Mountain View, seated between the San Francisco Bay and the Santa Cruz Mountains, is a famous tourist destination. It is a prime spot for relaxation and reconnecting with nature. The large river is ideal for water sports enthusiasts, and the region is home to a variety of migrating species. Downtown Mountain View is perfect for book lovers and coffee connoisseurs.

Mountain View is also a great place to settle. If you are looking to build a multifamily facility in the area to help meet the rising demand for housing, our editorial team has listed the best multifamily contractors below. These firms were chosen for their expertise, press features, and awards.

Nibbi Brothers General Contractors

1000 Brannan Street, Suite 102, San Francisco, CA 94103

Nibbi Brothers General Contractors has been constructing technically complex, iconic structures in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1950. It specializes in building information modeling, self-perform, preconstruction, and commercial developments under Larry Nibbi as Chairman of the Board and Robert L. Nibbi as President and Chief Executive Officer.

Nibbi’s experienced construction specialists are backed up by a fresh and enthusiastic team that brings new skills and creativity to the company. The firm possesses the skills and experience necessary to complete the region’s most complex, logistically challenging, and long-term projects. From estimate to completion, every element is professionally managed by the team selected for each project, ensuring that each move meets the project’s budget, timeline, quality, sustainability, and safety objectives.

Thanks to its professionalism, the firm was recognized by the Engineering News-Record as one of the Top 400 Contractors and is also among their Top 100 Green Contractors. The firm also holds affiliations with a number of professional organizations: the Construction Employers Association (CEA), the East Bay Housing Organization, and HEART (Housing Endowment and Regional Trust). 

Lennar Multifamily Builders

95 Enterprise, Suite 200, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Lennar Multifamily Builders is a multifamily real estate development and operating firm founded by Lennar in 2011. The firm has swiftly risen to become one of the country’s most prominent developers. Lennar Corporation’s wholly-owned subsidiary is LMC. Its parent firm, established in 1954, is the nation’s leading builder of exceptional homes for all generations. It develops creative, high-quality high-rise, mid-rise, and garden apartment complexes throughout the United States. It breaks new ground nationwide with 11,660 homes completed since its inception in 2013 and 4,983 homes in 2020 alone. 

The firm’s honors include ranking 4th among the Top 50 Developers list and 12th among the Top 25 Builders List of the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC). It is also a member of the Southern California Rental Housing Association and the San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association.

Anton Building Company

1676 N California Boulevard, Suite 250, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Anton Building Company has been a prominent vertically-integrated real estate firm since 1995. The firm has become one of the West Coast’s top professionals on market-rate and affordable rental housing, with divisions in place to buy, design, build, and manage multi-family housing.

The company designs, builds, owns, and maintains multi-family rental residences throughout California. Anton Building Company is the general contracting subsidiary of Anton DevCo, Inc. Thanks to its integrated building skills, its communities are directly managed from the ground up. Anton Building has built approximately 10,000 garden-style, podium, and wrap apartments in-house, as well as more than 600 for third-party owners.

Since its inception, Anton Building has gained various honors for its work, including the 2017 Multifamily Community of the Year by BIA’s MAME Awards North State Building Industry Association, and ranking 16th in the 2015 Top 50 Affordable Housing Developers of Affordable Housing Finance.

ROEM Builders

1650 Lafayette Street, Santa Clara, CA 95050

ROEM Builders and its subsidiaries provide full-service development and construction. It specializes in market-rate and affordable home acquisition, planning, financing, new construction, refurbishment, and asset management for families and the elderly. A long-standing multi-family housing contractor, ROEM remains committed to working locally and cooperatively to construct complexes with quality assurance and efficiency.

Robert Emami founded the company in 1988 and he has since developed multiple housing projects. Since being established, licensed, and bonded in 1988, the firm’s established construction division has been versed in building multi-family housing for new ROEM complexes and third-party owners and developers across California. The firm is also continuously looking for new third-party multi-family construction and preconstruction prospects in California. 

West Builders

120 Railroad Avenue, Point Richmond, CA 94801

Established in 2002, West Builders specializes in design-build delivery, pre-construction, construction, seismic upgrades, retrofit, LEED certification, entitlement and permit support, development management, and commercial construction services. WEST was founded with the knowledge acquired from the founding partners’ 85 years of combined construction experience. This experience includes over $1.7 billion and 21,000,000 square feet of successful projects. 

The bulk of the firm’s projects was negotiated lump-sum design-build or design-assist developments where the construction cost and project timeline were secured during or shortly after the design development stage, led by Todd Whitlock and Ricardo Zamorano. WEST has allocated approximately $1 billion in contracts in the Bay Area and Southern California through 2021.


  • Jake Gustafson

    Jake has served as Senior Editor at General Contractors and brings a wealth of experience rooted in his passion for building. Holding a degree in Construction Engineering Management from Oregon State University, he actively engaged in industry-related activities, including membership in the Associated General Contractors of America student chapter and participation in the Associated Schools in Construction student competition. Previously, Jake served as a project engineer for a prominent general contractor in Portland, where he played a pivotal role in various aspects of construction projects, from pre-construction to subcontractor management. His expertise extends to working on innovative projects, such as North America's largest CLT commercial building. Expertise: Commercial Construction, Commercial Remodeling, Home Design and Build Key Highlights: Editor at General Contractors, Project Engineer for Portland-based general contractor, Field Engineer for the largest CLT commercial building in North America Education: Oregon State University, Degree in Construction Engineering Management