About Us

The Bauhouse Group is a dynamic
real estate development and investment firm
targeting New York City and other international gateway markets

Bauhouse, led by Managing Member Joseph Beninati has decades of experience managing assets with institutional capital and, collectively, the firm’s principals have developed, owned and managed more than 10 million square feet of real estate projects valued at well over $6 billion. Most recently, The Bauhouse Group announced its acquisition of 515 West 29th Street, the only property in Manhattan framed on two sides by the famed High Line Park. This property marks the beginning of the firm’s entry into the New York market, with additional projects in the pipeline spanning Manhattan, Brooklyn, the Bronx and the Hamptons.

Bauhouse’s partners also include Chris Jones and Danny Lee, both former Jones Lang LaSalle and LaSalle Investment Management executives. Jones began his relationship with Beninati in 2002 while a partner at Jones Lang Wooten on the highly profitable and successful development of Pickwick Plaza in Greenwich CT. which generated over $140 million of profits and over 4x equity returns after fees and expenses for investors.

The Bauhouse Group is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York. The firm has offices in Manhattan and Greenwich, Connecticut.

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Joseph Beninati, Managing Member
Joseph Beninati
Managing Member
Chris Jones, Bauhouse Group Team Member
Chris Jones
Bauhouse Group Team Member
Danny Lee, Bauhouse Group Team Member
Danny Lee
Bauhouse Group Team Member
Joe Beninati leads Bauhouse Group Real Estate Projects including 515 Highline located in New York City High Line Park


515 Highline, New York, NY 10081

The Bauhouse Group, led by Managing Member Joseph Beninati is pleased to share the first rendering for 515 Highline. The property, the only one framed on two sides by the famed High Line park, is poised to become one of Manhattan’s most elegant and sought-after condominium buildings. See the rendering.

3 Sutton Place

3 Sutton Place is the most recent property acquisition of the Bauhouse Group, led by Managing Member Joseph Beninati. The $32 million acquisition includes an assemblage of three contiguous walkup apartment buildings between Sutton Place and 1st Avenue located between 428-432 East 58th Street.


Joseph Beninati Interviewed by NY Times
NY Times – May 13, 2015
5 Luxury Condos Sprouting Up Along New York City's High Line
Forbes – February 28, 2015
Joseph Beninati 515 Highline Bauhouse Group Real Estate Project
Haute Residence – February 17, 2015
Bisnow – February 3, 2015
Citybizlist Reports on Joseph Beninati 3 Sutton Place
citybizlist – January 26, 2015
News & Media Archive
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Greenwich, CT 06830

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