Who We Are

Cityview is a leading developer and operator of workforce, attainable, and market-rate multifamily properties with a consistent focus on core Western U.S. markets that exhibit outsized employment, income, population, and rent growth.

Experience

19+ years of multifamily investment experience with over $4.5 billion of capital across commingled funds, joint ventures, separate accounts, and opportunity zone vehicles.

Management

Cityview manages approximately 5,200 + multifamily units, of which 1600+ units in active renovations and 1,500+ units under development.

The firm is led by a seasoned team of senior professionals with an average of 20+ years of industry experience with specialized and complementary skillset to successfully create value in multifamily investments.

Minority ownership serves as the foundation of the firm’s roots, corporate culture, and community involvements.

Over 120 employees firmwide with 50+ corporate and 70+ at Westhome, an affiliated property management company of Cityview.

We apply our expertise to a range of investment types across the risk spectrum. Cityview’s vertically-integrated platform and data-driven investment strategy has proven successful across over 120 project.

Think big, be creative, and deliver beyond expectations.

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Impactful

Transform cities into communities, people into neighbors, and apartments into homes.

Impactful

Transform cities into communities, people into neighbors, and apartments into homes.
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Purposeful

Generate highest outcomes through meaningful, considered, and reasoned action.

Purposeful

Generate highest outcomes through meaningful, considered, and reasoned action.
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Straightforward

Commit to open, honest, and upfront conversations that lead to the best results.

Straightforward

Commitment to open, honest, and upfront conversations that lead to the best results.
 
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Bold

Think big, be creative, and deliver well beyond expectations.
 

Bold

Think big, be creative, and deliver well beyond expectations.
 
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Agile

Adapt to the changing environment while maintaining momentum and vision.

Agile

Adapt to the changing environment while maintaining momentum and vision.

The Cityview Difference

Value through bold decisions.

Vertically Integrated
Control every step in the value creation process from acquisition through design & renovation or development through construction, and property management. Critical components of the process are not outsourced.
Development and Operational DNA
Build value from the ground up. Our methodology aligns our investments with a holistic perspective by taking a design-centric approach to use of space and to the broader community, while enriching the resident lifestyle.
Entitlement and Urban Planning Expertise
Breadth and depth in navigating all facets of entitlements and urban planning from expertise of team members that formerly held public positions with City of Los Angeles and City of New York.
Resident Emphasis
Utilizing data and technology as a driving force to analyze and enhance service standards to elevate the leasing and resident living experiences.

Vertically Integrated
Platform

Acquisition

Entitlement

Development

Construction Management

Asset Management

Property Management

Devang Shah

Managing Director, Acquisitions
Devang Shah is responsible for multifamily value add acquisition and asset management in Southern California. He has 22 years of experience in real estate investment, development, design, construction and asset management. Previously, Devang was the principal of Marketcents Inc. an independent project management firm, serving as an owner’s representative to investment firms, builders and developers. Prior to that, he worked was Vice-President at RCLCo, LLC, a national independent real estate consulting firm. ​