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KC Business Journal: Building materials company will bring manufacturing plant to Shawnee

April 9th, 2018|0 Comments

The Wisconsin-based company said the facility will begin with 15 employees, though that number is expected to grow to 100 during the next five years. ACM is leasing 120,000 square feet of Building 3 in [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: KU Health System buys former EPA HQ, plans $61M renovation

March 21st, 2018|0 Comments

The former Environmental Protection Agency's Region 7 headquarters in downtown Kansas City, Kan., finally will find new life. The University of Kansas Health System announced Wednesday that it bought the long-vacant building for an undisclosed amount. [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: LA firm completes purchase of KC trophy office property

January 3rd, 2018|0 Comments

Stanton Road Capital LLC, a Los Angeles-based investment management firm, has completed the purchase of 2323 Grand, an 11-story, 321,000-square-foot Crown Center office building, from Assurant Inc. Cushman & Wakefield's Kansas City office has been hired by Stanton [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: Newsmaker: Accurso thrives in the daily grind of commercial real estate

December 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Joe Accurso figures he’s been involved in transactions totaling somewhere north of a half-billion dollars during his two decades as an industrial real estate broker. As Cushman & Wakefield’s Kansas City tenant representative for big names such [...]

ULI honors veteran broker with lifetime achievement award

September 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Whitney Kerr Sr., a senior vice president with Cushman & Wakefield, received a lifetime achievement award from the Kansas City chapter of the Urban Land Institute during its Developments of Distinction Awards ceremony on Tuesday. Click [...]

2017 Women Who Mean Business: Suzanne Dimmel

August 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Congratulations on Suzanne Dimmel, CCIM--2017 Women Who Means Business Honoree. Now in its 18th year, the Kansas City Business Journal’s Women Who Mean Business program honors top-ranking women in Kansas City businesses who also take [...]

Guess which metro ranks with Silicon Valley as a top tech hub?

June 9th, 2017|0 Comments

As might be expected, San Jose and San Francisco, the bookends of Silicon Valley, rank first and second among top U.S. tech cities in a new report from global commercial real estate firm Cushman & [...]

Cushman & Wakefield Launches Inaugural ‘Tech Cities 1.0’ U.S. Report: Surprise findings in a Top 25 that otherwise secures Silicon Valley’s crown as king of tech

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

KANSAS CITY, MO., June 8, 2017 – Kansas City has emerged in 22nd place within the top 25 U.S. tech cities, with San Jose (Silicon Valley) and San Francisco capturing the first and second spots [...]

Downtown reuse, suburban build-to-suit and coworking trend dominate MWM Office Summit

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Downtown adaptive reuse projects, suburban build-to-suit, and the explosive coworking trend are among bright spots in the Kansas City regional office market, according to panelists at MetroWireMedia's 2017 Office Summit on June 6 at The [...]

The final four: Briarcliff Development announces last office phase

May 15th, 2017|0 Comments

With the supply of Class A office tightening in Downtown, Briarcliff Development Corp. is gearing up for the final phase of office construction within its nearby 400-acre mixed use community in the Northland. Briarcliff Development President [...]

The Real Deal: Behind-the-scenes builders of Corrigan Building

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Copaken Brooks, a Kansas City commercial real estate firm, is co-developing Corrigan Station, a $50 million-plus office-over-retail project. But an untold story about the popular Crossroads Arts District project at 1828 Walnut St. involves the Kansas [...]

KC Business Journal: Palace Clothing building’s price is part of Downtown’s rags-to-riches story

February 27th, 2017|0 Comments

The Palace Clothing Co. building at 1150 Grand Blvd. is in good shape and was one of the last remaining historic buildings on the market in Downtown. Therefore, it didn’t sell as cheaply as some [...]

KC Star: Former Palace Clothing building in downtown Kansas City is sold to hotel developer

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

A 93-year-old commercial building in the heart of downtown Kansas City has been sold to Palace Hotel LLC, a company owned by hotel developer Mark Patel. The eight-story former Palace Clothing Co. office building at [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: KC minority partner sells stake in historic Hotel Savoy

February 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Eric Holtze, a local hotel developer who began trying to breathe new life into downtown Kansas City’s historic Hotel Savoy and Grill eight years ago, kept that dream alive by taking on a majority partner [...]

Savoy Acquisition Company LLC Sells Stake in Historic Hotel Savoy to 21c Museum Hotels LLC

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Cushman & Wakefield’s Whitney Kerr Sr. Represents Seller KANSAS CITY, February 6, 2017 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Savoy Acquisition Company LLC has sold its stake in the historic Hotel Savoy to 21c [...]

KC Star: Kansas City sells old crime lab, old police station

February 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Kansas City municipal government has sold the old police crime lab building and an old police station for new private uses. The former Kansas City police crime lab, at 6633 Troost, was purchased for $457,500 [...]

Kansas City Industrial Market Absorbs Record 5.5 MSF in 2016

January 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

2017 Looks Promising for Downtown Office Market, Reports Cushman & Wakefield KANSAS CITY, January 23, 2017 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that while the performance of the Kansas City industrial real estate market was [...]

Heartland Real Estate News: Downtown Kansas City Office Market Rebounds, While Suburbs Continue to Shine

December 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Kansas City’s central business district (CBD) has received a great deal of media attention over the past two years for good reason. With over 3,000 new residential units delivered, the new KC Streetcar and the [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: New $110M CVS distribution facility, 360 jobs officially announced

December 14th, 2016|0 Comments

A Kansas City economic development coup announced by the Kansas City Business Journal a month ago was officially announced on Wednesday by the Kansas City Area Development Council. In a release, the KCADC confirmed that [...]

Multi-Housing News: Mixed-Use Project Breathes New Life into Dormant Berkley Riverfront Park

December 13th, 2016|0 Comments

A private developer has rolled up its sleeves for the first construction project near Berkley Riverfront Park in 100 years. The Union at Berkley Riverfront Park (pictured) is an amenity-rich, mixed-use new development poised to [...]

Port KC Leases Riverfront Land to Flaherty & Collins for First Vertical Mixed-Use Development on the Site in 100 Years

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

KANSAS CITY, December 12, 2016 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Port KC, formerly known as the Port Authority of Kansas City, Missouri, has leased five acres of land to Flaherty & Collins for [...]

Kansas City Business Journal: City Gym will anchor commercial space at Pickwick Plaza

November 29th, 2016|0 Comments

A local gym will anchor the 30,000 square feet of commercial space at East 9 at Pickwick Plaza, a $65 million mixed-use redevelopment project at 933 McGee St. in downtown Kansas City. Gold Crown Properties [...]

Shuttlewagon Leases 81,997 SF at Three Trails Industrial Park

November 29th, 2016|0 Comments

KANSAS CITY, November 29, 2016 – Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Shuttlewagon, Inc. has leased 81,997 square feet of space in Building III at Three Trails Industrial Park, 8701 Elmwood Ave. in Kansas City [...]

KC Business Journal: Commercial real estate’s young guns: Millennial brokers talk about breaking into industry

October 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Check out the recent article in the Kansas City Business Journal featuring our very own Conor Twibell! Conor was part of a panel of up-and-coming young commercial real estate brokers invited to discuss their views [...]