K2 Development Companies
Northern California's Leading Commercial Developer


Passion. Experience. Diligence.


About K2 Development Companies

K2 Development Companies is a family-owned community developer whose partners have a combined 70 years of development and construction experience. Over the past 15 years, our company has focused on bettering our local community through a combination of acquiring, developing, and rehabilitating multi-family, single family and affordable housing.

Over the years, K2 Development Companies has cultivated strategic partnerships with many key regional institutions including veterans’ organizations, Northern Valley Catholic Social Services, non-profit housing managers, and The McConnell Foundation resulting in successful development opportunities in excess of $100MM. K2 Development Companies takes pride in creating impact projects that have diverse positive effects on their surrounding areas and businesses, while increasing affordable housing and options for mixed-income. Recent development efforts have been focused on integrated transit-oriented residential communities in the Downtown Redding area.





Allen A. Knott

Allen Knott is President and CEO at K2 Development Companies.  Allen obtained his Bachelor of Science degree with a Major in Finance and a minor in Economics at Cal Poly San Luis Obsipo.  Following college, Allen took a position at The Principal Financial Group consulting on corporate, non-profit and group retirement plans.  Over the course of the past 18 years at Principal, he has successfully managed over $2 billion in corporate retirement funds.  In 2003, Allen pursued his interest in real estate and started K2 Development Companies, which operates solely in Shasta County.  Since then, he has grown the company and its affiliates to become a regional leader in the real estate sector.  Allen currently resides in Palo Cedro, CA with his wife Kristen, son Anthony, and daughters Korinne and Kamryn.



Finance, B.S., 1998



Executive Officer

Daniel Knott

Daniel Knott is an Executive Officer of K2 Development Companies.  He was born and raised in Redding, CA.  He attended college at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo obtaining a degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Accounting and a minor in economics.  Daniel has grown up in the business spending many of his hours as a youth working as a laborer on job sites.  After college, he started working with his father Randy and brother Allen at K2 Development Companies.  In addition to his achievements with K2 Development Companies, Daniel started K2 Properties, DBA Invest Property Management, a property management company that consults and manages an $80MM real estate portfolio.  He is deeply committed to his friends and family and enjoys being civically engaged with his community.



Business, B.S., 2006