Real Estate Finance


  • Lender Representation

    Represented a privately held real estate lending company, and its affiliates, in connection with programmatic hospitality, multifamily and condominium loans across the United States in

  • Lender Representation

    Represented a specialty provider of financing in its loan to a real estate investment and development company for historic rehabilitation of a building in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio. Munsch Hardt prepared



When it comes to representing lenders, we partner with a wide variety, from large, U.S. and foreign banks, pensions and private equity funds, REITS and loan servicers to regional banks and financial institutions in connection with traditional and non-traditional financing. We also represent numerous real estate owners, developers and investors in connection with real estate financing, construction, development and acquisitions. Our ability to assist clients on both sides of a transaction affords us the experience to understand and navigate the complexities inherent in any substantial commercial real estate transaction, including:

  • Acquisition and development loans
  • Loan assignments
  • Bond financing
  • Mezzanine financing
  • Bridge loans
  • Mortgage-backed security loans
  • Construction loans
  • Revolving credit loans (both secured and unsecured)
  • Debt/equity transactions
  • Syndicated and securitized loans
  • Deed-in-Lieu of foreclosure transactions
  • Tax increment financing
  • Leveraged loans
  • Workouts
  • Lines of credit

From the manufacturing industry to the hospitality industry, we represent clients in a variety of asset types, such as (i) land, (ii) office, (iii) retail, (iv) hotels, (v) industrial, (vi) multifamily, (vii) mixed-use and (viii) condominiums. Should clients encounter distressed or non-performing properties, our Real Estate Finance attorneys partner with our Bankruptcy and Litigation experts to outline strategic and practical options to protect and enhance our clients’ rights. In addition, the Firm’s Environmental, Construction and Land Use experts frequently assist and provide value-added support when it comes to sophisticated real estate finance transitions.

Our attorneys across the firm are known not only for our technical expertise, but also for our pragmatic approach to solving problems. This allows us to helping clients achieve a cost-efficient and timely closing for even the most complex real estate finance transaction.