United Properties formalizes commitment to environmental, social and governance principles, appoints ESG manager Janelle MacLean

New strategic initiatives, leadership aim to expand diversity, inclusion and sustainability efforts MINNEAPOLIS (Oct. 16, 2023) — United Properties reaffirmed its commitment to social and environmental responsibility today with the formalization of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) initiatives and guiding principles. The company also promoted Janelle MacLean to the role of ESG manager last Read more…

CBRE Arranges $225 Million Sale of RBC Gateway Tower Office Space in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (July 25, 2023) — CBRE has arranged the sale of the office component of RBC Gateway Tower, a newly constructed mixed-use tower in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for $225 million to San Francisco-based Spear Street Capital. The transaction involves the 525,000-square-foot office space, the ground floor office lobby and 296 executive below-grade parking spaces. The seller, Read more…

Amira Minnetonka active adult community opens its doors

New 186-unit community offers 55-plus independent living for the next phase of life MINNEAPOLIS (July 19, 2023) — United Properties is pleased to announce the grand opening of Amira Minnetonka, its newest 55-plus active adult rental community, located at 801 Carlson Pkwy. in Minnetonka. This is United Properties’ third Amira community to open; locations in Read more…

United Properties welcomes Judy Jandro, vice president of capital markets

  MINNEAPOLIS (May 17, 2023) — United Properties today announced the appointment of Judy Jandro to vice president of capital markets. In this role, Jandro will work closely with Eric Skalland, chief financial officer and executive vice president of capital markets, to source third-party equity for new developments, acquisitions and recapitalizations. “We’re thrilled to welcome Read more…

United Properties announces the promotion of Laura Rogers to general counsel, senior vice president

  MINNEAPOLIS (May 9, 2023) — United Properties, one of the largest real estate investment and development companies in the Midwest, is pleased to announce the promotion of Laura Rogers to general counsel, senior vice president. In her new role, Rogers will join the Strategic Leadership Team and provide legal guidance to management and transactional Read more…

Minneapolis Glass Company and United Properties celebrate groundbreaking of new headquarters in Brooklyn Park

    Eighty-six-year-old glass and glazing fabrication company relocating to 610 Junction – West MINNEAPOLIS (May 1, 2023) — Minneapolis Glass Company celebrated the groundbreaking today of their new company headquarters at 610 Junction – West, a new Class A industrial development in Brooklyn Park. The project is being co-developed with Minneapolis-based real estate investment Read more…

United Properties announces the appointment of Phil Cattanach and promotion of Karla Carlson

  MINNEAPOLIS, MN (April 10, 2023) — United Properties, one of the largest real estate investment and development companies in the Midwest, is pleased to announce the hiring of Phil Cattanach as executive vice president of commercial development and the promotion of Karla Carlson to executive vice president of Amira, the company’s senior living brand. Read more…

Amira Choice Arvada Celebrates Topping Out

  DENVER (March 6, 2023) — United Properties is pleased to announce the topping out of Amira Choice Arvada, its newest Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Colorado. “We are excited to have reached this construction milestone as we look forward to completing this special project. It is a tough environment for construction right Read more…

United Properties to rebrand its Florida senior living communities

Watercrest Naples and Watercrest Sarasota will become Amira Choice; Ebenezer Management Services to take over operations MINNEAPOLIS (Dec. 1, 2022) — United Properties, one of the largest real estate investment and development companies in the Midwest, announced today it is rebranding its senior living communities in Naples and Sarasota, Florida, and transferring operations of the Read more…

United Properties breaks ground on The Ellie, a new residential development in Eden Prairie

MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 21, 2022) — United Properties broke ground today on The Ellie, a new four-story residential community development on six acres in Eden Prairie. Located 12 miles southwest of downtown Minneapolis, and a 15-minute drive to MSP Airport at the intersection of Lincoln Lane and Eden Prairie Road, The Ellie will consist of 239 Read more…