Urban Catalyst Blog

by Erik Hayden, on Mar 31, 2020 10:47:06 AM

Have you sold stock, a business or real estate in the last six months and have a capital gain? You still have time to invest in a Qualified Opportunity Zone …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 26, 2020 10:21:33 AM

In case you missed it, check out our recent webinar with tax expert Nick Gibbons, CPA, a director at Armanino LLP, one of the top 25 largest independent accounting and business …

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by Erik Hayden, on Mar 24, 2020 2:02:34 PM

As we continue to watch the effects of the Covid-19 crisis unfold, we, as a community still don't understand the full economic impact. However, in any crisis, folks with lower …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 20, 2020 9:23:15 AM

Urban Catalyst has come a long way in just one year! At last year’s party, we had three investors and seven employees. We were working hard towards making a positive …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 18, 2020 10:14:42 AM

Urban Catalyst is dedicated to supporting our community organizations and working together to revitalize downtown San Jose. People Assisting the Homeless (PATH) is one of our community partners whose mission …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 17, 2020 1:47:47 PM

Erik Hayden was recently featured at Bisnow’s “Silicon Valley State of the Market” panel focusing on how the current market trends, the housing crisis, and government policies are affecting the …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 13, 2020 10:05:47 AM

Erik Hayden and Urban Catalyst made the front page news in the Silicon Valley Business Journal today! For their special issue highlighting Opportunity Zones, SVBJ’s Matt Niksa wrote an exclusive …

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by Angela S. Hwang, on Mar 11, 2020 10:22:06 AM

Erik Hayden was recently selected by Forbes to be a member of Forbes Councils, an exclusive thought leadership forum in which selected members share their industry insights and expertise. In …

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by Erik Hayden, on Mar 10, 2020 11:10:30 AM

Urban Catalyst hosted its first groundbreaking ceremony for Paseo - one of seven projects that is part of more than $700 million in planned development for the Fund. What was …

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by Erik Hayden, on Mar 4, 2020 11:58:46 AM

Check out our latest webinar featuring tax expert Nick Gibbons, Director at Armanino LLP, one of the top 25 largest independent accounting and business consulting firms in the U.S. Watch …

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