Maples Teesdale acted for UK Commercial Property Trust Limited (“UKCPT”), which is advised by Standard Life Investments, on a property swap transaction with SEGRO plc through which UKCPT sold to SEGRO a 27,800 sq m single-let, modern distribution warehouse in Brackmills, Northampton, valued at £31.0 million. As part of the same transaction UKCPT purchased from SEGRO a 54,800 sq m multi-let industrial estate at Ventura Park, Radlett valued at £67.1 million. The acquisition of Ventura Park was structured as a corporate deal whereby UKCPT acquired the entire issued share capital of the company that owns Ventura Park. There was a balancing payment of £36.1 million paid by UKCPT to SEGRO in cash.
The Maples Teesdale team included Liam MacDonnell, Paul Burke, Anastasia Klein, Charles Elgood and Sam Nichols.
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