San Joaquin Valley Homes And Presidio Residential Capital Announce The Opening Of Catalina, A New Neighborhood Offering 51 Single-Family Homes In Visalia, CA

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VISALIA, Calif. –San Joaquin Valley Homes (SJV Homes) recently announced that nine of the 51 single-family homes available at Catalina, a new 8.75-acre neighborhood in Visalia, have been reserved. Homebuyers are welcome to tour three model homes with unique floorplans, which are open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sundays and Mondays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 2120 North Highland St. in Visalia.

“Homebuyers are snapping up these efficient, low-maintenance homes – the most affordable in Visalia,” said Danny Garcia, vice president of sales for Visalia-based SJV Homes. “These charming houses are ideal for families and busy professionals.”

The neighborhood, off Ferguson west of Highway 63 (Dinuba Avenue) in Visalia, offers single-story three-bedroom, two-bathroom, 1,297- to 1,597-square-foot homes on 5,000-square-foot lots with shared driveways. The homes start in the $210,000s.

Catalina is conveniently located, less than an hour to Fresno International Airport and within easy access to Highway 99. Major employers nearby include Kaweah Delta Hospital, Visalia Medical Clinic, College of the Sequoias, Cigna Healthcare and Jostens. The community also offers excellent access to recreational opportunities at Sequoia National Forest and Lake Kaweah.

Interested homebuyers can contact the sales office at (559) 750-7575.

This project is a joint venture partnership with Presidio Residential Capital, a San Diego-based real estate investment company.

Founded in 2013 by Joe Leal, Jim Robinson and Randy Merrill, SJV Homes recently closed its 1,000th home, making it one of the most active homebuilders in the region.

About SJV Homes

San Joaquin Valley Homes (SJV Homes) is a local homebuilder with deep roots in and a strong commitment to the Central Valley. Founders Joe Leal, Jim Robinson and Randy Merrill share a vision to build quality new homes in carefully planned neighborhoods for people who love the Valley and want lasting value. In 2013, SJV Homes combined forces with Presidio Residential Capital, a real estate investment firm in San Diego. It has since closed more than 1,000 homes and is now one of the busiest homebuilders in the San Joaquin Valley. 

About Presidio Residential Capital

Presidio Residential Capital is a real estate investment company focused on the residential housing sector. Headquartered in San Diego, California, the firm provides capital in the form of joint ventures for the entitlement, development and build-out of for-sale residential projects throughout the Western United States. Presidio has infused more than $1 billion into the economy to capitalize the housing industry. The firm’s goal is to invest in excess of $150 million in capital for home-building projects in the Western United States in the next 12 months. It currently has investments in Arizona, California, Nevada, Colorado and Washington with current committed capital of $800 million focused on 100+ projects. The firm is affiliated with a privately held registered investment advisor specializing in alternative investment strategies who has a long history of investing in the home-building sector. Current assets under management total more than $2.5 billion. Online and social media:, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.