2025 Commercial Asset Management Summer Analyst

Campus San Francisco, California Washington, District Of Columbia


Starwood Capital Overview:

Starwood Capital Group is a private investment firm with a primary focus on global real estate. Since its inception in 1991, the Firm has raised over $70 billion of capital and currently has approximately $115 billion of assets under management. Over the past 30 years, Starwood Capital has invested in over $200 billion of assets, including properties within every major real estate asset class.

Program Description:

Starwood Capital’s Internship Program is 9-weeks long and we select a group of highly motivated summer interns with the goal of identifying talent for our Full-time Analyst Program. Our size and structure provides individuals with a high level of responsibility and the unique opportunity to work directly with senior management, joint venture partners, investment bankers, brokers and commercial lenders in all real estate classes. Summer Interns will participate in a variety of specialized trainings that will refine their skills and assist them in transitioning into the professional working environment of Starwood and the investment industry as a whole. A mentorship driven program allows our Summer Interns to create lasting relationships that will support the continued growth of a successful career.


Interns will focus on monitoring and reporting asset level performance, identifying potential issues and assisting with existing asset business plan development and implementation.  Specific responsibilities include:

  • Performing property and portfolio valuations and return analyses;
  • Conducting market assessments and making recommendations based on results; working on special projects including hold-sell analysis and evaluation of refinancing;
  • Interacting with joint venture partners;
  • Monitoring business plan performance and reacting to correct any variances;
  • Reviewing and reporting on plans, budgets and schedules to identify profit-maximizing opportunities;
  • Assisting the acquisition team with underwriting potential real estate and structured finance acquisitions.

*This role will specifically focus on Office Assets.


Starwood Capital seeks to hire qualified candidates who have superior analytical, quantitative, and technical skills. These successful candidates should:

  • Have a strong academic records
  • Have a demonstrated interest in real estate and finance
  • Have an unyielding work ethic
  • Display a willingness to take  direction and  the capacity to  quickly learn and develop skills required to become an effective  Analyst,  including  proficiency  in  financial modeling
  • Be a team player who feel comfortable working in an entrepreneurial environment.
  • Have strong interpersonal and communication skills.

To be considered for the 2025 Summer Internship Program, candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled as an undergraduate student
  • Anticipated graduation date: Fall 2025 – Spring 2026