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

Join us for an insightful episode as we engage in a conversation with David Arditi over a glass of tequila, delving into his fascinating upbringing straddling between the bustling metropolises of NYC and Paris within a real estate family.

Despite his upbringing, David opted to pursue his passion for film, relocating to Los Angeles to immerse himself in the industry. Following his stint in LA, he transitioned to Atlanta, where he contributed his talents at Turner Broadcasting.

David’s trajectory then led him to a pivotal role within Blackstone’s restructuring and reorganization group, where he gleaned invaluable insights from the experiences of others. After a successful tenure, he ventured back to the west coast, aiming to return to LA to pursue his academic aspirations at UCLA’s film school. 

However, a detour to Miami to support his family’s condominium project in Edgewater became a catalyst for his official entry into the realm of real estate. Subsequently, David pursued a Master’s Degree in Real Estate Development at Columbia University in NYC.

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!