Feasibility Analyst (Construction)

We’re LendingHome. We’re on a mission to revolutionize the world of mortgages and put the power, and the keys, where they belong—in your hands.

 The Team

The Construction team is responsible for reviewing, appraising and approving rehab/flip-projects (cost, timeline, progress, completion) and, after the loan is originated, reviewing and administering draw-request. This team is in the middle of the organization, and partners with sales, operations and servicing to create a great customer experience.

 

The Role

The Feasibility Analyst has a genuine desire to help borrowers succeed. If you’ve got what it takes, you will guide our clients through our property rehabilitation process, underwriting project cost and timeline feasibility, verifying progress and completion of the improvements as they occur, and managing disbursements. Beyond an analytical orientation, the Feasibility Analyst has the interpersonal skills to foster relationships with the clients and their contractors along the way.

 

Responsibilities

  • Conduct front-end renovation due diligence using client and third party inspection data to acquire a holistic understanding of the project’s feasibility and the client’s operational capacity.

  • Make independent judgment calls regarding the construction related analysis of proposed rehab projects, including; reading plans, establishing permits required/timelines, verifying line project costs and contingency line items

  • Decisioning latitude to establish the risk of proposed rehab project and make an independent final call via a comprehensive feasibility report.

  • Deliver your analysis to the Valuation Department and collaborate with them to resolve specific areas of concern in the project.

  • Provide continuous feedback to our Underwriting and Risk Departments to improve project screening and risk modeling.

  • Be an ambassador of the LendingHome brand through regular communication with our clients. Although this is not a sales position many of the same skills are important to your success including patience, empathy, and communication.

 

Requirements

  • 2-5 years of work experience in a real estate, construction or related field

  • Experience in residential construction

  • Experience administering renovation draws

  • An Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree

  • Track record as a self-starter with a strong intellectual curiosity

  • Strong computer skills with experience in Microsoft Word & Excel

  • The ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions

  • A powerful work ethic and emotional intelligence

  • To be open to feedback, comfortable speaking up and able to follow a proven process

  • To be flexible and able to work in a dynamic environment of rapid change

 


 



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$1 Billion in Mortgage Originations

We were founded in 2013 with one big, exciting goal: to revolutionize the world of mortgages. By 2016, our small, dynamic team had originated over $1 billion in loans.We’ve combined an all-star team with groundbreaking technology. Come join us on our mission to fill the path to homeownership with confidence, clarity, and candor. Welcome Home.

At LendingHome, you work hard to make the lending process simple for our customers. So we keep it simple for you. We offer a wide array of benefits to make the work-life balance a little easier and empower our employees to choose what works for them.

  • Competitive pay and equity
  • Brand new gear
  • Full medical coverage
  • Monthly commuter stipend
  • Catered lunch and fully stocked kitchen
  • Choice in health coverage (HMO v PPO)
  • Robust Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Flexible Time Off
  • 8-12 weeks of parental leave
  • 401(k) plan
  • $1,000 investment bonus on your 1 year anniversary
  • Community volunteering
  • Quarterly company events

LendingHome is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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