Welcome to Greenberg Traurig’s Quarterly Update for Overseas Investors, prepared by the firm’s London Real Estate Practice. This newsletter reviews a range of legal and practice developments that may directly affect overseas investors in the UK real estate sector.

In This Issue:

  • Beneficial Ownership Register
  • Commercial Leasing & the ‘New Normal’
  • COVID-19
  • Insolvency
  • New UK Tax Landscape for International Investors
  • Tax Treatment of Asset Holding Companies in Alternative Fund Structures
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)
  • Turnover Rents Return

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Photo of Michael P. Goldberg Michael P. Goldberg

Michael Paul Goldberg focuses his practice on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and capital markets work, with a concentration on the real estate sector.

Photo of David Fitzgerald David Fitzgerald

David Fitzgerald advises clients on a wide range of corporate finance matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private fundraisings and corporate reorganisations. David focuses his practice in the real estate sector, where he guides private equity real estate funds, family offices, listed…

David Fitzgerald advises clients on a wide range of corporate finance matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private fundraisings and corporate reorganisations. David focuses his practice in the real estate sector, where he guides private equity real estate funds, family offices, listed corporates and other large institutional clients through high-profile, cross-border transactions.

Photo of Matthew James Priday Matthew James Priday

Matthew James Priday is a Co-Chair of the GT London Real Estate Practice. Matthew focuses his practice on commercial real estate and has wide-ranging experience in investments sales and purchases, lettings and development projects. Matthew advises property industry clients across the real estate…

Matthew James Priday is a Co-Chair of the GT London Real Estate Practice. Matthew focuses his practice on commercial real estate and has wide-ranging experience in investments sales and purchases, lettings and development projects. Matthew advises property industry clients across the real estate, retail and financial institutions sectors.

Photo of Ben Eaton Ben Eaton

Ben Eaton focuses his practice on the tax aspects of real estate transactions and investment funds. He has deep experience advising on the tax aspects of real estate investment, financing, development, and leasing, as well as the structuring of funds and joint ventures…

Ben Eaton focuses his practice on the tax aspects of real estate transactions and investment funds. He has deep experience advising on the tax aspects of real estate investment, financing, development, and leasing, as well as the structuring of funds and joint ventures investing in real estate and real estate debt, and transactions involving real estate operating businesses. While he works primarily in the real estate sector, Ben also has experience of advising on the tax aspects of private equity transactions and funds investing in other asset classes.

Photo of Rachel Whittaker Rachel Whittaker

Rachel Whittaker is a commercial real estate lawyer with deep experience on a wide range of commercial real estate matters, including acting for institutional landlords on major lettings, joint ventures, high-value investment acquisitions and disposals, large-scale developments and complex pre-lets, investment and development…

Rachel Whittaker is a commercial real estate lawyer with deep experience on a wide range of commercial real estate matters, including acting for institutional landlords on major lettings, joint ventures, high-value investment acquisitions and disposals, large-scale developments and complex pre-lets, investment and development financings, and property and asset management arrangements. She also has experience in the real estate finance, hotel, health care, and residential sectors.