Real Estate

We serve as auditors, tax and legal advisers, and financial and 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.

Who we are

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.

How we can work with you

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).

Your team at PwC

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.

Meet PwC Australia’s Real Estate team

Taxation and Indirect Tax

Josh Cardwell

Partner, Taxation, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 0532

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Christian Holle

Partner, Taxation, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 5697

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Nick Rogaris

Director, Tax & Legal, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 5140

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Costa Koutsis

Partner, Indirect Tax, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 3981

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Chris McLean

Partner, Sydney

+61 2 8266 1839

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Adrian Abbott

Partner, Indirect Tax, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 5140

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Private Clients

Kel Fitzalan

Partner, Private Clients, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 1600

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Andrew Cloke

Partner, Private Clients, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 3524

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Legal

Financial, Advisory and Transaction

James Dunning

Partner, Financial Services, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 2933

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Tony Massaro

Partner, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 2047

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Mark Haberlin

Partner, Transaction, Sydney

+61 (2) 8266 3052

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Updates

Equity crowdfunding in the real estate sector

Adam Somerville, PwC Real Estate Advisory Leader

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Property crowdfunding - Part 1 & 2

Steven Maarbani, Venture Capital & Private Equity Partner at PwC

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Contact us

James Dunning
Partner, Financial Services
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 2933
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Josh Cardwell
Partner, Taxation
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 0532
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Costa Koutsis
Partner, Indirect Tax
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 3981
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Natalie Kurdian
Partner
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 2763
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Mark Haberlin
Partner, Transaction
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 3052
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Kel Fitzalan
Partner, Private Clients
Tel: +61 (2) 8266 1600
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