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Real Estate Finance

We work side by side with our clients to execute transactions efficiently and effectively—we understand what matters to both our clients and opposing parties and we explain the actual, practical risks to our clients.

Robinson Franzman’s Real Estate Finance Team provides comprehensive counsel on a wide array of real estate investments on behalf of borrowers, lenders, investors in structuring, managing and maximizing the returns on their debt and equity investments, including acquisition and disposition of mortgage loans and mortgage loan portfolios. Our real estate finance attorneys are well-versed in navigating and negotiating sophisticated commercial real estate transactions in all sectors.  From conventional financing arrangements to complex financing structures we handle finance transactions with a deal-oriented mindset.  Examples of the real estate finance matters we handle:

  • Real estate acquisition, construction and permanent lending 
  • HUD/FHA mortgage insurance programs 
  • Fannie Mae multifamily loan programs 
  • Freddie Mac multifamily mortgage programs 
  • Loan syndications and loan participations 
  • Leasehold mortgage financing 
  • Hospitality lending 
  • Retail financing 
  • Subordinated debt and mezzanine lending 
  • Bankruptcy, workouts and foreclosure proceedings 
  • Multistate loan transactions 
  • Representation of borrowers and lenders in all facets of real estate financing transactions
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Creditor’s Rights and Bankruptcy
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Investment Disputes
  • Acquisitions and Dispositions of Commercial Assets
  • Land Development and Construction
  • Leasing and Property Management
  • Office and Industrial
  • Retail Development
  • Multifamily Syndications
  • Joint Ventures
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Formation and Consulting
  • Technology Transactions
  • Transactional Due Diligence
  • Private Equity Fund Formation
  • Multifamily Syndication Structuring
  • Residential and Commercial foreclosure services
  • Deed in Lieu and Loan Modifications
  • Creditor's Rights and Bankruptcy
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Writ of garnishment response and management
  • Commercial loan litigation and collections
  • Deficiency actions against guarantors

  • SBA 7(a) Transactions
  • SBA 504 Transactions
  • USDA
  • SBA Express Lines of Credit
  • SBA Import/Export Loans
  • Acquisition and disposition of hospitality assets
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Licensing and development
  • CMBS Transactions
  • Asset-based lending
  • Real Estate Lending – Borrower and Lender
  • Restructuring and Loan Workouts
  • Commercial Closings
  • Escrow Agent for earnest money and due diligence deposits
  • Lien Searches
  • Closing document preparation
  • Preparation of title and exception abstracts
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