Whitney E. Gallivan

Managing Director & Partner


Whitney Gallivan joined the retail division of Boston Realty Advisors in 2015 as a Managing Director and Partner. With over 10 years of experience in retail leasing, development, investment sales, debt placement and sourcing equity, Whitney brings an extensive and unique skill set to the platform.

Prior to joining Boston Realty Advisors, she worked in the Capital Markets group at HFF, Inc. where she was involved in over $800 million and $420 million of investment sales and debt transactions. Whitney spent the bulk of her career as one of the top producers for WS Development, the largest privately-held retail developer in the nation, where she completed in excess of 400 retail lease transactions. Whitney’s experience leasing the nation’s premier open-air shopping centers has led to expansive relationships with local, regional, and national retail tenants.

Notable retail development assignments include The Shops at Prudential Center, Boston, MA; Seaport Square, Boston, MA, Legacy Place, Dedham MA; Derby Street Shoppes, Hingham, MA; The Street, Chestnut Hill, MA; and MarketStreet, Lynnfield, MA.

Whitney is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), NEWIRE/CREW, NAIOP, REFA and ULI. Whitney received a Bachelor of Arts from Wellesley College majoring in International Relations and currently resides in the South End of Boston.