Projects Developed


Multi-Family Beds Developed

8 million +

Square Feet of Retail Developed

$3 billion +

In Developed

Our History

Founded in 1989, Zimmer Development Company (“ZDC”) has built its reputation as a national commercial and multi-family developer. Its experience, hands-on management style, and hard work have produced many distinctive real estate projects ranging from single tenant buildings to mixed-use town centers, as well as multi-family housing, including both student housing and conventional products.

For over 30 years, ZDC has grown into a diversified real estate company that consistently challenges the talents and teamwork of its professionals. From its Wilmington, North Carolina headquarters, it oversees the development, construction, leasing, management, and financial aspects of all of its projects. Since its creation, ZDC and its affiliates have developed over 260 projects in over 150 cities with over 8,000,000 square feet of retail space and over 20,000 multi-family beds, valued in excess of $3,000,000,000.

ZDC has developed projects for dozens of national and local tenants in 19 states, with its main focus on the east coast from Florida to Pennsylvania. Whether it is a large metropolitan area or a small community, ZDC has the knowledge and expertise to navigate the development process and outperform expectations.