Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI), a current financial consultant to the City of Beaumont, through its Sustainable Communities Development Group will complete a comprehensive financial analysis on 2,005 acres of vacant land in the City. This analysis will help City leaders assess the financial feasibility of commercial development in this area. The local Potrero Property Owners […]
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has donated funds to the California City Management Foundation (CCMF) to establish the Mark Curran Scholarship. The Mark Curran Scholarship is new to the CCMF scholarship program, which awards the Wes McClure Scholarship annually. Scholarships are awarded to prospective graduate students attending a public or private university in California, who show […]
Since the dissolution of redevelopment, Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has been the City of Palm Desert’s go-to consulting firm for economic development analysis, and has performed several studies for the City over the past few years. The City recently engaged UFI to determine the economic viability of hotels at various sites throughout the City. With […]
The UFI team has recently expanded, reflecting the growth and success of the organization. Over the past several months, UFI has developed professional affiliations with Ken Lee and Jim Morris, and retained a new financial analyst Lauren Deschaines.
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) announces a joint venture with Hinderliter, de Llamas & Associates (HdL). These two municipal consulting firms are teaming up to provide enhanced economic development services to clients. UFI and HdL have agreed to jointly serve the cities of Jurupa Valley and Banning on economic development initiatives.
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been engaged by the City of Beaumont for financial advisory services and budget development. Beaumont recently experienced controversy surrounding former senior level management. UFI was brought in to increase transparency with regard to the City’s financial matters. UFI will conduct a review of the City’s current financial state and make […]
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been selected via competitive bid process to work with several California cities to complete financing projects. “Success through the competitive bid process validates the quality of services offered by UFI,” said Mike Busch, CEO of Urban Futures, Inc. “Not only do our clients return to the firm because of the […]
William Reynolds has been brought on to the team at Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) to further expand the pool of experts available to clients. Mr. Reynolds has worked in public finance for more than 40 years. His background includes time spent working directly for city government as well as financial advisory firms. William began his […]
This year Doug Anderson is celebrating 30 years with Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI). Doug originally joined the UFI team in 1985 as a financial advisor and has specialized in tax increment revenue and assessment district financing. A graduate of San Diego State University, he has spent his entire career serving UFI clients throughout the […]
Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has recently been engaged on several high profile municipal financing projects. By expanding the volume of the existing client base, UFI is rapidly becoming the go-to firm for bond refunding and financing projects. UFI is currently working on and has recently closed several Tax Allocation Bond Refundings. The City of Azusa, […]