Creating the Iconic

Portman, a real estate development company, has a rich legacy of creating high-quality projects spanning six decades and three continents. It was founded by the celebrated architect and developer John C. Portman Jr., known for pioneering the architect-as-developer concept. His visionary approach gave rise to a worldwide tradition of extensive mixed-use developments.

Our Portfolio

Portman by the numbers

  • Capital Raised and Deployed
    $20B
  • Square Feet Developed
    80M
  • Assets Under Management
    $3B
  • Years Experience
    67

What we do

For more than six decades, Portman has built a distinguished legacy in the development of stand-alone and mixed-use projects, including office, hospitality, residential, retail, and industrial developments. Our extensive portfolio reflects a commitment to creating high-quality, thoughtfully designed spaces that meet diverse needs and foster vibrant communities.

These endeavors not only generate substantial value for our investors but also significantly enrich the communities we serve. Each project is crafted with a focus on sustainability, innovation, and aesthetic excellence, ensuring that our developments contribute positively to the urban landscape and enhance the quality of life for residents, workers, and visitors alike. At Portman, we pride ourselves on our ability to seamlessly integrate multiple functions within a single development, creating dynamic environments that support both economic growth and community well-being.

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1957 Onwards

A Commitment to a Philosophy

Founded by famed architect John C Portman Jr., the company has stayed true to the philosophies that shaped the firm’s identity: that real estate should create value for its community, its owners, and its investors; that integrity of design and planning will result in buildings that are useful and timeless. As John C. Portman, Jr. once said, “Buildings should serve people, not the other way around.”

Our legacy