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iGlobal Forum

19th Real Estate Private Equity Summit: West

November 13, 2018

The Developer Panel at the iGlobal Forum West conference featured Chuck Cowley with other notable developer Hugh Hilton.  The group discussed opportunities in residential real estate (with a focus on multi-family rentals), finding returns in flexible office space, and creating value by providing a differentiated product.

iGlobal Forum

Real Estate Joint Ventures Deal makers Meeting: Los Angeles

November 13, 2018

Chuck Cowley joined a panel of local experts including Louis Harrison of Belveron Partners and Gary BEason of Landco Aresc LLC to discuss the anatomy of a real estate joint venture deal- how to get it right from the start. This discussion covered: structuring, management structures, partner selection, and where to channel investment 


Multifamily Conference

January 17, 2017


Chuck Cowley joined a panel of other local experts, including Mike Concannon of Lendlease, at Bisnow’s Los Angeles Multifamily conference held January 17th, 2017, to discuss design, placemaking, construction techniques and their return on investment.

Rent TV Symposium

Downtown Los Angeles Commercial Real Estate, State of the Market

April 14, 2016


Joined by commercial real estate experts including Sam Brownell (Blatteis and Schnur) and Matthew Fainchtein (Cushman Wakefield), Chuck Cowley discussed trends in the Arts District and the Historic District including proposed mixed use developments, the impact of the Hybrid Industrial Ordinance, the future of Arts District creative office and retail. 



DTLA: The Future of Urban Retail

November 5, 2015

Retail development heavy weights Bert Dezzutti (EVP, Brookfield Property Partners) William Hecht (COO Westfield) and Wayne Ratkovich (CEO The Ratkovich Company) joined Chuck Cowley and others on the Acquisition and New Development Panel where they discussed developing innovative retail properties, the Downtown Los Angeles renaissance, the factors that have reignited the retail sector while providing a vision of the future of urban retail in DTLA and beyond.


Bisnow Multifamily West

May 22, 2014


The Developer Panel at the Bisnow Multifamily West conference featured Chuck Cowley with other notable developer including Bob Champion, Ken Kahan, Michael Sorochinsky and Sam Simone.  The group discussed the economy and housing, industry trends that are driving supply and demand, how deals getting done, the capital markets, and the outlook for new development.


Urban Land Institute Los Angeles  

Case Study & Site Tour: One Santa Fe
May 15, 2014


Chuck Cowley, and others from the One Santa Fe Development team, will present the One Santa Fe case study to ULI participants, discussing the vision, architecture, and financing behind this catalytic project.  Chuck, along with others on the development team, will guide participants on an exciting site tour as the project approaches the final stages of construction.


Legal & Negotiation Issues for Non-Banks and Borrowers

The Borrower's Forum on Non-Bank Real Estate Finance & Subordinate 

Debt, Santa Monica

September 9-10, 2013 

Chuck Cowley along with panelists, Gary Zimmerman of Fidelity National Financial and John Trott of Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP, will cover a range of financial and debt topics in this distinguished speakers conference, including: intercreditor agreements, loan documentation and remedy update; deal hurdles and negotiations; recourse in the light of Cherryland Decisions; non-standard deals; recourse and a comparison of jurisdictions; and structuring around 

future tax implications.


Urban Land Institute Housing Council, Los Angeles

One Santa Fe Briefing 

July 12, 2013


As a partner of the One Santa Fe development, Chuck Cowley offers insight to this catalytic, transit oriented development which spans four acres in Downtown Los Angeles's Arts District.  Further detailing this project's extensive entitlement process, General Plan amendments and intricately layered capital financing, Chuck will present an in-depth look into one of Los Angeles' most exciting upcoming developments.   


Urban Land Institute, Los Angeles

Prefabricated Multifamily - Is It Fabulous? 

April 16, 2013


Chuck Cowley along with Tim Williams, managing principal of Michael Maltzan Architecture, breakdown the challenges, logistics and ultimate success of developing and building Los Angeles' first prefabricated apartment building, Star Apartments.




Urban Land Institute Los Angeles 

Transit Oriented Los Angeles ("ToLA")

October, 2013


ToLA will expand the planning agenda from individual transit stations to a transformation of corridors to achieve a truly transit oriented Los Angeles.  At ToLA, ULI-LA will present the result of two groundbreaking studies from The Corridor Project, funded by a ULI Foundation Urban Innovation Grant, and The Building Reuse Partnership, with the National Trust for Historic Preservation. 



