Urbanomics Planning Group is comprised of knowledgeable and respected advisors with experience in solving land use and/or economic development problems for public or private landowners and agencies. Our consultants are hand-picked to be most effective on each project. The result is a seamless and efficient project team at a competitive rate.
Matt Goulet, Principal
Urbanomics is led by Matt Goulet, a veteran of several industries that are the backbone of the Southern California economy including real estate, aerospace, manufacturing, theme parks, and motion pictures. Mr. Goulet has created numerous studies on regional economic development, urban planning, real estate economics and goods movement for public agencies and private interests in California. Since 2007, he has co-authored the annual Real Estate and Economic Forecast for the Southern California Development Forum (SCDF) and he has developed entitlement strategies and secured land use approvals for several major projects in Southern California.
In addition to serving as the Principal of Urbanomics, Matt serves as the CFO and Finance Chair for 1010 Development Corporation, a non-profit affordable housing developer in Downtown Los Angeles. Mr. Goulet holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland, an MBA from California State University Northridge, and a Professional Certificate in Real Estate Investments from UCLA. Matt also holds an FE/EIT certification in Mechanical Engineering from the Maryland Board of Professional Engineers and served as a docent providing architectural tours for the Los Angeles Conservancy and Downtown LA Artwalk.