Michael Graham has 30 years of land development experience and has developed several thousand residential lots in Colorado. Sebastian Partners is currently developing a project in a Qualified Opportunity Zone (QOZ) in Aurora, CO called Avelon. Avelon is the ideal QOZ project as it has multiple opportunities for QOZ investments. The 287-acre community will result in 1,100 single-family homes, 400+ multi-family units and 40 acres of commercial that will include 3 hotels, Class A office space, retail, restaurants and an entertainment center with an 8,000-seat amphitheater. Sebastian Partners has established the Gravitas QOZ Fund which currently raising over $200 million in equity to fund the project.
Michael is experienced with the process in Aurora, having developed Singletree, on 56th Avenue one mile west of the Project. Singletree had over 400 single-family homes, and 80 acres of residential multi-family finished and delivered and included 40 acres of airport parking and a transportation facility. Mr. Graham’s other Front Range/Colorado projects include Ken Caryl Ranch, Castle Pines/Lynx Land Daniels Gate, Whisper Canyon, Brookfield Park, and Cimarron Subdivision. He also developed other master-planned projects throughout Colorado and has extensive luxury resort development experience, including in Cabo San Lucas and Lake Tahoe.