Urban Standard Capital is a real estate lender, developer, and investment firm. We pride ourselves on our transparency in financing deals and quick closings.
From the ground up, Urban Standard develops for-sale condominiums with an emphasis on modern design while also respecting the city's rich architectural history.Learn more ›
With our real estate acquisition fund, we buy properties in both established and transitioning areas that show potential for repositioning and neighborhood growth.
With our committed capital, we fund construction loans, acquisitions loans, and mezzanine loans quickly and with certainty. We can help you capitalize on opportunities and close within days, not weeks.
The USC team provided a $24M Acquisition Loan on this 450+ acre property with a 30,000 SF main house and a 28,000 SF amenity center in Colorado.
USC provided a $52 million inventory loan for KD Sagamore (KDS) to refinance its luxury condominium project on Manhattan’s Lower East Side.
A new generation of "preferred equity" aims to help developers and owners challenged by higher interest rates. Seth Weissman at Urban Standard Capital is on a mission to fix broken balance sheets, offering preferred equity to multifamily assets with upcoming debt maturities.
"These failures will likely accelerate the prevalence of alternative lenders in commercial real estate deals as banks step even further away from risky deals", said Seth Weissman, the president of real estate private equity fund Urban Standard Capital.
"Seth Weissman, managing partner at Urban Standard Capital, said he has fielded six phone calls since SVP’s collapse Friday from borrowers with loans scheduled to close in the next 30 to 60 days are considering private lenders as an alternative path. He said in a couple cases sponsors were having trouble getting clear answers from loan officers at regional banks about where their deals stand, which prompted them to inquire with private lenders about a plan B."