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$21 Million Mortgage Loan for Water Park in West Palm Beach

Sabadell United Bank
Representation of Sabadell United Bank in preparation and closing of $21 million mortgage loan to affiliates of Orlando-based real estate investment trust, CNL Lifestyle Properties, for Rapids Water Park in West Palm Beach, Florida. The unconventional loan collateral was bifurcated between real estate and personal property such as ride-related equipment with a separate borrower for each. We prepared the term sheet, drafted the loan documents, negotiated with borrower's counsel, and coordinated the closing. Rapids Water Park features 35 water slides, a quarter-mile-long "lazy river," a 25,000-square-foot wave pool, and multiple play areas for children.
Handled the sale of over 2,000 REOs, with aggregate purchase prices in the billions of dollars, through both the negotiation and closing of individual sales and the structuring and sale by auction of multiple properties. The largest was approximately $216 million, which was the sale of a major hotel...