Real Estate

Our Banking & Financial Services Practice includes all types of commercial and residential lending, including construction, permanent, multifamily, warehouse, leasehold mortgage and EB-5, as well as lending involving the Small Business Administration, New York Small Business Development Center, industrial development agencies and other quasi-governmental agencies.

We have nationally recognized experience representing large corporations, REITs, private developers, public utilities, municipalities, individuals and others in connection with large and small commercial, industrial, retail and residential projects.

Our attorneys are experienced in structuring, negotiating and closing complex financing transactions on behalf of borrowers and lenders. Their work includes:

  • Acquisition loans
  • Affordable housing, historic and other tax credit finance
  • Construction loans
  • EB-5 financing
  • Loan restructurings
  • Public and private debt offerings
  • Real estate lending
  • Syndicated transactions
  • Tax-exempt and taxable industrial revenue bonds

Secured Financing

Our attorneys have decades of experience in structuring, negotiating and closing mortgage transactions on behalf of lenders, property owners and developers. We are highly skilled in handling transactions involving construction loans, permanent loans, multifamily and low-income housing transactions. We also focus on all types of tax-exempt and taxable industrial revenue bonds, straight leases, the sale and hypothecation of timeshare loans and mortgage warehouse lending, and the workout and restructuring of all types of real estate loans. We provide cost-effective and creative legal solutions for our clients’ financing transactions – from the initial structuring of a deal through closing.

Title Insurance

Title Insurance is an important component in the closing of real estate sales, acquisitions and mortgage financings – especially in multi-site transactions. We maintain agency or examining counsel relationships with national title insurance companies to facilitate the timely closing of these transactions for our clients. Our expertise in examining titles, reviewing title searches and title insurance reports, reviewing surveys, and identifying and curing title problems is unmatched.

Real Estate Finance