- Proven Track Record
- Fund I Success
- Fund II
Urban Catalyst is a leading real estate equity fund manager and development company focused on ground-up projects in downtown San Jose, California. The company ranked among the top 5% of all tracked Opportunity Zone (OZ) fund sponsors as measured by capital raised as of December 31, 2021, according to the research firm Novogradac, and has been named a top ten OZ fund by Forbes.
- $5.0 Billion + in development projects
- $5.2 Billion + in real estate asset acquisitions
- 200+ real estate properties developed across a variety of asset classes
- Over 2,000 residential units that are now located in opportunity zones
Urban Catalyst’s home market, San Jose, was recently named the #1 city in the U.S. for attracting innovation-oriented industries by the real estate services firm JLL and has been recognized as the #1 region in the country poised for post-pandemic recovery by Bloomberg.
Urban Catalyst Opportunity Zone Fund II, LLC (“Fund II”) was launched in 2021, and it has completed a successful first year of fundraising and is currently open to investors. Fund II projects include nearly 400 residential units and approximately 500,000 square feet of office located across the street from City Hall and a block away from San Jose State University. In June 2022 Fund II surpassed $100 million in fundraising. This is an important milestone as Fund II reached it a full 40% faster than Fund I.
THE URBAN CATALYST TEAM
Founded in 2018 in response to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act legislation creating Opportunity Zones and Opportunity Funds, Urban Catalyst is transforming opportunity into impact. Our partners have significant experience acquiring properties and doing ground-up development. With a team of local San Francisco Bay Area real estate experts holding strong relationships with local property owners, developers, and financial institutions, Urban Catalyst is able to successfully specialize in multiple product types including multifamily, office, warehouse, mixed use, and masterplans.
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