JKB Living

"In every home you will see the standard of excellence that is the trademark of JKB Living." James Brenda James Brenda President

Renowned as an innovative, creative regional builder, JKB Living has a broad array of construction capabilities including single and multi-family homes, commercial properties and restaurants.

Founder and President James Brenda has taken a hands-on approach to building quality homes in Northern California for over 30 years. His guiding principle has always been to build homes of exceptional quality and value at a cost-efficient pricepoint - enriching the local communities.

See Current Communities

JKB has built communities all over the Central Valley that have grown into beautiful and highly desirable residential subdivisions.

JKB Gives Back

As a local business, JKB Living takes pride in supporting philanthropic causes that benefit its communities.

As an active developer in Northern California, JKB takes pride in developing housing through Habitat for Humanity. Being involved in local charities is important to building strong and thriving communities; something JKB and founder James Brenda are passionate about. In addition to Habitat for Humanity, JKB works with and recruits from CSU Stanislaus University, is a member of the Stanislaus Business Alliance and does extensive volunteer work with the Prodigal Sons and Daughters addiction recovery ministry.

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Reader's Choice Award

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