"At Urban Renaissance Group, our unique investment underwriting process allows us to see opportunity that others don’t. By truly understanding and appropriately pricing risk, we are able to make well-informed, strategic investments that have a long term positive impact on the communities we invest in."
As Vice President of Investments at Urban Renaissance Group (URG), Matthew Simo is responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing real estate investment opportunities in Seattle, Portland and Denver. In this role, he also develops and maintains strategic capital partner relationships. Matthew has been with URG since its inception in 2006.
Prior to joining URG, Matthew was a Financial Analyst at Trizec Properties in Chicago. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration from the Wisconsin School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. As a Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED)-Accredited Professional, he is also an active member of the Urban Land Institute and Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association. In his spare time, Matthew enjoys the outdoors, including sailing and skiing in the Pacific Northwest.