About Us

The One North Group is a collaborative development group founded by two seasoned real estate leaders, bringing together both property management and financial investment experience for the benefit of financially and operationally successful real estate development projects.

Austin Barzantny, President of Grove Properties, specializes in historic renovations and neighborhood development in the Mid-Town Area of St. Louis. Austin’s commitment to excellence is evident in Grove’s award-winning development portfolio, with over 200 residential units completed. Projects to-date are located in The Grove, Central West End, and the Cortex Innovation District. A St. Louis native, he has B.A. in Finance from Saint Louis University and is an active member of the St. Louis Community. There he serves as a Board Member of The Landmark Association of St. Louis, the Missouri Preservation Board and the Grove Community Improvement District.

Michael Gingrich, Managing Partner of Atrium Properties, is a dynamic investor and developer in the Midwest, specializing in property acquisition and new real estate investments. Prior to Atrium, Michael previously developed over 5,000,000 square feet of commercial and mixed-use properties in Central Europe with a London-based asset management firm. He has also managed numerous value-added projects in New York and Boston.  Michael lives in University City, Missouri with his wife and two daughters. He earned a B.A. from Rice University in Economics and his MBA from Harvard Business School.