Category Archives: Kansas City commercial real estate

Suburbs or city? In the Midwest, the suburbs win in the Chicago area, but the city rules if you live in Cincinnati or Memphis

by Dan Rafter People increasingly want to live in the hearts of big cities, right? It makes sense to live where you work. Getting to your job is easier. You’ll be less stressed if you can avoid sitting on crowded … Continue reading

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The Midwest’s secondary markets are seeing a boom in mixed-use development

by Dan Rafter A new study by CBRE Group says that secondary markets in the Midwest are seeing a boom of mixed-use urban development and population growth. The CBRE study says that markets such as Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Kansas City, Minneapolis … Continue reading

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BMO Harris Bank’s Petrovski, Liautaud: Apartments still the top-performing asset class across Midwest

By Dan Rafter New apartment towers continue to spring up in the urban areas – and suburbs – of the Midwest’s biggest cities. And two commercial finance pros with BMO Harris Bank – John Petrovski, managing director and head of … Continue reading

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How green is your city’s commercial real estate? CBRE knows

by Dan Rafter No major U.S. city has a greener commercial real estate stock than Minneapolis. That’s the takeaway from the latest National Green Building Adoption Index released by CBRE. The index – in its second year of publication – … Continue reading

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YardiMatrix: Average apartment rents rising rapidly

by Dan Rafter The multifamily market is showing no signs of slowing down, at least according to the latest data provided by YardiMatrix. That’s good news for landlord, but not the best for tenants struggling to find affordable apartment units. … Continue reading

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Thanks to Ford’s Transit van, Hunt Midwest making huge investment in Kansas City business park

by Dan Rafter Ford provided a big boost to the Kansas City region last year when in April it began production of the Transit van at its plant in Claycomo, Missouri, about 10 miles from Kansas City. Claycomo is the … Continue reading

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CBRE’s Orscheln: Don’t expect a cooling off in the industrial market

Guest post by Joseph Orscheln, CBRE Kansas City has a significant value proposition with its centrality and excellent transportation infrastructure. According to KC SmartPort, Kansas City is the largest rail center in the United States by tonnage and has more … Continue reading

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