Mayer Dahan is a Los Angeles real estate developer inspired by eco-friendly living and a fresh eye for harmonized modern architecture. A consummate entrepreneur, Dahan is the CEO of Dahan Properties, managing partner of Prime Five Homes.
The real estate developer and entrepreneur builds high-end homes that are sustainable, eco-friendly, and earthquake-proof in Los Angeles’ neighborhoods. A true business mogul, Dahan uses his influence and wealth to boost charities via The Dream Builders Project, the nonprofit organization he founded.
So, who is Mayer Dahan?
Mayer Dahan was born in Los Angeles, California and is the son of David and Ilana who migrated to the United States from Israel. While his parents worked vigorously to make ends meet, the language barriers, and financial restraints made it difficult for Dahan to connect with his community. Experiencing first hand the struggle his family went through living in a foreign country, Dahan developed a deeply rooted motivation and determination to work hard, create opportunity, and ultimately change the world for the better.
Dahan, attended California State University, Northridge’s Business and Finance School, and acquired his real estate license at twenty-one. It didn’t take long for Dahan’s talents to be recognized and he was quickly promoted to head of operations at the Los Angeles Property Company. Dahan learned the ins and outs of the industry in his role, recognizing what the residents of California want, as well as what their homes were lacking.
Dahan was promoted to the position of CEO of Prime Five Homes in 2010 — a full service, real-estate development company that specializes in the construction of modern, eco-friendly, sustainable homes. After also founding Dahan Properties in 2012, Dahan uses his companies not only as a way to build beautiful homes, but also as a way to raise public awareness about energy efficiency, the use of solar power, and the importance of quality materials.
Mayer Dahan Accolades
Through his various business ventures, Dahan has cultivated a reputation for excellent management skills, a strong work ethic, and a knack for placing himself at the forefront of innovation and design. Dahan has been recognized as a powerful figure in the Los Angeles real estate industry by developing luxury homes on Lindenhurst Avenue, Kilkea Drive, Harper Avenue and transforming Laurel Avenue.
Entrepreneur, real estate developer, and philanthropist are only a few of the many accolades that express the accomplishments of Mayer Dahan.
Dahan, has been a finalist in the Los Angeles Business Journal’s Annual Nonprofit and Corporate Citizenship Awards, recipient of the “Best of 2015 in West Hollywood” award in real estate design, recognized as one of the industry’s greatest leaders and innovators as part of Professional Builder Magazine’s 40 Under 40, and is a contributor to several design and architecture publications. Dahan’s unique portfolio and many awards is an indication of his ability to be different and is the reason for his success.
About Prime Five Homes
Prime Five Homes designs and builds modern, luxurious, eco-friendly, sustainable homes across Los Angeles.
Beautiful and distinct, these homes are the first in their neighborhoods to go beyond standard ‘green’ credentials. Incorporating recycled materials, solar panels, water capture systems, drought-resistant landscaping, low voltage system, reclaimed wood, smart homes, LED lighting, and floor to ceiling windows fill each home’s interior with an abundance of natural light.
Mayer Dahan is creating something you don’t often see in the construction world, particularly the luxury home industry. He is leveraging modern upscale homes to champion both environmental issues and chart a path toward meaningful social change. Every building strategy is implemented with the objective of benefiting the community and the world at large.
About The Dream Builders Project
Launched in 2013, The Dream Builders Project is a Los Angeles based, non-profit organization whose mission is to grow and develop the community by aiding, funding, and raising awareness about many of the city’s key social issues. Such as, child abuse and neglect, poverty, homelessness, and severe illness and disease. With one objective and one goal in mind — to give back — The Dream Builders Project is not restricted to any particular group or cause but is purely dedicated to the improvement of humanity.
In both his professional and personal life, Dahan is always looking for opportunities to help and give back to the community. Dahan has contributed to various influential charities: Habitat for Humanity, K.I.D.S., Team Fox, Lupus LA, Restore NYC, The Polaris Project, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Los Angeles Revitalization Corp., The Lazarex Cancer Foundation, and Advisors in Philanthropy. For Dahan, being charitable – with your dollars and your hours – shouldn’t be an afterthought.
The Dream Builders Project hosts various events throughout the year, including ‘Charity Flash Mobs’, influential formal galas, as well as many other philanthropic functions.