We approach the dreams of building and building our company with the same guiding principles: 1. Respect people and their differences, 2. Help people succeed, 3. Understand the challenges of others, 4. Listen more, 5. Seek advice from others, 6. Know why and where we are heading.

In this digital world of interactions, HME is committed to getting back to the basics. People first, and the rest will follow.


HME Management is a full-service development firm in Brookings, SD, developing and managing an array of real estate entities across South Dakota. HME focuses on three real estate sectors: Senior Living, Multifamily, and Residential Twin homes.

Kirk Simet is the founder and CEO of HME Management. Before launching HME, Kirk had an extensive career in sales, marketing, and development. At Daktronics, he founded and managed the sports marketing division. Later, with ICON architectural group, he established over fifteen new developments in the senior living, apartment, and commercial business sectors. With over 40 years of combined development, marketing, and sales expertise – Kirk’s experience led to the formation of Simet Properties in 2015, which evolved into SLH Holdings in 2018.

HME Management oversees all the assets SLH is invested in. HME has consistently shown its ability to ensure all stakeholders have the highest levels of reputation and returns.

Since its founding, HME has grown to 25 employees, managing 18 multifamily and senior living properties with 424 units.

SLH Holdings

SLH Holdings is an investment company with a forecasted assets pipeline of $65M managed by HME Management. 


To manage decision-making for present and future developments, we’ve created a streamlined process called “Smart 6”. To work successfully within our markets and communities, “Smart 6” is paired internally with Smart Folders and Smart Sheets to efficiently monitor a project’s timeline, budget, projected performance, and future maintenance costs.