Minneapolis | St. Paul Group

Now in our 4th generation as a family-owned general contractor, we continue to thrive on our versatility, responsiveness, talented associates and progressive attitude. In the end, it all comes down to successful partnerships with our clients.



With experience of 40,000 units, Weis Builders is a recognized leader in multifamily construction. We partner with clients to successfully complete new construction, additions, and renovations. Our experience includes a wide array of multifamily products including high-rise; mid-rise; low-rise; wrap; podium and garden style. Weis Builders projects are in both urban and suburban locations. We offer flexibility and cost-effective solutions with sustainable/green practices, resident amenities/finishes, and innovative construction.

Senior Housing

Having constructed nearly 19,000 senior living units, Weis Builders understands the unique needs of senior housing developments from independent living to fully-licensed facilities. We complete new construction, additions, renovations and multi-phase campus repositioning for all forms of senior living communities.


Whether it’s an overnight or extended stay; limited service or luxury hotel, Weis Builders enables developers and franchisees to effectively develop hospitality projects. Weis’ success in hospitality construction includes over 12,000 rooms for all top brands with the leading hotel chains – Marriott, Hilton and InterContinental Hotels Group.

Affordable Housing

Our extensive Affordable Housing experience includes more than 10,000 units. We are intimately familiar with multiple funding sources including HUD, State Tax Credit, County, City, Green Communities, and Tax Increment Financing. Our preconstruction and construction experience on affordable housing projects incorporate supportive services specific to – workforce family, women, mothers, chemical dependency, and senior short-term care.

Mixed Use

Successful mixed-use developments require precise coordination of construction activities between the various building types or uses on the same site. Weis Builders provides specialized construction expertise on mixed-use developments that integrate residential and commercial functions and support the benefits of smart growth, live-work environments, public-private partnership opportunities and urban neighborhood identity.

Historic Renovation/Re-Use

Weis Builders specializes in the preservation of complex historic structures. We have revitalized for re-use some of the most iconic National Historic Places and Landmarks in the Twin Cities including the Pillsbury A Mill complex, Schmidt Brewery, and Cream of Wheat building. Our work protects the distinctive features, finishes, and construction techniques or examples of craftsmanship that characterize each historic property.


Our experience includes 6 million square feet of retail shell construction and over 8 million square feet in retail interior construction. We provide new construction, additions and renovations for projects including malls, lifestyle centers, power centers, big box, grocery, theater and specialty retail.


Our range of commercial construction experience spans across Office, Office/Warehouse, Distribution Center and Medical Office Building (MOB). With many demands on the developer marketplace, we offer clients a variety of building solutions during preconstruction services to maximize construction dollars. Weis’ commercial experience of more than 6 million square feet includes new construction, additions, renovations and interior tenant fit-ups.