The Bal Harbour Shops

The renowned, open-air shopping center on Miami Beach — Whitman Family Development is planning to expand its 450,000-square-foot, two-story mall by an additional 200,000 square feet to accommodate the waiting list of luxury retailers who want to bring their world-class brands to this premier retail destination.

Brickell City Centre

The $1.05 billion, mixed-use complex scheduled to open in 2015 — Whitman Family Development is managing more than a half-million square feet of retail space in an equity partnership with Hong Kong-based Swire Properties.


Approaching the centennial anniversary of the Whitman family’s first real estate ventures in Miami-Dade County, Whitman Family Development, LLC, is advancing into a new era, confident of its proven strategy for success — responding to market demands from retailers for more space and responding to customer demands for the world’s foremost brands.

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Matthew Whitman Lazenby on The Chiefs Podcast by Monocle

Monocle’s editorial director Tyler Brûlé joins the CEO of Miami’s Bal Harbour shops, Matthew Whitman Lazenby. Bal Harbour is…

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Bal Harbour Shops makes ice skating rink for holiday feels in South Florida

How nice was the weather this morning? It totally put me in the holiday spirit! And the perfect reason…

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Bal Harbour Shops Feature 3-Day Bespoke Bal Harbour Event

As Miami’s luxury shopping destination, Bal Harbour Shops welcomes the three-day celebration, Bespoke Bal Harbour, honoring the artistry behind…

First Family of Luxury Retail

The Urban Land Institute’s Southeast Florida/Caribbean District has recognized the Whitman family -­ including Whitman Family Development, LLC, Founder and Chairman Emeritus Stanley Whitman and his son, Chairman Randall Whitman, and grandson, President and Chief Executive Officer Matthew Whitman Lazenby ­‐ with the 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award.

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