Experience. Wisdom. Results.
Originally founded in 1948 by Armando Ferreira de Melo in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Melo Group is one of the strongest family-owned, full-service real estate development firms operating in South Florida today. Since the beginning, the company has been focused on delivering a more intelligent approach to development, design, construction, and management of luxury properties. To date, this unique philosophy has been the guiding force behind more than 50 successfully completed projects which offer a combined total of more than 5,000 residential units. As well, the company remains actively involved in real estate development in Argentina as well as in Montevideo, Punta del Este, Uruguay.
Within the organization, a strong family bond continues to ensure the future excellence and reputation of The Melo Group. Dr. Jose Luis Ferreira de Melo acts as the President and managerial leader of the company. He brings a wealth of first-hand knowledge within the industry and the business itself to The Melo Group, along with a Doctorate Degree in Economics from the University of Buenos Aires and a certification in Public Accounting. His sons, Martin Melo and Carlos Melo also work with the company – establishing the future of The Melo Group for decades more to come.
In 1990, Mr. Carlos Ferreira de Melo, joined the company after graduating from the School of Architecture at University of Belgrano (Buenos Aires, Argentina). Subsequently, in 1998, Mr. Martin Ferreira de Melo, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Belgrano (Buenos Aries, Argentina) joined the company. Martin Ferreira de Melo is also a US Certified General Contractor. In 1991, Mrs. Laura Ferreira de Melo, joined the company after graduating from the School of Business at University of Belgrano (Buenos Aires, Argentina).