CMBS and RMBS remains low by historical standards, particularly in Europe, sponsors, financials institutions and investors need to be able to access the best advice when looking at CMBS and RMBS structures and other structured capital markets lending (such as whole business securitisation for property companies and REITs).
Allen & Overy has a market-leading real estate securitisation practice, advising on transactions ranging from single trophy-assets structures through to loan portfolios, conduit lending, and, now more important than ever, working on deal restructurings. Our team leads on industry associations and remains committed to guiding our clients through the new regulatory landscape.
News & insights
Publications: 07 FEBRUARY 2020
On 30 January 2020, Berlin’s House of Representatives passed the hotly discussed Berlin Rent Act, introducing the so-called “rent freeze”. It is expected to come into force in late March/early April 2020 with retroactive effect as of 18 June 2019.Read more
Publications: 03 FEBRUARY 2020
The new Belgian Civil Code (the Book on Goods) has just been approved by parliament, which will affect the Real Estate sector.Read more
News: 31 JANUARY 2020
E.L.A. Vermögensverwaltung GmbH has taken over all shares in IC Immobilien Holding AG. The remaining minority shareholders were bought out by way of a squeeze-out under German stock corporation law against payment of a cash settlement.Read more
Publications: 20 JANUARY 2020
In its resolution dated 20 November 2019, the Supreme Court concluded that an agreement must not provide for a contractual penalty in the event a party rescinds such agreement due to the other party’s failure to perform its financial obligation towards it (III CZP 3/19).Read more