Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3
In October of 2015, SHOKAI UK acquired Friary Court in the City of London. It was the first high-quality office property acquired by SHOKAI in London .
Friary Court is located in the east of the City of London. It comes with excellent public transportation links such as Fenchurch street Station and Tower Hill underground station. The office was sold by Hamburg-based Warburg-HIH Invest Real Estate GmbH (Warburg-HIH Invest). It is occupied by Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, an international firm of lawyers.
Location: 61-65 CRUTCHED FRIARS, EC3
Leasable Area: 74,716 sq ft
Build Date: 1984 (Refurbished 2009)
30 Crown Place, London EC2
SHOKAI UK successfully acquired 30 Crown Place, the UK headquarters of Pinsent Masons, from Samsung SRA Asset Management in 2016.
The deal was SHOKAI’s second high-quality purchase in London. 30 Crown Place is a striking self-contained headquarters office building, completed in 2009 to a Grade A specification, with spectacular views across central London. It is located just a few metres from Liverpool Street Station.
Location: EC2A 4EB
Leasable Area: 197,481 sq ft
Build Date: 2009
Fleet Place House, London EC4
SHOKAI UK completed the sale of Fleet Place House, London, EC4 on 29th October 2020. The headline price of £114.2M, represented a yield of 4.75%. The acquisition was made by M&G Real Estate on behalf of an Asian institutional client. Full story here
The property is of steel frame construction and offers Grade A offices with c. 11,000 sq ft column- free floors. The office element comprises 87,064 sq ft and the two retail units and reception extends to 4,891 sq ft, giving a total of 91,955 sq ft.
SHOKAI UK acquired 2 Fleet Place, also known as Fleet Place House, from Grosvenor London Office Fund (GLOF) in 2017.
Location: EC4M 7RD
Leasable Area: 90,476 sq ft
Completion Date: 2000