Brook Katzen

  • Senior VP of Development

Brook Katzen is Senior Vice President of Development for UIP, in which role he oversees all development and construction activities for the company, including value-add renovations and ground-up development. Brook is responsible for concept development, design management, entitlement management, permitting, and construction management.

Prior to joining UIP, Brook was Vice President of Development for SB-Urban, a start-up multifamily development and management company launching a new lifestyle housing product targeting car-free, single-person households in ultra-prime urban locations. Prior to joining SB Urban, Brook spent three years at The JBG Companies, where he managed the development of multiple urban, mixed-use, transit-oriented developments throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

Brook is a graduate of the Cornell School of Hotel Administration (BS ’02) and the Cornell Program in Real Estate (MPS ’04). He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and the Cornell Real Estate Council.