Land Acquisition Manager

Location: Columbus/Cincinnati, OH

Job ID: OH129


Maronda Homes is a privately held home building corporation that has been building homes for 46 years. Maronda Homes takes pride in the fact that the company has helped more than 70,000 families build homes throughout the five states the company currently builds in.


As a Land Acquisition Manager, you will be primarily responsible for the purchase of land for development of single family and multifamily residential real estate communities in and around the Columbus and Cincinnati markets. The Land Acquisition Manager will work independently to identify prime locations, perform financial analysis, and negotiate land purchase agreements with individual land holders and developers.


Primary Responsibilities


The Land Acquisition Manager will be responsible for identifying prime locations, negotiating terms and purchasing properties in the Columbus and Cincinnati markets. Candidate will have a general working knowledge of subdivision and zoning ordinances. The Land Manager shall work with engineers, attorneys, property owners and municipalities to bring a project to successful completion. Additionally, the Land Acquisition Manager will work with consultants to estimate potential development costs for projects, determine land values and feasibility, and project profitability and timelines. The Land Manager shall work closely with the Division Manager/Vice President of the region to accomplish company goals.



  • 3-5 years successful land acquisition experience
  • Bachelors degree or commensurate experience
  • Real Estate finance experience
  • General understanding of engineering design and permitting
  • Experience in structuring land acquisition deals
  • Experience in planning and zoning
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of Excel and Word.  
  • Experience in new construction in the residential real estate industry a plus


Working at Maronda Homes

At Maronda Homes, you are a member of a highly motivated team that works together in a collegial environment to achieve a common goal. Maronda recognizes that the success of the company depends on each team member's success.


Maronda Homes offers a generous compensation package including:


  • Highly Competitive Salary Commensurate With Experience
  • Comprehensive Health, Life and Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation and Holidays
  • Home Purchase Discount 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Background check is required

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