United Properties adds development staff to Denver office

DENVER (July 12, 2016) – United Properties announces that it has recently hired two new associates in its Denver office to support development activities. Alicia Rhymer was hired as vice president of retail development, and Megan Turner as a development associate.

In her new role, Rhymer oversees retail investment and development activities for the company in the Denver area. This newly created role will help United Properties round out its development expertise in the market, having been successful in office and industrial development in the market for the past 10 years.

“We are pleased to welcome Alicia to United Properties. Her wealth of experience in retail development will be a definite plus to our Denver clients and to our entire team,” said Bill Katter, president and chief investment officer.

Rhymer has more than 11 years of experience in the real estate and development industry and most recently served as senior development director at Confluent Development LLC. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in political science from Wright State University, and an Associate of Applied Science degree in legal assisting from Sinclair Community College.

Turner supports the development team in marketing, financial analysis, underwriting and due diligence for new developments in her role as development associate. She recently received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado Boulder Leeds School of Business with an emphasis in operations management. During the course of study, Megan also received her real estate certificate from the CU Real Estate Center and remains active in the Center’s initiatives. Megan previously held an internship at United Properties.

About United Properties

Formed in 1916, United Properties acquires, develops, manages, finances and disposes of the company’s real estate investments, which include nearly 50 office, medical, industrial, mixed-use and retail assets in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Colorado. United Properties also provides development services for the retail, residential, office, medical and industrial sectors. In addition to a large presence in the Minneapolis-St. Paul market, United Properties’ Denver office develops retail, office and industrial buildings. For more information, visit www.uproperties.com or follow on Twitter at @UPDeepRoots.