Market-Driven Real Estate

Reuter Walton Development

Reuter Walton Development is an award winning real estate company that specializes in developing outstanding, community-driven projects in the multi-family, student housing, hospitality and commercial sectors.

At Reuter Walton Development, we pride ourselves on fostering a culture of collaboration whether we’re developing our own projects or working for a third party. We believe a successful project is a group effort and our team, with collectively over 40 years of experience in executing and completing a diverse portfolio of development projects, is equipped to facilitate every step of the development process from inception to completion. Operating under the umbrella of Reuter Walton Companies gives us an additional advantage to control construction costs and quality.

  • Since 2005, we’ve surpassed $640 million in completed developments
  • Our diverse portfolio includes over 20 developments in the multi-family, student housing, mixed-use, commercial and hospitality sectors
  • We facilitate sustainable development by designing each project to align with a community’s unique needs and values
  • Our resources and expertise includes:
    • Site Analysis and Financial Feasibility
    • Complex Entitlement Matters
    • Diverse Financing Tools including Tax Increment Financing and Tax Credit Financing
    • In-House Award Winning Construction Company
    • Construction Management and Supervision

Residential & Commercial Development

Multi-Family / Mixed-Use

Reuter Walton Development's multifamily and mixed-use properties employ the full scope of our resources, infrastructure, and experience to integrate the residential and commercial functions into cohesive developments that fulfill our commitment to contribute value to the community with every project.

Student Housing

We first earned our reputation from the success of our innovative developments in the student housing sector, which remain among our most proud accomplishments. To date, we’ve developed, built, and manage a collective 1 million square feet of student housing, ranging in size from 45 beds to 827 per project.

Commercial / Hospitality

Our expanding commercial and hospitality portfolio demonstrates the versatility of our development capabilities. From location scouting to comprehensive renovations and award-winning exterior design, Reuter Walton Development equips our commercial and hospitality properties with the facilities they need to thrive.

The Reuter Walton Development Team

Nick Walton


Nick Walton is the Co-Founder and visionary behind Reuter Walton Companies. He has a knack for seeing potential where others don’t and working through issues where others won’t.  With a comprehensive background in development, finance and construction, he is able to manage a successful project from concept to completion. He has developed over 2.2 million square feet of projects valued at over $640 million in his young career.

Pete Busse

Vice President of Finance

Pete Busse is a rare breed, possessing both a sharp financial mind and a knack for teamwork. With a comprehensive background in public accounting, real estate, and private equity, he was an obvious choice to serve as the Vice President of Finance. Pete is an accomplished executive highly skilled in effectively collaborating with all members of the organization to achieve long-term business and financial objectives. His proven success in leading a team, increasing productivity, and implementing technology solutions make him an invaluable asset to the fast-paced Reuter Walton Companies team.

Anne Stephenson

General Counsel

As General Counsel for Reuter Walton Companies, Anne Stephenson provides legal direction for the company's multifamily, student housing, hospitality, and commercial development initiatives. With 9 years of experience working as in-house counsel within the real estate development industry, Anne brings expertise to all aspects of real estate development. Her efficiency and thoroughness allows Reuter Walton Companies to maintain their rapid pace while ensuring each project provides quality housing for the residents and larger community it serves. Anne is also a member of the Minneapolis Downtown Council, on the Board of Directors for Emily Program Foundation, and in 2015 was named one of the Top Women in Finance by Finance & Commerce.

Thomas Watson

Project Manager

Thomas joined Reuter Walton in 2016 as a Project Manager for development projects from inception through construction completion. After spending over 5 years working for a non-profit affordable housing developer in Chicago, Thomas brings an exceptional understanding of public and private financing tools, underwriting, entitlements and the construction draw process. This unique experience and skillset adds value to Reuter Walton as they begin to expand their development portfolio.

Open Positions

Interested in working for Reuter Walton Development? All current openings are listed below.

Contact Reuter Walton Development

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