Development and Financing

Elkins, PLC sits at the forefront of legal representation in real estate projects at the local, state and national levels. Our real estate practice spans the development of residential, mixed-use, commercial and resort properties, acquisition, disposition, financing and leasing of real estate projects. We represent developers, investors and lenders in secured and unsecured financing transactions, including construction, permanent and mezzanine financing. Our Team’s understanding of the legal, tax and financing considerations unique to real estate development allows us to advise clients from initial inception to exit, including structuring of financing, treatment of tax considerations, compliance with local, state and federal laws, land use and zoning compliance and variations, construction law and leasing matters. Our wealth of experience and resources allows our team to get the most complex transactions structured, documented and closed in a timely and efficient manner.

Success Stories

 

Capitol Art Lofts

Representation of Developer/Owner in the revitalization of multiple buildings on Capitol Street in downtown Jackson, Mississippi into artist lofts utilizing...
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411 N. Akard

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of commercial office building in downtown Dallas, Texas, into a mixed-use commercial and residential project...
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Statler Hilton and Residences

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of historic Statler Hotel in downtown Dallas, Texas, into a mixed used project containing hotel,...
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Iberville Revitalization

Representation of Master Developer in multi-phased revitalization of Iberville Housing Project into a commercial and residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation...
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LTV Building

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of commercial office building in downtown Dallas, Texas, into a hotel and residences utilizing Tax...
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New Orleans Jazz Market

Representation of Developer/Owner for redevelopment of a live performance venue with ancillary office space and jazz archives utilizing New Markets...
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225 Baronne

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of commercial office building in downtown New Orleans into a hotel and residences utilizing New...
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McDonogh 16 Redevelopment

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization and redevelopment of a former high school in New Orleans, Louisiana, into a residential development...
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Saenger Theater

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of theater project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Louisiana Live Performance & Infrastructure Tax...
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Second Line Stages

Representation of Developer/Owner for development of film production studio utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, and Louisiana Live Performance & Infrastructure...
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Hibernia Towers

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, IDB Lease Back...
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Tableau

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of theater and adjacent restaurant project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits. Gary J. Elkins
 

Carver Theater

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of historic African-American theater project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits. Gary J. Elkins...
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Mid City Market

Representation of Developer/Owner for commercial retail project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins
 

Civic Lofts & Theater

Representation of Developer/Owner for phased mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and HUD 221 (d)(4) financing, as...
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Roosevelt Hotel

Representation of Developer/Owner for revitalization of a hotel utilizing New Markets Tax Credits and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits F. Paul Simoneaux Shawn J....
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Habitat for Humanity

Representation of nationwide Habitat for Humanity affiliates for development of affordable housing utilizing New Markets Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins Susan...
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Texaco Building

Representation of Developer/Owner for elderly housing residential project utilizing Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, LHFA Multifamily Revenue Bonds, and...
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National WWII Museum

Representation of Developer/Owner for phased development of museum utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Louisiana Live Performance & Infrastructure Tax Credits and a Community...
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Blue Plate Lofts

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use residential, artist lofts and commercial project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Low Income Housing Tax Credits,...
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The Preserve

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use residential and commercial development utilizing  Low Income Housing Tax Credits and a Community Development Block Grant...
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Columbia Parc

Representation of Developer/Owner for multiple phased residential project utilizing Low Income Housing Tax Credits, a Community Development Block Grant, and IDB Multifamily...
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Aloysius Apartments

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing Low Income Housing Tax Credits and a Community Development Block Grant Gary...
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Union Lofts

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and Gulf Opportunity Zone Redevelopment Incentives Gary J....
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Saratoga

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins F. Paul Simoneaux Shawn J. Richard
 

Healing Center

Representation of Developer/Owner for commercial retail project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and a Community Development Block Grant Gary J....
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The Saint Hotel

Representation of Developer/Owner for hotel project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits F. Paul Simoneaux Shawn J. Richard Deborah...
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Maritime

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use residential and commercial project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, New Markets Tax Credits and HUD 221(d)(4) financing Gary...
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Mills Building

Representation of Developer/Owner for commercial office project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits and Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Shawn J. Richard
 

King Edward Hotel

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use residential and hotel project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits , Mississippi State New Market...
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Standard Life Building

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use residential and commercial project utilizing New Markets Tax Credits, Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Mississippi State New...
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Ritz Carlton

Representation of Developer/Owner for hotel project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Enterprise Zone and Façade Donation Gary J. Elkins Susan J....
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International House

Representation of Developer/Owner for hotel project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins F. Paul Simoneaux
 

Federal Fibre Mills

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and HUD 221 (d) (4) financing Gary J. Elkins
 

American Can

Representation of Developer/Owner for mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and Tax Exempt Bonds Gary J. Elkins Susan...
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Woodward Wight

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and Tax Exempt Bonds Gary J. Elkins
 

Astor Hotel

Representation of Developer/Owner for hotel project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins
 

River Garden

Representation of Developer/Owner for conversion of public housing to mixed use commercial and residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, Hope...
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Cotton Mill

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential project through condominium sell-off utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins Michael L. Mancuso Shawn...
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Whitney Hotel

Representation of Developer/Owner for hotel project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins F. Paul Simoneaux
 

The Orphanage

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Michael L. Mansuco
 

St Elizabeth Condiminiums

Representation of Developer/Owner for residential condominium project utilizing Restoration Tax Abatement Michael L. Mancuso
 

Palace Cafe

Representation of Developer/Owner for restaurant project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins
 

Rubensteins

Representation of Developer/Owner for retail project utilizing Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits and New Markets Tax Credits Gary J. Elkins Shawn...
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