April 2021

Real Estate Insights (and Surprises!) from Q1 2021

As we began to understand what economic recovery post COVID-19 looks like, our real estate attorneys share their observations from the first quarter of 2021.There is a general sense of optimism about the future. Increased interest in workforce housing pro…

February 2021

Data Center Leasing Considerations

This article was originally published in New England Real Estate Journal on February 26, 2021. To view the original, please click here.The market for data-center leasing in the United States, already on the rise, received an enormous boost in 2020 after CO…

December 2020

2020 Year In Review: Marc Angelone, Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP

What was the most difficult part of working during the pandemic of 2020? Personally, the most difficult part of working during the pandemic is a certain diminished sense of camaraderie and collaboration among colleagues. Although technology, such as Webex …

Impact of COVID-19 on Loan Documents

Lender responses to the pandemic have diverged based on the types of assets involved. While the long-term effects of COVID-19 on loan documents and requirements remain to be seen, there are some common accommodations and adjustments that many lenders and b…

Impact of COVID-19 on Purchase and Sale Agreements

This article addresses the potential impact of COVID-19 on critical timing provisions regarding due diligence and the closing in commercial purchase and sale agreements. The same analysis would apply in a residential transaction.At the outset of the pandem…

Impact of COVID-19 on Leases

In leasing transactions, the better part of 2020 revolved around amendments to existing leases to provide relief for tenants impacted by COVID shutdown orders and security for landlords that their rent revenues would not remain unpaid, whether temporarily …