Jamie B. May (JBM) is an executive director of Institutional Property Advisors. Mr. May specializes in multi housing investment advisory services with a primary focus on Florida and the Southeast, while assisting clients with assignments nationally.
Prior to joining IPA, Mr. May was founder, chairman & CEO of JBM Realty Advisors, Inc. (JBMRA). His experience draws upon three generations of the May family apartment brokerage and development business dating back to 1939, in addition to his own 22 years of experience in investment advisory, brokerage, construction, development, disposition, acquisition, lending and management of institutional grade apartment communities.
Mr. May has represented numerous well known domestic and foreign institutional funds, sovereign funds, pension funds and their advisors, REITS, insurance companies, private national, regional owners, and merchant builders throughout the southern United States. Some of his repetitive clientele include: TGM and Associates, Equity Residential Properties Trust, Bank of America, UBS Realty Advisors, Greystar Real Estate Partners, ING Clarion, Fairfield Residential, Forest City Residential, TA Associates, Heitman Financial, CAPREIT, Waterton Associates, Jupiter Realty, BH Equities, Tarragon Realty Investors, Sawyer, UDR and CMS.
Mr. May is an active investment advisor, broker, and strategist of institutional grade apartment communities. He has participated in numerous multifamily investment property sales with an aggregate value of nearly $6.8 billion. Mr. May currently serves on the Board of Directors of the National Multi Housing Council (NMHC), and is an active member of the Mortgage Bankers Association, Real Estate Investment Council, Inc. (REIC), Urban Land Institute (ULI), National Apartment Association, and the Florida Apartment Association.
Mr. May is a graduate of Boston University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Real Estate. Additionally, he is a licensed real estate broker in Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, Tennessee and Alabama.