The Real Deal New York

At the Desk of: Jason Halpern

The boutique developer on Nascar, marrying a model and commuting across a roof deck
By Claire Moses | July 08, 2015 04:50PM

From the July issue: Jason Halpern, the founder of JMH Development, is racking up frequent-flyer miles these days.

The 45-year-old is juggling multiple projects in New York and Miami and teaming up with a slew of big developers to boot. The “boutique development firm,” as Halpern calls it, has completed more than $500 million in projects since 2007, including the 200-plus room Aloft South Beach in Miami, which was co-developed with Mitchell Hochberg’s Madden Real Estate Ventures and opened last month. [more]