Ashurst Morris Crisp (David Evans, Ian Nisse) advised Lazard & Co as tenant on the letting of part of 50 Berkeley Street, London W1, and the entirety of 50 Stratton Street, London W1, from Burford, with a total annual rent in excess of £10m. Clifford Chance advised Burford.
Howard Kennedy (Estelle Teagle, Andrew Collins) advised Marylebone Warwick Balfour Group on the £6.5m sale of a multi-let office building in Watford to Kodak Pension Plan. Bristows advised Kodak.
Manches (Sloan Kelly) advised Jersey investor Sven Investments on its £4.5m purchase of 6-10 Borough High Street, London SE1. Charles Russell (John Handley) advised the vendor.
Lovells (Ann Towndrow) advised Coal Pension Properties on the letting of 272-274 Oxford Street, London W1, to Carphone Warehouse, in a deal worth £815,000 per annum for a term of 15 years. Clyde & Co (David Wyatt) advised the Gadget Shop in connection with the surrender and Carphone Warehouse in connection with the new letting.