Wilton Partners


Jay Wilton, Chairman & Co Founder

Jay Wilton started in the real estate industry in 1982. Over the past 30 years he has been the managing principle of Wilton Partners in more than 125 ground up, individual real estate projects, valued at over $1 billion US in today’s dollars. Jay has diversified experience in all major real estate categories (Multi Family, Shopping Centers, Transportation Projects and Build to Suit) with a client list that includes such companies as Gap, Nordstrom, Macys, Barnes and Noble, Ralph's, Equinox, and CVS. Jay’s success also includes larger retail transactions such as the Tampa Mall in Florida and Villa Marina Marketplace in Southern California, the Milwaukee Intermodal Station and Chicago Tollways transportation projects, and various building projects in the automotive category for Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini and McLaren. Jay is proud to have long relationships across his career with outstanding equity partners such as TIAA CREFF, RXR, LEHMAN BROTHERS and COLONY CAPITAL.