Testimonials

Mr. Batmatsian has not only been my Landlord, he has been a life savior to my family. Mr. Batmasian’s good heart saw past my prior conviction record and accepted me and my wife as his tenant. Moreover, during hard times such as Hurricanes Katrina and Wilma, Mr. Batmasian protected my family by ensuring we had […]

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Erick D. Former IL Tenant

When Jim moved to Florida I had, on many occasions, asked him to help on worthwhile projects. He was always ready and willing to be of assistance. He helped the Wheelchair Foundation send over 3,000 new wheelchairs to underprivileged children in Armenia, free of charge. I was responsible for the distribution of the wheelchairs on […]

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Carl Z. Friend/Community Partner

I have known James Batmasian since 1969. He impressed me greatly as a gentleman, being very active in the total life of the community and witness to the church. Another dominant expression of his character is that he has excelled himself in philanthropic spirit and generosity by way of love and charity. He has the […]

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Father Oshagan Minassian Armenian Apostolic Church of Greater Boston

I was an Eagle Scout many years ago and the following passage was on the wall of the chapel at the summer camp, and I have never forgotten it. “There is no limit to the amount of good that a man can do if he doesn’t care who gets the credit.” Throughout my life I […]

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Scott W. Friend

When I first met the Batmasians my life was just starting to turn around after being released from prison after 3 ½ years. I started working as a laborer. I wanted so much to change that I worked every day as much as I could until my boss changed my position to head of maintenance. […]

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Jim C. Former IL Employee

Jim is an enigma, a man who has amassed an empire of real estate and continues to work six days a week. Yet he freely acknowledges that he loves what he does and does not want or need money. He continues to donate large sums to charities and cultural concerns, and devotes much of his […]

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Robert S. Friend

Over the decades that I have known Mr. Batmasian, I have been with him on many occasion and witnessed his extraordinary commitment to his community, church and numerous charities. I am familiar with the organization he established.to assist youth in the Boca Raton area, and have observed him first-hand working with these youths. He has […]

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Gary G. Friend

I have known Jim Batmasian for years. He and his wife, Marta, were among the very first people my wife and I met upon moving to Florida in 1985. I have seen Jim’s business grow along with the city and have watched as Jim himself also grew to a position as a philanthropic leader in […]

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Stuart R. Friend

Mr. Batmasian is my hero and my husband’s hero. He has taught us so much about the importance of commitment and remembering those who need mentorship, understanding, and time. He has helped to guide and chart a course for so many minorities in our community who would otherwise be imprisoned or on the streets with […]

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Linda J. Educator

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued help and confidence with helping me progress and do better. Many people do not take the time to help the less fortunate as you are doing. I truly think your efforts will be rewarded & many people do not see all the help […]

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Carl M. IL Employee