Jonathan E. Eady

171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363
404.873.8656 phone

Representative Experience

Real Estate Transactions

  • Representation of borrower in connection with CMBS loan secured by 70+ properties in multiple states.
  • Represented a developer in connection with structuring and negotiating multiple development joint ventures across the U.S.
  • Represented a master developer in developing mixed-use project with hotel, retail and residential components.
  • Represented a mezzanine lender/investor with restructuring of loan to equity investment and modification of senior debt.
  • Represented a purchaser of distressed property through loan assumption and workout of existing senior debt.
  • Represented a borrower/owner of nonperforming multifamily rental project with analysis of issues for workout with lenders and investor.
  • Represented a real estate equity fund in connection with its investment in mixed-use urban development.
  • Represented an owner in connection with acquisition and disposition of retail shopping centers.
  • Represented a subordinate lender in connection with foreclosure by senior lender and bankruptcy of borrower.
  • Represented a borrower in connection with failed permanent loan conversion and negotiation with lender and investors.
  • Represented a borrower with negotiation of forbearance agreement on construction loan for condominium project.
  • Represented a REIT in acquisition of major regional shopping mall.
  • Represented a developer in connection with multi-phased, mixed-use development comprised of multifamily and single family residential components, a new elementary school, a community center, a YMCA, a bank branch and other retail.
  • Represented a real estate investor in connection with equity investment in various retail, multifamily, office and mixed-use projects.
  • Represented a REIT in connection with acquisition and financing of several large refrigerated warehouses and distribution facilities.
  • Represented subordinate lender in workout negotiations with senior noteholders regarding receivership, foreclosure and bankruptcy issues.

Corporate Business Transactions

  • Represented acquiring company in stock purchase of manufacturing company.
  • Represented a temperature-controlled warehousing company in connection with national customer warehousing agreements.
  • Represented a communications technology manufacturing company with various supply agreements.
  • Represented a warehouse REIT in preparation of IPO disclosure documents.
  • Represented a wood-chip manufacturer in connection with customized equipment purchase and supply agreements.

Affordable Housing

  • Represented an owner/developer of affordable multifamily housing projects in connection with financing comprised of tax-exempt bonds, LIHTC equity investment, and various other government subsidized funding sources.
  • Represented a CDE in its formation and allocation of New Markets Tax Credits and subsequent loans to several Qualified Active Low Income Community Businesses.
  • Represented a LIHTC investor to evaluate alternatives in connection with distressed affordable multifamily housing project.
  • Represented a public housing authority in structuring and financing with HOPE VI HUD grant funds a large master planned community revitalization project with multiple components, including public infrastructure, mixed-income housing and recreational amenities.
  • Represented a developer of multifamily housing development in connection with negotiation and implementation of TAD bonds (tax increment financing) funding from local development authority.
  • Represented a developer in negotiating master development agreements with public housing authorities and other government agencies for public/private partnerships.
  • Represented a subordinate lender to assess its rights and remedies in connection with a senior loan default on a mixed-income rental housing project.
  • Represented a developer/owner of senior low-income rental housing project in development and financing with loan from public housing authority and Section 1602 exchange funds loan from state housing agency.
  • Represented a developer/owner in development and financing of mixed-use, multifamily rental housing and retail project, including joint venture with faith-based organization, FH 221 (d)(4) loan, and LIHTC equity investment. 

Healthcare Real Estate

  • Represented owner/operator in acquisition of senior assisted living and nursing home facility, including drafting and negotiating operational agreement in a continuum of care community.
  • Represented developer of a senior assisted living facility, including a joint venture with the operator.
  • Represented purchaser in stock acquisition and financing of addiction recovery and rehabilitation center.
  • Represented developer/owner of affordable assisted living communities, including all development and financing issues, combining sources of operational and development subsidiaries.
  • Represented developer/owner of seniors and special needs housing with supportive services components.
  • Represented seller of skilled nursing facility in connection with stock sale.
  • Represented operator/tenant of skilled nursing facility in connection with new lease and related financing with landlord.

Hospitality and Resort

  • Represented a large international hotel operator in business venture and lease with high-end restaurant in multiple hotel locations.
  • Represented a national hotel chain in acquisition and development of property for banquet facilities.
  • Represented an investor in distressed proposed hotel development with sale of investor’s interest.
  • Represented international hotel chain in financing of hotel facilities.
  • Represented a developer in connection with Caribbean-based development of luxury resort-anchored, mixed-use project, including negotiation of acquisition and concession documents with government.