There’s No Place Like The Inland Empire, Say SoCal BTR Builders

BISNOW SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA – January 26, 2022 – As investors flock to single-family rental development in the wake of the pandemic, the trend has yet to fully take off in Southern California, where market dynamics serve as barriers to entry. But the Inland Empire is proving to be a sweet spot for developers where the conditions for the housing type tend to align.

Desert-living demand grows: Dormant residential development kickstarted in Desert Hot Springs

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif. – January 11, 2021 – A long-dormant residential development in Desert Hot Springs is getting kickstarted again with a home builder committed to nearly 200 lots in the coming years, as demand to live in the desert grows.


33-plus-acre St. Michael’s Abbey in Trabuco Canyon lists for $18.5 million

ORANGE COUNTY, CA – May 14, 2020 – The Norbertine Fathers of St. Michael’s Abbey have put their 33-plus-acre campus in Trabuco Canyon on the market for $18.5 million. With the scenic foothills of the Santa Ana Mountains as a backdrop, the west-facing slope home to the Catholic community since 1961 has an abbey, a 343-seat church and a dining hall with a commercial kitchen.


Hoffman Co. Expands into Multifamily Land and Entitlement Deals

Patrick S. Simons joins the firm as SVP and managing director to lead the firm’s expansion into the multifamily sector.

March 31st, 2020 — Irvine-based brokerage firm the Hoffman Co. has expanded its multifamily services platform to include land and entitlement assistance. Patrick S. Simons, a 25-year industry veteran, joins the firm as SVP and managing director to lead the firm’s expansion into the multifamily sector.


The Hoffman Company Expands Its Brokerage Platform to Include Multifamily Land Sales and Entitlement Assistance

MARCH 27th, 2020 – IRVINE, CA — The Hoffman Company a land brokerage firm now in its fifth decade with operations in both California and Nevada, announced today the expansion of its services into the multifamily sector. Patrick S. Simons, a 25-year veteran in multifamily development, has joined the firm to lead this growth as senior vice president and managing director of multifamily markets.