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Elliott Duffy Garrett (Laurence Mahood) advised British Land joint venture BL Universal on the sale of Connswater Shopping Centre and Retail Park, Belfast, for £47.25m to Northern Ireland property company Killultagh Estates. Killultagh Estates advised by C&H Jefferson (Mark Tinman).
Forsters (Tony Patterson, Craig Eadie) advised a private investor on the £48m purchase of 131 Finsbury Pavement, London EC1, from CapitaLand. Herbert Smith (Michelle Howie) advised CapitaLand.
Beachcroft Wansbroughs (Ivan Kremer) advised the Surrey Hampshire Borders NHS Trust on the completion of the Farnham Local Care Centre PFI. Stephenson Harwood (Peter Walters) advised the consortium led by Norwich Union PPP Fund, including Mill Group, MJ Gleeson and Caxton Facilities Management.
Rowe & Maw (Simon Pullen) advised Nationwide Building Society on a £20m revolving and term loan facility to finance the acquisition of a portfolio of residential investment properties by Bridge Residential Partnership. Clifford Chance (Peter Kilner) advised the purchaser on finance and limited partnership aspects and Charles Russell (Nigel Morton) advised on conveyancing.