Inland Communities Corp. (iCom) is a residential land development company with its primary focus in California. The company was founded in 1993 by Jim Ahmad and subsequently joined by Mohamad Younes, both seasoned and respected real estate executives. iCom is based in Los Angeles,California, focusing on the full spectrum of residential real estate assets from raw land to finished lots, as well as non-performing loans secured by residential land.
Each of iCom’s principals represents over thirty years of industry experience including traditional and unique properties. Combined, Mr. Ahmad and Mr. Younes have managed and executed developments that include more than 14 master-planned communities encompassing more than 16,000 residential lots, and over 500,000 square feet of commercial space. They have also managed the construction of numerous residential developments for sale to merchant builders. Mr. Ahmad has extensive experience with private and public capital markets for project financing and has managed the disposition of numerous real estate assests. Mr. Younes’ background includes significant in-depth experience in project design and management.
Over the course of their careers, Mr. Ahmad and Mr. Younes have been instrumental in the acquisition and development of extremely complex master-planned communities in California. This experience includes properties with large infrastructure costs, freeway interchanges, bridges, sloped/hillside grading, golf course development, multi-jurisdictional entitlements, schools, parks and amenities. The projects include the APA award winning University Hills, developed to embrace the CSU campus in San Bernardino.
iCom has also provided specialized advisory services relating to asset repositioning for disposition, project due diligence & feasibility analysis for its clients including local and regional financial institutions and Wall Street firms (such as FBR, Saybrook Capital, Bank of America, FDIC, East-West Bank, California Bank & Trust, Colony Capital, among many others).