Land Acquisition Jobs

Responsible for establishing deals to obtain land for construction projects. Land acquisition personnel conduct land opportunity assessments to determine potentially high-profit sites for development. They collect data for and present packages that include information such as specific details about the site and market analysis. They are also involved in coordinating the due diligence process to search for any problems with the property.

Land acquisition employees must have strong communication skills, as they must interact with banks, developers, and property owners to negotiate contracts. They must also be proficient with written correspondence to compose letters of intent making potential sellers an offer for their land.

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Greene Resources - Wilmington, NC
Job Number: 41495 Land Development Project Manager Job Description: Our client, a local, well- established engineering firm, is looking to add a a Land Development Project Manager to their growing team...
2 days ago
Brookfield Properties - Development - Roseville, CA
Must Haves 8-10 years' experience of land development/construction management Knowledge of the housing business and process Ability to direct consulting team of engineers, planners and architects Ability...
1 day ago
NVR - Voorhees, NJ
Our Land Acquisition Managers work autonomously to negotiate land acquisitions, perform sophisticated land use and financial analysis, and negotiate purchase agreements....
1 day ago
Wood, Patel, & Associates - Phoenix, AZ
We are currently seeking a Project Manager for our Land Development Division....
1 day ago
Lennar - Charlotte, NC
Job Description Overview Assist in the acquisition of land, lots and development opportunities that fit company's land acquisition strategies and understanding of current market trends in land development...
2 days ago
Bluffton, SC
Coordinate contractors and inspectors for completion of land development. Education and/or Experience Bachelor's degree (B....
1 day ago
BL Companies Inc - Cherry Hill, NJ
development experience....
23 hours ago
Synerfac - Blacksburg, VA
Individual will manage and lead the design for a variety of land development projects for various clients including private, public, and institutional; and maintain existing client relations....
12 hours ago
Century Communities - Charlotte, NC
The Land Acquisition Manager assist s with identifying new land acquisition opportunities that align with the land stra tegy and business plan goals of the division....
2 days ago
The Jones Company of Tennessee - Franklin, TN
Knowledge of land development and entitlement is a plus....
3 days ago
Pape-Dawson Engineers - Dallas, TX
The Project Manager role at Pape-Dawson is one of the most rewarding and valued positions within the Company. These leaders provide oversight of projects while developing a team the Pape-Dawson...
7 days ago
Pape-Dawson Engineers - Fort Worth, TX
The Project Manager role at Pape-Dawson is one of the most rewarding and valued positions within the Company. These leaders provide oversight of projects while developing a team the Pape-Dawson...
7 days ago
Drees Homes - Manassas, VA
This position is responsible for acquisition, preparation of site analysis surveys, design, project plans and specifications, land development cost estimates, the development of lots and overall profit...
8 days ago
D.R. Horton - Richmond, TX
Job: *Land Organization: *Home Builder Title: Land Development Project Mgr Location: TX-Richmond Requisition ID...
9 days ago
BL Companies - Fort Lauderdale, FL
development experience....
9 days ago

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Salary for Land Acquisition Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Land Acquisition jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Land Acquisition positions.

Highest Education Level

Land Acquisitions offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (44.7%)
  • Master's Degree (21.0%)
  • High School or GED (11.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.4%)
  • Some College (2.5%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Land Acquisitions
  • None (27.6%)
  • 2-4 years (24.0%)
  • 1-2 years (22.1%)
  • 4-6 years (11.3%)
  • Less than 1 year (8.9%)
  • 6-8 years (4.5%)
  • 10+ years (1.6%)

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