Public -Private Partnerships (P3s)

   LAW OFFICES
             OF
EDWARD S. WEST
 West
  • Represented from 2003 – 2008 a District of Columbia quasi-governmental redevelopment entity in its $225 million mixed-use redevelopment in Washington, D.C. known as City Vista containing 129,000 SF of retail (including a Safeway), 244 apartments (with affordable housing component), 441 condominium units (with affordable housing component) and two underground garage areas

    • Negotiated exclusive rights and land development agreements, two master ground leases and three sets of condominium regime documents, and contracts for transferable development right
    • Handled bid procurement/developer selection issues
    • Negotiated the ground lessor's aspects of the $160 million Wachovia loan documents, the Safeway lease, and AIA design and construction contracts


  • Represented a regional transportation authority in its initial ground lease and redevelopment negotiations for a $90 million Washington, D.C. transit-oriented, mixed-use development (274 apartments, 70,000 SF of retail, and three garages)


  • Represented a District of Columbia quasi-governmental redevelopment entity in its initial structuring negotiations for the public-private redevelopment of the McMillan Reservoir site in Washington, D.C. now contemplated to include 1 million SF of healthcare facilities, 146 condominium townhouses, 531 apartments, a 50,000 SF grocery, 30,000 SF retail, an 8-acre central park, and a 17,000 SF community center with a pool, fitness center, multi-purpose rooms, and gallery space