Meet The Team

We are a passionate team of experienced investors who wholeheartedly believe in the opportunity that lies within emerging urban markets across the United States.


Jed howbert, partner

Jed has managed the investment of billions of dollars in real estate and infrastructure in a career devoted to strengthening the prosperity of American cities. He restructured the Planning and Housing departments during Detroit's bankruptcy, and then spent four years leading the creation and execution of plans to grow Detroit's economy. He holds a BA from HarvardCollege; a MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania; and a MA from John Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

matt temkin, partner

In the last five years, Matt created a framework for sourcing, acquiring, improving and managing multi-family and commercial developments in Detroit. Matt co-founded North Coast Partners, which acquired over 500 off-market apartment units, and is a founding member of the Opportunity Zone Early Movers Coalition. He holds a BA from the University of Michigan and a JD from Columbia Law School.

justin golden, partner

Justin underwrote and oversaw the acquisitions of fifteen apartment buildings and twenty-three acres of vacant lots in strategic neighborhoods in Detroit. He was previously the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Partner of Lake Hill, a $900mm alternative asset management firm. He holds a BBA in Finance and Corporate Strategy from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.