Founder & CEO Message
As founder and CEO of JMJ Development, Mr. Barton leads JMJ in establishing a global presence as a premier real estate development company. He is responsible for the strategic planning and growth of the company and maintains oversight over all aspects of JMJ.
Prior to founding JMJ Development in 1990, Mr. Barton’s distinguished career began with his family’s real estate business in Connecticut. Mr. Barton’s entrepreneurial ambition has spent the last 28 years supplying master-planned developments and driving market-leading financial returns for JMJ and its investment partners.
Today, JMJ is a diversified, full service real estate firm that is active in the development of hotel, residential and multifamily properties. The Company has developed nearly $2 billion in assets and is one of the most respected privately held development companies in the United States.
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JMJ Development, founded in Dallas, Texas in 1990, has a track record for developing premium multifamily, hospitality and residential properties. Today, the current JMJ team of professionals represent more than a century of experience working in a broad sector of real estate markets both domestically and globally. The Company’s mission is to deliver on its promise of being an industry innovator focused on providing the highest quality in real estate development.
JMJ delivers on its promise to build upscale projects with services that satisfy the needs of its communities with an outstanding dedication to detail. With that in mind, the company’s projects and personnel have been recognized repeatedly by the industry’s professional organizations and business press worldwide. Over the past 28 years, the principals have developed over 12 million square feet of real estate projects, with a particular emphasis on the major metropolitan submarkets within the region. JMJ believes firmly in the aggressive pursuit of its investment needs. The company works continually
JMJ Development is engaged in commercial enterprises throughout the United States and Worldwide. Although the projects are broad in scope, the common thread among all The Company’s projects is a commitment to excellence that is world-class. This includes both the architectural elegance of each development as well as the manner in which business is conducted. Nothing but the highest level of architecture, craftsmanship and business acumen will suffice if the JMJ name is associated with the project.
JMJ Development has strong strategic capital partners including high-net-worth family offices and institutional equity capital investors. In addition to strong investor partnerships, long term relationships with lending institutions throughout the country ensures JMJ receives cost-effective capital at all times. JMJ has delivered high returns for private individual investors for over 28 years. The company works persistently to interpret and act upon economic forces in the marketplace, providing a wide range of investment opportunities throughout the U.S. At JMJ, the leadership is committed to delivering market-leading financial returns for its capital partners.