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Mr. Yazdi joined George Smith Partners in January 2020 as a member of Team BASH. His responsibilities include underwriting and creating investment memorandums for the placement of debt and equity throughout the United States for all commercial property types and capitalization structures.
Upon earning a Master of Science in Real Estate Finance from New York University, Mr. Yazdi began his real estate career as a Land Acquisitions Analyst with Lennar Corporation, the nation’s largest home construction builder. Saman assisted in feasibility studies, procured entitlements, and conducted underwriting for land acquisition opportunities in Las Vegas, Nevada. Prior to joining George Smith Partners, Saman was an Acquisitions Analyst at The Bascom Group, a private equity firm specializing in multifamily and commercial real estate, non-performing loans, real estate-related investments and operating companies. While employed by The Bascom Group, Saman produced the comprehensive underwriting of over $5 billion of prospective multifamily acquisitions throughout the western United States, conducted the preparation of financial proformas, and assisted with the due diligence and closing of several multifamily acquisitions in Southern California.