Land Acquisition

AMCAL is a leading developer of affordable and market-rate housing in California. In recent years, we have closed numerous escrows on urban and rural/suburban sites throughout the state to build multi-family apartments, mixed-use, condominiums and small-lot houses.

New communities have been constructed on higher-density urban infill sites in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Oakland and on large medium-density sites in Fresno and the San Joaquin Valley, Orange County, Riverside, San Bernardino, Sacramento, and Imperial County. Read more

Southern California Market

Los Angeles Co, Orange Co., San Diego/Imperial Co., Riverside/San Bernardino Co.

Central & Northern California Markets

Fresno Co., San Joaquin Valley, Oakland, San Francisco Bay Area, and Sacramento

Land Acquisition Criteria

The emphasis of AMCAL development is the rental Multi-Family and Senior housing segment, along with low to moderate-income ‘for-sale’ condominium, and zero lot line single-family or townhouse products.

AMCAL is consistently among the highest recipients of Federal Tax Credits in California. Amounting to nearly $560,683,000, these credits have funded 55 affordable developments throughout the state.

LAND: 35,000 sf (infill) to 25 acres (B or C locations)
ZONING: R3, R4, C1, C2, C3, C4, CM
LOCATIONS: Throughout California located in Redevelopment, Federal Renewal, Empowerment or Enterprise Zones
OTHER LAND INTEREST: Industrial land located in a Transit-Oriented District



Before: Villas del Lago Apartments, Los Angeles

After: Villas del Lago Apartments, Los Angeles

Escrows Closed

AMCAL has closed 23 escrows in southern, central and northern California since 2008. Total value of land is $80,072,000.

Financial Partners

AMCAL has the backing of major financiers for urban, suburban and rural developments throughout California. Despite the economic recession, large institutions solicit AMCAL for equity and debt and enable the company to complete land and partnership closings in a timely manner.