Lauth is no sloth when it comes to commercial development. Lauth Property Group has completed more than 275 projects in 35 states since it began in 1977. Focusing on office, industrial, retail, and health care facilities, the group has designed, developed, and built projects including corporate headquarters, warehouses, retail shopping centers, and medical clinics. Lauth also owns, manages, and provides financing for properties. Owned by its management, the company became Lauth Property Group when chairman Bob Lauth bought out partner Terry Eaton in 1995. It operates about a half-dozen offices in the US.