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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Prologis Buys 8.29-Acre Downtown Los Angeles Redevelopment Site from Greyhound for Undisclosed Amount – CBRE

Prologis Buys 8.29-Acre Downtown Los Angeles Redevelopment Site from Greyhound for Undisclosed Amount – CBRE

January 11, 2021
CBRE announced the sale of a 361,707 square-foot redevelopment site to Prologis LP from Greyhound Inc. in Downtown Los Angeles for an undisclosed amount.
January 11, 2021
CBRE Announces Sale of Grocery-Anchored Shopping Center in Los Angeles’ Koreatown for $57.5 Million

CBRE Announces Sale of Grocery-Anchored Shopping Center in Los Angeles’ Koreatown for $57.5 Million

December 14, 2020
CBRE announced the $57.5 million sale of 80,046-square-foot shopping center in Los Angeles’s Koreatown to a private investment company.
December 14, 2020
CBRE ANNOUCES LEASE TO GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE FIRM AT ICONIC DOWNTOWN LA BUILDING

CBRE ANNOUCES LEASE TO GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE FIRM AT ICONIC DOWNTOWN LA BUILDING

May 31, 2018
CBRE announced the lease to California and Shanghai-based architecture firm Steinberg Hart Architects in downtown Los Angeles.
May 31, 2018

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