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UFI Assists in Successful Clean Renewable Energy Bond Issuances

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) continues to be a leader in public finance management, working with communities in pursuit of clean renewable energy bonds (CREBs) to become more energy- efficient and environmentally friendly. Created by the Energy Policy Act of 2005, CREBs are a special type of tax credit bond which are used to fund public […]

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UFI Funds CCMF Scholarship

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has donated funds to the California City Management Foundation (CCMF)  to establish the Mark Curran Scholarship. The Mark Curran Scholarship is new to the CCMF scholarship program, which awards the Wes McClure Scholarship annually. Scholarships are awarded to prospective graduate students attending a public or private university in California, who show […]

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UFI Continues to Deliver for Lake Elsinore

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been a financial partner in the City of Lake Elsinore for some time. Working with the City to finance much of the growing community’s infrastructure, UFI knows the community and understands the financial needs of the City. In April, the City Council approved the financing package for the La Laguna […]

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UFI Engaged in the City of Beaumont

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been engaged by the City of Beaumont for financial advisory services and budget development. Beaumont recently experienced controversy surrounding former senior level management. UFI was brought in to increase transparency with regard to the City’s financial matters. UFI will conduct a review of the City’s current financial state and make […]

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Crisis Management: Preparation Leads to Opportunity

By Mike Busch, CEO of Urban Futures, Inc. As I look at the growing interest in the State’s water resources, I cannot help but wonder if now is the time to get serious about infrastructure. While I understand the controversy surrounding the famed Rahm Emanuel quote about not letting a crisis go to waste, I […]

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William Reynolds Joins the UFI Team

William Reynolds has been brought on to the team at Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) to further expand the pool of experts available to clients. Mr. Reynolds has worked in public finance for more than 40 years. His background includes time spent working directly for city government as well as financial advisory firms. William began his […]

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UFI Delivers for Key Clients

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has recently been engaged on several high profile municipal financing projects. By expanding the volume of the existing client base, UFI is rapidly becoming the go-to firm for bond refunding and financing projects. UFI is currently working on and has recently closed several Tax Allocation Bond Refundings. The City of Azusa, […]

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New Markets Tax Credits: Leveraging Federal Funds to Meet Financing Gaps

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) is currently working on a joint project between the City of Lake Elsinore and developers to build a health, community and athletics facility that will benefit the region. The City sought UFI’s assistance with federally-available New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs) to meet a financing gap for the estimated $80 million project. […]

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Urban Futures, Inc. Works with Higher Education Institutions to Secure Financing for Infrastructure Projects

Urban Futures Inc. (UFI) has recently completed a financing package for a higher education institution, providing for capital improvements and debt restructuring for a valued client. Woodbury University enlisted UFI to aid in refinancing existing debt, and to secure capital to construct new living-learning campus residences. Expecting to grow from 1,500 to 2,100 full time […]

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Urban Futures Inc. Engaged by Rowland Water District

Urban Futures, Inc. (UFI) has been engaged by the Rowland Water District to perform a comprehensive financial policy and reporting review. This review will analyze existing financial policies and reporting procedures/practices. UFI will then recommend the implementation of best practices for financial reporting and measurement principles to ensure District; Board and community goals are being […]

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