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Historic & New Markets Tax Credits

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) Strand Theater Project

Assisted A.C.T. in its acquisition and development of the historic Strand Theatre in San Francisco.  We represented A.C.T. in almost all aspects of the project, from property purchase, land use entitlements, financing, including the use of New Markets and Historic Tax Credits, and construction. Read More

Berkeley-Albany YMCA Teen Center
Assisted with the acquisition, construction and New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) Program, which permits taxpayers to receive a credit against federal income taxes for making qualified equity investments in designated Community Development Entities (CDEs).  Read More
Cavallo Point, Sausalito
Represented the developers and owners of Cavallo Point Lodge at Fort Baker in Sausalito, CA with the rehabilitation of historic buildings and in securing federal historic tax credits for the project. Read More
Citizen Hotel, Sacramento

Represented the developers and owners of the Citizen Hotel in Sacramento, CA with the rehabilitation of the historic building and in securing federal historic tax credits for the project. We also assisted with construction financing and negotiations with the local redevelopment agency. Read More

First Security Building, Salt Lake City
The $20 million rehabilitation of the First Security Building in Salt Lake City, Utah involved both the Historic Tax Credit and the New Markets Tax Credit. Read More
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco
Financing and tax credit investment for rehabilitation of historic structures at Fort Mason in the San Francisco Golden Gate National Recreation Area. Assisted with the National Parks Service lease.  Read More
Fox Tucson Theatre, Tucson
The $15 million rehabilitation of the Fox Tucson Theatre in Tucson, Arizona involved a tax-exempt sponsor / developer in which we were nevertheless able to syndicate both the Historic and New Markets Tax Credits. Read More
Freight & Salvage Performance Venue, Berkeley

Assisted Freight & Salvage with New Markets Tax Credits program in the development of a performance venue run by the Berkeley Society for the Preservation of Traditional Music. Read More

International Center to End Violence Conference Center, San Francisco
Secured Historic Tax Credit for the $20 million rehabilitation of the International Center to End Violence Conference Center in the center of the Presidio in San Francisco, California. Read More
Langham Hotel, Chicago
Secured Historic Tax Credit for the over $200 million rehabilitation of a five star hotel in Downtown Chicago. Read More
One Kearny Office Building, San Francisco
Secured Historic Tax Credit for the $75 million rehabilitation of the One Kearny office building in downtown San Francisco, California. Read More
Piers 1.5, 3 & 5, San Francisco
Secured Historic Tax Credit for the $50 million rehabilitation of Piers 1.5, 3 & 5 in San Francisco, California. Read More
San Francisco Ferry Building
Represented the developer in development agreement, ground lease and entitlements for the San Francisco Ferry Building, an $80 million federal historic tax credit renovation project under the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).  We negotiated a complicated transaction with the Port of San Francisco, including a ground lease and development agreement, and obtained myriad entitlements for the project from the City of San Francisco, the State Lands Commission, the State Historic Preservation Office and the National Park Service.  We also negotiated several complicated lease buyouts and handled a proposed condemnation proceeding. Read More
The Exploratorium, San Francisco
Represented this San Francisco science education facility with federal historic tax credits and construction documentation and insurance program structuring. Read More
White Stag Building, Portland
The $30 million rehabilitation of the White Stag Building in Portland, Oregon involved both the Historic Tax Credit and the New Markets Tax Credit. Read More