DeBartolo Development LLC is a real estate development company based in Tampa, Florida. We have an immediate opening for a Real Estate Paralegal. The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of the real estate development business with prior work as a paralegal and/or as a commercial or residential loan closer or processer. We are looking for someone that is familiar with the terminology and documentation process of new development and acquisition commercial real estate projects.
Will be responsible for the coordination, documentation, and finalization of a variety of transactions associated with real estate development. Acts as a liaison for the Development officers with outside counsel, title agencies, and lender’s counsel by performing the following duties.
Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Facilitates and tracks routing and signature of documents, forms, and lease agreements.
Reviews and interprets lease terms, and proofreads drafts and legal documents.
Responsible for coordinating and managing due diligence activities with team, legal counsel, and prospective lenders, buyers, and sellers
Maintains detailed and organized files
Supports development team for administrative and operational tasks as asked.
Responsible for maintaining project information and details on spreadsheets.
Controls documentation and maintenance of master lease files on company shared drive.
Works in a collaborative manner with other departments to include accounting, legal, and corporate office.
Performs closing activities.
Responsible for backup to assist president when executive assistant unavailable.
Associate's degree (A. A. / A. S.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
A minimum of 5 years of office experience in a real estate development business.
Background in real estate
Extensive document drafting experience to include redlining and comparison features
Certificates and Licenses:
Knowledge, Skills and Other Abilities:
Ability to identify issues and provide resolutions
Ability to work independently with a high level of detail and accuracy
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Annual bonuses
About DeBartolo Development LLC
The DeBartolo name has been an icon in the real estate industry for more than seven decades. Since the beginning, when legendary entrepreneur Edward J. DeBartolo, Sr. pioneered the first shopping mall concept, our legacy has been synonymous with success.
From shopping malls to Super Bowls, we’ve combined innovation and dedication to make every venture extraordinary, successfully investing in 166 assets with approximate value of $5 billion since 2003.
Today, DeBartolo Development invests in real estate assets of all sizes, specializing in opportunistic acquisitions and market-driven, ground-up development of multifamily, hospitality, industrial, retail and mixed-use projects throughout the United States.
Our family values are reflected in our commitment to build strong communities, as well as solid, long-term relationships with our partners. We strive to develop trusted solutions that work on every level – financially, socially, environmentally, ethically and more.