Founded in 1996, J.W. Shute International provides quality development and real estate consulting services to a select clientele. We are the premier boutique build-to-suit development firm in Southern California. We specialize in providing our clients a turnkey facility that exceeds their every need and desire. Our tenacity, resourcefulness, and uncompromising ethical standards have allowed us to form long term relationships with clients and vendors alike. J.W. Shute International is proficient in every aspect of real estate:
  • Development
  • Master Planning
  • Proforma Analysis
  • Architectural and Contractor Management
  • Design Build Management
  • Government Approvals and Entitlements
  • Construction and Permanent Financing
  • Leasing and Lease Negotiation
  • Property Management
  • Real Estate Disposition (including 1031 Exchange)
  • Real Estate Brokerage

Porterville Info

For sale, trade, or Joint Venture is a 30.96 acre parcel of land
tentatively approved for 147 residential lots.

147 Tentatively Approved Lots
1379 N. Plano Street
Porterville, CA

APN 248-060-017

147 Residential Lots – Raw – Flat
Tentative Map nearing final approval – can build within months!
Lot Size 6500- 7000 SF

PDF document links

Tentative Map
Tentative Map Approval
Annexation Approval
Tentative Map & Engineering Info
Master Plan
Soils Report
Biological Survey
City Demographics
Phase 1
City Engineering Standards

Demographic Info

Tulare County, with a population of approximately 409,000 is located in the San Joaquin Valley, the center of California. Its strategic location makes the area a desirable distribution point for many major corporations.

Tulare County is also recognized as the largest agricultural producing county in the world and ranks number one in the state as well as the nation for total milk production. County agribusiness alone accounts for over $3 billion.

The City of Porterville is located midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles and serves as a trade and cultural center for over 120,000 people in the surrounding vicinity. It lies in the foothills of the Sierras at an elevation of 455 feet and is located on Highway 65, 165 miles north of Los Angeles and 171 Miles east of the Pacific Coast. Porterville is a strategic location within the San Joaquin Valley, has ready access to major transportation routes,a nd is the county seat for Tulare County. The economy is a thriving mix of agribusiness, light industry, and commercial enterprise. Major city employers include Wal-Mart Distribution, Citrus Packing Facilities, and Royalty Carpet Mills.
For more information, please contact:

Jim Shute
J.W. Shute International
60 Corporate Park, Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92606-5105
(949) 262-0084 (949) 262-0115 FAX