Europa Capital Acquires Former Ford Factory in Dagenham, East London
Europa Capital and St Congar Land have purchased the site of the former Ford Stamping Works in Dagenham for its pan-European investment fund, Europa Fund IV. The 42 acre brownfield site will be promoted for a residential-led mixed use project targeting 2,650 dwellings.
Hugo Black, Director of Europa Capital Partners, said:
“The shortage of housing stock in London can only be realistically addressed by developing eastwards. With a railway station adjacent to the site providing a journey time to the City of less than 20 minutes, the site represents an exciting opportunity in one of best value for money areas of London.”
For further information, please contact:
Gordon Simpson, Finsbury
Elizabeth King, Finsbury + 44 20 7251 3801
About Europa Capital
Europa Capital is an established real estate fund management group operating across Europe adding value through risk-based acquisition strategies and active asset management on behalf of its investors.
Since 1995, Europa Capital has collectively raised 9 real estate funds and committed to over 90 transactions totalling some €9.0 billion across 18 European countries.
The Europa Funds benefit from Europa Capital’s established network of partners across Europe who co-invest in acquisitions made by the Europa Funds. These country and joint venture partner relationships in some cases extend back more than 20 years.
Europa Capital is a member of The Rockefeller Group (“RGI”). RGI is a strategic investor alongside Management. Europa Capital Partners LLP and Europa Capital LLP are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Further information can be found at www.europacapital.com
St Congar Land
St Congar Land is a UK property company based in London’s West End that specialises in the promotion of land sites in the south of England, and with whom Europa has a long running collaborative track record. St Congar are currently acting on Europa held assets valued in excess of £80 million and split between two platforms: English Residential Land Partnership held by Europa Fund III, and Residential Investment Land held by Europa Fund IV.
Further information can be found at www.stcongar.com/land.html