The Pohlad Family Announces $25 Million Commitment to Racial Justice in the Twin Cities

MINNEAPOLIS (June 10, 2020) – In response to the murder of George Floyd and the deeply ingrained systemic racism in our country, the Pohlad Family announced today that it is committing $25 million to racial justice, bringing to bear resources of the Pohlad Family Foundation, Pohlad family members, and Pohlad Companies in a two-phased, community-based approach. “Black people have experienced Read more…

Simpson Strong-Tie signs lease with United Properties for 80,000 sq. ft. at InverPoint Business Park

MINNEAPOLIS (June 10, 2020) – United Properties is pleased to announce that Simpson Strong-Tie has signed a lease for all 80,000 sq. ft of Building 1 at InverPoint Business Park, located at 8450 Courthouse Blvd. in Inver Grove Heights. Simpson Strong-Tie creates structural products for the construction of safe, strong homes and buildings. The groundbreaking for Read more…

Pohlad Companies veteran Al Petrie returns to United Properties as vice president of accounting

MINNEAPOLIS (May 27, 2020) – United Properties announced today that Al Petrie has joined the company as vice president of accounting, effective May 11, 2020. In this role Petrie will report to Eric Skalland, chief financial and administrative officer. Petrie is a Pohlad Companies veteran since 1999. He brings more than 20 years of experience in Read more…

United Properties announces plans to enter Austin, Texas market

Local industry vet Josh Delk to lead development office MINNEAPOLIS (April 15, 2020) – Minneapolis-based development company United Properties will establish a development office in Austin, Texas, with the hiring of local industry veteran Josh Delk as senior vice president, Austin commercial development, effective April 13, 2020. This move marks the third operating location for Read more…

Business as Unusual Part I: A United Front

The COVID-19 crisis has been a test of adaptability for companies and individuals worldwide. During United Properties’ test work-from-home day mid-March, our IT team worked diligently to touch base with each employee to ensure we were ready. Our offices closed the next day in-line with schools, and the shelter-in-place order took effect the following week. Read more…

Renee Kirscht Rascher joins United Properties as senior vice president of development operations

MINNEAPOLIS (April 1, 2020) – United Properties announced today that Renee Kirscht Rascher has joined United Properties as senior vice president of development operations, effective March 30, 2020. In this role Kirscht Rascher will report to Bill Katter, president and chief investment officer, United Properties Development. Kirscht Rascher joins United Properties with a strong history Read more…

COVID-19 Statement

We find ourselves in an unprecedented situation, one that requires all of us to work together to limit the impact of COVID-19 in our community. At United Properties, we are committed to doing all we can to protect the health of our employees and our community, and to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 while continuing Read more…