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Kent Aden

Executive VP

Otay Ranch Co.

1580 La Media Rd.
Chula VistaCA91913
Kent Aden, Otay Ranch Co. executive vice president and this year's Pacific Coast Builders Conference chair, says despite a wave of foreclosures that has hit the South Bay hard, there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic.

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Otay Ranch VP optimistic in economic downturn

Kent Aden, who has overseen the development of both EastLake and Otay Ranch, says while this downturn has a different feel, smart homebuilders will be able to weather the storm.

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