The real estate development manager oversees the day-to-day operations for a real estate development. Additionally, they are responsible for the continued growth and development of the company. Most of the time, a manager provides excellent customer service to develop relationships with current and potential clients; this includes answering queries, responding to complaints, and ensuring clients are satisfied. At times, the real estate development manager must forecast new trends in the ever-changing real estate market. They also need basic accounting skills to handle the budgeting aspect of this role; they must successfully develop and manage department and/or project budgets.
Real Estate Development Manager Tasks
Review sites to assess costs and needed steps for zoning, local ordinances, and acceptability.
Write recommendations for how to proceed with various properties, neighborhoods and strategies.
Analyze existing economic, demographic, market, and environmental variables to identify areas for expansion.