The Built World Podcast: David Arditi – Founding Partner, Aria Development Group

From prestigious projects like 321 Ocean in South Beach to a workforce housing project in Little Havana, David’s portfolio spans diverse landscapes, including notable ventures in Brooklyn, Washington D.C., and Nashville. Join us as we explore David’s multifaceted career journey, filled with insights and experiences that underscore his professional acumen and passion for the real estate industry. And as always, remember to celebrate successes and share the mazel!

The Built World Podcast: Matthew Whitman Lazenby – President & CEO, Whitman Family Development 

In this engaging episode, we sit down with Matthew over some gin & tonics to delve into the captivating history of Bal Harbour Shops, a legacy deeply rooted in Miami’s real estate development scene since his great grandfather’s arrival in 1912. Matthew’s personal journey from his humble beginnings power washing and sweeping floors at Bal Harbour Shops at just 13 years old to ascending to the role of CEO of Whitman Family Properties is nothing short of inspiring.

The Built World Podcast: Beth Azor – CEO, Azor Advisory Services

In this episode, grab a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon and settle in as we chat with the legendary Beth “The Canvassing Queen” Azor about her rollercoaster ride through the world of retail leasing. From juggling roles like rookie leasing agent at Terranova Corporation to becoming the President and even dabbling in property management, Beth’s career is a retail leasing story worthy of a documentary.

The Built World Podcast: Lesley Deutch – Managing Principal, John Burns Research and Consulting

In this episode, join us for a delightful chat with Lesley Deutch, the ultimate data and demographics nerd in the residential real estate world. Lesley walks us through how John Burns Consulting advises developers on everything from unit sizes to rooftop pet parks to health and wellness amenities.

The Built World Podcast: Juan Arias – Director of Market Analytics, CoStar Group

In this captivating episode, Juan delivers a comprehensive masterclass on the intricate dynamics of global supply chains, import tariffs, logistics, and their profound influence on industrial asset demand. Over a glass of Johnnie Walker Double Black, Juan adeptly unravels early indicators of industrial trends, revealing the nuanced interplay between capacity utilization, freight demand, and overall economic health.