LaSalle in the United Kingdom

LaSalle has been investing in UK direct property on behalf of pension funds and other institutional investors for almost 40 years. With a team of 185, our primary focus is managing UK separate accounts on behalf of UK pension funds, and we are committed to providing our clients with new and innovative ways of accessing real estate to meet their ever-changing needs. We take pride in nurturing long-term client relationships built on trust and consistent outperformance.

Office Address

One Curzon Street
London, W1J 5HD
United Kingdom

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UK Overview

UK Investment Opportunities

Throughout the UK, LaSalle offers a number of innovative products across a variety of separate account mandates and alternative strategies.

UK Separate Accounts Mandates

LaSalle’s experience in the UK extends to managing separate account mandates with bespoke return strategies.

Relative

2 London Bridge

London

2 London Bridge is a strategically located, freehold modern office building with outstanding river views and transportation links. The building offered immediate active management opportunities due to its flexible floor plates let on short leases with low passing rents.

Real / Index-Linked

Care UK

Bristol

The building is a modern, purpose-built, privately-run NHS Treatment Centre in Bristol. It has been let to Care UK for 30 years from acquisition, with annual inflation-linked rent reviews.

Absolute

Sunley House

Croydon, London

Sunley House is a freehold 1960’s building located in a prominent location in Croydon with excellent transportation links to Central London. The property offered an opportunity to supply good quality budget space into a market increasingly starved of supply.

Cyclical

Livingston Designer Outlet

Livingston

Livingston Designer Outlet is a retail opportunity strategically placed between Edinburgh and Glasgow in Livingston town center, one of the major retail destinations in Scotland. The designer outlet provides a diverse mix of national and international brands with a bias towards fashion, sportswear and hospitality trade and an opportunity to exploit a market timing and pricing window.

Non-Domestic Capital

60 London Wall

London

60 London Wall offers an unrivalled opportunity to take advantage of the cutting edge design, core location and first class connectivity being minutes from key underground and mainline stations in the City. The property is currently under significant refurbishment and expansion to create Grade A office accommodation with an anticipated completion in 2020.

Debt & Special Situations

LaSalle’s Real Estate Debt platform provides tailor-made solutions to clients seeking to invest in whole loan and mezzanine financing, development financing, capital expenditure funding and loan acquisition funding across Europe. Since 2010 the team has made investments totaling more than £2.2 billion.

Our Special Situations team devises strategies to provide investment across the capital structure taking advantage of market opportunities and dislocations.

Debt & Special Situations

City North

Finsbury Park, London

City North is a multi-purpose development in an urban regeneration area located at the crossroads of the three London boroughs – Hackney, Haringey and Islington. The development comprises of 355 residential apartments and a large commercial space. LaSalle Residential Fund provided a £110 million whole loan facility to finance a complex 355 unit residential development in Finsbury Park, North London.

UK Private Rented Sector

UK Private Rented Sector is a focused strategy seeking to invest in modern, high-quality multi-unit residential opportunities, that take advantage of strong underlying macro fundamentals. This strategy provides sustainable, long-term returns with a strong inflation correlation, high capital preservation and income diversification characteristics.

UK Private Rented Sector

Rathbone East

Canning Town, London

Rathbone East offers 87 x 1 and 2 bedroom modern, cost-effective apartments for rent located in Canning Town, East London. Designed by Orange architects this award winning scheme has a number of sports (the Olympic park), cultural (O2) and retail (Westfield Stratford) venues on its door step.

Global Indirect Investments

Our global indirect investment team works closely with our UK Separate Accounts and can supplement a UK direct real estate strategy to achieve diversification into alternative sectors or access large lot sizes or broader geographies. Clients benefit from access to a global set of opportunities, including co-investments, joint ventures, LaSalle funds and other third-party specialist funds. The team also works with clients and the wider LaSalle teams on transition strategies as a client strategy evolves.

Sustainability in the UK

Through all of LaSalle's investment decisions, our purpose is to generate lasting value for our clients. At LaSalle, we take a long-term business perspective that builds trust, accountability and transparency with clients. We believe that sustainability—including environmental, social, economic and corporate governance—has an impact on investment performance. As such, it should be an integrated component when evaluating real estate related investments and managing real estate assets.

LaSalle's European Sustainability Strategy was established to support our delivery of superior investment performance for our clients while generating lasting value for both our company and our stakeholders.

VIEW OUR GLOBAL SUSTAINABILITY EFFORTS

GLOBAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

LaSalle offers a diverse range of investment vehicles to help clients take advantage of market opportunities and meet their return objectives.

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