We serve as auditors, tax & legal advisers, and financial & tax due diligence experts for the real estate sector
PwC are market leaders in the real estate sector. We serve as auditors, tax and legal advisers, and financial and tax due diligence experts for the real estate sector. We have extensive experience in advising on transactions, fund IPOs, restructures and capital transactions. PwC works with a significant number of foreign investors, including pension funds and sovereign wealth funds, which invest in Australian real estate. PwC also has significant experience in setting up managed investment trust (MIT) structures.
PwC is the only professional services firm which is able to provide a total service approach covering all disciplines. We can provide services on structuring, vehicle establishment, asset acquisitions, legal services and ongoing services.
Our experience includes:
IPO of several listed REITs.
Establishment of several unlisted funds.
Many equity raisings/rights issues for listed REITs.
Many debt issues for listed REITs.
Stapling of several listed REITs.
Advising on real estate acquisitions in several overseas countries including the USA, Japan, New Zealand, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, the UK.
Advising several foreign investors on the acquisition of Australian real estate and funds.
Advising on the merger of various funds.
Advising on many MIT structures for foreign investors including for Sovereign Wealth Funds and Foreign Pension Funds.
Advising on the creation of many MIT structures established by Australian and foreign sponsors.
PwC provides a total service approach covering all disciplines. We can provide services on structuring, vehicle establishment, asset acquisitions, legal services and ongoing services. PwC's integrated real estate team can provide a range of other services including debt and capital advisory services and valuation services.
PwC's Real Estate team is deeply experienced in all aspects of real estate investment including:
Setting up new funds.
Structuring foreign real estate acquisitions.
Advising non-residents in relation to acquiring Australian real estate.
Advising on M&A transactions including mergers, take-overs and related due diligence.
Advising on capital raising (both debt and equity).
PwC has a global team of real estate experts. We serve as auditors, tax advisers, legal advisers and financial and tax due diligence experts for the real estate sector. Our real estate team meets at least twice a year at our Global Real Estate conference both in Asia and Europe.
The PwC Real Estate Finance Function Benchmarking study was developed to help identify and address some of the challenges and to better understand where finance functions are today and what good practice looks like, and use this to identify opportunities for improvement.
As confidence returns to real estate, the industry faces a number of fundamental shifts that will shape its future. We have looked into the likely changes in the real estate landscape over the coming years and identified the key trends which, we believe, will have profound implications for real estate investment and development.
Our global real estate network comprises of people and teams with hands-on experience at the very top of the industry. Real Estate Going Global provides you with a summary of the tax and legal aspects of real estate investments from more than 50 countries.
Demand for investment management services is set to soar as consumers seek efficient ways to fund longer retirements. Further openings are coming from the increasing affluence and sophistication of customers in emerging markets such as China and India. However, companies need to contend with increasing competition and ever more exacting customer demands against a background of mounting regulation and continuing financial market volatility.