Real Estate & Construction

Decades of experience in real estate and construction

Real estate and construction law is part of our DNA being one of the oldest practices in our firm’s history  Having assisted global investors, developers, sponsors, fund managers, banks and financial institutions for decades, our legal and regulatory advice is interwoven with industry insights and the commercial realities facing our real estate and constructions sector clients. 

For our clients, this means receiving strategic legal advice that helps reduce their risk, save time and money and generally make their lives easier on projects and transactions around the world.

Show moreShow less

Our experience includes advising:

  • The Crown Estate on its £1.8 billion Regent Street property partnership with Norges Bank Investment Management and continuing £1 billion regeneration programme.  The portfolio includes leading retail brands such as Apple, Burberry and Hugo Boss
  • Project Grande (Guernsey) Limited throughout the acquisition, financing, development and sale of its spectacular One Hyde Park apartment building in Knightsbridge, London
  • Yue Xiu Real Estate Investment Trust in its listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange – the first PRC property-based REIT listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
  • Capital Land China on the listing of Capital Retail China Trust on the Singapore Stock Exchange, the first PRC REIT listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Australian Prime Property Fund Commercial on the co-investment in the development of two premium grade, world class energy-efficient waterfront office towers at the AUD 6 billion Barangaroo Development on Sydney’s western harbor – the largest urban renewal project in Australia’s history
  • Invesco - acquisition of Centennial Plaza in Sydney on behalf of an Asian sovereign investor
  • The winning consortium comprising China Merchants and Australia’s Hastings Fund Management on their AUD 1.75 billion successful bid for the long-term lease of the Port of Newcastle, the largest coal export port in the world.
"King & Wood Mallesons’ Real Estate team’s understanding of our business is the best I have experienced. They know what matters to us and how to deliver that."

Chambers

We advise clients working in:

Your key contacts

We have a full team specialising in this area.

Discover our latest insights into legal issues affecting your business

Over the last decade or so there has been dramatic growth in PRC real estate developments in the larger cities, and much of that has been financed by debt.

20 October 2020

由于外国投资审查委员会改革方案中提议大幅提高费用,投资者会在投资澳大利亚和与澳大利亚外国投资审查委员会接洽时再三考虑。基础设施的离岸融资将面临外国投资审查委员会的延迟,并可能出现具有挑战性的结果。

14 October 2020

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (“MOHRSS”) and the Supreme People’s Court jointly published the first batch of typical cases of labor and personnel disputes on July 10.

27 September 2020

We sum up the definitions of accredited investor and qualified institutional buyer as proposed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

10 September 2020

This site uses cookies to enhance your experience and to help us improve the site. Please see our Privacy Policy for further information. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive these cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time.

For more information on which cookies we use then please refer to our Cookie Policy.