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Penny Cranston

Penny Cranston

Penny Cranston

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Penny has a broad experience of all aspects of commercial property.  She has particular focus on the development of student accommodation.  Penny is known for her commercial and practical approach.

Her recent experience includes:

• Penny is the client partner for Watkin Jones Group Limited and her team has acted on a large number of forward funded development disposals and more recently on a large number of acquisitions of new development sites to secure their student pipeline.

• Penny is also the client partner for a new entrant into the student accommodation market namely Gilltown Limited.  They have successfully concluded their first two forward funded transactions with UBS Triton Fund.

• Penny has been the principle advisor on more than £1billion worth of student accommodation developments and disposals.

Penny joined Shoosmiths in October 2013 after a couple of years at Pannone and prior to that many years at Hugh James.