Irwin Mitchell Advises On £17m Care Home Sale Seven Homes Bought By Private Overseas Investor 08.07.2014 Karen Roberts, Press Officer | 0207 400 8714 National law firm Irwin Mitchell’s real estate team has advised Prestbury on the sale of a portfolio of the remaining seven care homes of the original 20 care homes, formerly operated by care home operator Southern Cross. A private overseas investor has bought the seven homes for £17.1 million. The homes have been operated by Mencap since Southern Cross went into receivership in 2011. Irwin Mitchell had previously advised Prestbury in connection with the transfer of operator. The same real estate team had also advised on the original acquisition of the care homes by Prestbury who bought them as part of a portfolio acquired from Blackstone, the then owner of Southern Cross, in 2005. The Irwin Mitchell team was led by Real Estate Partner Lewis Myers, assisted by Associate Paul Mellor. Lewis Myers commented: Press contact Karen Roberts PR Consultant 0207 400 8714 Email Karen Tags Real Estate Lewis Myers London Related articles 20.02.2017Financial Conduct Authority And Prudential Regulation Authority Publish Decision Making Changes 15.02.2017Cocoon Aims To Secure £2.5m For Latest Expansion Drive 14.02.2017Serious Fraud Office - The Big Funding Debate 14.02.2017Inflation Rises As UK Feels Effect Of Weak Pound Post-Brexit Vote 10.02.2017Today's Court Of Appeal Ruling To Have Impact on Uber And Other Firms In 'The Gig Economy'