Real estate is complex. We keep it simple.

Our unique perspective as real estate developer and owner, along with our tradition of innovative solutions, attentive customer care and collaboration, and first-class quality, ensure success and maximize value for our clients, owners, partners, residents, and employees.

Gilbane Development Company is the real estate development, investment and property management arm of Gilbane, Inc. Our goal is to serve as a single resource for navigating the tangled web of variables associated with real estate development, construction, financing, operations, and management.

We’ve been creating and implementing successful real estate programs for public, private and non-profit clients throughout the United States for four decades. Our experienced team members and extensive track record allow us to identify, recommend and execute the most appropriate financing, development and management solutions to meet your unique objectives.

Our experience covers a wide range of projects, including:

  • Student housing (more than 4,000 beds over the past 5 years; Gilbane as builder/developer has delivered more than 30,000 beds on 120 campuses)
  • Award-winning residential and multi-family communities
  • Innovative Public-Private Partnerships
  • Corporate headquarters and office buildings
  • Thriving mixed-use developments
  • Distribution and manufacturing centers
  • Schools, healthcare and other public facilities.


“I highly recommend Gilbane Development Company. [They offer] some of the best customer service of any development company I have worked with.”– Kenneth Smith, Orbital Sciences