Jason Halpern is a consummate real estate professional and a scion of one of the country’s most prolific real estate families. The knowledge that Jason has gleaned from working with his family’s firm and their projects in New York City and Westchester County, NY is immeasurable. The Halpern family’s development project history spans 50 years and encompasses both residential and commercial interests. Currently, he is the Founder and Managing Partner of JMH Development, which develops commercial properties with a focus on historical preservation.
Active in historical preservation, Mr. Halpern is known for working with the communities where the firm has active development. Jason is proactive in his projects and brings quite a lot of expertise and vision to the table. His is an innovator and is not afraid to introduce creative approaches to his projects, especially those that are centered around landmark buildings with historical significance.
Jason has been very active in the current development of Miami Beach, and was hands on during the construction of Aloft South Beach, which was a rehabilitation of the historic Motel Ankara and the construction of an eight-story tower. The entire project will be comprised of 235 rooms averaging 360 square feet, and also offer amenities such as an outdoor pool, roof deck and 24 hour fitness center.
The passion that Jason brings to each and every project sets him apart from his competitors and is evident in the high standards that all of his projects enjoy. By specializing in projects located in historic districts, JHM Development is able to preserve the history of the past while bringing buildings into the present and future, and allow them to be enjoyed for generations to come.
Jason believes that it is through an appreciation of the past that we can enjoy our best future. Historical preservation is often a laborious and time consuming task that is fraught with red tape. By navigating this onerous process, Mr. Halpern ensures that the best of our architectural past can be available for future citizens to appreciate.
JMH Development is committed to being a partner with the communities in which it works, and welcomes philanthropy opportunities on a continuous basis. In Miami they are working with community organizations to raise money for clean drinking water in Nepal and Ethiopia through a partnership with Relief Society of Tigray and Splash.
Jason Halpern, and his work through JMH Development, has proven that it is possible to be a successful real estate development professional while at the same time caring about the communities in which you do business. Mr. Halpern is a role model for others who wish to be socially aware and proactive in giving back and helping others throughout the world.