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Real Estate Analyst

San Diego, CA

A private real estate investment platform is looking for a collaborative analyst with the ability to think critically to support the company’s growing acquisitions and development portfolio. The candidate’s primary responsibilities will be financial analysis, market research, and supporting day-to-day operations. This person will report directly to the executive team and someone successful in this role will be a clear communicator who has experience creating models from scratch.


  • Creating and maintaining financial models.

  • Underwrite new investment opportunities and assist in creating Investment Committee packages.

  • Run sensitivity analysis of potential/existing investments, scenario testing, IRRs, equity multiples, and cash flow waterfalls.

  • Assist in market research and due diligence including gathering market comps, zoning information, market research, third-party bids and demographic and economic data.

  • Interface with internal and external parties, such as brokers, lenders, legal counsel, and other market contacts as needed.

  • Conducting ad-hoc analysis to support day-to-day decision making.


  • 1-3 years of experience in commercial real estate finance and underwriting

  • BA/BS degree in Finance, Real Estate, Economics, Math, or related field

  • Personality fit with a low-ego, entrepreneurial, innovative culture

  • Exceptional MS Excel financial modeling ability

  • Proficiency with MS Word & PowerPoint

  • Strong verbal and written skills to communicate effectively with internal and external professionals

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to monitor processes and prioritize tasks

  • A strong work ethic and ability to meet critical deadlines

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