Represented an opportunistic retail real estate investor, advising it on the acquisition of a 50% interest in an entity in default of its loan, whose single asset was an approximately 430,000 square foot retail center. The transaction included an equity investment into the existing borrower and new debt. The acquisition included structuring a joint venture with another investor, negotiating a loan acquisition agreement with the lender and negotiating a property acquisition agreement with the borrower for a simultaneous on those two acquisitions.
Represented a national real estate developer and managed all aspects of 50+ acquisitions annually throughout the United States for development as commercial retail stores, including handling all due diligence, negotiating and drafting documents, resolving title and survey issues, and negotiating tax and infrastructure incentives.
Served as developer's counsel in the approximate $10 million acquisition and rehabilitation of an 86-unit housing development under HUD's Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Program, utilizing approximately $6.1 million in low income housing tax credit equity, HOME Funds, Affordable Housing Program Funds, conventional construction lending and conventional permanent lending. The development was supported by a commitment of housing authority subsidy via Section 8 Project Based Vouchers converted under the RAD Program.