Jonathan Brooke is a partner in the Real Estate Practice Group based in the Manchester office. He acts on all aspects of real estate work.
Acting for HB Community Solutions, a leading developer of supported living accommodation, on its joint venture and forward funding structures, all elements of site acquisition, letting, and portfolio disposals of over 40 schemes across the UK.
Acting on strategic land acquisition for national commercial and residential developers using conditional contracts, options (both single take and phased take) and formal tenders. Key clients include Stewart Milne Group.
Advising corporate occupiers, including Peel Holdings and the Royal British Legion, on asset and estate management issues.
Advising a range of banks and other lenders on property finance and security issues, particularly with regard supply of acquisition and development funding.
Negotiating and drafting infrastructure agreements including s38, s104, s278 agreements, electricity wayleaves, and pipeline and cable easements. Also negotiating and drafting s106 planning agreements and unilateral planning obligations.