Where Imagination Meets Innovation

Baxter has been at the forefront of progress, spearheading real estate projects that yield substantial returns for investors AND leave a lasting positive impact on their communities.

Our projects have established a legacy of excellence within their respective markets and property categories. We leverage insights from our local teams and decades of experience to provide exceptional results to our clients.

Baxter Development

Site Analysis Phase

At the onset of every project, we get to experience the excitement of turning dreams into reality.

  • We conduct Real Estate and Market Assessments, providing you with the insights to make informed decisions.
  • Our extensive Benchmarking ensures your project stands out in the market.
  • With a commitment to sustainability, our Environmental / Geotechnical and Site Evaluations guarantee that your project is built on a solid foundation.
  • Precise Budgeting and Scheduling keep your project on track and on closely monitored.
  • For those considering redevelopment, our analysis of existing real estate uncovers untapped potential.


We’re dedicated to transforming your ideas into feasible, successful ventures.

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Underwriting Phase

Our dedicated team meticulously evaluates and fine-tunes every aspect of your project to ensure its financial viability and long-term success.

  • Comprehensive Financial Analysis: Our experts conduct in-depth financial assessments, scrutinizing income projections, expense estimates, and potential risks to provide a clear financial picture.
  • Market Feasibility Studies: We perform extensive market research to gauge demand, competition, and market trends, helping you make informed decisions about your investment.
  • Risk Mitigation Strategies: Our team develops strategies to mitigate potential challenges and optimize returns, safeguarding your investment’s profitability.
  • Investor Alignment: We work closely with our clients to align project goals with investor expectations, fostering confidence and commitment throughout the underwriting process.
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Design Phase

We’re your trusted partner in the design phase, offering a holistic approach that ensures your project’s success.

  • Our meticulous design team selection guarantees expertise tailored to your unique needs.
  • We excel in architectural and engineering contract negotiation, optimizing your project’s alignment with your vision and budget.
  • Our thorough fundamental systems analysis identifies efficiencies, while closely coordinated design phases streamline the process.
  • We handle governmental approvals, prioritizing a hassle-free experience.
  • Sustainability, energy management, and cutting-edge technology evaluations are integral to our future.
  • We prioritize security and manage design to achieve top-notch quality, stay within budget, and meet strict schedule goals.

With Baxter your vision becomes reality.

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Best Practices

At Baxter, our commitment to excellence extends throughout our partnership with you and your project.

  • We prioritize Effective Communication with Ownership, ensuring transparency and alignment at every step.
  • Our comprehensive Accounting, Control, and Reporting systems guarantee financial clarity.
  • We excel in Schedule and Budget Management, keeping your project on track.
  • Our Investment and Asset Management Services optimize your property’s performance.
  • Lastly, our Marketing and Public Relations expertise creates a compelling narrative for your development.

You have a trusted partner dedicated to your project’s success, from inception to realization.

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Des Moines Office

904 Walnut St Suite 101
Des Moines, IA 50309

Corporate Office

3225 Avenue N
Fort Madison, Iowa 52627