Josh Cohen is the principal of The Cohen Group, which specializes in selling multi-family properties in the South Bay and throughout Los Angeles County. Josh has been selling apartment buildings since 2001, and has successfully closed well over 450 transactions with a total value of approximately $750,000,000. Whether a client needs to sell their property for top market price or needs help facilitating a 1031 upleg, our team of seasoned professionals are here to execute the objective efficiently and effectively. Our approach is to put clients first, and this client-focused attitude has made us the industry leaders for marketing, negotiating, and closing the best deals for our clientele.
With keen attention to local market trends and information, along with an exceptional brokerage skill set crafted during more than 18 years of experience, Josh and the Cohen Group have been able to deliver our clients exceptional guidance and results. With experience and expertise in multi-family apartments, distressed assets, retail space, and office buildings, investors are assured that he will be able to help them maximize their individual investment strategies and realize their goals.
Josh is a graduate of UCSB and the University of Michigan. He and his lovely wife live in Redondo Beach with their three children. Josh greatly enjoys music and plays guitar in a local classic rock cover band. He also serves on the board of directors the Cancer Support Community of Redondo Beach.
As Vice President of Operation, Alex’s primary responsibilities include interacting directly with clients to help facilitate all commercial property transactions, as well as coordinating marketing efforts directed towards both past and prospective clients. He also specializes in underwriting investment opportunities, creating contracts, and staying up to date on current market trends in the greater Los Angeles area. Alex holds a degree in both Real Estate and Finance from The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business and joined The Cohen Group in 2017. He looks forward to helping clients reach their investment goals.
Brian Dempsey is a South Bay native and specializes in exclusively representing buyers and sellers of investment properties throughout the South Bay. As a member of Josh Cohen’s team, he is responsible for providing clients with up-to-date market knowledge and keeping them informed of the latest market trends. He earned his degree in business, with an emphasis in finance. He also obtained a Real Estate certificate from the University of Colorado Boulder, Leeds School of Business. Brian is a licensed real estate salesperson and joined The Cohen Group in 2014.
Justin holds a real estate license in both Virginia and California. After a brief experience as a residential leasing agent in Brentwood, he joined the Keller Williams Beach Cities team and The Cohen Group. Combining his unique educational background and prior experience, he specializes in market trend reports, underwriting and referral networking for both investors and residents of Southern California.
He graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate and minor in residential property management from Virginia Tech while competing on the Men’s Varsity Swim Team. During his education, he acquired a Virginia Real Estate Salesperson license and worked as a residential transaction coordinator
Justin hopes to help clients realize their investment goals and acquire their next investment property with confidence and peace of mind.
Jordis specializes in creative designs and marketing for the Cohen Group. Her design background is instrumental in making our marketing and listings look as attractive as possible on all media channels. Her marketing experience is crucial to the Cohen Group in the ever changing world of social media, needless to say her expertise is essential for CG clientele and the success of our CG branding. Jordis has a true passion for design, she says “there is no greater feeling then helping someone create something amazing”.