Director Land Acquisition

William Lyon Homes
Location: Newport Beach, CA
Date Posted: November 17, 2016

Job Description

At William Lyon Homes we believe that a great company, just like a beautiful home, starts with a solid foundation. Our foundation is our employees, and we are committed to hiring and retaining top talent.

William Lyon Homes is looking for a Director Land Acquisition to work in our Newport Beach office. The Director Operations will manage field operations to ensure quality homes are constructed on schedule and within budget, and work with all departments to continually improve customer satisfaction.

Essential Duties And Responsibilities Include But Are Not Limited To

  • Identify opportunities for land purchase.
  • Perform due diligence/feasibility studies for land purchases.
  • Negotiate purchase and sales of properties.
  • Perform Pre-Entitlement and Entitlement duties.
  • Maintain high profile in the Building Industry Association.
  • Create financial proformas and marketing analysis to evaluate land purchases.
  • Facilitate closing of properties.
  • Ensure that pre-closing obligations on properties are satisfied.
  • Assist Project Managers throughout due diligence process.
  • Regular contact with Consultants, Subcontractors, Homebuyers, Division President, and other employees.
  • Performs any tasks assigned.

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Michael Anderson
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Over the course of his 30-year career, Michael Anderson has worked in the residential development industry in the Pacific Northwest, Northern California and Southern California. He has acquired residential land in excess of $300M for both land development and homebuilding entities and has overseen the construction of approximately 2500 homes. Currently, in semi-retirement, and based out of Newport Beach, CA, Michael continues to invest in and stay abreast of the land markets.

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