Acquisition and Development of Mixed-Use Development Kendall Village Center

Represent several affiliated joint ventures in their acquisition (including assemblage of parcels from various unaffiliated adjacent owners), development, leasing and financing of Kendall Village Center, a retail, entertainment, residential and office mixed use project in Miami-Dade County.  This representation included drafting of Reciprocal Easement Agreements and Declarations of Restrictions to tie together the operational aspects of several parcels, including an office condominium component and several free standing third party owned outparcels.  

Arnold A. Brown
Of Counsel
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...
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...
Representation of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the chapter 11 case of Poinciana Development, a developer of more than 500 single family homes in Southwest Miami-Dade County, Florida, who ran out of construction financing and was unable complete the development of the last 34 home...