About Core

Our Story

Established in 1989, The Core Companies is a vertically-integrated real estate development and construction firm. Core Affordable Housing specializes in development of below-market-rate properties, through partnerships with public agencies, non-profit organizations, and private financing institutions. Core has developed a strong track record for identifying well-located housing sites and securing difficult entitlements throughout the San Francisco Bay area. In addition to developing and constructing its own projects, Core offers third-party pre-development , development management and construction services.

Since its inception Core has developed more than 400 single-family homes, townhomes and condominiums, as well as 2,300 apartment units. Core continues its vision today by creating vibrant new home communities in urban locations. Our focus is to enhance the quality of life of its customers, promote a sense of community among residents, and to play a positive role in the fabric of the neighborhoods the company creates. To learn more about Core’s other properties, click here to visit our property profiles.