Real Estate 2023: ALLISON WEINSTEIN
CEO AND CO-PRESIDENT, WEINSTEIN PROPERTIES, RICHMOND
Weinstein leads a multifamily real estate development and management company founded by her father, Marcus Weinstein, in 1952. She joined the company in 1994 with her husband, Ivan Jecklin, who serves as co-president. Before that, Weinstein lived in Chicago, where she worked in the recruiting and personnel department for a large Chicago-based law firm. She graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a bachelor’s degree in 1984 and a law degree in 1987.
Weinstein Properties began as a developer of single-family homes in Richmond in the 1950s, expanding into apartments and commercial real estate in the 1960s and ’70s. Today, it operates apartment communities in Georgia, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia. Its portfolio includes more than 20,000 units, and the company employs more than 600 people.
Weinstein’s parents are major philanthropists known for their support of the University of Richmond and the Carole and Marcus Weinstein Jewish Community Center. Allison Weinstein and her husband joined them in 2019 in giving $2 million to UR’s chaplaincy to fund student travel.