What We Do...

The University of Minnesota’s Real Estate Office provides services including leasing, licensing, purchase and sale of real estate, and permits for University property.

Mission Statement

The Real Estate Office provides real estate leadership for the University of Minnesota system.  Its threefold mission is to:

  • Provide exceptional real estate services in support of the University’s mission of changing lives through research, education and outreach.
  • Create strategic value by integrating the management of the University’s real estate assets into its decision-making processes.
  • Generate the highest return over the long term in the strategic management of the University’s investment real estate, surplus real estate and properties not assigned to a collegiate unit or the responsibility of Facilities Management or comparable unit, including:  Trust Lands, Salt Spring Lands, Severed Minerals and Mineral Rights, Rosemount Research Center, and oversight of Permanent University Fund (PUF) Lands.

Vision Statement

To ensure the University’s strategic real estate decisions deliver significant added value to the institution, well beyond the conventional considerations of cost and square footage.

Annual Land Report for Fiscal Year-End 2016 Now Available!

Download the full report (9.2 MB, PDF) or visit the report site to download an individual section.


Senior Real Estate Specialist Position Open

The Real Estate Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Senior Real Estate Specialist. See the job flyer for more information, or view the job posting to apply (search for job posting 311732).


University Property For Sale!

Offerings in Rosemount at UMore Park, Chaska, St Paul on University Avenue, and 2 large parcels in Carlton County.


Annual Lease Report for Fiscal Year 2015 Now Available!

Download the full report (2.7 MB, PDF) or visit the report site to download an individual section.


Real Estate Office

Leadership

Susan Carlson Weinberg, CRE

Director of Real Estate

 

Jon Dostal

Leasing Manager

 

Kelley Brandt, CCIM

Real Estate Transactions Manager

 

Contact Information

Real Estate Office

451 Donhowe Building
319 15th Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0199
Tel: (612) 625-5345 
Fax: (612) 624-6345 
reo@umn.edu

Website Administrator:

Andrew Munsch (munsc005@umn.edu)

Organizational Chart

Organizational Chart (pdf)

Parent Units

University Finance