Jidan Kim is an Associate Director on the Development & Conversion Investment Sales Team. Focusing on the New York market, Jidan works collectively with Managing Partner Brian T. Leary in this role. Her responsibilities include the management of the daily operations and transactional services for the Development & Conversion team in all five boroughs.
Since joining the team in 2016, Kim has been involved in 37 sales, ground lease and joint-venture development transactions with an aggregate value of $225MM totaling 1.6MM buildable square feet across various asset classes including multifamily, mixed-use, industrial, office, community facility and hotel. In 2018, Jidan was recognized by Real Estate Weekly as a Rising Star in Real Estate and was also a recipient of the CoStar Power Broker Award.1
Jidan began her commercial real estate career in 2014 at CPEX as an intern on the Multi-Family Investment Sales Team. She graduated from the Peter J. Tobin College of Business at St. John’s University with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. During her time, she was involved in managing the university's endowment fund as an equity analyst for the $2.8 million fund. She was responsible for the recommendation of equity investments to the St. John's University Investment Board. Jidan grew up in Huntington Beach, California and currently resides in Battery Park.