Discussing Deal Flow in the Residential Townhouse Market with LJG and Rob Frankel

Posted July 6th, 2020 by Jed Garfield, Richard Pretsfelder

We continued our video series this week with a discussion with Rob Frankel, real estate transaction lawyer and partner at Cohen and Frankel LLP. With over 25 years of experience in New York City real estate law specializing in townhouses, Rob provided us valuable insight into the current market and patterns the City has seen over the years. We hope you find the above video to be informative and interesting. Topics we touched on are timestamped below. We will be continuing our video discussion series in the coming weeks with more experts and topics. If you have any questions or topics you'd like to see discussed, please don't hesitate to reach out.

1:30 - About Cohen and Frankel LLP

2:30 - The market pre-Covid and what has changed in recent months

5:00 - Why the deal cycle has extended

6:00 - Who is buying townhouses and how has the buyer pool changed?

7:20 - The current advantages of townhouses

8:40 - Why this Pandemic feels different from previous crises NYC experienced