Sklar Kirsh assists clients in acquiring and selling commercial and residential real estate properties, whether it’s a single asset transaction, national portfolio of properties, raw land for ground up development or REO assets. We offer our clients depth of experience, range and breadth of industry contacts and a thorough understanding of the varied marketplaces in which our clients do business within Southern California and beyond.

We counsel clients in the acquiring and selling of all sectors of income producing assets as well as development projects. In addition to preparing the core transaction documents, such as the purchase and sale agreement and related closing documents, we assist our clients in performing all due diligence relating to the acquisition or disposition of property, such as (i) reviewing all title matters relating to the property, (ii) confirming all requisite land use approvals for the property have been obtained from the applicable governmental agencies, (iii) reviewing all leases and preparing abstracts to identify material matters, and (iv) consulting with our clients regarding any relevant tax concerns.

Representative Matters

  • We represented Tides Equities, LLC in connection with the $15,250,000 acquisition of the Murano Apartments, a 187-unit apartment complex in Phoenix, Arizona.  Buyer was represented by Mast Law Firm, P.C. Financing was provided by RCC Real Estate Funding, Inc., which was represented by Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.
  • We represented New Standard Equities, Inc., in connection with the sale of Rancho Azul Apartments, a 74-unit multi-family apartment building located in San Diego California, to 116 Palm Avenue, LLC, for $17,900,000.00
  • We represented Tides Equities, LLC in connection with the $15,250,000 acquisition of the Murano Apartments, a 187-unit apartment complex in Phoenix, Arizona.  Buyer was represented by Mast Law Firm, P.C. Financing was provided by RCC Real Estate Funding, Inc., which was represented by Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP.
  • We represented New Standard Equities, Inc., in connection with the sale of Rancho Azul Apartments, a 74-unit multi-family apartment building located in San Diego California, to 116 Palm Avenue, LLC, for $17,900,000.00.
  • We represented New Standard Equities in its $26,000,000 acquisition of the Mediterranean at Towngate, a 227-unit apartment community in Moreno Valley, California, and introduced NSE to Brixton Capital who provided joint venture equity to capitalize the transaction.
  • Represented an affiliate of Vista Investment Group, LLC in connection with a joint venture with an affiliate of PIMCO Investment Management Co LLC, and we represented the joint venture in the acquisition of the Vasona Technology Park located in Campbell, California for $113,300,000. The acquisition was financed by Wells Fargo Bank.
  • Represented Shopoff Realty Investments, L.P. in connection with the sale of a 624-unit multifamily apartment complex located in Las Vegas, Nevada, to a subsidiary of Archon Corporation. Sklar Kirsh had previously assisted Shopoff in its acquisition of Skypointe last year at a purchase price of $72,250,000.
  • Represented The Bascom Group, as sponsor’s joint venture counsel, in connection with the acquisition of a 406-unit multifamily project located in the city of Santa Ana, CA, with a purchase price of $94,000,000.
  • Represented New Standard Equities in connection with its acquisition of a 227-unit apartment community from TruAmerica Multifamily for $27,850,000 in Moreno Valley, CA. Equity was provided by Brixton Real Estate Investments, LLC and financing was provided by CBRE Capital Markets, Inc.
  • Represented CollegePlace Partners, LLC in the purchase of a student housing portfolio at Brigham Young University for a total purchase price of approximately $33,000,000, which was financed by Wells Fargo.
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  • We've built our agency in part by being faster, more attentive, and smarter than the competition. We can't do that unless our partners are of the same caliber. The team at Sklar Kirsh has proven time and again that they are as hungry and committed as we are. The relationship with our agency and Sklar Kirsh could not be more cohesive. They have an expert understanding of our business and provide trustworthy advice - especially in difficult situations.
    — Marc Simons, Manager of Giant Spoon LLC

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