Real Estate Finance Law

Real estate financing is a changing market – one with which Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank is intimately familiar and uniquely capable of navigating for our clients. We represent national and regional banking institutions, private equity funds, mezzanine lenders, and borrowers in the financing and refinancing of real estate property. Our Real Estate Finance attorneys work with clients to structure, negotiate, and document a variety of commercial and real estate financing transactions, from acquisition financing to loan workouts.

KVCF clients benefit from our familiarity with the lending process. From CMBS and portfolio loans, to mezzanine financing and private placements of debt, our understanding of the key business drivers affecting real estate financing allow us to offer effective counsel.

KVCF’s expertise in Real Financing includes:

  • Debt financing – handling all loan types, including permanent loans, construction loans, bridge loans, participating loans, mezzanine loans, conduit loans, and loans secured by fee simple and leasehold interests
  • Equity financing – structuring cost-effective alternatives to debt in either public or private securities offerings, including syndicating real estate interests through a Delaware statutory trust, forming a REIT, or other options
  • Distressed assets – working with lenders and borrowers to manage distressed assets, including enforcing guaranty agreements, documenting deeds in lieu of foreclosure, or negotiating modifications to troubled loans, and much more
  • Public and private real estate companies – advising on public and private REITs and a full range of corporate and securities matters, including equity and debt financing, mergers, acquisitions, other strategic business combinations, joint ventures, and general corporate partnership and real estate matters

Do you have legal needs in one of these areas or another area of Real Estate Finance Law? Contact us to discuss how we can help.