Alatus is the ancient Greek word for “to take flight”, or “to look beyond”. We do both, delivering projects and performance that are consistently above and beyond the expected, while continuously searching the horizon for new opportunities.

Known for its dedication to excellence, Alatus LLC is a leader in multi-family as well as mixed-use, commercial, and single-family residential real estate development. Established by Bob Lux, an accomplished Twin Cities real estate developer, Alatus focuses its efforts on real estate development and re-development projects in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area. Our leaders have combined their passion for real estate, commercial development, and investment to build a truly dynamic organization that excels in a variety of endeavors.

Alatus is comprised of a highly skilled team with decades of expertise in development, construction, finance, and marketing. Each of our divisions possesses its own unique talents and strengths. Each, too, share a commitment to the values that make Alatus much greater than the sum of our parts.

OUR MISSION: …To provide innovative solutions and high quality projects for the clients and communities we serve.


Alatus’ core ethos is professionalism which is collective experience, skill, and shared values of its team members; Respect, Selfless Service, Honesty, and Integrity. These values provide the foundation upon which we perform our duties to achieve our goals to meet and exceed the objectives and expectations of those we serve. Our organization strives to embody these values and reflect these priorities in all endeavors: