Overview

The Urban Group of CBRE  

The Power of Experience 

Downtown Los Angeles Foresight, Influence & Expertise

 

The Urban Group of CBRE is one of the most successful investment sales teams in Southern California. Focusing mainly in the Los Angeles region, the Urban Group, with over 110 years of collective real estate experience, has sold or leased over $4.7 billion, and 19 million square feet of commercial real estate; mainly in office sales/leasing, adaptive reuse projects and in mixed use land developments. During that time, we have developed a nuanced understanding of LA’s market trends, regulatory environment, tenants and landlords. This highly specialized skill set includes:

  • Certified insight into existing supply potential
  • A demonstrated talent for selling the market’s upside
  • Political leverage and community influence
  • Knowledge of global Capital drivers & requirements

From pioneering the development of downtown’s first major supermarket to selling the most valuable piece of development land in South Park, we have played an instrumental role in the renaissance of Downtown LA. 

 

As a team comprised of top-producing brokers, banking board members, private capital experts and an MAI appraiser, CBRE’s Urban Group applies a comprehensive gamut of intelligence for competitive value-creation in Los Angeles. We transform existing supply to capture competitive demand in the following areas: 

  • Investment
    • Representation of private capital and institutional funds
    • Local and national disposition assignments
    • Debt and equity financing
  • Historic Property Sales
    • Building conversion and repositioning
    • Mills act tax assessment reductionsHistoric renovation tax credits
    • Historic renovation tax credits
  • Leasing
    • Strategic planning and vision
    • Agency representation for creative office
    • Marketing to target rich tenant / broker pool
  • High-Density Urban Land Sales
    • Development site analysis
    • Zoning, density and entitlement
    • Transfer of Floor Area Ration (TFAR)
    • Market research and demographic analysis

 


Related Industries & Specialties

CBRE is the global leader in Office Services, with the most comprehensive advisory and transaction services platform and more professionals specializing in the office sector than any other firm. 

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May 31, 2018
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May 31, 2018
LOS ANGELES FOOTBALL CLUB SIGNS NEW OFFICE LEASE AT HISTORIC BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES

LOS ANGELES FOOTBALL CLUB SIGNS NEW OFFICE LEASE AT HISTORIC BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES

May 15, 2018
The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) signed a new 25,000 square-foot lease at a historic building in Downtown Los Angeles.
May 15, 2018
CBRE WINS LEASING ASSIGNMENT FOR NEWLY REDESIGNED OFFICE SPACE AT DOWNTOWN LA’S ICONIC GRAND CENTRAL MARKET

CBRE WINS LEASING ASSIGNMENT FOR NEWLY REDESIGNED OFFICE SPACE AT DOWNTOWN LA’S ICONIC GRAND CENTRAL MARKET

April 4, 2018
CBRE announced it won the leasing assignment for the newly redesigned 33,000 square-foot office space at the iconic Grand Central Market building in Downtown Los Angeles.
April 4, 2018

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