Representation, as local counsel, of New York based luxury real estate development and construction firm regarding the acquisition of and pre-development financing for 13 homes in Miami Beach, Florida for approximately $46 million. Dealing with 13 individual sellers and numerous tenants that needed to vacate the properties was a significant challenge. Our client plans to demolish all 13 homes and develop a residential condominium.
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...
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...
US Homes applied for and received zoning approval of a 1,500-unit residential community in Lee County, Florida; the neighbors challenged the approval in court. We represented US Homes in the appeal and subsequent remand, obtaining a favorable resolution to the matter for our client.