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Real Estate

Helping your business grow and achieve long-term success in the constantly changing landscape.
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About us

Our work with clients covers the whole spectrum of real estate including international investors, BTL landlords and property developers. We support these businesses through the whole lifecycle of property investment with services including tax structuring, corporate finance support, audit and assurance work and ongoing compliance work. Our work is tailored to suit each client’s needs.

As members of numerous property industry bodies including the British Property Federation, CIOT Property Committee, Property Finance Forum and Women In Property helping us play an active role in the sector .

We host regular webinars and seminars on topical issues around the country and regularly attend high profile real estate events such as MIPIM. Our team regularly write articles for trade publications, such as Property Week and Estate Gazette. We are ranked 7th place for Auditors to Real Estate clients in the Corporate Advisers Ranking Guide (Feb. 2021).

Our focus areas

Hotels, Leisure and Tourism
Crowe UK and Horwath HTL UK experienced specialists work with you to understand your strategy and vision helping you get ahead in a highly competitive marketplace.
Residential Landlords
Buying or selling a property? Uncover smart investments with our expert input. You’ll get tailored advice for tax-efficient solutions and the reliefs available.
Property Investment and Development
We support domestic and overseas investor clients in UK commercial property. Offering bespoke planning for accounting, tax and commercial property investment.
Hotels, Leisure and Tourism
Crowe UK and Horwath HTL UK experienced specialists work with you to understand your strategy and vision helping you get ahead in a highly competitive marketplace.
Residential Landlords
Buying or selling a property? Uncover smart investments with our expert input. You’ll get tailored advice for tax-efficient solutions and the reliefs available.
Property Investment and Development
We support domestic and overseas investor clients in UK commercial property. Offering bespoke planning for accounting, tax and commercial property investment.

Supporting your business

Audit and Assurance
Tax
International services
Advisory
Audit and Assurance
  • Statutory audits
  • Reporting accountants
  • Royalty audits
  • Financial due diligence
  • IFRS conversions
  • Management accounts
  • Internal audit
Tax
  • Tax Structuring
  • Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT)
  • Capital Gains Tax (CGT)
  • Capital allowances
  • Inheritance Tax
  • VAT structuring
  • Tax due diligence
  • Employment Tax
  • Statutory compliance
  • Transfer pricing reviews
  • Research and Development Tax Credits
International services
  • International tax structuring
  • Statutory compliance
  • International Social Security
  • Employer and employee tax compliance
Advisory
  • Shareholder and Director advisory
  • Forensic and fraud investigations
  • Business plans
  • Financial modelling
  • Valuations
  • Exit planning
  • IPO listing

Webinars

VAT for property professionals 
Covering two issues: is the property opted to tax and does a transaction constitute a transfer of a going concern? We will provide an overview of the key practical points to be aware of. 
Change to VAT treatment of damages and compensation
HMRC is proposing to change its interpretation of a wide range of compensation payments, including dilapidations, liquidated damages, early termination charges and penalty clauses. 
Tax impacts of rent reductions and deferment
Lockdown agreements between landlords and tenants are taking many forms but we look at the three most popular options.
VAT for property professionals 
Covering two issues: is the property opted to tax and does a transaction constitute a transfer of a going concern? We will provide an overview of the key practical points to be aware of. 
Change to VAT treatment of damages and compensation
HMRC is proposing to change its interpretation of a wide range of compensation payments, including dilapidations, liquidated damages, early termination charges and penalty clauses. 
Tax impacts of rent reductions and deferment
Lockdown agreements between landlords and tenants are taking many forms but we look at the three most popular options.

Contact us

Caroline Fleet
Caroline Fleet
Head of Real Estate
London