Mark Forster Named VP of Land Acquisition for Landsea Homes
Homebuilder Landsea Homes Corporation has tabbed real estate executive Mark Forster as the firm’s Vice President of Land Acquisition for Northern California. “Mark brings a wealth of land acquisition and entitlement experience to our team, a true asset as our Northern California portfolio continues to grow,” said Landsea Homes NorCal Division President Josh Santos.
Forster is a veteran real estate executive with nearly two decades of experience, including land acquisition roles for Lafferty Communities and MLC Communities. “I am excited and honored to join Landsea’s Northern California development team,” said Forster. “By focusing on desirable locations, integrating thoughtful land planning and designing homes that meet the demands of today’s discerning buyers, we are dedicated to strategically growing our new home communities across the region.”
Some recent Landsea developments in the region include the Ellis community in Tracy, CA, Lavender in Sunnyvale, CA and Verandah at Valley Oaks in Novato, CA.
Mark comes to ConnectCRE with an extensive background as a business and news reporter in San Francisco radio, as well as 35 years as a traffic reporter on several stations including KGO, KNBR, KCBS and KFRC. As a business reporter, Mark covered the tech world in Silicon Valley where he became familiar with real estate transactions in the hot Bay Area marketplace. He attended San Jose State University with a BA in Radio and TV Broadcasting and currently resides in the Lake Tahoe area where he gets to frequently enjoy all of his favorite activities: Golfing, Fishing, Hiking and Skiing.