DOMICIL Real Estate Group’s acquisition of ALPHA and BETA portfolios


Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises DOMICIL Real Estate Group on the acquisition of ALPHA and BETA portfolios

Munich-based DOMICIL Real Estate Group (Domicil) acquired two residential portfolios with a total of some 1,800 residential and commercial units from London-based Cording Real Estate Group (Cording) in a share deal following a structured bidding process. The residential portfolios consist of 60 properties spread all across Germany and held by Dutch companies. Munich, Berlin, Hamburg, and Frankfurt am Main, as well as cities in Baden-Württemberg and North Rhine-Westphalia are the main focus of the portfolios.

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek has advised DOMICIL Real Estate Group with Peter Vocke (Real Estate, Lead), Michael Sörgel, LL.M. (Corporate), Christoph Nöhles, LL.M. (Real Estate), Tobias Plath, LL.M. (Insurance), Christoph Brand (Real Estate), Kathrin Paulet (Real Estate), Henning Odernheimer (Real Estate), Anne-Kathrin Wilts (Public Law), Patrick Müller, LL.M. (Corporate), Fabian Gerstner, LL.M. (Public Law), Christoph Wetzler (Corporate) and Leonie Schwarzmeier, LL.M. (Real Estate), Berlin

The law firm of Pels Rijcken based in The Hague advised on the Dutch part of the transaction.

A team of Herbert Smith Freehills, led by Frankfurt-based partner Dr. Markus Lauer, was working on behalf of Cording, the seller. Herbert Smith Freehills advised on the transaction from the outset, including the bidding process, financing questions, corporate and property law structuring. The notaries of Houthoff Buruma advised the seller on the Dutch part of the transaction.

Involved fees earner: Markus Lauer – Herbert Smith Freehills; Peter Vocke – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Christoph Nöhles – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Christoph Brand – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Kathrin Paulet – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Henning Odernheimer – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Leonie Schwarzmeier – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Michael Sörgel – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Patrick Müller – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Christoph Wetzler – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Tobias Plath – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Anne-Kathrin Wilts – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek; Fabian Gerstner – Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Law Firms: Herbert Smith Freehills; Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek;

Clients: Domicil Beteiligungs GmbH ; Cording Real Estate Group LLP;