LSH advises on largest deal in Scotland in recent years
LSH has advised on one of the largest investment transactions in Scotland in recent years. A vehicle associated with Starwood Capital Group, a private investment firm, has acquired the entire share capital of Abstract (Glasgow) Limited, the company which developed and owns the St Vincent Plaza office development in Glasgow. Lambert Smith Hampton and CMS acted as financial advisors to Starwood Capital Group. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Yorkshire Capital Markets presence relaunched
Luke Symonds joins Leeds office to head up recently re-launched Capital Markets team.
Newcastle transactional team doubles amount of space transacted
During the last 12 months, LSH's transactional team in Newcastle has increased the amount of office space it has sold or let in the city centre by 98.7% a total of over 79,000 sq ft of space across 14 transactions.
Government urged to change planning policy in order to stimulate Build to Rent development
Following the release of our latest report, ‘Build to Rent: Reaching out to the Regions’, we are calling for the Government to support changes to planning policy for this emerging property asset class, so as to meet growing demand in the UK regions.
The UK's Build to Rent hotspots revealed
As investors increasingly look for opportunities beyond London, which parts of the UK are ripe for Build to Rent development?
Long term leisure investment sold for 1.2 million
A prominent commercial premises in a thriving Birmingham suburb has been sold to a private investor for £1,225,000, providing a net initial yield of 5%.
Caversham Park in Berkshire to start the next chapter of its illustrious history
As part of ongoing savings and modernisation of its property portfolio, the BBC is selling historic Caversham Park, near Reading, Berkshire. This provides a remarkable opportunity for the sympathetic conversion and development of the stunning park to ensure it is enjoyed by future generations.
Kier closes Reading Gateway forward funding
Advised by Lambert Smith Hampton, Kier Property, the development arm of the Kier Group, has completed a £40m forward funding deal with a client of Aberdeen Asset Management for the 80% pre-let Reading Gateway site in Reading.
LSH dominates NE commercial property investment market
EGi Deals Competition 2016 identifies LSH as the Most Active Investment Agent in the North East.