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Socrates Xanthopoulos

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Socrates Xanthopoulos is a real estate attorney representing a diverse group of clients, including owners, developers, institutional lenders, family offices, asset/investment/property management firms, principal investing firms, closely-held companies and individuals in complex real estate and business transactions at all levels, and involving properties across all real estate asset classes throughout the nation.
Socrates regularly advises, counsels and represents his clients in a broad-range of transactional activities, including the origination and closing of mortgage, mezzanine and construction loans related to multi-family, mixed-use, condominium, office, hotel, residential and retail properties.
Recent notable transactions include:
Represented borrower of $83,000,000 CMBS loan in connection with the refinancing of an office tower and parking garage in Richmond, VA
Represented purchaser/borrower in $70,000,000 joint venture acquisition of 4 land parcels (encumbered by 2 ground leases) in Los Angeles, CA, including ~$60,000,000 in CMBS mortgage financing.
Represented developer/borrower of $65,000,000 construction loan ($53MM mortgage, $12MM mezzanine) to finance the joint-venture development of a 10-story, 142,500 SF, 74-unit, mixed-use condominium project in Queens, NY.
Represented borrower of $60,000,000 construction loan in connection with the refinance of 3 buildings in Atlanta, GA containing ~156,000 square feet of office, retail and showroom space, with ~419 parking spac
Represented seller in $57,000,000 sale of NNN, ground-leased business park in San Diego, CA, including the purchaser’s assumption of the seller’s existing mortgage debt (~$31,000,000).
Represented seller in $57,000,000 sale of NNN, ground-leased business park in San Diego, CA, including the purchaser’s assumption of the seller’s existing mortgage debt (~$31,000,000).
Represented borrower of $52,000,000 mortgage loan in connection with the $90.5MM acquisition of a multifamily, mixed-use building in Manhattan, NY, containing 48 residential apartments and 2 office spaces.
Represented borrower of $31,000,000 mortgage loan (small portion of which was mezzanine-financed) in connection with the refinance of 2 inter-connected creative office buildings in Chicago, IL, containing ~150,000 net rentable square feet and a 1.12-acre surface parking lot with 141 parking spaces.

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