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Marine Corps Veteran Joins the Ranks of UFI

Former United States Marine Corps Sergeant, Mark Kleinsmith has joined Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) as a Financial Analyst. Recipient of the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement medal, Mark served five years in the United States Marine Corps. His service included deployments to Iraq and South East Asia. Having been stationed at Camp Pendleton in Southern […]

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UFI Engaged to Perform Tax Allocation Bond Refunding for Bay Area Cities

When the Governor signed AB 1484, legislation which included language allowing for the refinancing of redevelopment bonds, cities across the State began taking advantage of historically low interest rates by moving forward with the refinancing of tax allocation bonds for debt service savings. Successor agencies across the State are refunding redevelopment bonds to improve annual […]

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UFI Refinances Pension Obligation Bonds for Southern California Cities

When faced with unfunded pension liability, cities frequently look to Pension Obligation Bonds (POBs) as an effective municipal financial management tool. POBs, upon issuance, cure unfunded pension liability and annualize repayment of the bond over a fixed period of time, this provides general fund stability for the issuing municipality. Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has recently […]

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Urban Futures, Inc. Works with Higher Education Institutions to Secure Financing for Infrastructure Projects

Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has recently completed a financing package for a higher education institution, providing for capital improvements and debt restructuring for a valued client. Woodbury University enlisted UFI to aid in refinancing existing debt, and to secure capital to construct new living-learning campus residences. Expecting to grow from 1,500 to 2,100 full time […]

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Urban Futures Inc. Engaged by Rowland Water District

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been engaged by the Rowland Water District to perform a comprehensive financial policy and reporting review. This review will analyze existing financial policies and reporting procedures/practices. UFI will then recommend the implementation of best practices for financial reporting and measurement principles to ensure District; Board and community goals are being […]

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Gran Plaza a Catalyst for Economic Development in Imperial County

For the past 37 years, Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been the financial advisor for Calexico, California. A border town of roughly 45,000 people, Calexico provides entry into the United States from Mexicali, Mexico. With a population of over 1,000,000, Mexicali residents are responsible for a significant portion of the retail trade market in Calexico. […]

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UFI Provides Financial Consulting to Charter Schools and Private Universities

At the university level, UFI has worked with several clients to restructure existing debt and provide financing for new capital facilities. The services provided by UFI have allowed clients to realize strategic planning goals such as expanded university enrollment through carefully crafted funding packages for campus improvements. UFI has also been instrumental in implementing funding […]

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Urban Futures, Inc. Performs Infrastructure Finance Districts Feasibility Study

Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has completed an Infrastructure Financing District (IFD) Feasibility Study for the City of Menifee, allowing the City to make informed decisions when determining its next move in this post-redevelopment era. With the passage of SB 628, the State legislature has indicated a willingness to empower local governments to invest in their […]

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