LBS completes on £32m Defoe Court deal

Published by Property Week | Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

By Richard Hook

Developer LBS Properties has completed the acquisition of the 43,000 sq ft Defoe Court office building at 44 Featherstone Street for £32m from Amundi Asset Management.

LBS Properties has also simultaneously closed on a funding deal for a £29m loan from Greenoak Real Estate which it will use to refurbish and extend the building, Property Week can reveal.

The deal reflects an initial yield of around 4.5% and forms part of the eight asset Amundi Collection portfolio disposal by Amundi Asset Management. London & Oxford Group previously acquired two of the City assets in the portfolio, 1 King’s Arms Yard and 2 Copthall Avenue, for £58m and £24.5m respectively. …

Brotherton Real Estate represented LBS on the GreenOak financing in its first deal alongside US joint venture partners Mission Capital. […]


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