About Sanford

Mr. Edward has a passion for building communities that speak to the genius loci, or “spirit of place.”  Sanford has been a design and building professional for over 30 years.  He founded his privately owned firm, Master Plan Developments, Inc., in 1991.  Prior to 1991, he served as the Director of Land Development for Pulte Home Corporation, at the Newport Beach division.  


Mr. Edward’s firm has developed projects in a number of Southern California cities, including Dana Point, Thousand Oaks, Walnut, Corona, Temecula, Murrieta, and Wildomar.  His firm has extensive experience in land transactions, entitlement and public agency permit processing, environmental mitigation, public bond financing, property tax and debt restructuring, consultant management, infrastructure construction, and land sales.  


Mr. Edward received his Master in Design Studies degree from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design in 1988.