Starwood Capital’s $220 Million Development Facility


Arnold Bloch Leibler has advised US investment firm, Starwood Capital on behalf of Starwood Property Trust, on its first Australian debt deal, a $220m development facility for a project by international student accommodation specialist, Scape.

The development is owned by Scape’s first Australian fund, backed by Dutch pension investment managers APG and Bouwinvest and the Scape Founders.

Starwood is providing the $220m development facility on behalf of Starwood Property Trust.

Arnold Bloch Leibler has advised US investment firm, Starwood Capital with a team including Banking & Finance Partner Nathan Briner (Picture), Orley Granot, Damien Cuddihy, Peter Faludi, Luise Bristow, Genevieve Pope (Finance), Jeremy Lanzer, Michael Dodge, Luke Jedynak, Simone Gould (Commercial), Tyrone McCarthy, Andrea Towson (Real Estate), Kevin Frawley, Michael Repse, Belinda Mercieca (Construction) and Clint Harding and Peter Scott (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Nathan Briner – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Damien Cuddihy – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Michael Dodge – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Peter Faludi – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Kevin Frawley – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Orley Granot – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Clint Harding – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Jeremy Lanzer – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Tyrone McCarthy – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Peter Scott – Arnold Bloch Leibler; Andrea Towson – Arnold Bloch Leibler;

Law Firms: Arnold Bloch Leibler;

Clients: Starwood Capital Group;

Author: Michael Patrini