Urban Coast Properties

About Us

We are San Diego Natives

Our Story.

As San Diego natives, we have seen the evolution of the local economy and have been excited by its vibrant culture, innovative business, and unique people. We invest in and manage apartment and commercial buildings throughout the county. We are experts in identifying opportunity, leaders in adopting innovative solutions, and uniquely qualified to sustain growth for owners without compromising quality for tenants.

Style + Substance

Unseen Potential.

Considering managers for our own buildings years ago, we were unsatisfied with the limited options and antiquated practices we found in the Apartment Management Market. We made the decision to manage our own properties because we did not trust anyone else with our valuable assets. After years of success with our own buildings, we began offering our unique, tech driven approach to clients… and so began Urban Coast Properties. We are a young, motivated company who has built its foundation on transparency, innovation, tenant care, and proactive maintenance. 

We pride ourselves in approaching everything we do with integrity, transparency, and innovation. We treat every building as if it were our own and every tenant as if they were our only customer. 

By respecting every applicant and tenant, we establish an environment which demands clear communication and mutual understanding. We fill our clients’ buildings with the best tenants in San Diego because we provide our renters modern solutions with old-fashioned authenticity.

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The Urban Coast Properties Team

John Henry Winter-Nolte

John Henry first began his real estate career as a university student at Gonzaga by  purchasing and then managing an apartment complex near the university.  Ever since that first experience with property management, he has grown his knowledge and experience in management, tenant/landlord laws, and construction management.  He always embodies the concept of treating tenants with respect, dignity, and fostering long-term relationships. John Henry holds a degree in Finance & Marketing from Gonzaga University.  He is a licensed broker in California and a native San Diegan. In his free time, you'll find him coaching baseball or soccer at local high schools.

DRE# 01918493

Joe Brady

Joe has fully dedicated himself to the real estate industry over the past 13 years. With extensive professional real estate experience in brokerage, investment, property management, CMBS, RMBS, warehouse lending, corporate lending, and asset underwriting, it’s without a doubt that his love of real estate and prudent investing runs deep. Joe holds a dual undergraduate degree in Finance and Economics from Villanova University, and a Masters in Real Estate Development from New York University.  Joe is also a native San Diegan that enjoys traveling, golfing, and spending time with his family.

DRE# 01908072

Regional Property Manager / Leasing Director
Phoebe Lyons

Phoebe has been in the real estate industry for over six years. As the RPM & Leasing Director, Phoebe is in charge of overseeing all activities with regard to leasing and development, and serves as the head of property management. Phoebe’s goal is to provide a service to our clients that will meet their needs and surpass their expectations, while creating a healthy relationship between tenants, owners, and management. Phoebe is a licensed Real Estate Agent, and holds a degree in Business Administration from Sierra College.

DRE# 02003086

Maintenance Supervisor
Jesse Rugama

Jesse brings almost 22 years of work experience to Urban Coast Properties and maintains a strong work ethic. Jesse has worked in almost every type of construction and can fix just about anything. Jesse has experience in remodel, maintenance services, and general contracting. He has a work ethic that drives him to be one of the best project managers.