Jaime Flaherty is a Managing Director and the CFO of U3 Advisors. With a background in real estate economics, Jaime joined U3 Advisors in 2010 and provides expertise in market, financial, fiscal, and strategic analysis. In addition to her work with clients, Jaime manages the internal operations of the firm.
At U3 Advisors, Jaime has served as a project manager for a wide variety of assignments and clients, including off-campus real estate strategies, the formation of business improvement entities, predevelopment due diligence, tailoring organizational and financial structures, and campus master planning analysis. Her skills include detailed market research, complex financial modeling, and tailored quantitative analysis.
Jaime currently manages real estate advisory services and the campus planning process for the University of the Sciences, including due diligence efforts for key market transactions. She serves as the lead for Lehigh University’s strategic neighborhood investment initiative, which includes creating implementable programs for key focus areas. Jaime is also working with a coalition of stakeholders in Trenton to form a new entity to focus on economic development for the downtown area. In addition, Jaime continues to advise on the University of Maryland and University of Washington.
Prior to U3, Jaime worked in the Washington D.C. and New York offices of Economics Research Associates. Jaime has over nine years of experience working as an economic real estate consultant for all major land use categories, including residential, retail, hotel, office, institutional, and research.
Jaime received undergraduate degrees in business and psychology from the University of Pittsburgh. She has a Masters in City Planning, as well as a Certificate in Real Estate Development, from the University of Pennsylvania. She is an active member of the Urban Land Institute.