Jorge Sardinas

Catalyst Development Partners

Principal & Owner

Job Functions: Acquisitions & Dispositions


Jorge's primary focus is to generate and capitalize new business opportunities for our company. With a passion for developing in growth markets, Jorge is also deeply involved in initial architectural planning and brand identity for each project to ensure Catalyst delivers ahead-of-trend and highly-amenitized communities desired by prospective residents. Since 1990, Jorge has acquired and developed over 20,000 multifamily units throughout the Southeast. Now entering his third decade in the development industry, Jorge began his career as a Construction and Project Manager for Crescent Heights Investments. He then joined the Real Estate Investment Division of Florida Crystals Corporation, as Senior Vice President, to oversee their sizable multifamily real estate portfolio while also responsible for new property acquisitions and timely disposition of assets. Jorge later joined Julian LeCraw & Company, Inc. (JLC) and rose in position to Regional Partner, responsible for all multifamily acquisition, development and capital structuring activities in Florida and the Carolinas. While at JLC, Jorge acquired 8,000 apartment units, sourced several multifamily development opportunities, obtained entitlements and was responsible for development of over 1,000 new construction units and more than 100,000 square feet of retail. Jorge lives in Ponte Vedra Florida, with his wife Carmen and four children.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation
Property Type