Jason S. Weissman was born in Boston, MA. He attended Newton South High School, graduated from Curry College in three years and received an MBA from Babson College. While attending university, Jason began his career in real estate working for a local brokerage company and that is where he fell in love with the built environment and the art of the deal.
Mr. Weissman founded Boston Realty Advisors in 2001. At the time, Jason was a pioneer, one of the first in the industry to embrace the live-work-play model, now known as “mixed-use”. He launched the firm with multiple service lines under one roof – created leadership roles for multifamily, office, retail, hospitality and user housing – and became the largest, independent real estate services firm in New England.
Mr. Weissman manages the investment sales and capital markets platform, with an owner-aligned philosophy. He represents some of the most distinguished investors on strategic real estate matters, having transacted millions of square feet worth billions of dollars throughout his career.
Mr. Weissman is an industry thought leader and enjoys a reputation of being creative and an out-of-the-box thinker. He regularly appears in local and industry publications, is a part of the Forbes Real Estate Council and has been a guest speaker at Harvard, MIT and Suffolk University.
Jason advocates to preserve the authenticity of Boston, while also ensuring its growth as a leading city of global innovation. He is the founder of The Broadway Company, a real estate investment company with over 60 investment properties in North America and is an active member of numerous organizations including the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
Mr. Weissman’s advises on the largest transformative projects in Boston; from concept through delivery. His dedication to Boston extends to multiple special cause issues and organizations including Boston Children’s Hospital and Combined Jewish Philanthropies. He is an avid runner and a foreign film buff, including credited as executive producer for multiple films. He and his wife reside in South Boston.