Real Estate Development

Whether you're a developer looking for a best-in-class contractor or an owner looking to finance a project, Messer can help. We are experienced and active in real estate development through partnerships with developers and institutional investors. We understand and appreciate the risk involved and the expertise required in development pursuits.

Duveneck Square
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Construction and development expertise

Messer invests in projects through Messer Development Company, LLC (MDC) and has participated on projects ranging in size from $7M to more than $100M across segments including mixed-use, office, multi-family, student housing, industrial, structured parking and health care. Examples include:

  • Digital Futures Complex mixed-use development with class A office space, hotel and subterranean podium parking structure.
  • NexTek speculatively built advanced manufacturing facility.
  • Duveneck Square multi-family and retail space.

Contact Brian Doyle, Vice President, Finance or Matt Monnin, Vice President, Project Development.

Developers partner with Messer for:

  • Best-in-class construction services including preconstruction, target value design, value engineering and design-build expertise.
  • Lean construction techniques to finish projects on schedule.
  • Effective change and cost management to deliver projects on budget.
  • Equity invested in projects that align our interest with developers and institutional investors.
  • Credibility to investors and construction lenders both as contractor and as guarantor through outstanding reputation and financial strength.
  • Project staffing and systems that support “open book” transparency.
  • Assistance with project cash flow planning and cost segregation for tax purposes.
  • A partner experienced with project incentives including New Market Tax Credits and Tax Increment Financing.