Southern Minnesota’s
best known & most respected
commercial real estate firm

History of Excellence

Mac Hamilton founded Hamilton Real Estate in 1979 with Mayo Clinic as his first client and was joined by Jamey Shandley in 1989. Together they developed several build to suit warehouse facilities for IBM Corporation and, with their partners in Badger Development LLC, developed over 230 acres of farmland in northwest Rochester into commercial, residential and industrial lots. More recently Hamilton Real Estate has partnered with Peoples Electric Cooperative in the development of Oronoco Crossings along the US Highway 52 north corridor. Jamey Shandley is currently representing Hamilton Real Estate in the local leasing and marketing efforts of Industrial Realty Group (IRG) of their recently acquired 492 acre former IBM campus now known as Rochester Technology Campus. Jamey became President in 2018. Chad Behnken joined the firm in 2016 and became Vice President in 2018.

Relationships, past and present, include:



Ryan Nolander assists The Landing MN in securing a permanent home
The Landing MN has operated day services for people experiencing homelessness since November 2020. For the past 18 months they… read more
Rochester Arts & Science Academy to re-locate to the former Minnesota School of Business building
Rochester Arts & Science Academy is expanding for the 2022-2023 school year. Jamey Shandley of Hamilton Real Estate Group was… read more
Mankato, MN – Two more lots secured at Prairie Winds Development!
Hamilton Real Estate Group recently helped investors secure two additional lots at the Prairie Winds development in Mankato, MN. With… read more