Construction Lending: Negotiation and Documentation Issues
Construction Draws, Balancing, Retainage, Payment and Completion Guaranties, HVCRE ADC Equity Requirements
A live 90-minute premium CLE video webinar with interactive Q&A
This CLE course will provide lender's counsel with guidance in negotiating and documenting construction loans, including provisions for making loan advances, budgeting and loan balancing, payment and completion guaranties, pre-leasing requirements, retainage, and project completion. The panel will also discuss due diligence practices and how construction loans can be documented to avoid HVCRE ADC classification.
- Parties involved in a construction loan
- Construction loan risks
- Due diligence
- Construction loan documents
- Other crucial issues
The panel will review these and other critical issues:
- What additional risks and concerns arise in construction lending as opposed to standard commercial property loans?
- What are the contentious provisions in construction loan documents and the points of negotiation?
- How do plans and specs, budgeting, and retainage figure into the loan funding process?
- How do payment and completion guaranties address construction risks, and how do they vary?
La Mesa Fund Control & Escrow
La Mesa Fund Control & Escrow is a full-service escrow company located in La Mesa Cal. We are Licensed by the... | Read More
La Mesa Fund Control & Escrow is a full-service escrow company located in La Mesa Cal. We are Licensed by the Department of Business Oversight and specialize in traditional as well as construction fund control escrows. Our unique platform allows us to deliver both types of escrows which gives us a distinct competitive advantage in the marketplace. Our clients consist of banks, private money lenders, real estate agents and brokers, construction companies, and insurance companies.Close
Jason E. Goldstein
Shareholder, Co-Chair Mortgage Banking Group
Mr. Goldstein specializes in resolving complex business disputes for a diverse cross-section of clients, ranging from... | Read More
Mr. Goldstein specializes in resolving complex business disputes for a diverse cross-section of clients, ranging from national banks to insureds, private money lenders, credit unions, individuals, loan servicers, landowners, pharmaceutical companies, vaping companies, equipment finance companies, brokers and investors. He is Co-Chair of the firm’s Mortgage Banking Group, a fellow of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA) and a member of the ACMA Title Insurance Committee. Mr. Goldstein has an extensive legal background in state and federal courts across the country, which includes business litigation, real property related litigation, “private money,” title insurance claims and litigation (as well as CGL, D&O, etc.), escrow claims and litigation and misappropriation of trade secrets litigation. He also handles litigation involving wrongful foreclosure, lender liability defense, leases (commercial, residential and equipment), general contractors, receiverships and judicial foreclosures.Close
John L. Hosack
Mr. Hosack focuses his transactional practice on commercial real property loan documentation, loan workouts, REO sales... | Read More
Mr. Hosack focuses his transactional practice on commercial real property loan documentation, loan workouts, REO sales and foreclosures. He represents secured lenders and property owners at trial and on appeal in complex real property disputes, including lender liability, fraud, class actions, breaches of contract, wrongful foreclosures, mechanic’s liens, stop notices, judicial foreclosures, receiverships, escrow claims and title insurance claims.Close
David A. Weissmann
Weissmann Zucker Euster Morochnik & Garber
Mr. Weissmann has represented real estate developers, managers and lenders in a variety of transactions and... | Read More
Mr. Weissmann has represented real estate developers, managers and lenders in a variety of transactions and operational matters for over 25 years. These transactions include construction and permanent financing, revolving credit facilities, loan workouts, foreclosures, condemnation matters and claims, zoning matters and real estate sales, acquisitions, development, construction and leasing.Close
Early Discount (through 10/20/23)
Cannot Attend November 16?
Early Discount (through 10/20/23)
You may pre-order a recording to listen at your convenience. Recordings are available 48 hours after the webinar. Strafford will process CLE credit for one person on each recording. All formats include course handouts.