During the real estate downturn, it was clear to me that a major market sector was missing in Downtown San Diego; and it was soon to become highly desired, sustainable and profitable. I began creating the proforma, seeking out possible site and investigating financing opportunities. Within six months, all three were accomplished and so started Villa Cusma.
Villa Cusma, Downtown San Diego, Little Italy. Self Built, Type 2 construction, 6 stories over 2.5 levels of underground parking, 40 residential units, 1 commercial unit.
ROI = 236%
Sapphire Tower, Downtown San Diego. Development and Sales Consultant for Goldman Sachs, Centurion Partners. Type 1 construction, 32 story, 97 residence, luxury tower. Winner of 2007, best sales office, best website, SAM Awards from the Building Industry Association of San Diego for Sapphire Tower.
SmartCorner, Downtown San Diego. Canyon-Johnson, Lankford and Associates, Urban Housing Partners, Austin Veum Robbins Architects, CCDC, Partnership. Type 1 construction, 20 story, 301 residence, tower. Winner of 2007, mixed-use, attached project of the year, Gold Nugget Award for SmartCorner.
The Missions at Rio Vista, Mission Valley, Del Mar Pacific Group. Type 5 construction, 3 story, Condo Conversion and Property Management. 464 residence, garden-style community.
The Lido, Mission Valley, Concordia Homes. Type 5 construction, 4 story, 221 residence, garden-style community with Ample amenities and located on the San Diego River
City Walk,San Diego
City Walk, Downtown San Diego, The Olson Company. Type 3A construction, 5 story, 109 residence, mid-rise. Townhomes, flats and lofts located in the heart of the Marina District
Village Walk, Downtown San Diego, The Olson Company. Type 3A construction, 6 story, 72 residence, mid-rise. Shopkeepers, townhomes, flats and lofts, located in the heart of Little Italy