by Erik Hayden, on Aug 30, 2021 9:37:11 AM

We’ve got a lot of projects in development at Urban Catalyst, but one of the ones I’m most excited about is Paseo. This development, in the heart of downtown San …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 24, 2021 2:00:27 PM

Here in Silicon Valley, tech stock can be a significant source of wealth. If they’re in the right place at the right time, tech employees who buy into their company’s …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 19, 2021 11:13:09 AM

When federal lawmakers created the Opportunity Zone Program in 2017, they included incentives with the goal of driving early investment. The sooner you invest, the bigger your potential tax benefits …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 17, 2021 4:35:30 PM

The Google mega-campus planned for West Downtown San Jose is garnering loads of attention, nationally as well as locally. And while it’s impossible at this point to attach numbers to …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 12, 2021 11:29:28 AM

There’s something big underway in San Jose, and folks are taking notice. Last week, the Silicon Valley Business Journal published an article under the headline, “Crane Watch: 5 towers that …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 11, 2021 11:47:20 AM

Recent headlines suggest investors are flocking to the Bay Area thanks to San Jose’s booming economy. The tech-rich Bay Area is known for its economic resilience and ability to bounce …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 10, 2021 11:42:40 AM

I’m often getting invited to participate in podcasts, which is great because podcasts enable the conversations necessary to dig deeper into the program and provide some meaningful context. In the …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 5, 2021 11:10:16 AM

Our Bonus Units Program was so popular during our Fund I fundraising that we decided to offer it again for Fund II. When you invest in Urban Catalyst, you are …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 4, 2021 11:15:21 AM

San Jose’s revitalization is in full swing, with construction planned that will breathe new life throughout downtown. New office space, new apartments, new restaurants and retail shops--all designed to bring people …

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by Erik Hayden, on Aug 2, 2021 12:10:41 PM

Last week I had the opportunity to present at OZ Pitch Day Summer 2021, a great event organized by OpportunityDb. It was the third time I participated in an OZ …

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