Transwestern Development Co. is a premier developer of all commercial product types that has been exceeding client expectations nationwide since 1978. We deliver high-quality properties featuring cost-efficient design by utilizing resources and expertise acquired through the development of our own properties. The company invests with institutional equity partners on projects and offers an array of services as a fee developer.
Transwestern Development Co.'s Ridge Development affiliate serves the firm's industrial clients, while affiliate DRI Development Services LLC has provided comprehensive services in the Mid-Atlantic since it was formed in 1964. The firm's professionals are experienced in all aspects of the real estate business, including construction, design, sustainability, leasing, acquisitions, finance and asset management. As a member of the Transwestern family of companies, the firm capitalizes on the market insights and operational expertise of its affiliates, which include a diversified real estate services firm with 34 U.S. offices and a real estate investment management company.
The Transwestern legacy is built on a foundation of real estate development. The Transwestern services firm was founded in 1978 as a developer, owner and operator of investment quality real estate in the southwest. The firm strategically expanded its services, capabilities and geographic reach to provide comprehensive services to owner, occupier and investor clients. Today, Transwestern has more than 2,100 team members operating in 34 U.S. cities and serves occupier clients in an additional 180 cities in 38 countries around the globe through its alliance with BNP Paribas Real Estate.
Transwestern and Transwestern Development Co. are at the forefront of industry trends, providing valuable thought leadership in the areas of sustainable development and energy-efficient property management. For the last 10 consecutive years, the Environmental Protection Agency has honored Transwestern through its ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year program for continued leadership in sustainability practices and reducing overall energy consumption at its managed properties. The firm’s commitment to energy efficiency sparked the creation of Transwestern Sustainability Services, a dedicated team of specialized experts that advises Transwestern business units and clients on the most up-to-date sustainability practices.