United Properties wins NAIOP Colorado’s 2015 Industrial Development of the Year award

Award is for phase II of Enterprise Business Center at Stapleton

DENVER (March 1, 2016) – United Properties, a developer and investor with offices in Denver, won NAIOP Colorado’s 2015 Industrial Development of the Year award for phase II of its Enterprise Business Center (EBC) development at Stapleton.

Phase II of EBC was completed in July 2015, and includes 466,536 sq. ft. of Class A industrial space. EBC is centrally located within the master-planned Stapleton development, just 15 minutes from downtown Denver and Denver International Airport and near a future RTD FasTracks light rail station.

United Properties employed sustainable practices on all buildings at EBC, including efficient lighting and insulation, recycled concrete and building materials designed to maximize energy efficiency.

“We’re very honored to receive this NAIOP award,” said Kevin Kelley, senior vice president, United Properties. “Our goal with this development was to create a state-of-the-art industrial park that served our tenants’ needs, and we’re proud to be recognized for our efforts.” Phase I of EBC also won NAIOP Colorado’s Industrial Development of the Year award in 2014.

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, provides advocacy, education and business opportunities for developers, owners and related professionals in office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP comprises over 15,000 members across North America.

About United Properties
United Properties, based in Minneapolis, specializes in commercial real estate development and investment. Since 1975, United Properties has provided 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’ Colorado division develops retail, office and industrial buildings. Formed in 1916, the United Properties investments group acquires, manages, finances and disposes of the company’s real estate investments, which includes nearly 50 office, medical, industrial and retail assets in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Colorado. For more information, visit www.uproperties.com or follow on Twitter at @UPDeepRoots.
Media Contacts

For United Properties:
Sheila Thelemann