international market square renovation

April 26, 2024
Eagle Ridge Partners Reveal International Market Square Renovation 
The International Market Square is one of the Minneapolis skyline’s most recognizable and historic buildings. It’s why Eagle Ridge Partners is proud to own and operate this iconic property. Throughout its rich history, IMS has always been a leader in design, innovation, and modern workspace; Eagle Ridge Partners is pleased to reveal renovations to the heart of International Market Square, the 5-story atrium. Thanks to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) for showcasing the elevated design and full-scale renovation of this vibrant place, which contributes to the success of many businesses in our community.


November 17, 2023

Shannon Van Gemert honored at 20th Annual Top Women in Finance Awards
Eagle Ridge Partners’ Shannon Van Gemert was honored for industry leadership at the 20th Annual Top Women in Finance Awards, held by Finance and Commerce. Shannon’s expertise in key acquisitions, investor relations leadership, and capital sourcing success have made her a standout in the industry. Congratulations, Shannon!

max minea news update

October 20, 2023

Max Minea named a 2023 Rising Young Professional by Finance & Commerce

Congratulations to Max Minea for being recognized as a 2023 Rising Young Professional by Finance & Commerce. Max is the director of property and asset management at Eagle Ridge Partners. He is currently leading the renovation of IMS while also managing several buildings in our portfolio. The publication will recognize all of the Rising Young Professional honorees in an upcoming special publication and at a celebration event in December.

Golden Triangle Construction begins

October 17, 2023

Golden Triangle Project Featured in Eden Prairie News

Eagle Ridge Partners’ current Golden Triangle project made the Eden Prairie News. Eden Prairie city leadership and staff have been important partners in this effort.

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October 12, 2023

Construction begins on Eagle Ridge Partners, Greco, and Amstar’s new Golden Triangle multi-family development in Eden Prairie.

“Golden Triangle sets a new standard for suburban lifestyle living with its idyllic natural setting, convenient location, and in-demand amenities,” said Shannon Van Gemert, managing director and principal at Eagle Ridge Partners. “The purposeful design connects people easily to walking trails, light rail transit, and a vibrant corridor of established restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.”

This undeveloped 15-acre site is adjacent to a natural wetland area, and the Southwest Light Rail Transit Line station. We are pleased our multi-family housing development will help address the demand for housing in the area and advance the goals of the City of Eden Prairie’s 2040 comprehensive plan.

Thanks to all of our partners for their work on this effort.

Golden triangle construction

October 11, 2023

Greco, Eagle Ridge Partners, and Amstar Break Ground on Golden Triangle Luxury Residential Project in Eden Prairie.

Greco and Eagle Ridge Partners, in partnership with Amstar Group, celebrate the groundbreaking of their new multi-family residential project in the heart of Eden Prairie’s Golden Triangle.

“We are excited to begin construction and take the first steps toward our vision to create a thriving residential community in the Golden Triangle area,” said Josh Brandsted, president of Greco. “At completion, our work will help meet the growing demand for housing while also advancing the City of Eden Prairie’s comprehensive plan.”

eagle ridge team promotions

September 25, 2023

Congratulations on new promotions for several of our team members!

featured story for Shannon

September 24, 2023

Finance & Commerce Announce Shannon Van Gemert Among Top Women in Finance Honorees

Congratulations to Shannon Van Gemert for being recognized by Finance & Commerce as part of their 20th Annual Top Women in Finance awards. Shannon’s expertise on key acquisitions for Eagle Ridge Partners, including the West End’s Colonnade, highlights her market leadership in deal-making and creating value in each transaction.

The Colonnade deal also earned Eagle Ridge Partners the 2023 CoStar Impact Awards Sale/Acquisition of the Year for Minneapolis – St. Paul.

Look for a profile on Shannon in the upcoming Finance and Commerce Top Women in Finance special edition magazine. Plus, check out all the incredible honorees announced this week.

er partners building

August 17, 2023

Eagle Ridge Partners, BLG Capital Advisors sell Eden Prairie industrial buildings for $13.5 million.

 staff news

June 13, 2023

Eagle Ridge Partners’ Director Lisa Peterson Recognized by Twin Cities Business Magazine

Congratulations to Eagle Ridge Partners Director Lisa Peterson for being recognized as a Notable Leader in Finance in the June/July issue of Twin Cities Business! The honor is well-deserved recognition of Lisa’s outstanding professional accomplishments in finance and the commercial real estate industry

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April 27, 2023

Eagle Ridge Partners’ President Kristin Myhre Provides Commercial Real Estate Expertise at Minneapolis – St. Paul Business Journal Forum

Thanks to Kelly Busche and the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal (MSPBJ) for inviting Eagle Ridge Partners’ President Kristin Myhre to participate on the panel of commercial real estate experts at the recent MPSBJ Forum on Commercial Real Estate. A great discussion on the current landscape and the opportunities we’re all seeing in a number of sectors and markets.

April 7, 2023

Eagle Ridge Partners Receives CoStar 2023 Impact Award for Colonnade Acquisition

Eagle Ridge Partners is pleased to share that The Colonnade, our current West End renovation, has won the 2023 CoStar Impact Award for best commercial acquisition/sale.

The CoStar Impact Awards recognize industry-leading commercial real estate transactions and projects completed in 2022. Eagle Ridge Partners and BLG Capital Advisors acquired the Colonnade in December and announced plans for a phased renovation. Eagle Ridge and BLG Capital Advisors have partnered successfully on previous complex transactions.