Business Wire

Comcast Esports Studios Sold to Nuveen

April 16, 2021


Los Angeles Downtown News

In Living Color: Unwrapping LA Plaza Village

September 17, 2019

Larchmont Chronicle

Permanence and renewal expressed in Marcino Art Foundation

August 29, 2019

Globe Street

TCC opens LA Plaza Village in DTLA

September 13, 2019


The Real Deal

Renovated Vic Studios in Burbank listed for first time in 20 years

October 4, 2017

Los Angeles Business Journal 

Developer Begins Leasing Refurbished Vic Studios in Burbank

October 2, 2017

Marciano Art Foundation

Unpacking: The Marciano Collection - Behind the Scenes 

August 12, 2017

The Architects Newspaper

wHY subtly transforms historic Masonic Temple to house Marciano Art Foundation

August 2, 2017

California Apparel News

Arts District; L.A.’s Next Big Retail Area?

July 13, 2017

The Architects Newspaper

wHY Converts Old Masonic Temple into 110,000-Square-Foot Art Gallery

June 22, 2017


Art Forum

Guest of GUESS

May 28, 2017

Curbed Los Angeles 

Marciano Art Foundation: LA's bold new museum is now open

May 25, 2017

Los Angeles Times

L.A.'s newest museum, the Marciano Art Foundation, will open May 25

May 20, 2017

LA Weekly 

A Long-Closed Masonic Temple on Wilshire Has Become a Dystopian

May 19, 2017

TimeOut Los Angeles

Contemporary art and Freemasonry collide at the new Marciano Art Foundation

May 18, 2017 

The New York Times

L.A. Reincarnation: New Art Spaces in Vintage Settings

May 18, 2017

Los Angeles Times 

L.A.'s Marciano art museum will debut May 25. But first: A sneak peek

May 11, 2017 

art ltd.

Collecting: Marciano Art Foundation

May 1, 2017

Los Angeles Magazine

A New House of Worship

May 2017

Los Angeles Magazine 

Tickets for the New Marciano Museum Are Now Available, and They’re

April 21, 2017

Real Estate Forum

The Best of 2016 – Deals, Dealmakers, Places and Placemakers 

March/April 2017

Time Out

Marciano Art Foundation officially has an opening date

February 23, 2017


The Wall Street Journal

Guess Co-Founder Maurice Marciano is Opening LA’s Newest Museum

November 28, 2016

Los Angeles Downtown News

La Plaza Cultura Village Breaks Ground

August 5, 2016

Urban Land Magazine

ULX: Innovative Density

August 2, 2016

The Real Deal LA Real Estate News

LA County had four of the biggest US deals in Q2

July 6, 2016


La Plaza Cultura Village Breaks Ground

July 5, 2016

Connect Media

Berkshire Group Acquires Architecturally Revered One Santa Fe in Arts District

June 16, 2016

Art News

Philipp Kaiser Will Curate First Show at Marciano Foundation’s L.A. Museum, Will Open in Early 2017

May 19, 2016

New York Magazine 

Density, L.A.-Style: Michael Maltzan’s One Santa Fe and Barbara Bestor’s Blackbirds

April 6, 2016

New York Magazine

A Guide to Los Angeles's Wildly Inventive New Architecture

April 6, 2016

Connect Commercial Real Estate

Avison Young Completes $15M Sale of Victory Studios

March 11, 2016

FORM magazine – Pioneering Design

2015 AIA | LA Design Award Winners

January 19, 2016


Racked Los Angeles

LA's Five Best Shopping Destination of 2015

December 28, 2015

Dallas Morning News

Year in Review: Architecture

December 24, 2015

Engineering News-Record

Winner Best Project Office/Retail/Mixed-Use

November 23, 2015

Time Magazine

The 25 Best Inventions of 2015

November 18, 2015

Investor's Business Daily

Food Feeds Real-Estate Development In Edgy Areas

October 22, 2015

Architectural Record

One Santa Fe

October 1, 2015

The Architectural Review

Learning from Los Angeles

August 5, 2015

Design Develop Construct Journal

An Artful Development by Cowley Real Estate Partners

Summer 2015

Los Angeles Downtown News

Building Owners Begin Offering Free Bike Rentals to Tenants 

March 2, 2015

Los Angeles Downtown News

The Downtowners of Distinction: Honoring the Year's Best Projects

February 27, 2015


Los Angeles Times

Regen Projects, at 25, Has Grown into a Fixture in L.A. Art World

December 13, 2014


Hottest Multifamily in Town?

November 5, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Maltzan's One Santa Fe Apartment Complex Plays with Notion of Density

October 12, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Innovative Apartment Complex for Homeless People Opens on Skid Row

October 9, 2014

GQ Magazine

America's Next Great City is Inside L.A.

January 2014


The New York Times

A Bigger Closet for Their Art

August 25, 2013


Los Angeles Times 

Bluejeans moguls to turn Masonic lodge in L.A. into a private museum

July 24, 2013

The New York Times

A Bigger Closet for Their Art

December 4, 2013

W Magazine

Regen's Projects 

January 2013

Architectural Record

Here Comes the Neighborhood

January 2013



Architectural Record

Paradigm Shift

October 2012


Work of Art: Regen Projects New L.A. Gallery

September 19, 2012

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