The Opus Group® Announces Agreement with Carlson Real Estate Company to Develop The Oaks Business Park


​MINNEAPOLIS – The Opus Group (Opus) announced today an agreement with Carlson Real Estate Company (Carlson) to develop approximately 35 acres within The Oaks Business Park at the northeast corner of Interstate 94 and Interstate 694 in Oakdale, Minnesota.

Plans for the site include approximately 450,000 square feet of office and office flex space.

“We’re thrilled about the development opportunity this property affords our company and a continued expansion of our portfolio in the east metro,” said Pete Carlson, senior vice president of Opus Development Company, L.L.C. “The proximity to the Woodbury retail amenities coupled with unparalleled visibility from the freeway distinguishes this site as one of the last remaining freeway frontage developments of this density in the metropolitan area.”

The site has a unique combination of locations, offering opportunities with freeway visibility or more secluded sites overlooking natural wetland and water features all within a first-class business park setting.

Opus Development Company, L.L.C. has retained Cushman & Wakefield/Northmarq to market the site. All inquiries should be directed to Todd Hanson at 952.820.8737 or

About The Opus Group
The Opus Group® is a family of commercial real estate development, construction and design companies headquartered in Minneapolis with offices and projects across the country. Opus operates as an integrated, multidisciplinary team with expertise in development, capital markets and finance; project management and construction; architecture, engineering and interior design. The Opus Group includes Opus Holding, L.L.C. and its operating subsidiaries: Opus Development Company, L.L.C., Opus Design Build, L.L.C. and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. Specializing in office, industrial, retail, institutional, residential and government projects, The Opus Group has broad capabilities, deep experience and a proven design-build model that delivers solutions for customers on time and on budget. For more information, visit and follow @TheOpusGroup on Twitter.