Community Updates

Kickin’ at Kickernick: Imagining Possibilites through Renovation

AUTHORED BY COLE STERR The historic Kickernick building in the Minneapolis Warehouse District has gone through quite the renovation. This past May, an extensive lobby renovation plan that would enhance the historic charm of the 150,000-sq.-ft. building, “kicked” into full swing. Now, six months later, the renovation is complete, and voila! Our tenants are ready Read more…

United Properties promotes Skalland to chief financial/administration officer; Hielscher joins firm as VP, accounting

MINNEAPOLIS, (November 27, 2018)  – United Properties has promoted Chief Financial Officer Eric Skalland to chief financial and administration officer, and Janelle Hielscher has joined the firm as the new vice president of accounting, it was announced today. “Eric’s promotion recognizes his many talents and contributions to United Properties over the years,” said Bill Katter, president Read more…

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…