Honoring Boyd Stofer’s lasting legacy

In the fall of 2016, we honored former CEO Boyd Stofer with the installation of a spectacular sculpture at Centennial Lakes, Stofer’s signature development. The 6’ glass sculpture overlooks the lake in one of the Park’s five office buildings. The sculpture was designed to physically demonstrate Boyd’s skillful vision and leadership for Centennial Lakes. The Read more…

100 years of creating deep roots

A 100-year run in commercial real estate is certainly something to celebrate. And in September of 2016, we did! More than 200 guests, including current and former employees, clients, industry partners and friends gathered at the J.W. Marriott for a celebration of our first 100 years. With a grateful nod to our first 100 successful Read more…

Creating Deep Roots – literally!

  2016 marked our 100th year in commercial real estate. In commemoration, both the Minneapolis and Denver teams traded their computers and phones for shovels and rakes, planting 100 trees and 60+ trees, respectively, in City parks. Creating deep roots – literally – was a meaningful way for the team to commemorate the milestone AND Read more…

601W Companies Taps United Properties, Telos, Gensler and Transwestern as Project Partners for Macy’s Redevelopment

MINNEAPOLIS – March 2, 2017 – 601W Companies, a national developer based in New York, has closed on its first acquisition in the Twin Cities with the purchase of the Macy’s property in downtown Minneapolis. The firm has selected several of its partners for this landmark project including United Properties as a local development partner, Read more…

United Properties Names Skalland Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 30, 2017) – United Properties announced today that Eric Skalland, vice president and chief accounting officer, has been promoted to executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 1, 2017. Skalland, a ten-year veteran of the firm, directs personnel in accounting, financial planning, internal and external reporting, technology and tax planning. He Read more…