VOTE NOW FOR YOUR DEAL OF THE DECADE

Thank you to all our readers for the enormous response to the Deal of the Decade Awards - celebrating a decade of real estate excellence.

An expert jury has selected 10 Winners that they consider to be the most innovative and groundbreaking deals from each of the 10 categories. The top 3 in each category will receive their award at the Gala Awards Dinner on the 26th April.

Now it is your turn to decide which of the winners from each category should be the overall winner and receive the coveted award of Deal of the Decade.

The Reader’s Vote closes on the 14th April and the winners will be announced at the special Gala Awards in London on the 26th April.

Voting is open to all readers of PropertyEU and every reader will get one vote. Make your choice from the 10 Deal of The Decade category winners and make sure your vote counts!

Congratulations to our Deal of the Decade Winners

HSBC HQ, LONDON

year:2007

buyer: Metrovacesa/Qatar Investment Authority

seller: HSBC

price: €1600 mln

Advisors: Cushman & Wakefield, CBRE, JLL, Colliers International, GM Real Estate, JP Morgan Asset Management

“when it comes to transacting it is all about ‘timing, timing and timing’. HSBC timed their transactions to near perfection”

25% INTEREST IN REGENT SREET, LONDON W1

year:2011

buyer: Norges Bank Investment Management

seller: Crown Estate

price: £452 mln

Advisors: CBRE, JLL, Herbert Smith, SJ Berwin

“The deal has innovative characteristics, size and complexity, clearly a game changer for the broader European real estate industry”

11-COUNTRY PORTFOLIO

year:2012

buyer: NBIM/Prologis

seller: Prologis

price: €2400 mln

Advisors: DLA Piper, Linklaters

“Transformational for Prologis and Norges and genuinely game-changing for the sector as the 'floodgate opener' of major SWF interest in the EMEA Industrial & Logistic sector”

LBBW IMMOBILIEN (21,000 UNITS)

year:2012

buyer: Patrizia

seller: Landesbank Baden-Württemberg

price: €1400 mln

“Great return, great volume, but also very historical deal, first club deal in very strong market, pushing the existing boundaries”

PEGASUS PORTFOLIO SALE OF 53 COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES

year: 2007

buyer: MSREF, IVG

seller: Union Investment Real Estate

price: €2490 mln

Advisors: Atis Real, Latham Watkins

“This transaction led by example in its time in terms of size and significance to all the parties concerned as well as to the market as a whole”

PROJECT JEWEL, IRELAND

year: 2015

buyer: Allianz Real Estate entered a co-investment joint venture with Hammerson plc

seller: National Asset Management Agency (NAMA)

Advisors: Herbert Smith, Lazard, KPMG, CBRE, JLL, Savills, Clifford Chance , PwC, William Fry

“Transformational and a game changer as Allianz ventured into the NPL sector for the first time”

ECHO INVESTMENT

year: 2016

buyer: Redefine International

seller: Echo Investment

price: €1500 mln

Advisors: JLL, UBS Bank, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, EY , Linklaters, Gleeds, Hill, WSP , CBRE, Pinsent Masons

“This breakthrough deal on the important Polish market was a very important transaction for the asset class and regional market”

BATTERSEA POWER STATION, LONDON

year: 2015

buyer: SP Setia, Sime Darby and EPF

seller: Ernst and Young (administrators)

price: £400 mln

Advisors: JLL, Knight Frank

“A fantastic architectual and technical project, creating a landmark building in combination with a tremendous brokerage performance”

TESTA, SPAIN

year: 2015

buyer: Merlin

seller: Sacyr

price: €4200 mln

Advisor: CBRE (Madrid)

“The speed and magnitude of the transaction make this deal unique”

PUERTO VENECIA, ZARAGOZA

year: 2010

buyer: Orion Capital Managers

seller: Copcisa

price: €48 mln

Advisor: Cushman & Wakefield

“The acquisition marked the beginning of one of the UK private equity firm’s most successful investments in Europe”

RODAMCO EUROPE

year: 2007

buyer: Unibail

seller: Rodamco Europe

price: €11000 mln

Advisors: Goldman Sachs International, UBS Investment Bank, Clifford Chance, Loyens & Loeff, Jones Day, Morgan Stanley & Co, ABN AMRO Corporate Finance, Perella Weinberg Partners, NautaDutilh, CMS

“The merger between Unibail and Rodamco created a retail giant with a truly pan-European scale and ushered in a new era of consolidation in Europe's listed real estate sector”

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HSBC HQ, London
25% Interest in Regent Street
NBIM/Prologis, 11-Country Portfolio
LBBW Immobilien (21,000 Units)
Pegusus Portfolio
Project Jewel, Ireland
Echo Investment
Battersea Power Station
Testa – Merlin Properties
Puerto Venecia, Zaragoza
Rodamco Europe – Unibail
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