Rise provides residential development services to communities throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area.  We offer a full complement of real estate development consulting services tailored to meet the specific needs of each of our clients.

Our staff’s 100+ years of combined experience in real estate development, finance, construction management, asset management, and related disciplines enables Rise to provide effective solutions to all your real estate development challenges.

Efficient Management

Strong management of all aspects of the development process is critical to achieving your development goals in a timely manner and within budget.  Rise can provide effective management of all development processes and the various professional development team members whose performance is critical to success.  So whether you seek assistance with one aspect of your development process, or the delivery of a full start-to-finish turn-key project, Rise can meet your real estate development consulting needs.

Structured Finance

With substantial experience in development finance utilizing various federal and state tax credits and other development incentives, Rise can assist you with your most complex structured financings.  Federal and state Affordable Housing Tax Credits, Historic Tax Credits, and federal New Markets Tax Credits are valuable tools that can help achieve financial feasibility for your project.  Rise is well-versed in the use of these and other financial tools, and can help you optimize project feasibility and profitability through the proper utilization and multi-layered structuring of such financial tools.

Selective Services

Rise’s real estate development staff can provide comprehensive and effective solutions to your development challenges, including:

  • Project Planning
  • Market Assessment
  • Feasibility Analysis
  • Financial Projections
  • Site Assembly/Brokerage
  • Design Oversight
  • Municipal Processes (zoning, etc.)
  • Financial Structuring
  • Development Team Management

Information and Data Services

Data and Information services includes but is not limited to:

  • MHDC and IHDA Application Maps
  • Community Asset Maps
  • Cadastral Maps (Parcel Boundaries and Ownership)
  • Other Custom Map Production
  • Database Design
  • Data Collection
  • Data Digitization
  • Geocoding Services
  • Demographic Analysis
  • Neighborhood Indicators Consulting and Tracking
  • Outcome and Impact Measurement Consulting
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Training
  • WebGIS Consulting and Design
  • Public Education