Partner

Real Estate Finance

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Partner

Real Estate Finance

Expertise

Matthew has extensive experience in working in the hotel sector, an area in which he has been instructed by clients for nearly 20 years and was Head of Hotels at his previous firm. Matthew also specialises in real estate finance and complex development work where his clients value his focused commercial advice.

Matthew Advises

  • Hotel owners and operators
  • Clearing banks, specialist lenders and major debt funds
  • Family Offices
  • Property developers and strategic value add investors

Experience highlights

  • Acting on the purchase of a boutique hotel in the Cotswolds for a consortium of investors
  • Acting for Flat Cap Hotels on the acquisition and re-finance of its portfolio of hotels
  • Advising a consortium of investors on the development and management aspects of a new 160 key luxury 5- star hotel on the Greek Island of Rhodes
  • Advising on the real estate aspects of multiple banking facilities for London & Cambridge Properties and sister company Sheet Anchor
  • Acting for London & Cambridge Properties on two purchase and leaseback transactions with a major international supermarket brand
  • Representing Bank of East Asia on the real estate aspects of two major residential developments in Central London
  • Acting for Allois Properties on the sale of a 7-acre complex development site in Leatherhead to Surrey and Sussex Police

Acting for a major bank on the funding of the development of:

  • Londoner Hotel in Leicester Square London by the Edwardian Hotel group. This was a particularly complex development deal, with the building extending 9 floors below ground to include ballroom and function space and a subterranean multiplex cinema
  • The Langley Hotel and Spa, a new Luxury Collection Hotel just outside London
  • The Standard Hotel, in Kings Cross, which is the first European outpost for the US lifestyle brand, which has been developed by Crosstree Partners
  • Refurbishment and re-branding of the RE Hotel Shoreditch to the Accor Branded Mama Shelter London

Get in touch

For further advice please contact us for a consultation.

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+44 (0)3330 143 401 info@gunnercooke.com