Jesse R. Balaity is a project designer and manager with a decade of experience in the fields of retail, mixed-use, and hospitality design.  After earning a Masters in Architecture from Tulane University, Mr. Balaity contributed to the New Orleans firms Barron + Toups and Trapolin Architects.  In Sarasota, Florida, he designed museum, retail, and hospitality projects with The ADP Group before launching Balaity Property Enhancement in 2009. 

Mr. Balaity is an active member of his community, serving on numerous non-profit boards and committees.  He believes that all projects present an opportunity for community improvement, regardless of budget or size.  In particular, his passion lies in creating immersive environments for independent retailers.




Balaity Property Enhancement works with a diverse range of independent businesses, realtors, institutional investors, national brands, and other design professionals, including:

Principal Global Investors

Madison Marquette

Cushman & Wakefield

Touch Corporation (US and Canada)

Diamond Vault (Sarasota, Florida)

Bell Tower Shops (Fort Myers, Florida)

Dickey's Barbecue

Butters Construction and Development (Florida)

Triangle Properties (North Carolina)

Ross Elliott Jewelers (Terre Haute, Indiana)

City of Arcadia, Florida

Michael Saunders & Company (Sarasota, Florida)

Patrick M. Pillot Architect

The Fresh Market

Ulta Beauty

Kerkering Barberio (Sarasota, FL)

PNC Bank

Peltz Shoes


Balaity Property Enhancement has teamed with the consultants listed below to offer a full range of services tailored for each project and client.  Relationships are not exclusive and multiple proposals are always considered to maximize client investments.

Media Specialist:

Melissa I. Schwab


Patrick M. Pillot Architect

Structural Engineering:

Hees & Associates

Stephen Collins Structural Engineer

MEP Engineering:

Kevatron Engineering, Inc.

Crenshaw Consulting Engineers

Energy Concepts of SW Florida

Landscape Architecture:

Simple Verde

RSM Design, Inc.

Civil Engineering:

Greensite Engineering