IRVINE, Calif. (PRWEB) November 19, 2017
Jamboree Housing Corporation announced today that Tyson Jacobsen, a leader in the multifamily housing industry, has been hired as Vice President of Construction to head up operations for Jamboree’s in-house construction group, Quality Development and Construction, Inc. Laura Archuleta, President of Jamboree, noted that Jacobsen’s professionalism, focus on technology, and industry experience are integral to meeting the challenges of the construction industry.
Incorporated in 2012, Quality Development and Construction is a 501(c)(3) subsidiary of Jamboree. Initially, the subsidiary was formed to provide construction management services for Jamboree development projects. In 2015, Quality Development and Construction was licensed as a General Contractor by the California Contractors State License Board and began acting as General Contractor for Jamboree projects. Since then, Quality Development and Construction has completed two award-winning Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Homes-certified new construction developments and two rehabilitation projects, representing more than $106 million in development from northern to southern California.
Quality Development and Construction addresses all aspects of design and construction – from strategic master planning through post-construction warranty service – to ensure the highest industry standards and benchmarks in all specifications unique to Jamboree workforce and affordable housing properties. Quality Development and Construction provides Jamboree a strategic advantage in navigating the ever-changing dynamics of the construction industry which allows the development team to focus on successfully bringing high quality affordable housing to fruition throughout California.
Jacobsen has had a long, successful partnership with Jamboree. He has served as general contractor on seven of the nonprofit’s affordable apartment communities, including the recently completed West Gateway Place in West Sacramento, California. Jacobsen has also provided construction management services for a number of Jamboree’s affordable apartment developments. Jacobsen founded Advent Companies in 2002 and has successfully completed more than 80 construction projects. Prior to that, he held construction management positions at ICON Builders and Sares Regis Group. Jacobsen is a graduate of Brigham Young University and a licensed general contractor.
ABOUT JAMBOREE: Founded in 1990, Irvine, CA-headquartered Jamboree Housing Corporation is an award-winning, broad-based nonprofit housing development company that develops, acquires, renovates and manages permanently affordable rental and ownership housing throughout California for working families, seniors and people with special needs. A leading community development organization, Jamboree is committed to sustaining excellence with high quality affordable housing that benefits the environment, the economy and local communities. It currently has $280 million in affordable housing projects in its development pipeline and a $1.1 billion asset portfolio that includes the development of and/or ownership interest in more than 8,200 homes in more than 88 California communities. Currently, Jamboree’s Community Impact Group offers resident services that foster learning, health and wellness, and community building at 35 Jamboree communities with designated staff at each location. For more information, visit jamboreehousing.com.