Case studies

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Type of project

Sale of freehold


Various sites in Queensland and Victoria

Sale of several iconic hotel assets

Acting for ALE Property Group (owner of Australia’s largest portfolio of freehold pub properties) on the divestment of a number of assets in its portfolio that were leased to The ALH Group (now owned by Endeavour Group).

The properties sold include:

  • Royal Exchange Hotel in Brisbane ($14.05 million)
  • Noosa Reef Hotel ($13.9 million)
  • Tudor Inn ($15.66 million) in Melbourne
  • Boundary Hotel ($33 million) in Melbourne.

In addition, Massons acting on the sale of several other pubs in Victoria and Queensland that were sold during 2021 including Pelican Waters Tavern, Morwell Hotel, Edinburgh Castle Hotel and Kedron Park Hotel for collectively almost $26 million.

Other case studies

Sale of several iconic hotel assets

Sale of freehold

Acquisition & Amalgamation of entire community scheme – Newcastle CBD

Community Scheme acquisition & termination

Recapitalisation of $760m portfolio

Recapitalisation of a portfolio comprising 12 assets

Sydney Light Rail

Complex titling issues

Jacksons on George


Renewable energy infrastructure project

Property law advice on solar/wind infrastructure

Acquisition of AFP site – Perth Airport

Acquisition of leasehold interest

Acquisition of “The Zenith”, Chatswood

Purchase of freehold

Acquisition of iconic Customs House

Purchase of freehold

Sale of freehold at Chifley Plaza & Tower

Sale of freehold

Termination of commercial strata scheme – Sydney CBD

Strata Scheme Termination – Unanimous Consent

Sale and leaseback of substantial industrial site

Sale and leaseback

Revitalising an iconic harbourfront address

Development & subdivision

National portfolio sale

Sale of 13 assets across Australia

Portfolio leasing

Leasing transactions for property owners

Purchase of heritage-listed Redfern Post Office

Purchase of freehold

Enabling CBD development

Stratum subdivision and transfer of airspace for landowner

Sale of surplus industrial land as a redevelopment opportunity

Divestment - development site

Sale of interest in premium-grade Melbourne portfolio

Sale of units in a property trust

Sale of leasehold interest, Sunshine Coast Airport, Maroochydore


Sale of multi-tenanted, multi-storey commercial building

Divestment of commercial asset for property fund

Purchase, leasing and sale of commercial office and federal court buildings – Newcastle

Purchase, leasing and sale

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