Matt Van Slooten joins United Properties as co-president and chief investment officer

MINNEAPOLIS, (November 14, 2018)  – Matt Van Slooten joins United Properties today as co-president and chief investment officer of United Properties Investment LLC (UPI). Van Slooten will replace Eva Stevens, who will work with Van Slooten to ensure a smooth transition before she retires in December. Most recently, Van Slooten served as president of commercial properties Read more…

Accessibility Matters: Creating Deep Roots with Disability Employee Awareness

AUTHORED BY COLE STERR October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month. On this final day in October, we’re looking at some of the cool features implemented in buildings, including some of our own developments, to honor hard-working employees with disabilities nationwide. First, every public accommodation needs to be up-to-code based on mandates from the Americans Read more…

Imagining Possibilities: The Importance of Inclusion and Diversity in Real Estate

AUTHORED BY COLE STERR Inclusion and diversity efforts are becoming increasingly important in organizations and businesses across the U.S. The importance of these efforts may seem clear-cut: a workplace can be enriched with broader ideas, cultural backgrounds can be recognized, employees may feel more valued, and an organization can outperform others within an industry. That Read more…

Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties Announce the Groundbreaking of Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Community

VERO BEACH, (August 23, 2018)  – Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties announce their partnership’s second senior living development in the groundbreaking of Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Community. Walker and Company will begin construction of the 198-unit, luxury senior living campus this fall, with scheduled completion in Summer 2020. Ideally located at 4141 Desoto Rd, Read more…