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Rebecca Karp is named Crain’s New York 2020 Rising Star in Real Estate

Congratulations to our CEO Rebecca Karp for being honored by Crain’s New York as a 2020 Rising Start in Real Estate. The award recognizes a select list of professionals working in real estate, development, and related fields for their knowledge, skills, integrity, accomplishments, and contributions to the profession and the community. Honorees range in their tenure working in the real estate field and the unique mark they have made on New York City.

Rebecca works closely with our clients in the areas of real estate, community, and economic development, and in 2020, is proud to be working on real estate projects from LIC, Queens to Atlanta, GA to Cambridge, MA. To learn more about Karp Strategies' real estate advisory work, please visit our website or reach out to speak with us directly.


Rebecca Karp Founder, Karp Strategies

An urban planner and economic development strategist by training, Rebecca Karp spent nearly a decade in policy, operations and management roles before founding her eponymous urban planning and real estate advisory firm. Karp is passionate about her work, employing data-driven, people-oriented and place-based methods to strategically develop economies and communities on behalf of a diverse array of public and private clients. Karp is adjunct professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. She speaks and writes on real estate and equity issues. Karp is a board member at the Center for Urban Pedagogy and a fellow with the Urban Design Forum. In 2018 City & State Media recognized her as one of the city’s 40 Under 40 Rising Stars.


Learn more about the 2020 honorees here. Congratulations to this group of amazing leaders!


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