Sherman Associates is committed to the production of quality urban housing products. With the belief that the healthiest neighborhoods are comprised of a variety of people and uses, we strive to create mixed-use developments which incorporate a variety of housing types and leverage multiple financing tools. Because these projects are never easy, we endeavor to continually develop strong relationships with government and financial institutions that believe in the same vision—strong urban projects with housing opportunities for all.

Sherman Associates, Inc. is an award-winning development firm specializing in the design, construction and financing of quality commercial and housing properties in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri and Colorado.

Having earned a strong reputation for quality and follow-through, cities around the country have turned to Sherman Associates to pioneer redevelopment in their highest priority urban neighborhoods. Over the past 35 years, Sherman Associates has become an industry leader in tax credit, affordable housing and tax increment financing projects. Such developments have been successful for the participating cities, investors, residents and businesses.

Sherman Associates has developed approximately 8,500 multifamily, townhouse and single-family homes, and 600,000 square feet of commercial and hotel space.

Sherman Associates specializes in both new construction, the rehabilitation of existing buildings, and historic adaptive reuse. With over 35 years of development and construction experience, Sherman Associates has developed or rehabilitated housing, retail, office, hotel, and warehouse buildings. Within these multiple facets, our team is able to offer the following diverse range of services in the commercial, single-family and multi-family markets:

  • Development Services
  • Design-Build Services
  • Financial Analysis/Feasibility
  • Knowledge of Federal, State and Local Housing Programs
  • Property Management
  • Construction  
  • Site Analysis
  • Marketing Plans and Feasibility
  • Equity and Debt Funding

Sherman Associates has established an impressive and prolific track record, completing over $2 billion in real estate development. On a yearly basis, our pipeline consists of $200 million to $250 million in development of commercial and residential projects.