Our Firm

Allan D. Kotin & Associates (ADK&A) is a real estate economics consulting firm based in Malibu, providing creative and innovative strategies and financially feasible solutions to complex real estate and policy issues. Since its founding in 1980 as KRM, the firm has been involved in all major land uses: residential, retail, office, industrial, recreational, retirement, hospitality and mixed-use projects.

ADK&A now specializes in assisting both public agencies and private clients in soliciting, structuring, and implementing public private joint ventures. ADK&A’s expertise spans traditional redevelopment projects, public sector asset management, ground lease arrangements in ports, marinas, university campuses, and specialized public private transactions including strategic assessment, sale-leaseback, and lease-leaseback transactions.

ADK&A has experience working with developers, mortgage bankers, financial analysts, asset managers and redevelopment staff.

Services offered by ADK&A include:

Public-Private Joint Venture Support

  • Strategic Assessment
  • Developer Solicitation
  • Negotiation Support
  • Documentation Support

Financial Analysis

  • Pro Forma Preparation And Evaluation
  • Residual Analysis
  • Land Use Optimization

Training and Teaching

  • Graduate Students
  • Special Sessions
  • Webinars


Beginning as Allan D. Kotin Economic Consultants in 1974, Allan Kotin in 1980 founded Kotin, Regan & Mouchly, Inc. (KRM). Between 1994 and 1996, KRM operated as a general partner of Sedway Kotin Mouchly Group (SKMG). From 1997 to June 1998, the company operated as KMG Consulting (Kotin Mouchly Group) when PCR Services Corporation acquired its assets and personnel, after which the staff operated as the PCR Kotin (Economics) Division of PCR. Allan Kotin left PCR to form ADK&A in August 2001.