Curating the Historic. Creating the Iconic.

We are a vertically-integrated real estate investment, development, and management firm. For over 25 years, we have successfully acquired and developed distinct, design-driven hospitality, residential, and commercial office assets valued in excess of $3 billion. Our boutique structure as a privately held company allows for flexibility to underwrite and execute deals of all asset types, sizes, and structures in order to secure the best opportunities in the market and generate above-average, risk-adjusted returns for our partners.

Our Experience + Proven Results Include:

 

Spotlight

Santa Monica Proper
The Uptown Tower is a 21-story modern high-rise comprised of 196 apartments and penthouses with ground floor retail and creative office in Dallas, TX. Located in the heart of historic Uptown Dallas on McKinney Ave – in close proximity to eclectic dining, shopping, and entertainment — Uptown Tower’s amenities include a 5th Floor rooftop pool deck with majestic views, grilling area, fitness center, spa, and a live-work-play resident lounge. Renovations underway include full unit updates, common areas, and exterior upgrades.
 
Santa Monica Proper
The Colony Inn is a collection of 200 garden-style apartments with retro charm and character in Reno, Nevada. The  centrally-located property is  close  to popular retail centers, Downtown, and the Reno Tahoe International Airport, with and easy access to Sparks on the I-580. The Colony Inn’s amenities include a pool + deck, grilling area, and lush campus-like grounds. Renovations underway include full unit updates with the addition of en suite baths, amenities, and hardscape across the grounds.
 

This 230,000 square foot Class A office is located in creative East Austin. The development consists of two four-story buildings and a parking garage on 3.4 acres. West of West and Gensler Architects are leading the design using precast architectural panels and a cast in place concrete structure, complete with 15’-foot ceilings flooded with natural light. The project partners include Goldman Sachs and Lincoln Property Company. Construction is underway with a target opening of Spring 2022.

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Located on the corner of South Broadway and 11th Street, the new Downtown Los Angeles Proper will revive a historic building connecting the booming Broadway district with the fashion district, the historic core, LA Live, and the Convention Center. The hotel will feature 148 guest rooms, three food and beverage outlets helmed by James Beard Award-winning L.A. chef Suzanne Goin and Caroline Styne (Lucques, a.o.c., Tavern); an intimate library-lounge, fitness center, a city-view rooftop pool, and a lounge-bar-restaurant. Especially Proper are two singular, one-of-a-kind suites fashioned from the basketball court and indoor pool of the building’s sporting club past.

“Most anticipated high-design hotel openings of 2021.” – Architectural Digest

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