Intesa Sanpaolo and BPER Banca enter into strategic partnership with Homepal a Better Place S.p.A

Cappelli RCCD advised Homepal and managers with Roberto Cappelli, Stefania Rossini, Giuseppe Cuminetti, Alberta Berruti, Raffaela Tortora, Luca Valente. Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici for tax aspects with a team led by partner Paolo Ludovici. Littler on the labor aspect with Edgardo Ratti and Elisabetta Rebagliati. Vitale & Co as financial advisor with Gaia Mazzalveri and Enrico Biano.

Publicado mardi, décembre 5 2023
Intesa Sanpaolo and BPER Banca enter into strategic partnership with Homepal a Better Place S.p.A

Homepal a Better Place S.p.A., a leading digital Italian real estate agency, has entered into a strategic and commercial partnership with Italian banks Intesa Sanpaolo and BPER Banca.

BPER Banca was already an investor in Homepal.

With the partnership, Homepal changes its name to Rexer S.p.A.
Homepal was founded in 2014 by Andrea Lacalamita, Fabio Marra, Monica Regazzi, Mauro Patrignani and a group of managers and entrepreneurs, and which enables direct matching of supply and demand between homebuyers and properties.

The strategic partnership involves the aggregation of Homepal's activities with those of Intesa Sanpaolo Casa, with the aim of transforming it into a digital platform open to real estate market operators.

Intesa Sanpaolo holds a 49% stake in Homepal's capital, while the remaining capital is held by Homepal's current shareholders (34%) and BPER Banca (17%).

Andrea Lacalamita, former president of Homepal, will lead the company. Italian law firm Cappelli RCCD advised Homepal and managers Andrea Lacalamita, Fabio Marra, Monica Regazzi and Mauro Patrignani on all M&A aspects of the transaction, with a team led by the firm’s partner Roberto Cappelli, with counsel Stefania Rossini, senior associate Giuseppe Cuminetti, and associates Alberta Berruti, Raffaela Tortora and Luca Valente.

Homepal was assisted by Gatti Pavesi Bianchi Ludovici for tax aspects with a team led by partner Paolo Ludovici.

Littler assisted Homepal for the labor aspects with partner Edgardo Ratti assisted by Elisabetta Rebagliati.

Vitale &Co., with partner Gaia Mazzalveri and vice president Enrico Biano, acted for Homepal as financial advisor to the transaction.