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1 The Grantor grants to the Grantee the right for the Grantee and his successors in title as owners or occupiers for the time being of...
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When a bank or other finance provider decides to provide funding for a construction or development project, it will often appoint a project monitor...
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18th Jan
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On every construction project which requires external funding, the lender will appoint its own team of lawyers to draft and/or negotiate the various...
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18th Jan
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Procurement structureAs shown in the Development procurement structure—chart the relationship between the third parties with an interest in a...
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18th Jan
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The facility agreement is the principal document in the suite of documents which is needed for the provision of finance for a development or...
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18th Jan
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What is a facility agreement?Many construction projects, particularly larger ones, require external funding from banks or other lenders to finance...
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18th Jan
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When providing finance for any development or construction project, the lender (or funder) and its advisers will use various methods to protect the...
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18th Jan
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Collateral warranties are a key part of the package of development documents in real estate development facilities. They are typically provided by the...
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17th Jan
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Collateral warranties are some of the most important documents in real estate finance development facilities. They are provided by the key members of...
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17th Jan
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The development of property can be carried out by different procurement methods. For more information, see Practice Note: Real estate development...
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17th Jan
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Many of the usual representations and warranties for a typical syndicated loan facility will also be applicable to a real estate finance transaction....
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17th Jan
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Many of the usual covenants for a typical syndicated loan facility will also apply (in some form) to a real estate development finance transaction....
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17th Jan
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This Practice Note examines the key parties in real estate finance involving the development of property.It does not deal with the lender or other...
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17th Jan
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): For information on the implications of the coronavirus outbreak on real estate finance, see Practice Note: Coronavirus...
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17th Jan
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The development documentation is a key part of any real estate finance transaction which involves the development of property. For more information,...
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17th Jan
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The development documents are key to any real estate finance transaction involving the development of property. They deal with the nature of the...
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17th Jan
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Choosing a structureUnless promoted by a single entity (whether or not with mortgage funding) many developments take place through collaboration. This...
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15th Jan
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In a construction project, the contractor’s contractual relationship under the building contract is only with the employer. However, in most...
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6th Dec
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[insert name of property]Executive summary[insert details]Building contract and related documents1[Design and Build ]Contract—between (1) [insert name...
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6th Dec
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StructureThis Practice Note assumes that the funder is only providing funding to the JV (ie a loan of cash where the loan will be repaid with...
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29th Nov
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Many of the usual conditions precedent (CPs) for a typical syndicated loan facility will also be applicable to a real estate finance transaction. For...
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25th Nov

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