Real Estate & Construction Practice
Apollo serves as both tax counsel and real estate/construction counsel to help protect his client's interests throughout the acquisition and development process. He combines his backgrounds in tax and real estate and construction to represent developers, lenders, and investors in Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) and New Markets Tax Credit deals. Apollo also represents clients in commercial real estate transactions (acquisitions and dispositions) and leasing throughout the country. In addition, he uses his prior experience as a real estate appraiser to represent individual and corporate owners of real property in property tax assessment appeals and valuation disputes throughout the country. He has obtained tens of millions of dollars in property tax savings for his clients and has negotiated/litigated valuation disputes involving complex industrial properties, retail shopping centers, office buildings, hotels/motels, golf-courses, aviation related properties, storage facilities, natural-gas pipelines, state-assessed properties, utilities, commercial property, and residential property.