Sklar Kirsh assists clients in acquiring and selling commercial and residential real estate properties, whether it’s a single asset transaction, national portfolio of properties, raw land for ground up development or REO assets. We offer our clients depth of experience, range and breadth of industry contacts and a thorough understanding of the varied marketplaces in which our clients do business within Southern California and beyond.

We counsel clients in the acquiring and selling of all sectors of income producing assets as well as development projects. In addition to preparing the core transaction documents, such as the purchase and sale agreement and related closing documents, we assist our clients in performing all due diligence relating to the acquisition or disposition of property, such as (i) reviewing all title matters relating to the property, (ii) confirming all requisite land use approvals for the property have been obtained from the applicable governmental agencies, (iii) reviewing all leases and preparing abstracts to identify material matters, and (iv) consulting with our clients regarding any relevant tax concerns.

Representative Matters

  • Represented TruAmerica Multifamily, LLC, in connection with its joint venture acquisition of the Vinings Corner Apartments, a 360-unit multifamily apartment project located in Smyrna, Georgia.
  • Represented Tides Equities, LLC in connection with its $31,300,000 joint venture acquisition of a 227-unit apartment community known as The Standard Apartments, located in Tempe, Arizona.  Equity was provided by Beverly Pacific, LLC, which was represented by Eisner, PC.  Financing was provided Colony Capital, which was represented by Polsinelli PC.
  • Represented an affiliate of Lion Real Estate Group in connection with the acquisition of “Glengarry Heights,” a multi-family property located in Nashville, Tennessee for a purchase price of $13,120,000, as well as in connection with a $10,360,000 acquisition loan from Berkadia.  The Seller was represented by Tune, Entrekin & White, P.C., and the lender was represented by Troutman Sanders.
  • Represented Kazi Property Group in its acquisition of the Desert Peaks Apartments located in El Paso, Texas for a purchase price of $6,250,000.  The acquisition was a joint venture with Realty Mogul, who was represented by Abram Roy LLP.  The transaction also included the formation of a syndication for our client’s member entity in the joint venture, and an acquisition loan in the amount of $6,212,500 from Ameritas Life Insurance Corp.
  • Represented TruAmerica Multifamily, LLC, in connection with the sale of Haven at Charbonneau Apartment Homes, a 126-unit multi-family apartment building located in Tualatin, Oregon, to a subsidiary of Gleiberman Investments, Inc., for $22,600,000.  Buyer was represented by Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP.
  • Represented Tides Equities, LLC in connection with the $27,500,000 joint venture acquisition of the Arbors at 5th Apartments, a 197-unit apartment complex in Tempe, Arizona.  Equity was provided by Asset Management Consultants, Inc., which was represented by Davies Lemmis Raphaely.  Financing was provided MF-1 Capital LLC which was represented by Holland & Knight LLP.
  • Represented Tides Equities, LLC in connection with its $26,600,000 joint venture acquisition of a 181-unit apartment community known as The Solstice Apartments, located in Phoenix, Arizona.  Equity was provided by Beverly Pacific, LLC, which was represented by Eisner, PC.  Financing was provided Colony Capital, which was represented by Polsinelli PC.  Seller was represented by Carpenter, Hazlewood, Delgado & Bolen, LLP.
  • Represented BRC Bellaire Texas I, LLC, an affiliate of Bellaire Real Estate, in its sale of the Villa Bonita Apartments in Dallas, Texas for a purchase price of $15,850,000.  Buyer was represented by Watson Farley & Williams LLP out of New York, New York.
  • Represented Kazi Property Group in its acquisition of an apartment complex located in College Park, Georgia known as Alexandria Landing Apartments for a purchase price of $19,650,480.  The acquisition was a joint venture with Eightfold Capital, who was represented by Berger Singerman in Miami, Florida.  The transaction also included the formation of a syndication for our client’s member entity in the joint venture, and an acquisition loan in the amount of $20,750,000 from Walker & Dunlop, who was represented by Sheppard Mullin.  Seller was represented by Polsinelli.
  • Represented The Jacobson Company (“Jacobson”) in connection with the $46,800,000 acquisition of The Velo Apartments – a 240 unit apartment complex located in Denver, Colorado.  To finance the acquisition, Jacobson assumed two existing Freddie Mac Loans and obtained an additional supplemental loan from Berkadia Commercial Mortgage, LLC.  Lender was represented by Troutman Sanders LLP.
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  • “Sklar Kirsh’s attentiveness to detail, breadth and depth of legal knowledge, uniquely combined with good business judgment, have made them terrific thought partners. Their approach to problem solving and ability to be collaborative, have made them a pleasure to work with. We are delighted to have their counsel.”
    — Yaniv Tepper, Manager of Kinematics, LLC, and Managing Partner and co-Founder, Angeleno Group, LLC

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