Seasoned construction duo Michael Freeman and Paul Wilczynski bring decades of industry know-how to their roles, will oversee construction of all Doran Properties Group developments.

Bloomington, MN – Prolific Twin Cities multifamily and commercial real estate developer Kelly Doran today announced construction veterans Michael Freeman and Paul Wilczynski will together lead all construction for Doran Properties Group, a multigenerational development company Doran officially launched with his son, Evan Doran, earlier this month. Both Freeman and Wilczynski have extensive construction experience, having each worked in the industry for decades on a variety of product types, including multifamily.

“With a real estate portfolio totaling more than one billion dollars in value, we do not plan to slow down,” said Doran. “In the next year, Doran Properties Group has significant projects either in the ground or going into the ground and I want to ensure our in-house construction team has the expertise needed to oversee it all. Both Michael and Paul understand our focus on quality and equally understand the importance of respecting and treating our subcontractors as the long-term partners they are.”

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Jonathan Bishop brings with him extensive capital markets and multifamily experience.

Bloomington, MN – Prolific Twin Cities multifamily and commercial real estate developer Kelly Doran today announced Jonathan Bishop will serve as Chief Financial Officer for Doran Properties Group, a multigenerational development company Doran launched with his son, Evan Doran, earlier this month. Bishop has extensive capital markets and multifamily experience, having worked in the commercial real estate and banking industry for nearly two decades including most recently at Wells Fargo Bank and IRET (now CenterSpace).

“With more than 160 employees responsible for developing, leasing, building and managing Doran Properties Group’s extensive multifamily and commercial developments in the Twin Cities and Colorado, we will benefit tremendously from Jonathan’s expertise and his relationships in the industry,” said Doran. “We are fortunate as an organization to have maintained a strong financial position despite the pandemic and other challenges over the past year. Jonathan will play a key role in helping to preserve the underlying strength of our business and ensuring our continued growth.”

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The move coincides with Doran’s final sale of all remaining ownership interest in Doran Companies, the company he founded nearly 15 years ago.

Bloomington, MN – Kelly Doran, longtime developer of commercial real estate in the Twin Cities, announced today he has sold all remaining ownership interest in Doran Companies and is launching his new venture, Doran Properties Group, with more than 160 employees and its entire real estate portfolio under its direct management.

“I’m excited to announce the launch of Doran Properties Group, a multi-generational development company I am starting with my son Evan Doran and a talented team of high-caliber leaders, many of whom I have worked with for years,” said Doran. “When I first sold majority-interest in Doran Companies two years ago, it was to get back to what I love most – which is developing, designing, building and managing a real estate portfolio under the exclusive control of our new company.”

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The Doran Family is proud to support Summit Academy (saoic.org) with a $10,000 matching grant for Give to the Max Day on November 19th. Learn more about this incredible organization here.

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Two-phased 492-unit apartment community to include two four-story residences, a 15,000 square foot clubhouse and sprawling pool terrace for residents to enjoy

 Bloomington, MN – Kelly Doran today announced he has closed on a $49 million financing commitment from Bremer Bank for his planned multifamily redevelopment project in Saint Anthony Village. The luxury apartment community will be built in two phases on the site of the former Silver Lake Village shopping center. Built in two phases, the two four-story residences will include tens of thousands of square feet of indoor and outdoor amenities, with the first phase set to begin pre-leasing in late 2021.

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