Jamie Kane is Vice President of New Development for The Breeden Company’s multifamily division and brings over 18 years of experience to the industry. In his current position as Director of New Development, Jamie exhibits extensive experience garnered from working with all corporate levels, producing critical and high-level development coordination and workable solutions required for efficient management of various new construction multifamily projects. He is attracted to the provision of a unique business environment, ensuring that each development meets or exceeds the financial and prospects’/residents’ perceived goals of the project.
Jamie is a calculated risk-taker with deep knowledge in providing analytical support for strategic business decisions for the organization’s proposed and newest assets. Specifically, Jamie is well-versed in establishing ways to maximize property use and ROI. As Vice President of New Development, Jamie is also tasked with ensuring the Breeden Standard of Excellence is adhered to and exceeded throughout the various developments’ lifecycle.
Having begun his career as a Leasing Specialist at Featherstone Apartments in Newport News, Virginia, Jamie was soon promoted to the role of Assistant Manager, and, within months, the role of Property Manager at Chapel Lake Apartments in Virginia Beach. In 2011, Jamie oversaw Woodbriar Apartments when The Breeden Company broke ground on a radically new ultra-luxury apartment living brand, the Enriched Lifestyle Community. Jamie was selected to spearhead this brand new property and concept, and in 2012, Cambria at Cornerstone opened in Virginia Beach, Virginia, The Breeden Company’s 4-diamond, Class-A community. After having a tremendous amount of success as the Property Manager at Cambria, Jamie then moved on to lead the lease up success of five more communities. In 2019, Jamie was promoted to Regional Director for the properties he spent time on as a property manager. Having the unique perspective of so much of his own time spent managing each property made him especially tailored to lead the teams of current managers and service managers in those communities. In this role, Jamie also oversaw the construction and development of Berkmar Landing Apartments in Charlottesville, VA.
Jamie’s excellent interpersonal skills, human resource management skills and social intelligence highlight his valuable assemblage of productive teams for The Breeden Company. He is a charismatic, result-oriented leader with a commitment to building a conducive work environment and maximizing opportunities for individual, group and company growth.