Matt Basile is a senior associate in the firm’s New York office. He has experience in commercial real estate, in mortgage, mezzanine and construction financing, acquisitions and dispositions, joint venture developments, and government leases and net lease transactions.
Matt has experience with transactions involving different types of commercial real estate assets, including office developments, retail property, apartment complexes, and distressed religious assets.
In addition, Matt is a Director and Co-Founder of Building Bridges, a not-for-profit organization committed to constructing schools, orphanages, clean water wells, medical clinics, and bridges in impoverished communities around the world.
Represented a religious order in connection with the sale of its campus in White Plains, New York.
Represented an owner in connection with the acquisition and development of a portfolio of Department of Veterans Affairs medical clinics, including the negotiation of CT mortgage and mezzanine financing, construction loan financing, joint venture and DST structure, development agreement and other property documents.
Represented a life insurance company in connection with the origination of $60 million mortgage loan secured by an apartment building in Long Island City, New York.
Represented a major investment bank in connection with the origination of a $240 million securitized mortgage loan secured by a portfolio of hotels in the United States.
Represented the seller of a Park Avenue office tower in connection with litigation after the purchaser failed to close a $180 million acquisition due to the decline in the real estate market.