M7 Real Estate Investment Holdings acquires the M7 Multi-Let Seed Portfolio for circa £117 million

18 December 2017

London, 18 December 2017 - M7 Real Estate (“M7”), the pan European investor and asset manager, announces that it has acquired 92 primarily UK regional multi-let assets comprising the Marble Portfolio and M7 REIP II (from separate vendors) for a combined purchase price of circa £117 million.

The acquisitions have been made on behalf of M7 Real Estate Investment Holdings, a wholly owned subsidiary of M7 Real Estate Limited. M7 has provided the equity with financing for the purchases secured through senior debt together with a loan note that will be listed in the Channel Islands on the International Stock Exchange. A number of existing and new third party investors have taken up the loan note component of the offer.

The portfolio of circa 3,331,600 sq ft is comprised predominantly of multi-let regional industrial assets, as well as a small amount of offices, mixed use office and industrial assets and retail property.

The portfolio produces circa £11.2 million p.a. of contracted rent which is generated by a highly diversified range of over 600 tenants, split geographically across the United Kingdom.

Due to the granularity of the portfolio, the favourable supply and demand dynamics in the industrial sector together with M7’s proactive management track record there is significant opportunity to drive performance and generate significant rental growth from this portfolio.

These assets primarily comprise the assets originally identified for acquisition by M7 Multi-let REIT on its planned IPO.

Richard Croft, M7’s Chief Executive said: “This is a highly diversified and high yielding portfolio which presents M7 and its investors in the new listed loan note with an exciting opportunity for value and income creation through further asset management.”

M7 Real Estate enters Northern Ireland with Belfast office acquisition

18 July 2018

London, 18 July 2018 - M7 Real Estate (“M7”), the pan-European investor and asset manager, has acquired an office property at 20 Adelaide Street, Belfast for £2.4 million, on behalf of M7 Real Estate Investment Partners III (“M7 REIP III”). The asset, which comprises 21,021 sq ft, represents M7’s first investment in Northern Ireland and is being acquired from receivers Ernst and Young following a two-stage bidding process. read more

M7 Real Estate acquires €140 million of assets for EREIP IV

11 July 2018

London, 11 July 2018 - M7 Real Estate (“M7”), the pan European investor and asset manager, announces that it has recently completed the acquisition of €140 million of assets on behalf of M7 European Real Estate Investment Partners IV (“M7 EREIP IV” or the “Fund”), its largest fund to date, with a further €35 million of assets expected to complete over the summer. These acquisitions comprise 68 assets and are being acquired through a combination of portfolio and individual transactions and total 331,000 sq m across Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands. read more

M7 Real Estate signs six new tenants at Zagreb’s Mani Business Centre taking occupancy to 91%

18 June 2018

Croatia, 18 June 2018 - M7 Real Estate (“M7”), the pan European investor and asset manager, announces that it has agreed six new lettings across circa 5,000 sq m of space at Mani Business Centre in Zagreb, Croatia. As a result of M7’s turnaround strategy for the property, the number of tenants has increased from 12 to 19, significantly improving the occupancy to 91% from 54% on acquisition. New tenants include a wide range of businesses including a facilities management service provider to construction and IT industry operators. read more