Richard Hart

Richard is a Senior Associate in the property team and has over 25 years’ experience in the commercial property sector. His main areas of expertise are development and investment, although he has broad experience across all areas of commercial property, including corporate support and leasing.

Richard's work in the development sector in recent years has included promotion agreements (and subsequent site disposals) for land promoters as well as site acquisitions/disposals for developers. He has been actively involved in development work throughout his career and is experienced in site acquisitions and sales, option agreements and overage agreements.

On the investment side, recent transactions have included the purchase, re-finance and sale of properties throughout Scotland.

Richard has been heavily involved in the healthcare sector for over 20 years, principally the care home and primary care sectors. In the care home sector, he has acted for operators, investors and funders, and has considerable experience in the real estate aspects of business acquisitions and sales, site acquisitions/sales (including sale and leasebacks), leasing (both for landlords and tenants), funding (for funders and borrowers) and general property management work.

In the primary care sector, Richard has principally acted for landlords and developers of medical centres, where he has been involved in acquisitions, sale and leasebacks, lease renewals and general property management work. He also has experience in the dental and pharmacy sectors.

Richard also carries out work in the student accommodation and hotel sectors and has also been involved in the transport sector, acting for public and private sector clients.

Expertise:

Senior Associate

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0738 542 5705
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0141 566 7294