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Hodson Developments secures planning and funding for Chilmington Green Development

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Fladgate client Hodson Developments has secured planning and funding to commence a new garden city project near Ashford, Kent, known as the Chilmington Green Development. Chilmington Green will bring a vibrant, mixed use, new community to the town of Ashford in Kent. It will provide around 5,750 new homes as well as its own high […]


Lease security in a post-millennial world

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In the past, if a tenant did not meet the required covenant strength, it would need to provide a suitable security package to the landlord. This would normally include either a rent deposit or a parent company guarantee (or both). With the rise of the “post-millennial”, landlords have had to become more creative as these […]


Fladgate advises Aldgate Developments on the sale of Aldgate Tower: a case study

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Aldgate Tower was acquired in 2010, constructed between 2012-2014 and sold as a fully let building in 2016.  Fladgate LLP acted for and advised the developer on all aspects of the transaction.  Lead partner Nick Mumby recalls the project in more detail. Background The Aldgate Tower site, located on an island in the midst of […]


Fladgate advises Aldgate Tower Investments on sale to joint venture for £346m

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Fladgate advised the owner of Aldgate Tower Investments (ATI), on the sale of 100% of the shares in ATI to a joint venture between China Life and Brookfield Property Partners for £346,000,000. ATI is the owner of Aldgate Tower, a 317,000 sq ft office building in Aldgate which was completed in November 2014 and is […]


Fladgate advises Highgate Holdings on Shoreditch development site

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Fladgate LLP has advised US based and privately owned hotel group Highgate Holdings on the acquisition of a development site in Shoreditch, London.  Planning permission has been received for the 300,000 square foot mixed-use development, including a hotel and commercial/office use. The team provided ongoing advice including securing planning permission, vacant possession and advising on […]


Fladgate advises Gabem Management Limited on the sale of its business

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Fladgate LLP advised Gabem Management Limited in the sale of its business and assets to Danbro Limited, a family-owned and run firm of chartered management accountants. Gabem and Danbro provide umbrella company payroll services to contractors and temporary workers. Corporate partner David Robinson led the team on the transaction and was supported by senior associate […]


2015 Legal 500 continues to rank Fladgate across the board

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Fladgate LLP is delighted to have achieved across the board rankings in the recently launched 2015 edition of the Legal 500 Guide to the UK Legal Profession. The firm achieved 23 rankings with a further 48 individual partner recommendations. Commercial contracts – Recommended Fladgate LLP advises on a broad variety of contracts, such as the franchising […]


Fladgate advises Greybull Capital on acquisition of 140 stores from Morrisons

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Fladgate LLP is advising investment firm Greybull Capital on the acquisition of 140 high street convenience stores from WM Morrison Supermarkets plc. Greybull Capital, a turnaround specialist that led the takeover of travel business Monarch Group last year, together with a team of industry specialists led by retail expert Mike Greene, will take control of […]


Fladgate advises Aldgate Tower Investments on London letting

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Fladgate LLP has advised Aldgate Tower Investments on the letting of 100,000 sq ft of offices to Uber and WeWork at its Aldgate Tower development in London E1. Taxi App provider, Uber, is relocating from its current London base in King’s Cross, and will occupy 40,000 sq ft on the second, first and lower ground […]


Areen Design Services acquires majority stake in Pascall + Watson Ltd

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Fladgate LLP advised Areen Design Services Limited, the interior design company specialising in commercial and infrastructure projects, on the acquisition of a majority stake in Pascall+Watson Limited, the architects practice that specialises in the design and delivery of infrastructure projects (they have designed Heathrow Terminal 2 amongst many other high profile projects). Corporate partner Alex […]


Fladgate advises on high profile acquisitions for Patron Capital

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Fladgate LLP has advised Patron Capital IV LP (Patron) on two high profile real estate investments: The c£75m headline acquisition, by a joint venture between Patron Capital and APAM Ltd, of the Arlington Business Park in Theale, Reading from the Arlington Business Parks Partnership (ABPP). The Arlington Business Park is considered to be one of […]


Restrictive covenants

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Developers and landowners often find that development sites are subject to covenants which prohibit certain actions, such as use for a specific purpose, or the construction of or alteration to a building. These covenants are known as restrictive covenants and can have a significant impact on a proposed development. Having identified such a restrictive covenant, […]