Acquisition of CNN Center and Purchase of Parking Tower

Joint Venture between CP Group and Rialto Real Estate Fund IV-Property, L.P.

Representation of a joint venture between CP Group and Rialto Real Estate Fund IV-Property, L.P. in the purchase, leaseback, and financing of the CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, the second largest office complex in the state. Purchase included the sale of air rights, sub-leasehold interest related to a parking structure, and negotiation of a joint venture agreement.

Brian L. Bilzin
Founder, Counsel
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