UrbanAmerica is a pre-eminent Developer and Investor in Urban Markets across the United States of America and Internationally. UrbanAmerica’s focus has been on investing and developing real estate in the most distressed communities, having consummated over $2 Billion in real estate property. Urban America is also a vehicle for institutional investors and developers seeking fiscally and socially beneficial investments in inner city commercial real estate.
UrbanAmerica also serves as a fiduciary for the development of private equity from institutional investors including banks, public pension funds, insurance companies, and foundations. UrbanAmerica is well versed in the development and compliance of government subsidies. The company has invested approximately $780 Million of equity on behalf of its investors in over $2 Billion worth of projects.
These projects encompassed corporate offices, housing, hospitality, retail and industrial spaces and created over 27,000 jobs for low income residents in these urban markets. UrbanAmerica targets underserved markets with nearby mass transit, colleges, universities, regional airports and economic development entities as indicators of being positioned for revitalization.
UrbanAmerica has played a leading role in the formation of Master Planned Communities. Key examples include: The Hempstead Project in Nassau County, The Gateway Project in Baltimore, MD and The Finningley Project in Durban, South Africa. The company has developed strong relationships with national retailers, construction companies, brokerage firms, and academic institutions.