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Nuveen Investments Housing Acquisitions Analyst, Nuveen Real Estate in NEWPORT BEACH, California

Housing Acquisitions Analyst, Nuveen Real Estate

United States, California, Newport Beach at

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Mar 13, 2019Post Date

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Nuveen is the investment management arm of TIAA. It is one of the largest global asset managers with specialist knowledge across a wide array of asset classes, including fixed income, equities and alternatives. Nuveen is driven not only by the independent investment processes across the firm, but also the insights, risk management, analytics and other tools and resources a truly world-class platform provides. As a global asset manager, our mission is to work in partnership with our clients to create outcome-focused solutions to help them secure their financial future. For more information about the firm please visit our website at at

Nuveen Real Estate, an operating division of Nuveen, the asset management arm of TIAA, is one of the top five largest real estate investment managers in the world with over $126 billion in AUM. Managing a suite of over 80 funds and mandates spanning both debt and equity across diverse geographies, sectors, investment styles and vehicle types, we provide access to every aspect of real estate investing. With offices in 26 cities throughout the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific, over 500 professionals and over 80 years of investing experience, the platform offers impressive local expertise coupled with a sophisticated global perspective.

Our investment, asset management and corporate strategies grow from a deep understanding of the structural trends that we believe will shape the future of real estate and responsible investing beyond market cycles. This ‘Tomorrow’s World’ approach sits at the core of our investment process and business operations, informing our long-term view of real estate investments for the enduring benefit of both clients and society.


This analyst will support the multifamily transactions team by performing acquisitions underwriting, assist during the due diligence and closing of both acquisitions and dispositions process, and maintain and source information for the multifamily and student housing pipelines that are determined to be viable investments. The role will support the housing transaction team in general, however, there will be an emphasis on western region transactions.


  • Perform underwriting and market research of potential acquisitions targets using Excel and Argus (as needed)

  • Support Transactions Officers in the due diligence and closing of acquisitions and dispositions

  • Maintain and source internal and external information for the team’s acquisitions pipeline for multi-family and student housing

  • Assist in the drafting and production of investment memorandums

  • Assist Transactions Officers by working collaboratively with internal stakeholders including Asset Management, Portfolio Management, Engineering, Legal, and Accounting, in addition to external third party service providers including property managers, brokers, partners, consultants, lenders and developers



  • Minimum one year of commercial real estate experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field (real estate, economics, finance, accounting)

  • Expertise with Excel including advanced analysis skills

  • Familiarity with Argus and PowerPoint

  • Familiarity with commercial real estate fundamentals and terminology


  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with attention to details

  • Excellent written and verbal business communications skills

  • Highly motivated with demonstrated ability to work independently and problem solve

  • Time management and prioritization skills are important in this visible position

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Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 1717331