About Avanru

Avanru Development Group's interest is in improving the quality of life of our families, friends and neighbors through community-minded planning, great design and high-quality construction & property management. Please feel free to email us your comments and suggestions about how we can best achieve these goals.

Officers and Board Members

Jack Franks - President & CEO

jack@avanrudevelopment.com Ext. 1


Jack moved to the Monadnock region 19 years ago and settled with his wife and three children in Walpole.  He is a successful owner and operator of multiple start up businesses throughout New England and has been involved in the food and beverage industry as well as real estate development, commercial and residential construction for over 30 years.  Active in the Walpole community, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends. 

Joseph Illuzzi - Executive Vice President

joe@avanrudevelopment.com  Ext. 2


Joe brings over 30 years of real estate development and business experience to ADG.  Born and raised in central Vermont, his extensive knowledge of the region has been instrumental in the growth of the company as other sites regionally are acquired for future development.  In addition to real estate development, Joe has experience in communications as well as the food, beverage and marketing industries.  Active in his community, Joe enjoys refurbishing

military vehicles, snowmobiling in Canada and spending time with family and friends.

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In the News

 Walpole, NH.

- November  2019


ADG is pleased to announce that Abenaki Springs Phase II came online November 22nd.  Phase II will have 14 - one bed/one bathroom & 8 - two bed/two bath units.  We have completed construction in 5 months.  


Ribbon cutting event with Governor Sununu Nov 15th: 




Avanru Development Group Ltd. is poised to expand development operations throughout New England in 2020.  With a focus on Commercial and Residential development, we will be adding several key members to our management team.



Abenaki Springs Aerial Artist's Rendering of (3) completed phases - Click on Photo to Enlarge.