“The Bay Area is in the midst of a housing crisis. People need housing options in urban centers where there are opportunities for employment, good public transit and cultural amenities that foster a vibrant quality of life.”  – Keith McCoy

Keith is a Founding Partner of UrbanMix Development, LLC. With more than 30 years in the real estate development industry, he has a broad range of experience and expertise in developing mixed income/mixed use projects. Keith has held senior management positions with international development companies and has established new development operations in Northern California. He is passionate about creating enduring communities and providing housing opportunities for people at all economic levels.

Prior to forming UrbanMix Development, Keith co-founded Urban Community Partners in 2001 to focus on creating Smart Growth, mixed income, mixed use communities. As a Co-Developer and Partner, he successfully directed the entitlements for East Garrison, a $500+ million, 244-acre, 1,400-home, mixed use, public/private partnership on the former Fort Ord Army Base in Monterey County, CA (now under construction). Keith recently obtained the entitlements for a 15-acre, 400-unit senior-oriented, mixed use town center with 30,000 sf of retail space in Foster City, CA; a 16-unit senior-oriented “Pocket Neighborhood” in Novato, CA; and is currently working on a 7-acre mixed use, mixed income, public/private partnership in Santa Rosa, CA.

Education

  Bachelor of Arts, Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine

Select Associations

  Board Member, Alameda Point Collaborative (Homeless provider)

  Member, National Town Builders Association

  Member, British American Business Council

  Member, San Francisco Planning Urban Research (SPUR)

Expertise

  Acquisition, Community Engagement and Planning, Entitlements, Product Development, Financial analysis, Asset management and Property disposition.