John Abel is a founder of Mission Pacific Land Company. With more than thirty years of experience in all aspects of real estate development and home building business in central and Southern California, Mr. Abel oversees Mission Pacific's real estate development activities, from acquisition to disposition of assets. Mr. Abel's extensive experience includes off-site feasibility, off-site construction, land entitlement/map processing, tract map design, CFD formation, market analysis, and home construction, as well as the marketing, sale and delivery of homes.
Prior to forming Mission Pacific, Mr. Abel co-founded Sheffield Homes, a Riverside-based private builder of "move-up" homes and golf-oriented communities in Inland Southern California and the Coachella Valley. Sheffield Homes built an average of 150 homes annually, with an average annual volume of $75 million, and entitled and developed more than 600 residential lots that were sold to other residential builders.
Mr. Abel began his development career in Fresno, California where he was project estimator/partner for a general engineering contractor.
Mr. Abel is a graduate of California State University, Fresno, where he received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He is a licensed general contractor in the State of California.