March 5, 2021

Tesoro Viejo Announces De Young Properties as Its Newest Homebuilder

MADERA COUNTY – Tesoro Viejo Development today announces that De Young Properties is joining the highly regarded homebuilding team at Madera County’s newest award-winning, master planned community. De Young Properties will widen the selection of homes available for homebuyers at Tesoro Viejo with their Verano neighborhood – a VIP list is forming now offering the best priority homesite selection and pricing.

Verano by De Young Properties

“We are thrilled to welcome De Young Properties to our team of outstanding homebuilders,” said Brent McCaffrey, President of Tesoro Viejo Development. “As a respected, local family homebuilder for three generations, De Young understands our central valley and delivers high-quality homes with an industry-leading warranty.”

De Young Properties began building in 1974 to help families realize their dream of homeownership. They have built more than 7,000 homes in the Central Valley and pride themselves on quality craftsmanship, enduring value, and exceptional customer service.

“We are honored to be part of the visionary Tesoro Viejo community and continue to be impressed by its growth,” said Ryan De Young, President of De Young Properties. “I invite you to come explore the master planned community, you will immediately feel a sense of connection and well-being. We know our homebuyers will be proud to call this community home, and we look forward to welcoming them to DeYoung Verano at Tesoro Viejo.”

De Young Properties will unveil the new Verano neighborhood and the Discover Series collection in the Hillside Village at Tesoro Viejo. Exclusively designed for Tesoro Viejo, this innovative collection includes four new single- and two-story floorplan designs, ranging from approximately 1,515 to 2,313 square feet of open and flexible living space with up to four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The Discover Series offers one-stop shopping with several curated designer packages, allowing the homebuyer a quick, easy and fun process. In addition, a wide selection of distinctive exterior architectural styles will be offered.

Each home at De Young Verano will be a De Young SmartHome, which means homebuyers can expect innovative energy efficient technology, advanced home automation and connectivity, intelligent designs for healthier living and green building practices that are better for the homeowner and the environment.

“De Young Properties has a proven record of building strong communities, and we’re pleased to expand the homes offered at Tesoro Viejo to further fit the needs and lifestyles of Central Valley home shoppers,” McCaffrey said.

Tesoro Viejo is a breathtaking site of about 1,600 acres of gently rolling hills and vistas. The community is situated at the foot of Little Table Mountain and has been thoughtfully designed to capture its scenic surroundings, offering residents views of the sloping hillsides and the dramatic Sierra foothills. The community features about 400 acres of permanently preserved natural open space, parks, recreational areas and miles of trails.

De Young Properties is the newest homebuilder in Hillside Village, Tesoro Viejo’s inaugural residential village. Hillside Village will offer up to 800 homes that provides diverse housing options to fit a wide range of lifestyles and needs. The amenities include a resort-style clubhouse, an amphitheater, neighborhood parks, and Hillside Elementary School that serves students from transitional kindergarten through 8th grade.

The Town Center is styled after a small-town main street and houses the Madera County Fire Station No. 7 and Madera County Sheriff Substation, as well as “The Hub” – Tesoro Viejo’s innovative Welcome Center and AXIS Coffee Bar + Eatery.

The vibrant social scene includes live music Friday nights at AXIS, a certified farmer’s market in Town Center, a Live on the Lawn music series in the amphitheater, as well as an extensive activities calendar at the Ranch House – the resort-style clubhouse and recreation center.

De Young Properties will unveil the new Verano neighborhood and Discover Series designs this March. A VIP List is forming now and interested homebuyers are encouraged to join for best priority homesite selection, pricing information, and more at For additional information, interested home shoppers are encouraged to join the interest list at

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The community of Tesoro Viejo is a partnership between The McCaffrey Group and Lyles Diversified, two trusted local family companies with deep roots in California’s Central Valley. Together, they are crafting a 21st century community that is grounded in local heritage and tradition, energized by modern neighborhood design principles, and poised to grow and evolve gradually over time. For more information, visit

About De Young Properties:
De Young Properties was founded in 1974. With three generations of homebuilding experience and 45 years later, De Young Properties has built over 7,000 homes, and its name is synonymous with professionals dedicated to creating dream-fulfilling homes and communities by providing quality craftsmanship, unparalleled innovation and exceptional customer service.
De Young Properties is an award-winning builder receiving several Gold Nugget Awards – the top honors given at the international Pacific Coast Builders Conference. Also, it has been recognized for multiple other awards including being a recipient of the Fresno Bee’s People’s Choice Award for New Home Builder for 11 years. For more information, visit

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