The Legaspi Company

The Legaspi Company is a full-service development/brokerage company for commercial/ investment real estate, particularly for retail projects.  We are recognized as an aggressive commercial real estate company, noted particularly for our ability to successfully identify and capitalize on untapped opportunities created by demographic changes and trends in the marketplace. 

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Jose Legaspi


José de Jesús Legaspi is the owner and president of The Legaspi Company.  He is an expert in retail project development, sales and leasing, econometric consulting, and retail tenant representation.

Since 1979, José de Jesús Legaspi's market niche has been the inner city, specifically areas with high densities of Hispanic consumers.  Legaspi has developed an expertise in the successful marketing and revitalization of urban and downtown areas.  His work on Pacific Boulevard in Huntington Park, Fourth Street in Santa Ana, North and South Broadway in Los Angeles, Whittier Boulevard in East Los Angeles, and Cesar Chavez Avenue (formerly Brooklyn) in Boyle Heights has earned him a reputation as a key contributor to the thriving commercial successes of these downtown areas.

José de Jesús Legaspi is considered an expert in Hispanic consumerism and is involved in many creative projects throughout the United States.  These include mercados, malls and mixed-use projects in Southern, Central and Northern California, Texas, Arizona, Nevada and Georgia.  Legaspi manages a joint venture with a major pension fund in the State of California that invests in key markets throughout the southwestern United States.  He is involved in the development of unique mixed-use projects involving housing, retail, and educational components.