Real estate investment
Vantage acts as a strategic property advisor and procurer of investment opportunities in the UK real estate market for overseas investors. In the past the Vantage team has created opportunities in all the commercial sectors but has concentrated solely on the office sector for the last five years. In recent years property transactions have been successfully concluded with numerous financial institutions and property companies including Scottish Widows, Standard Life, Henderson, CBREI, Ignis and Helical Bar.
Asset management functions are dealt with exclusively in-house. The ‘hands on’ approach is the cornerstone of Vantage’s philosophy.
The management team has a track record of developing good relationships with its occupiers over the years and this has led to numerous value enhancing situations.
Vantage structures joint ventures, bringing together like-minded investors. Joint ventures with a value in excess of £250m have been entered into to date and further partners are being actively sought.
Overseas taxation expertise
Vantage is experienced in offshore tax structuring and has advised over 20 overseas companies (Isle of Man, BVI and Nevis) and four Property Unit Trusts (Guernsey).