First Growth is the independent boutique that creates immense value for real estate borrowers, lenders and debt investors by arranging new capital injections and advising on impaired real estate capital structures.OUR PRINCIPLES
First Growth sources, restructures and special services debt across the capital stack for a wide range of assets : with circa €13b+ of advised capital, we have developed a real expertise in solving all real estate finance challenges across Europe for the benefit of our clients.OUR TRANSACTIONS
First Growth has developed a strong European identity throughout the years : with a presence in Paris, London and Milan, our team gathers real estate specialists providing multiple debt advisory services. Our people are motivated and aligned, and successfully worked together in top tier institutions in the past.OUR TEAM
Since late 2010, First Growth has advised on debt sourcing, arranging and restructuring for circa 120+ transactions throughout Europe. We provide our clients with comprehensive advisory services for all debt and real estate financial operations, including debt capital sourcing, restructuring advisory and loan special servicing.
Raising any type of capital (senior debt, whole loans, mezzanine debt, preferred equity, etc.) in the context of new acquisitions or existing situations (including DPOs) that need new capital injections or syndication, for either borrowers or lenders. This includes advisory on hedging solutions. Loan valuation based on InREV guidelines.
Advisory to borrowers in specific restructuring scenarios, pre and post insolvency. Our goal is to maximize real estate equity and debt recovery potential.
Special servicing role to real estate lenders, special servicers, private equity funds or CMBS note holders (including operating advisor roles). Strategic assessment and workout of loan positions, whether they are performing, on watch list, sub-performing, or non-performing.
At First Growth, we design tailor-made solutions for clients with various profiles (investors, borrowers, lenders) to help them achieve ambitious operations on the European real estate market. With over 130+ transactions achieved since end of 2010, our team has developed a keen expertise on the European real estate market. Discover our business lines in this video.
OF ADVISED CAPITAL
We deliver bespoke, consistently high quality commercial real estate debt advisory services to all types of real estate investors and lenders. Our services match the quality provided by investment banks, but with the benefit of a sole specialization on all commercial real estate debt matters and with the agility of a nimble boutique institution.
First Growth brings together talented people with years of experience in real estate and finance. Based in Paris, London, Milan and Madrid, our people are trained on a regular basis (financial engineering, real estate, regulations, etc.) to match with our clients' expectations.TEAM
Find articles about transactions carried out by our team, as well as exclusive interviews with our partners on real estate debt, its current trends and anticipated future evolutions.
First Growth is committed to fostering charities and NGOs and to helping them tackling the major challenges of the next decades. Whether it be for education, women rights, environmental issues or help to refugees, we are proud to empower people who intend to have a large-scale positive impact.
67, rue de Richelieu
Phone : +33 9 54 07 44 53
34 South Molton Street
W1K 5RG London
Phone : +44 207 409 5227
Largo Francesco Richini 6
Phone : +39 02 582 15576