Category Archives: office

United Properties: Bringing a new kind of office building to Minneapolis’ Target Field Station

by Dan Rafter The North Loop area of downtown Minneapolis has become one of the hottest neighborhoods in the Twin Cities. The development of Target Field Station — the light-rail commuter station located adjacent to the new home of the … Continue reading

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VanTrust Real Estate: A culture that breeds success

by Dan Rafter What makes for a successful real estate development company today? The leaders of Kansas City, Mo.-based VanTrust Real Estate don’t have any secret formulas for success. But they do know why their company is thriving today: The … Continue reading

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Hunt Midwest’s Bell: Industrial, multi-family markets boost Kansas City construction activity

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Mike Bell, general manager of Kansas City’s Hunt Midwest, about the rise in construction activity today in Kansas City. Bell pointed to the industrial and multi-family sectors as the hottest … Continue reading

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Good news: Steady improvement in St. Louis commercial market

By Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with three CRE pros from St. Louis’ Sansone Group, James Sansone, principal; Mark Kornfeld, senior associate for retail and new development; and Jake Corrigan, an industrial specialist with the company. All … Continue reading

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Cassidy Turley: Positive news in U.S. office and industrial markets

by Dan Rafter The national economy is getting better. It doesn’t always feel like it, but it is. And the upward economic trends are bolstering the U.S. commercial real estate markets, too. That’s evident in the third quarter office and … Continue reading

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Cassidy Turley: Cincinnati industrial, office sectors keep improving

by Dan Rafter Cassidy Turley had plenty of good news for the Cincinnati region in its recently released third-quarter Cincinnati market snapshot. According to the report, the overall vacancy rate of 5.55 percent in the industrial sector remains at a … Continue reading

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Cassidy Turley report: Columbus office market continues to improve

by Dan Rafter The office market has been a sluggish one in most Midwest cities. But in Columbus, at least, this sector is showing steady improvement. That’s the takeaway from Cassidy Turley’s third-quarter Columbus office report, which found improvements in … Continue reading

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