In January, Fairway advised :

  • The Carlyle Group on the legal structuring of the construction and the negotiation of contracts in the context of the acquisition from the SNCF of the volumes and the real estate assets required for the realization of a major property complex inside the Ilot Saint-Lazare in Paris with regards to the complexity of such an implementation into the Gare Saint-Lazare which has to remain permanently active. This project, called “Grand Central – Saint-Lazare”, scheduled for the beginning of 2019, will offer 23,600 sq.m of office and service’s spaces, shops, urban agriculture and spaces open to the city and accessible to the public.
  • GCI and an American pension fund for the acquisition before completion of the building Nework from Eiffage Immobilier and Altarea Cogedim. This 7-storey building still under construction is located at the feet of the new multimodal station of Nanterre University in the territory of La Défense Seine-Arche. Nework’s building will offer 21 147sqm of offices and services space with a company restaurant, a drugstore, a business center and a concierge service. 196 parking spaces will also be available on 3 underground levels. The delivery is scheduled for mid-2019.

In May, Fairway advised :

  • Mata Capital for the acquisition of a Go Sport store located in Paris Châtillon ( Paris 14th), a commercial asset of 4,100 sqm which benefits from 3,700 sqm of retail space and a parking with 306 spaces directly accessible. The operation is estimated at € 10 million.

  • Abénex, a management company specialized both in growth capital and leveraged buyout, in its acquisition of a stake in Europa Group, a French firm specialized in the organization of scientific and medical congresses.

In July, Fairway advised :

  • Primonial REIM for the acquisition through a VEFA (sale before completion) of the 27,000 sqm of the international building in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (78). This building will be completely restructured and partially demolished to offer 21,000 sqm of office spaces and 8,500 sqm of collective housing. The delivery of this operation is scheduled for the second quarter of 2019 for the offices and from the 4th quarter of 2019 for the housing units.