Watt Companies

Santa Monica, CA

Founded in 1947

Watt Companies is a commercial and residential real estate development and investment company with properties throughout California and the surrounding states. Our partners rely on us as a full-service solution. Our platform includes, homebuilding, commercial development, asset management and the sponsorship of capital investments, all here to ensure a seamless, consistent and reliable experience. At Watt Companies, every project offers a chance to change lives when we build a new, exceptional place to live, work, and grow. Through creativity, collaboration, and a legacy of world-class real estate services, we identify opportunities that will make valuable additions to our communities, recognizing opportunity where others may not. Watt Companies was founded in 1947 by Ray Watt, as a home builder for troops returning home from the war. Since then, we have expanded our capabilities and grown into one of the nation’s largest owners, developers and managers of real estate on the West Coast. As we develop properties, we also build strong relationships, actively adapting to the needs of our partners, tenants, employees and investors. As a result, our reputation as one of the nation’s premier real estate companies has only grown over time.