D. Hara Perkins

D. Hara Perkins

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D. Hara Perkins

Representative Matters

Forest City Ratner Companies in Condominium Development and Leasing Transactions

Represented Forest City Ratner Companies as master builder of the Cornell Tech Campus (a 12-acre, net-zero campus on Roosevelt Island, tying into a central utility plant) and developer of the Bridge at Cornell Tech Condominium.  Transaction involved the overlay of ground lease and condominium regimes. 

Jonathan Rose Companies Acquisition, Financing and Redevelopment of Multifamily Properties Across U.S.

Represented Jonathan Rose Companies in connection with the acquisition, financing and redevelopment of multifamily properties across the country. Handled joint venture negotiations, purchase and sale agreements, federal low-income housing tax credit and bond financings, and Fannie/Freddie and other debt.

New York City Economic Development Corporation Office Sales and Redevelopment of the Seward Park Urban Renewal Area

Represented the New York City Economic Development Corporation in connection with the redevelopment of the Seward Park Urban Renewal Area and the sale of two historic office buildings in lower Manhattan.  Required a public RFP process and negotiation with multiple bidders.

Negotiate Over $1B in Housing Tax Credit Transactions

Negotiated Low Income Housing Tax Credit transactions investing over $1B in affordable housing, on behalf of developers and investors.

Civic Consulting USA Formation and General Outside Counsel

Handled formation and 501(c)(3) filing for Civic Consulting USA, which provides social impact consulting.  Provides ongoing outside general counsel guidance and serves as Secretary of the Board.