DLA Piper assists Hines with Airbus Barajas headquarters acquisition

DLA Piper has assisted Hines with the purchase of the Airbus headquarters in Barajas. It is a sale & leaseback operation since the aircraft manufacturer remains a tenant for six years


The facilities, acquired for, €29.2 million, and with a total surface of more than 43 thousand square metres, are located in the Corredor del Henares sub-market, close to A2 motorway and approximately 20 minutes driving far from the city centre.

DLA and Knight Frank have been Hines Global Income Trust´s advisers on this operation, while BNP Paribas acted for Airbus Defence and Space.

DLA Piper´s team was led by Finance & Projects partner Juan Gelabert (pictured left) and Real Estate partner Orson Alcocer (pictured right) and included Finance & Projects senior associate Carmen Fernandez-Ladreda, and Real Estate associates Adolfo Navarrete, Alejandro Márquez and Antonio Olarte.

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