Jason Halpern Restructuring the American Real Estate Industry


Jason Halpern is a real estate developer in the United States. He is also the principal of his family business, JMH Development since 2010. Under Jason’s leadership, the company has remained committed to creating new and innovative buildings for commercial and rental purposes in New York State. Combining his unique market know-how, vast skills on development and industry experience, Jason has ensured that the company delivers high quality beyond the consumer expectations.

Mr. Halpern has a strong respect for the local communities, and he takes their interests into account when developing an area. Jason is also involved in philanthropic activities. His interest in charitable activities is evident from his support for Joel Halpern Trauma Center at Westchester Medical Center, a level 1 trauma center specializing in complex emergency neurosurgery, orthopedics, open heart surgery and treatment for burn victims. Jason also partnered with other organizations to support water projects in Nepal and Ethiopia.

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In 2014, the firm announced to top off the Aloft South Beach, a 235- room hotel, which was opened in 2015 in the heart of Miami Beach. JMH Development developed the project in collaboration with Madden Real Estate Ventures. The project was developed as an adaptive use of the historic Motel Ankara and included an eight-story tower. The property is one of the biggest with significantly larger rooms that its competitors. The idea to top off Aloft South Beach was in line with Jason’s interest in restoring historic structures. The property, which is located one block from the shores of Miami Beach and minutes from the Miami Beach Convention Center, presents a new experience for guests touring the area. The guests can now enjoy roof deck lounge, outdoor pool, over 2,300 square feet meeting space, and around clock fitness center. Moreover, the guests have free access to emerging local artists.

Jason Halpern: Property Developer

About JMH Development

JMH development is a leading service provider in the real estate industry. The company is experienced in the sector and owns several residential and commercial properties across the United States. The firm’s approach to creating distinctive and luxury properties has been their secret of remaining at the top of the industry. JMH Development has been a pioneer in the development of only one of its kind luxurious properties in mushrooming markets such as Brooklyn, Queens, and Williamsburg.

The firm has so far invested over $500 million in New York state projects including a mega development on 184 Kent. JMH Development has also developed the Townhouses of Cobble Hill, an investment that saw an additional nine luxury houses in the greater Brooklyn area. JMH team is well versed with all steps in the development process from the feasibility study, to strategy, to site selection, to building design and construction, branding and marketing. Their expertise, which spreads to various industries such as residential, commercial, hospitality and mixed-use property segment, has been a major contributor towards the excellence of the firm.