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 …

September 2020

Land Use Considerations for Converting Vacant Retail Space for Distribution Spaces

This article was featured in the New England Real Estate Journal on December 18, 2020. To view the article, please click here.The continued decline of big box retailers, particularly in the wake of COVID-19, has left large spaces in malls and shopping plaz…

June 2020

How Businesses Can Convert Real Estate into Cash and Continue to Operate at the Property

The impacts of COVID-19 on businesses are being felt across industries and around the globe. The impacts to many US businesses have been profound and quick access to cash has become of critical importance to many companies. At the same time companies’ ca…