Alexander Chadwick Partner

Alexander has experience in all areas of commercial real estate, advising clients on acquisitions, disposals, asset management and development. He acts for a variety of clients, from institutional investors and major property companies, to corporate occupiers and hotel and leisure operators. 
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Alexander has experience in all types of development projects, ranging from the re-generation of town and city centres to the forward funding of office and industrial development sites. He has experience in taking development projects from initial land acquisition, through the funding, development and asset management phases and ultimately to the disposal of the relevant asset.

Alexander provides advice on the full scope of real estate matters for investment clients. He has acted on a number of portfolio transactions in various sectors, including educational facilities, supermarkets and out-of-town retail sites. He has also advised on prominent acquisitions and disposals for institutional and private investors, including the acquisition of mixed-use developments for a London-based REIT.

Alexander regularly acts for corporate occupiers. In particular, he advises occupiers based overseas who are looking to establish an office presence in England and Wales, who value his ability to deliver concise advice that is tailored to their needs.

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  • Real estate investment
  • Corporate real estate
  • Landlord and tenant

Disposal of prominent mixed-use Oxford Street development

Acting for a Hong Kong based real estate investment company on the £260 million disposal of a recently redeveloped property on Oxford Street.

Long income real estate structures

Advised a number of developers and investors on all aspects of long-income structures (including income strips) to support mixed-use regeneration projects in various locations, including London and Stevenage.

Forward funding arrangements

Advised real estate investment vehicles and listed-REITs on the forward funding of hotel, industrial and retail developments in various locations across England and Wales.

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Forward funding of hotel and retail developments

Advised a listed-REIT on the forward funding of hotel and retail developments in various locations across England and Wales.

Development of industrial sites

Advised a real estate investment manager on the acquisition, forward funding and letting of two industrial developments in Buckinghamshire and Essex.

Long income real estate structures

Advised a number of developers and investors on all aspects of long-income structures (including income strips) to support regeneration projects in various locations, including London and Stevenage.

More: Real estate investment

Acquisitions by an institutional investor

Advised an institutional investor on a series of acquisitions across England, including an industrial development in Chippenham and a retail and office development in Manchester.

Disposal of retail development in Wales

Advised a REIT on the disposal of a retail development in Wales. The disposal was by a corporate wrapper.

Forward funding of hotel and retail developments

Advised a listed-REIT on the forward funding of hotel and retail developments in various locations across England and Wales.

Central London estate landlord

Acting for the landlord of a central London estate on all aspects of the letting and asset management of its retail and office portfolio.

Corporate occupiers

Advised a number of US and UK corporate occupiers on all aspects of their leasing arrangements in respect of their UK office presence.

National restaurant operator

Advised on the acquisition of sites, both on a going concern and vacant possession basis, for a prominent national restaurant brand including their leasing and asset management requirements.

  • Real estate
  • Hotels and leisure

Long income real estate structures

Advised a number of developers and investors on all aspects of long-income structures (including income strips) to support mixed-use regeneration projects in various locations, including London and Stevenage.

Acquisition of a portfolio of schools

Advised a real estate investment company on the acquisition and subsequent financing of a portfolio of private schools in West London.

Disposal of prominent mixed-use Oxford Street development

Acting for a Hong Kong based real estate investment company on the £260 million disposal of a recently redeveloped property on Oxford Street.

Forward funding arrangements

Advised real estate investment vehicle and listed-REIT on the forward funding of hotel, industrial and retail developments in various locations across England and Wales.

West London 906 bedroom hotel disposal

Advised on the real estate aspects of the disposal of a 906-bedroom multi-storey IHG franchised hotel in west London, including the termination of the existing franchise arrangements.

Budget hotel brand

Advised on the acquisition and development of hotels in sites across England and Wales for a budget hotel brand, using various different acquisition structures (such as forward funding arrangements).

National restaurant operator

Advised on the acquisition of sites, both on a going concern and vacant possession basis, for a prominent national restaurant brand.

More: Hotels and leisure

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