How Los Angeles Can Build 100,000 New Homes by 2021

Last week we wrote about how Los Angeles isn’t building nearly enough housing to keep prices under control. Apparently, someone’s listening. At the LA Business Council’s annual Housing, Transportation, and Jobs Summit this last Wednesday, Mayor Garcetti announced his goal to build 100,000 new housing units in the city by 2021, noting that the city […]

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 […]

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 […]

To Rent or To Buy?

That is the age-old question. Does it make more financial sense to buy a home or rent one? Does it make more financial sense to buy a condo or rent an apartment? People across the country are faced with making this decision every day. It can be difficult to truly arrive at an apples-to-apples comparison […]