EDENS is a $3.5 billion private real estate investment company focused on the acquisition, development, redevelopment, management, leasing and disposition of institutional-quality retail centers in select high barrier-to- entry and/or high-growth major metropolitan markets on the East Coast. With a 45- year track record, ownership of 125 shopping centers and an active pipeline of developments, redevelopments and opportunistic acquisitions, EDENS is one of the nation’s leading private retail real estate companies.
EDENS regional teams are based in Boston, Washington DC, Atlanta and Miami, with the Corporate Headquarters in Columbia, SC. These teams include local market expertise spanning the disciplines of development, investments, construction / design / entitlement, leasing, and property management. Backed by long-term blue-chip investors and supported by a strong balance sheet and sophisticated and flexible capital structure, the Company has the financial muscle and agility to execute its business plan and invest opportunistically.
The Construction Internship is an eight-week program designed to give participants broad exposure to key areas within the retail real estate industry. The Internship will be based in the Company’s Mid-Atlantic regional office in Washington DC. Interns work closely with senior staff (Senior Managers and Vice Presidents) over the course of the program. The focus will be on the company’s mixed-use, urban assets.
During the eight-week program Interns will be exposed to:
Entitlement and zoning process
Management of site planning and architectural design
Site and building permit process
Property level sustainability initiatives
Completion of the first year of an master’s level architecture, landscape architecture, or urban planning / design curriculum
Interest in the retail real estate industry
Strong work ethic; self-motivated; capable of effective independent judgment
Attention to detail; organized; able to manage multiple priorities
Excellent communication skills
EDENS is the leading private retail developer in the United States. Founded in 1966, EDENS has a long history of grocery & food anchored...