Category Archives: retail

Daimler Group, Kaufman Development set to make history in Columbus with Two25 Commons

by Dan Rafter The Daimler Group and Kaufman Development are ready to make history in Columbus: The two companies are partnering to build the tallest ground-up mixed-use project in the history of the city. The new 17-story building — Two25 … Continue reading

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DTZ report: 2014 was a strong year for Kansas City’s CRE market

by Dan Rafter Last year was a good one for Kansas City’s commercial real estate market, according to new numbers from DTZ. The company found that the Kansas City area saw nearly 3.9 million square feet of net absorption in … Continue reading

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DTZ and a different kind of March Madness

by Dan Rafter The NCAA’s March Madness tournament is in full swing, with plenty of Midwest teams still vying to give Kentucky its first loss this season. But DTZ is thinking of a different kind of March Madness this spring: … Continue reading

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Doing more of your shopping at drug stores? You’re not alone

by Dan Rafter How often do you run into a drugstore on the way home from work? And how often do you fill your shopping basket not just with aspirin and cough medicine, but with gallons of milk, loaves of … Continue reading

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Duluth finds the right formula: Natural beauty, strong workforce brings the businesses

by Dan Rafter Don Ness has been serving as the mayor of Duluth since 2007, when he won election among a field of 12 candidates. Four years later, Ness was popular enough to become the first mayor of this Minnesota … Continue reading

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Selling commercial real estate in Omaha? Consider yourself fortunate

by Dan Rafter When Ryan Zabrowski talks about selling commercial real estate in Omaha, he uses the word “blessed.” As in, he and the other CRE professionals in this Midwest city are blessed to be selling and leasing office space, … Continue reading

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The Chick-fil-A machine can’t be stopped

by Dan Rafter Midwesterners love Chick-Fil-A. Drive up to one of these restaurants during lunch hour and you’ll see — cars will be flowing from the drive-through lanes into the street. The good news for chicken lovers? Chick-fil-A hasn’t been … Continue reading

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