Practices

Housing Finance

Ballard Spahr’s housing finance attorneys help clients navigate legal and related business issues in transactions nationwide, encompassing all types of construction, bridge, revolving, and permanent financing.

Our housing finance attorneys handle housing and community development transactions across the country. With vast experience in both taxable and tax-exempt lending structures, we represent real estate development, finance, and investment firms, as well as commercial banks, other mortgage banking institutions, bond issuers, and underwriters. Our attorneys draw on their experience and skill in real estate and finance to advise on housing and community development projects including acquisition, rehabilitation, and refunding loans, in addition to construction financing. We also assist clients with loan assumptions, distressed asset advice, and default resolution.

Our clients include national leaders in senior housing, affordable housing, and other single- and multifamily housing sectors. Our experience in the seniors housing market includes advising on licensing and compliance, as well as resolving issues involving licensing deficiencies, change of ownership procedures, and Medicaid provider agreements.