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Nixon Peabody LLP

Real Estate

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What the team is known for

A prominent presence in the Boston real estate market, offering transactional advice and assistance with leasings. Continues to be recognized for its specialist insight into the financing and development of affordable housing. Tax credits practice also includes advising on historic rehabilitation and renewable energy projects. Often called upon by tenants, landlords and investment managers. Noted experience in many sectors including senior housing and higher education.


One source says: "They are extremely responsive and work very diligently on deals."

Another remarks: "The firm has capable and high-quality attorneys; they are very detailed and bring strong representation to our team."

"Nixon Peabody brings to the table the capabilities and bench-depth of a broad national firm and the close attorney-client relationships that one might expect from a much smaller practice," says one client.

Work highlights

Represented Avanath Capital Management in its acquisition of Morton Village Apartment, a 207-unit affordable housing community, in Boston.

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Every business venture involves real estate. Whether you’re building a 30-acre corporate campus, or launching a new venture from your home office, your property-related choices will have a pivotal effect on your bottom line.

Clients rely on us to pinpoint the opportunities among the issues they face in tomorrow’s real estate marketplace. At any given moment, you’ll find us working on a variety of deals, properties, and asset classes. Our hard-earned experience gives us an intuitive understanding of your business goals and the speed and creativity to get you there with minimum fuss.

Who we work with:

  • Clients who change landscapes, improve neighborhoods, and buy, sell or lease any kind of real property
  • Firms involved in real estate finance and capital markets
  • Businesses engaged in exchanging distressed debt or that are involved in real estate workouts
  • Companies that work with affordable housing and tax credit financing

Real Estate

Nixon Peabody LLP


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MA 02109-2835

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