Chelsfield sells 1 Golden Lane for £41m to an unnamed Middle Eastern investment company and pre-lets Bankside-based Riverside House office development to the Financial Times Group. Chelsfield represented on both the sale and pre-letting by SJ Berwin (John Eldridge). On the lease agreement for Chelsfield, construction advice by CMS Cameron McKenna and planning advice by Carter Lemon Camerons. The Financial Times Group represented by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. The Middle Eastern investment company represented by Nabarro Nathanson.
Topland Group purchases Theodore Goddard's building at 150 Aldersgate Street from Slough Estates for £33m. Topland Group represented by Nicholson Graham & Jones (Melanie Curtis). Slough Estates advised by Nabarro Nathanson.
Peabody Group purchases Cutlers Gardens Estate, London EC2, with a £258m loan provided by Morgan Stanley. Peabody Group represented by SJ Berwin. Standard Life, the vendor, represented by Herbert Smith. Morgan Stanley represented by Denton Wilde Sapte (Mark Menhennet).