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21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati

Assignment Overview 

RobertDouglas advised 21c Cincinnati LLC on the $13 million refinancing of the 21c Museum Hotel located in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Sponsor was focused on replacing construction financing with a competitively-priced, non-recourse senior mortgage, which was provided by Republic Bank. The Hotel’s excellent physical quality, strong Sponsorship, and impressive financial performance provided the Owner with a myriad of financing options.

Project Overview

21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati opened in November 2012 following the complete redevelopment of the historic, 100-year-old Metropole Hotel, and features 156 guestrooms and suites, 8,000 square feet of function space dedicated to exhibiting the art of the 21st century, a full-service spa, a rooftop bar with stunning views of downtown Cincinnati, and its signature restaurant, Metropole. After its debut, the Hotel was ranked as the #1 Hotel in the US by readers of Condé Nast Traveler in 2013.

Deal Highlights

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 21c Cincinnati LLC
Republic Bank

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