SF Bay AreA


California Hotel
$39M
Mixed-use, Residential
and Commercial
Jack London Gateway Senior
Housing and Shopping Center

$27M
Residential and commercial
Lillie Mae Jones Plaza
$4.5M
Residential
Preservation Park
$7.4M
Office
Swan’s Marketplace
$16M
Mixed-use, Retail, Office

Client/Partner History

• City governments
• Housing Authorities
• Private equity fund with triple bottom line
• For-profit, market-rate real estate developers
• State housing finance agencies
• Redevelopment agencies
• State highway authority

Jeremy Liu- Managing Partner
Jeremy is an experienced mixed-use real estate developer and chief executive with a unique background in urban and community planning, creative placemaking and technology programs.  He has overseen a 110+ staff and a budget of $10 million in annual revenue with more than $150 million in assets. Under his leadership, projects as large as $130 million and 350,000 square feet have been designed, permitted and built. He also designed and raised initial capital for the first real estate investment fund to be screened for positive social determinants of health impacts. 

GREATER DC AreA


City Center, DC
$700M
Housing, Retail, Office, Hotel
The Residences
$28M
Multifamily, Retail
The Heights, DC
$26M
Multifamily, Retail
The VUE, DC
$30M
Multifamily, Retail


BOSTON AreA


The Metropolitan
$89M
Housing, Retail, Office,
Parking, Park
One Greenway
$130M
Housing, Retail, Office,
Parking, Park

OUR EXPERIENCE- FINANCING

• New Markets tax credits
• Historic Tax Credits
• Tax-exempt bonds
• HOME
• Low-income housing tax credits
(state and federal)
• Real Estate Investment Trusts
• Private equity and debt
• CDBG
• Inclusionary and linkage programs
for housing and jobs
• Affordable housing trust funds

WHO WE ARE

Ina Dang, VP, Hospitality Services
Ina brings over 20 years of experience in hospitality and early-stage startups to lead the teams' development of creative hospitality related projects. Ina is an unusual blend of sales and marketing and operations, from sales director to hotel general manager. 

OUR EXPERIENCE- DEVELOPMENT


 

Kevin Kawashita- VP, Development Services


One Lake Merritt
 

Randolph Belle- VP, Community and Government Affairs
In over 25 years as an artist, entrepreneur, and project manager, Randolph has launched numerous commercial and civic endeavors, encouraging responsible community development and capitalizing on the vast wealth of arts activity in the Bay Area.  With expertise in design, communications and public affairs, Randolph has participated in the facilitation of large-scale community benefit campaigns and real estate developments in Oakland and San Francisco.

Jason Vargas- VP, Finance and Investment
Jason has engineered transactions totaling over $800M which include office, housing, retail and mixed-use development and investment projects in Washington, DC, Maryland and the Bay Area in over 15 years of real estate, acquisition and investment management.  Additionally, Mr. Vargas has structured investments with New Market, Low Income and Historic Tax Credits.


PROPOSED:

One Lake Merritt (www.1lmoakland.com) is a $150 million dollar development which includes the renovation of the historic Oakland Auditorium into a state-of-the-art convention, event and arts center, along with the addition of a 4-star, arts-integrated hotel. Based on sound economics and long-term sustainability, 1LM embraces community benefits as the primary goal, delivering equitable and inclusive economic stimulation, jobs, an incredible hospitality experience and a world-class cultural arts facility.