Related Partners Affordable Housing Acquisitions, Summer Internship Program 2019 in Chicago, Illinois

At Related, our 10-week summer internship offer students hands-on experience and a chance to work on challenging projects with some of the best minds in the business. The Related Internship Program not only places you within a specific project area, but also provides tours of our portfolio, and exposes you to our multi-faceted lines of business through an outstanding executive speaker series.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to develop valuable contacts and obtain the type of hands-on experience that will benefit you as you make important career choices.

  • Support the Deal Team Leader in all aspects of affordable housing acquisitions, financing, and development.

  • Communication with investors, brokers, property managers, industry consultants, and third parties involved in property valuation.

  • Compilation of due diligence information including financial, market, demographic, site, federal, and state regulatory data.

  • Review and completion of applications and documentation necessary for debt and equity financing, property purchase and sale, government subsidies, and rental contract maintenance.

  • Financial modeling and presentations with a focus on property valuation using a range of capital structures and financing tools unique to affordable housing.

  • Involvement in contract negotiation and review of legal documentation for joint venture and loan agreements, purchase and sale contracts, and ownership structures.

  • Validation and defense of budgets, assumptions, and pro-forma analysis, including the identification of problems inherent to a given project.

Our ideal candidate will be a 1st year MBA with the following skills:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of relevant experience in real estate, investment banking, or finance

  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and modeling skills are required

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Knowledge of mechanical, electrical systems

  • A highly entrepreneurial, self-motivated and results-oriented individual

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Keen Attention to Detail

  • High Energy; Possessed with Drive

  • Strong Organizational Skills

  • Excellent professional demeanor with the ability to work with a wide range of levels of management

  • A strong passion for Real Estate Development

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