President and Chief Executive Harridge Development Group
REAL ESTATE | 2022 LA500
Schwartzman heads up Harridge Development Group, which he founded in 2010 with the goal of developing on vacant or underutilized assets. He started as a homebuilder and built more than 5,000 homes and developed 5,000 lots. Today he has 3,000 single-family lots in the L.A. area under development and 675 under construction. His company also is working on the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall, which it purchased last year for $144 million. The company is planning to develop 950 residential units and 150,000 square feet of retail at the site. It also recently obtained a $485 million loan for the first phase of its Crossroads Hollywood project.