Jeff Lopez, operator of Sandbox Households, LLC of Manahawkin. (Provided Photo)
Real estate developer and builder Jeff Lopez, operator of Sandbox Houses, LLC of Manahawkin, has a well known location on the Dec. 2 episode of HGTV network’s “House Hunters.” Lopez’ corporation crafted just one of three households that a house-searching couple explored when taking into consideration their long term needs.
Educated in architecture and structural engineering at the College of Pennsylvania and keeping a Learn of Science degree in real estate progress and financial investment from New York University, Lopez took a departure from the corporate earth in the late 1990s and began a renovation business enterprise, as properly as carrying out consulting and project administration. He founded Sandbox Residences in 2014.
The 1,200-square-foot, a few-bed room, two-bath elevated ranch that Lopez designed and will be featured on the demonstrate was detailed at $259,900. It is positioned in the Mystic Island part of Minor Egg Harbor Township.
Ironically, Lopez and his spouse, Lisa, broker of record at Dwelling Alliance Realty, shed their very own household to Superstorm Sandy and rebuilt on the exact web page in the Village Harbor area of Manahawkin.
Production administrators of the show in Los Angeles explained to The SandPaper that those showing signed an arrangement not to disclose aspects, including how they were spotted to grow to be a participant. The segment was filmed numerous months back, and the network wouldn’t want any spoilers getting out just before the viewing viewers finds out which property was chosen by the couple.
Asked about his response to showing on the preferred display, Lopez mentioned, “I under no circumstances imagined my neighborhood endeavours would gain national recognition. When you’re just accomplishing what you believe in, and performing it to the finest of your means, it is a superb compliment.” —M.S.