Current Developments

UrbanAcres is currently developing multiple restaurant and packaged food brands targeted at emerging urban centers throughout the United States that it will own and operate. In addition, its members are consulting for some of today’s  most successful food services initiatives in urban communities nationwide.


Teachers Village


Click to read The New York Times article: Juan Arredondo

Retail Developer and Consultant Teachers Village is $150-million mixed-use development in Newark, Jersey that will rise along four blocks of Halsey Street, between the Prudential Center and University Heights. Once completed, the site will have eight buildings, including three charter schools, a daycare center, more than 200 apartments for teachers and 70,000 square feet of street-level retail and restaurant space. The project is largely being built through public financing, and funding for the first building.