Our Mission

MB Development Company’s mission is to be the leading real estate investment and development group on the Central Coast of California; to provide communities and our clients with high quality, community oriented, affordable, and environmentally conscious development projects. We seek to meet California’s housing demands through “smart-growth”. Our focus is on creative, medium to high-density, mixed-use, and transit oriented development projects.

Brandon Mann

Brandon has been working in Real Estate Development since 2012, when he founded Hawkeye Investments II, LLC with his father. Since Brandon started with Hawkeye Investments, he has entitled and developed approximately 1,200 residential units and 75,000 Square Feet of Commercial space on the Central Coast.

As President of Hawkeye Investments, Brandon managed the entire development process. He worked closely with city staff, city officials, project consultants, and local communities to re-zone, entitle, and develop projects totaling approximately $600 million in value.

Brandon helped to foster Hawkeye Investments’ strong relationships with its partners.  Hawkeye Investments has garnered strong financial and equity relationships totaling close to $50 million and worked with some of the largest builders on the Central Coast. Hawkeye’s recent partners include Fairfield Residential, Comstock Homes, Shea Homes, Biltmore Apts., LLC, and Compass Acquisition Partners.


Waleed Elbayar

Waleed Elbayar has been working in Real Estate Development for over 12 years and is experienced with stabilized core investments, value-add investments, redevelopment of existing property, and ground-up development.

In 2010 Waleed joined Los Angeles development firm Weintraub Real Estate Group. While at Weintraub, Waleed worked on several major projects including Rancho Malibu Resort, Malibu Lumber Yard, St. Vibiana’s Cathedral Event Center, Vibiana Lofts, as well as multiple minor projects.

In 2014 Waleed earned a Master of Real Estate Development from University of Southern California (USC) and began working as an Acquisition and Development Associate at Champion Real Estate Company. While at Champion, Waleed and the senior management deployed a syndicated investment business plan that resulted in the execution of multiple successful developments worth over $100 million.

Waleed later worked at one of the largest private equity investment firms in the United States, CIM Group, L.P. During his term at CIM Group, Waleed successfully launched a 500 key hotel expansion project in Las Vegas as well as an 89-unit mixed use apartment project on Sunset Boulevard, and managed construction operations for two 7-story office projects in Hollywood.


Let's Develop Together

Contact us today to discuss your next real estate development project.

Brandon Mann
+1 (805) 245-8095

Waleed Elbayar
+1 (805) 694-8316