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Los Angeles Housing Supply Must Grow, Quickly, to Keep Prices Under Control

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Los Angeles Housing Supply Must Grow, Quickly, to Keep Prices Under Control

Earlier this month the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate released the 2014 Casden Multifamily Report, an overview of housing trends in Southern California and a forecast for vacancies and rent increases over the next few years. The major takeaway for both Los Angeles and Orange County is that, despite what feels like a construction boom over the last several years, we’re still not building nearly enough to meet the demand for housing in the region, and rents are projected to continue their upward trajectory as vacancies fall even further. The report notes that more than 7,500 multifamily...

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New Article by JR Riddle

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

New Article by JR Riddle

Come read the new article that has been posted to the Urban One website:   Hollywood Community Plan Overturned: What Does it Mean for Property Value?  -by JR...

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Urban One Newsletter – Acquisitions Update

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Urban One Newsletter – Acquisitions Update

If you did not receive it, come check out our latest newsletter here – Urban One Newsletter – Acquisitions Update You can subscribe to future newsletters by following the link above or by signing up here on the Email Newsletter Signup Page on our website.

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Job Posting – Associate Position – Real Estate Development / Planning / Project Management

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Job Posting – Associate Position – Real Estate Development / Planning / Project Management

  Urban One is currently seeking to fill an Associate position.  Applicants should view the following job posting for more information: Location:             Downtown Los Angeles Job Type:             Associate (Independent Contractor) Deadline:            August 15, 2014 Hours:                  Full Time -40hrs week (minimum)   Company Description:  Urban One is a boutique Los Angeles based firm that specializes in the development and management of complex urban real estate projects for its own interest, as well as for public and...

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New Urban One Senior Associate Hire – Ryan Johnson

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

New Urban One Senior Associate Hire – Ryan Johnson

We would like to introduce one of our latest additions to the Urban One team, Ryan Johnson. Ryan just joined Urban One as a Senior Associate this month and will be responsible for the sourcing and execution of acquisitions. He will also be involved in business development, investor relations, underwriting, evaluation and business plan development for new investments and managing the due diligence and closing process for new acquisitions.  Welcome Ryan! Ryan will play a critical role in Urban One’s transition in executing our own development deals that will supplement the Fee...

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Transit Oriented Development Around Bike-Share: The Potential for Mobility Hubs

Posted by on Jul 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Transit Oriented Development Around Bike-Share: The Potential for Mobility Hubs

Today, developers, planners, and policy makers alike share a relatively clear vision of what Transit Oriented Development means. The vision is one of a walkable area of mixed residential and commercial uses surrounding a public transit station, typically a rail station. But a recent article from The Atlantic’s CityLab urges us to move past this already antiquated vision of TOD and push for a more forward-thinking image of what TOD can be, given our rapidly expanding network of bike-share facilities and other modes of shared transportation. In Fall 2013, Urban One collaborated with the...

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