Akerman LLP is a top 100 U.S. law firm recognized among the most forward-thinking firms in the industry by Financial Times. Its more than 700 lawyers and business professionals collaborate with the world’s most successful enterprises and entrepreneurs to navigate change, seize opportunities, and help drive innovation and growth.
With a national platform and multidisciplinary approach, Akerman's Real Estate practice relies upon a comprehensive understanding of New York City zoning and land use regulations, process and policy to advise property owners, developers, lenders and financial institutions, architects and other real estate stakeholders in all aspects of real estate development.
We assist in the development, financing, acquisition, sale, and restructuring of government-assisted multifamily affordable and workforce housing projects. In addition, our team has substantial experience with complex real estate financing vehicles, including tax-exempt bonds, low-income housing tax credits, new market tax credits, federal, state, and local government grant programs, and related incentives.