Real estate assets under LGL's control include commercial properties, shopping centres, high end residential and student accommodation, including a number of ‘trophy assets’.

LGL have substantial experience of managing and administering client entities in several jurisdictions including major real estate developments.

LGL deal with complex real estate development structures through to simple single asset holding structures of residential property for the private use of high net worth clients.  In all cases we work closely with our clients and their lawyers, accountants, tax advisors, property managers and agents to deliver a high quality service.

PROVISION OF HIGHLY EXPERIENCED DIRECTORS
  • Our directors who sit on client entity boards are highly qualified professionals with substantial real estate expertise.
  • We have a strong understanding and significant practical experience of the commercial aspects of real estate, corporate governance and offshore management and control.
CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
  • We understand the importance of providing a strong corporate governance infrastructure for our clients.
  • Our company secretarial staff provide a high standard of record keeping and timely production of board papers and minutes.
JURISDICTIONS
  • LGL has offices in Jersey and Luxembourg which enables the provision of a full range of services to structures that benefit from the tax treaties in place.
  • We have experience of administering entities that acquire, manage and develop real estate assets in several jurisdictions.
FULL RANGE OF SERVICES
  • Entity establishment covering formation of companies, partnerships, cell entities, trusts and foundations.
  • Acting as manager on Jersey property unit trusts.
  • Provision of trustee services.
  • Provision of directors for corporate entities.
  • Preparation of budgets, cash flows and tailored financial reporting information for investment holding and development structures.
  • Preparation of annual financial statements under International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), US GAAP or other generally accepted accounting principles as appropriate to the structure.
  • Completion of UK VAT, Construction Industry Scheme (CIS), Non-Resident Landlord (NRL) and regulatory reporting including that required under the Common Reporting Standard (CRS).