Mr. Cohen is Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Calida Group, where he leverages more than two decades of development and operational experience in leading the firm’s Multifamily Development platform. Besides sitting on Calida’s Investment Committee and Executive Committee, Mr. Cohen’s responsibilities include overseeing development sourcing, entitlements, design, and project operations. Mr. Cohen is the lead design force behind the Elysian Living family of brands, Calida’s nationally recognized experiential lifestyle collection of apartment communities. Before forming The Calida Group in 2007, Mr. Cohen was responsible for the successful development and entitlement of nearly 8,000 units for firms including Trammell Crow Residential, The Altman Companies and JPI. Mr. Cohen holds a Bachelor of Arts and Science degree with an emphasis in Finance and Real Estate from Florida Atlantic University. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization.
There are only a few areas in the Las Vegas Valley — a heavily suburban region blanketed with single-family housing tracts — where people can have “true walkability” to eateries, office space and retail stores. And people are willing to pay a premium for that.13 July 2022