About Plus Development

What We Do
Introduction

Headquartered in Los Angeles with an office in New York, Plus Development LLC was formed as a multi-disciplinary real estate company, with a primary focus on design-oriented projects in the residential, multi-family, hospitality and retail sectors. The key partners that formed Plus Development LLC, previously spent a combined 60 years of working at senior partner & senior director levels for global practices in the project management, cost consulting & management, real estate brokerage, and architecture/design fields of excellence.

Our Story

With almost six decades of combined industry expertise, Plus Development LLC specializes in complex development and assemblage and is uniquely positioned to understand the distinctive factors associated with each type of project.

We have developed our business approach to successfully manage clients and investors that are based internationally/ nationally, and act on their behalf on all aspects of developing a project.

Plus Development LLC brings to each individual project multi-sector expertise and a tailored and methodical approach spanning due diligence, pre-acquisition underwriting, entitlements and permit strategies, local stakeholder and community outreach from the on-set and client representation during all phases of the property development process from master planning, site selection, land use approvals, team selection, bidding, and overall management of the design and construction process.

Our Services

Plus Development LLC brings to each individual project multi-sector expertise and a tailored and methodical approach, including:


Asset Management
Capital
Design
Development
Project Management
Real Estate Brokerage

  • Christopher Carlin

    Christopher Carlin

    Co-Founder/Principal

    With almost two decades of experience in London, New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco, Christopher, and his partner Tyrone McKillen established Plus Development LLC, a boutique management and development company catering to design oriented clients & projects.

    With a specialized focus on Mixed Use, Residential, Retail and Hospitality sectors, Plus Development LLC provides a uniquely hands-on, experienced and effective offering to private developers, investors and end-users.

    Christopher has spent his career working and managing high profile, complex projects, with a strong focus on design significance, and iconic architecture. During this period he has amassed a comprehensive list of trusted vendors, suppliers, and procurement vendors to allow design goals to be preserved and budgets to be maintained.

    Christopher is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).

  • Tyrone McKillen

    Tyrone McKillen

    Co-Founder/Principal

    Tyrone’s undeniable persistence and knowledge of the real estate market coupled with his honest approach and concern for long term relationships is what separates him from his peers.

    Tyrone spent his early career working on the development and sales of luxury properties around the world including London, South of France (fluent in French), Buenos Aires, Laguna Beach, Los Angeles and Beverly Hills.

    His background in development has given him the capability to inform his clients on investment opportunities and cost analysis’, and given him a keen eye for architecture and design. Born in Dublin, Ireland, Tyrone moved to Los Angeles at 18. With a UCLA degree, Tyrone partnered with Hilton & Hyland and Christies International Real Estate and since set multiple records across the city. In 2014, Tyrone proudly represented the Doheny Family Estate and set the record for the highest sale in Bel Air that year. In 2015, Tyrone sold the highest price per foot sale in the Sunset Strip and in 2017 Tyrone sold the highest sale of the year in Los Angeles County and 5th highest sale in LA history.

  • Andrew Hurley

    Andrew Hurley

    Director

    Raised by a Carpenter, Andrew has always been surrounded by Construction. After graduating College majoring in Construction Engineering Technology Management, Andrew started his career off working with the top Real Estate Advisory firm in Toronto, Canada providing consulting services for a wide array of asset classes to corporations, developers, lenders, sureties, investment funds and government agencies across North America. Andrew later worked for two separate Fortune 500 companies in Los Angeles, CA where his main focus has been utilizing his international experience in the industry at all stages of the development process from project feasibility analysis’ to project/development management. Andrew’s primary focus is in the luxury residential, hospitality and commercial fields for projects ranging from $1 million to over $2 Billion in construction value.

  • Neil O'Connor Cox

    Neil O'Connor Cox

    Director

    Neil O’Connor Cox graduated from the Dublin Institute of Technology in 2010 before joining Irelands Leading Quantity Surveying practice where he specialized in multi-family and commercial development across Ireland, UK and the Middle East. Neil spent 5 years involved in the luxury high rise condominium market in Toronto, Canada where he specialized in construction finance, construction loan monitoring and project management. A construction cost expert, Neil brings a wealth of experience from different markets worldwide to the luxury residential and commercial market in LA.

  • Megan Fatemi

    Megan Fatemi

    Director of Operations

    A business and marketing development professional with 15 years of experience in the real estate industry, Megan is a luxury market specialist leading in brand marketing through online, print, and retail media, client build through research and analytics, project management including planning, production, budgeting, inventory, and vendor management, and performance management across international buyer trends in annualized sales in units and volume. Prior to joining Plus Development Megan worked with the highest echelon of luxury real estate professionals closing an annual sales portfolio averaging $300M, setting several new records as well as ranking #1 nationally. Her client relationships span attorneys, business managers, and other supporting representatives on behalf of buyers and sellers. As a research analyst for a mergers & acquisitions firm, Megan was involved in portfolio management including preliminary underwriting, cash flow analysis, growth potential of assets, project analysis including cost, equity retirement, investment timing, and site control and entitlements.

  • Mick Unwin

    Mick Unwin

    Director

    Michael is a Construction Professional with more than 12 years construction industry experience spanning North America and Australia. He is experienced in leading project teams through all facets of a projects life cycle with specific attention to finance, team structuring/development, design management, procurement strategies, construction and handover. Michael’s project experience includes assignments across luxury / high end retail, industrial, commercial, hospitality and luxury aged care developments.