Jonathan is a Partner in the Asset Management team.

His is experienced in commercial real estate property portfolio management with a focus on strategic land development and property joint ventures. Jonathan drives deals forward, working with property developers and promoters to negotiate options and to purchase large areas of agricultural land, managing funding arrangements and security while planning permission is obtained.

Additionally, Jonathan structures multi-party transactions and administers key agreements to ensure that obligations have been met at each stage and each party can exit the process and the land can be developed profitably, whether for house-building or mixed use.

His clients include listed companies, property developers and promoters and housebuilders.

Recent examples of how Jonathan has supported clients include:

  • acting for Quinn Estates and on the acquisition of Betteshanger Park near Deal from Hadlow College in administration, saving it for the local community;
  • acting for the promoter of Mountfield Park, a significant urban extension near Canterbury for over 5,000 homes, commercial and other uses, with respect to land assembly and the property aspects of a proposed disposal;
  • helping secure the acquisition, funding, letting and sale of the largest commercial office building developed in Kent over the last decade.