Representation of Weitzer/Kislak Sawgrass in structuring a joint venture to raise equity for a luxury condominium project, Tao, in Sunrise, Florida. We assisted in obtaining a $126 million construction loan and a $20 million mezzanine loan for the property's development, and handled construction-related issues to keep the project on track. The $200 million project included two 26-story condominium towers with 395 units, a sandy beach lake, a tennis court, a putting green, and a lagoon-style pool.
Representation of developer of 45-story luxury oceanfront condominium in City of Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, against the neighboring Town of Golden Beach's appeal objecting to the development approval by the City of Sunny Isles Beach.
Representation of Oleta Partners, LLC, a joint venture comprised of affiliates of the LeFrak Organization and Turnberry Associates, in the successful negotiation of the long-term ground lease and complicated leasehold financing for a 185-acre brownfields redevelopment site in the City of North Miami...
Oversaw the servicing of over $6 billion worth of hotel loans involving sales and loan assumptions, restructurings, mergers, deeds-in-lieu of foreclosure, forbearances and other workouts, changes in franchises/ flags, operating/ master lease issues, private equity takeovers, changes in management, e...