Michael Harris, Acquisitions & Entitlements Manager
Michael Harris serves as an Acquisitions & Entitlements Manager for the Multifamily West Division of JDA. He is responsible for site selection, market due-diligence, contract negotiation, and entitlement of new apartment development projects in the San Fernando Valley, Ventura County, and San Diego. Prior to joining JDA West, Michael spent three years with Jones Lang LaSalle, most recently within the Development and Asset Strategy Group (DAS) in Los Angeles. While with DAS, Michael provided advisory and brokerage services solely focused on high-profile development sites on the West Coast. Earlier in his career, Michael held analytical roles in retail development and multi-family acquisitions in New York City. Michael graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business with a B.S. in Finance and Economics. He also holds a Master of Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California.