Our History

CB-Emmanuel Realty is determined to
make a positive impact on our
properties, ensuring their viability and
affordability for generations to come.

CBE was founded by R. Christopher Bramwell Jr and Benathan Upshaw in 2005. Our team is composed of diverse professionals with expertise in real estate finance, construction management, architecture, urban planning, and property management consulting. Since our founding we have worked to increase affordable housing opportunities in transitioning communities.

CBE is certified as a MBE by the City and State of New York.

CBE breaking ground

Let’s do important
work together