Urban Catalyst Blog

by Erik Hayden, on Jun 17, 2021 1:12:12 PM

Today we’ll check in on the Icon/Echo projects in our Fund II as part of our Project Spotlight series. . Development Updates as of June 2021: We have purchased two …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Jun 16, 2021 12:48:36 PM

Erik was recently invited to be a guest on the Commercial Real Estate Pro Network (CREPN), where he and the podcast host J Darrin Gross discussed how, thanks to Opportunity …

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by Erik Hayden, on Jun 9, 2021 11:38:42 AM

I always enjoy discussing Urban Catalyst projects, and never more so than when I have good news to report. Our team continues to hit major milestones as we play our …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Jun 3, 2021 3:11:55 PM

Jimmy Atkinson, the brains behind OpportunityDb, tracked down Urban Catalyst Founder Erik Hayden at ADISA’s Spring Conference to discuss who the “typical” Opportunity Zone investor is. Their podcast also covers …

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by Erik Hayden, on May 28, 2021 8:53:16 AM

Image: Google LLC The City of San Jose gave an emphatic “Yes!” to revitalization and growth this week when the City Council voted unanimously in favor of Google’s historic Downtown …

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by Erik Hayden, on May 26, 2021 9:52:59 AM

Are you considering investing in an Opportunity Zone? If you wait too long, you may miss out. The key number is 180. That’s how many days investors have from the …

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by Erik Hayden, on May 19, 2021 8:02:01 AM

The office space is only getting bigger as more companies are looking to add more office space in Silicon Valley, signaling people’s return to the office soon. In fact, we …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on May 11, 2021 2:34:48 PM

In case you haven’t been reading the news, the Silicon Valley office market is hotter than ever! Erik Hayden, our Founder, recently wrote for Forbes about taking a long view …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on May 6, 2021 12:08:56 PM

Are you thinking about investing in our Opportunity Zone Fund but still have some questions? Look no further – Urban Catalyst is always here to guide you! Our Founder, Erik …

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by Erik Hayden, on Apr 30, 2021 11:35:23 AM

Image: Google LLC Google’s mega campus development in downtown San Jose dubbed “Downtown West” just got the unanimous approval from the City of San Jose’s Planning Commission on Wednesday night …

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