SHVO is dedicated to creating extreme value by developing innovative concepts in premier locations for exclusive clientele.

SHVO brings an atelier-like experience to real estate development, fueled by a discerning eye and a passion for quality in every detail. With over $4 billion under development, SHVO is dedicated to creating extreme value by imagining and developing unique concepts in the world’s most sought-after locations for exclusive clientele.

Rooted in commitment to design excellence, SHVO curates and partners with visionary architects and interior designers to create original and unique luxury residential, hospitality, and commercial developments. SHVO achieves superior financial results by bringing together esteemed real estate partners and the world’s most respected financial institutions, pension funds, capital partners, and investors.

Prior to the company’s work in real estate development, SHVO has been involved in envisioning, planning, and the sales and marketing of more than $15 billion dollars of prime real estate, spanning over 80 million square feet. The company’s famous 20 Pine Street project in New York City earned international acclaim and its groundbreaking interior design by Armani prompted a global wave of partnerships between fashion designers and real estate developers.

Today, SHVO’s portfolio of current developments includes the Aman Hotel and Residences at the Crown Building, a Midtown architectural icon; the Mandarin Oriental Residences at 685 Fifth Avenue; The Getty in West Chelsea, a sculptural masterpiece created in collaboration with architect Peter Marino; and the iconic Raleigh hotel in Miami beach.

SHVO was founded in 2004 by Michael Shvo, who remains its Chairman and CEO. The firm is based in New York City.



$6.15 Billion

Portfolio Value


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Average Price per Square Foot

Development Capabilities

SHVO’s team selects, acquires, and develops one-of-a-kind real estate properties. The team sources investments in prime locations, where it can create extreme value and generate high returns for its investors.

SHVO’s investments are led by unique, consumer-centric concepts that are executed through collaborations with world-class architects and designers. SHVO’s vision is brought to life through its integrated team. SHVO’s development and construction teams oversee the development process from inception to completion, with impeccable execution and attention to every detail, and SHVO’s in-house sales and marketing team establishes a creative position for the projects to drive awareness, customer desire, and pricing, allowing us to maximize returns.

  • Acquisition
  • Financing
  • Concept Development
  • Planning & Design
  • Construction Administration
  • Sales & Marketing