About Jason Cohen Pittsburgh
Jason Cohen, founder and president of the real estate advising group Jason Cohen Pittsburgh, is an accomplished professional in his industry.
Cohen earned a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Texas and obtained official associate broker accreditation through the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission (PREC). After finding success by investing in distressed multifamily properties, he decided to share his hard-won experience with other upcoming operatives. He began assisting other investors - first casually, and then via an informal group. Jason Cohen Pittsburgh (JCP) was eventually drawn together in the hopes that the group's considerable member base could aid and advise a broad base of prospective investors in their real estate ventures.
In the course of his decade-long real estate career, Jason Cohen has compiled a diverse portfolio of real estate investments by revitalizing properties in up-and-coming Pittsburgh neighborhoods. He is well-versed in the myriad facets of real estate investing, and is able to deliver custom advice and expertise to people at all professional levels.
In addition to his affiliation with PREC, Cohen has previously been involved in organizations such as The Urban Land Institute, the National Multifamily Housing Council, and the Apartment Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh.
Outside of the professional arena, he and his company has established charitable partnerships with the Animal Rescue League and Habitat for Humanity. His work on behalf of the latter includes donating home improvement services and sponsoring an annual MLK Day event.
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Jason Cohen's Experience
Professional Work from JCP Founder, Jason Cohen
Professional Property Management
December 2003 - Present
In his role as President of Professional Property Management, Jason Cohen oversaw and developed a privately-owned and managed multifamily real estate firm that possessed over $25 million in real estate holdings in highly desired Pittsburgh neighborhoods including but not limited to: Shadyside, Friendship, Mt. Lebanon, Dormont, Bethel Park, South Oakland, Regent Square, Southside and Southside Slopes.
Founder, Real Estate Professional
Jason Cohen Pittsburgh
December 2003 - Present
Jason Cohen founded Jason Cohen Pittsburgh in the hopes that the group would become a forum for real estate professionals, potential investors, private equity/debt and other Pittsburgh-based individuals interested in multifamily real estate investment to evaluate, collaborate and effectuate JV and other partnership opportunities.
Real Estate Brokerage
January 2008 - Present
Jason Cohen led a Real Estate Brokerage division which offered real estate services to buyers and sellers of all types of properties. This division specialized in investment services including: Due diligence, consulting and marketing for multifamily clients.
Vice President of Acquisitions
As the Vice President of Acquisitions (Mid-Atlantic Region) Jason Cohen performed all phases of the acquisition process from initial call to closing in Class B markets including: Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, Richmond, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia while assisting in the management of multi million dollar renovation projects and lease ups.