Trammell Crow Residential

Development Manager

Position Summary

Trammell Crow Residential (TCR) is a national multifamily real estate developer. Over 40 years, TCR has built over 250,000 premier multifamily residences, delivering amenity-rich communities in economically thriving locations nationwide. With 15 regional offices, TCR provides an on-the-ground presence, deep network, and an understanding of local market dynamics. TCR’s longstanding reputation is built on quality, entrepreneurship and operational excellence. TCR is part Crow Holdings, a privately-owned real estate investment and development firm with a 70-year history and a proven track record of performance and innovation. The founding principles of partnership, collaboration and alignment of interests remain central to the firm’s mission today.

The Development Manager reports to the Managing Director of the Northeast Division and is primarily responsible for managing the existing development pursuits and assisting with new ground-up market-rate multifamily rental opportunities. The Development Manager serves as the primary interface between construction and development internally and with external project teams from early deal stages through construction, lease up, and sale.

Primary Responsibilites

  • Manage design team, property owners, project managers, and other team members
  • Manage project design and own drawings to coordinate and lead internal and external plan and document review at all design stages
  • Participate in development meetings; report on specifications, contract negotiations, and coordination of construction
  • Oversee the construction draw process and develop monthly project reports
  • Ensure strict plan compliance and communicate critical issues to the Managing Director
  • Contribute design information for developing property, ensuring that building design codes are compliant with local, state and federal laws
  • Conduct periodic construction site visits
  • Attend OAC meetings and prepare required reports for ownership
  • Conduct market analysis, financial feasibility research and preliminary due diligence

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree or Real Estate Certificate or Coursework preferred
  • 5-7 years development experience in the Northeast with experience in market-rate multifamily rental product. Specific experience with ground up development preferred
  • Experience with Northeast permitting/zoning/entitlement process highly desired
  • Experience with coordinating multiple consultants and third-party vendors required
  • Strong experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Experience tracking budget versus proforma, change orders, construction reports, etc.
  • Customer service-oriented mindset, with superb communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Site selection, submarket understanding is desirable
  • Underwriting and market analysis experience preferred
  • Analytically-oriented with deep knowledge of design, architecture, construction and development

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This overview is designed to introduce Crow Holdings and its various operating companies. Crow Holdings Capital is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager to the Crow Holdings Capital Funds. Maple Capital Management, L.L.C. is a U.S. SEC registered investment adviser and is the manager of the Crow Holdings Industrial Build-to-Hold Fund. Crow Holdings Capital, Trammell Crow Residential, Crow Holdings Industrial and Crow Holdings Office are operated separately and independently from one another with separate senior leadership and investment committees. SEC registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training.