Bettencourt & Associates
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Bettencourt and Associates was formed in 1985 to provide planning and land entitlement and land stewardship services to business and institutional clients.

Bettencourt and Associates participated in the recruitment and vetting of consultants, the preparation of planning budgets and schedules, the entitlement of properties, and the sale and disposition of properties.

Philip Bettencourt has participated in acquisition due diligence for more than $500 million in closed escrows including:


Mission Viejo Company
Akins Development Company
Cortese Properties, Inc.
Rossmoor Properties, Limited Partnerships
Newport Banning Ranch
Sully-Miller Orange Properties
South Brea Lofts
Ridgeline Estates