Commercial Real Estate

Development of a 26-story high-rise condominium in St. Louis, Missouri.

A $150 million sale-leaseback lease and ground lease financing restructuring involving the redevelopment of a mixed-use hotel and office project.

Development of multiple residential condominium buildings containing several hundred units as part of a larger mixed-use project in suburban Chicago, Illinois.

A $35 million development of a mixed-use building in Chicago, Illinois with a specialty grocery store on the first floor and a community group on the upper floors.

An upscale $200 million joint-venture lifestyle center in suburban Portland, Oregon, which includes 450,000 square feet of retail space, including a national grocer and cinema, and 50,000 square feet of office space.

A $500 million joint-venture lifestyle center outside of Austin, Texas, including the negotiation of a reciprocal easement agreement with a national department store, sales tax rebate financing, vertical subdivision, and leasing of 725,000 square feet of retail space, including a national department store and cinema, 150,000 square feet of office condominiums and 300,000 square feet of for-rent and for-sale residential units.

A $300 million lifestyle center in suburban Los Angeles, California, which includes 300,000 square feet of upscale retail space, including a national grocer, several reverse build-to suit restaurant leases and 50,000 square feet of office space.

A $125 million lifestyle center project in east suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota, involving joint-venture agreements, special assessment financing, like-kind exchange issues, and the leasing of 400,000 square feet of retail space, including a national grocer and the sale of numerous outlots.

A $100 million power center developed on a ground lease on public-owned land in Portland, Oregon, including 350,000 square feet of retail space and 25,000 square feet of office space.

A $65 million power center developed on a ground lease in suburban Portland, Oregon, including 300,000 square feet of retail space and 10,000 square feet of office space.

A $100 million power center in suburban Tampa, Florida, which includes a national department store and 250,000 square feet of retail space.

A $75 million Jewel/Target-anchored shopping center in north suburban Chicago, Illinois, including 250,000 square feet of retail space and several outlots.

Representation of remainderman in 101-site national restaurant portfolio, including disposition, financing and related ongoing matters.

A Harris Teeter-anchored project in suburban Washington, D.C., including 125,000 square feet of retail space and outlots.

Representation of national developer in several multi-state, multi-property real estate purchase and sale transactions, including $100 million, 5-site retail portfolio, $75 million, 7-site industrial portfolio, $85 million, 4-site office portfolio, and related sale, financing, development, leasing and property management matters.

A $100 million Jewel-anchored center in south suburban Chicago, Illinois, including 400,000 square feet of retail space and several outlots. A Dominick’s-anchored project in north suburban Chicago, Illinois, including 200,000 square feet of retail space and outlots.

Representation of owner participant in $130 million, 30-store leveraged sale-leaseback with estate-for-years/unsubordinated remainder structure, involving multiple loan participants, with ongoing tasks including separate property restructurings, exchanges, and sale and refinancing transactions.

A Cub Foods-anchored project in south suburban Minneapolis, Minnesota, including special assessment and construction financing, and negotiating 150,000 square feet of retail leases and outlot sale agreements.

Representation of lessee in $50 million sale and leveraged leaseback and ground lease financing of 8 locations for national department store.

Development of numerous multi-tenant office buildings in suburban Chicago, Illinois, Kansas City, Missouri, St. Louis, Missouri, and Minneapolis, Minnesota totaling over 2 million square feet of office space.