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My name is Naiyer Jawaid and I work as a real estate feasibility manager and here I blog about real estate finance, feasibility study, development analysis and investment. I'm passionate about real estate development and investment.
I have an MBA in Finance from XLRI Jamshedpur and Civil Engineering degree from Aligarh University. I am passionate about Real Estate as an asset class and real estate investment analytics. This blog is my platform for sharing what I learn about real estate development, investment analysis and Excel and new ways of presenting data.
After graduating in civil engineering I worked with few construction companies before joining MBA. After MBA I joined an investment bank and was responsible for real estate portfolio.
I'm a results-oriented real estate professional who work with the top management and other stakeholders to deliver financially viable projects. As a real estate development professional my job is to help create products that sell itself, produce an army of evangelists, make profit for the shareholders and is environmentally sustainable.
With a background in engineering and finance, my professional experience is varied, and I've handled projects in varied geographies including UAE, Qatar, Oman, UK, Fast East and Eastern Europe. I have worked on 200+ projects covering almost every real estate asset classes. Total area of completed and running projects are in excess 2,500,000 SqM.
My strength lies in providing strategic development insights into large-scale mixed-use projects, business planning & strategy implementation.
What I do?
My specialties include real estate finance, project appraisals, property finance, real estate funds, hotel feasibility studies, mixed-use development feasibility studies and real estate mix optimization.
- Real Estate Development
- Feasibility Studies
- Real Estate Economics
- Financial Modeling
- Project Finance
- Real Estate Transactions
- Real Estate Finance
- Microsoft Excel
- Development Appraisals
I have done feasibility studies for 200+ projects covering almost every real estate asset class you can think of. Total area, of completed and running projects is in excess 2,000,000 SqM. I have handled projects in varied geographies including UAE, Qatar, Oman, UK, Fast East and Eastern Europe.
I have delivered projects with IRR in excess of 20% to my employers.
Super Regional Shopping Centre
Worked on a super-regional shopping mall of 195,000 SqM of GLA and 430,000 SqM of BuA. I was responsible for the financial feasibility, tracking financial KPIs, developing rent-roll and tracking NER. This was a BOLT model.
Mega Mixed-Use Development
In my previous job was involved with a mega mixed-use development of 750,000 SqM GFA valued at USD 5 billion. I was responsible for financial feasibility, product mix optimisation and tracking financial KPIs of the project.
I have worked on 10+ hospitality projects, including hotels and health resort. I have been also involved in acquiring hotel properties in London. Currently working on a five star upscale hotel.
Currently I'm involved with the development of an education cluster. I'm responsible for financial feasibility and for analyzing operator JV proposals.
Real Estate Private Equity Deals
I have been involved in various real estate private equity deals. I have worked on an ABS deal, we acquired two commercial assets in Malaysia and Singapore. After successful exit, the ABS structure was collapsed.
Hope you will enjoy your stay on my site and have fun.