Industries & Practices
Closing of a multi-hotel acquisition
Assisted a national hospitality investor with the successful closing of a multi-hotel acquisition complicated by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Disposition of multi-family property
Represented a New York City-based private equity firm in the disposition of multi-family property in Ohio receiving housing assistance payments from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Bond financing and capital lease structures
Represented multiple commercial lenders in mortgage loans involving bond financing and capital lease structures with finance and port authorities.
Acquisition of land for development from a railroad company
Assisted client with the acquisition of land for development from a railroad company, including negotiating restrictive covenants and navigating complex title history.
Counseled lender with significant community reinvestment project
Counseled lender and documented financing for a significant community reinvestment project involving a historic building secured by federal and state historic tax credits.
Disposition of real estate portfolio
Represented real estate owner and investor in the disposition of a real estate portfolio including 15 properties located in 8 states.
LIHTC project involving historic tax credits
Represented a national bank in connection with a construction loan for a nine-percent low-income housing tax credit transaction for an affordable housing project located in Dayton, Ohio. The project involved historic tax credits, a port authority lease structure, a complicated condominium structure, tax credit equity and additional governmental financing.
Port Authority bond transaction for a LIHTC project
Represented a national bank in connection with financing a low-income housing tax credit project in Ohio utilizing a port authority bond structure, together with an OHFA HDL loan and conventional permanent loan.
Student Housing Portfolio Refinancing
Represented multiple banks in connection with the refinance of a 225 property student housing portfolio within a 60-day timeframe
$120 million mixed-use development project
Successfully led the closing of a mixed-use public-private development project in downtown Columbus, Ohio. Served multiple roles in the project’s financing, including as bond counsel to the developer, commercial loan bank representative and legal counsel for PACE financing.
Building close for major renovation project
Successfully closed building sale and managed financing, including termination and renegotiation of current building leases, under strict deadline for major renovation project.
$225 million revolving loan transaction
Represented the lead lender in a $225 million revolving loan transaction to enable the sponsor to leverage ownership in publically traded securities and support additional acquisitions and investments for the sponsor.