Tag Archives: St. Louis

St. Louis’ McCarthy celebrates 150 years with key acquisition of civil-engineering firm

by Dan Rafter As St. Louis-based commercial builder McCarthy Holdings celebrates its 150th anniversary, the company continued to grow with a significant acquisition, signing a letter of intent last week to acquire Castle Contracting, a civil-services company also based in … Continue reading

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Need office space in St. Louis? Better act now

by Dan Rafter When Jay Holland, senior managing director and office specialist with the St. Louis office of Cassidy Turley, looks at St. Louis’ office market, he sees plenty of positive news. It’s true that the office sector has lagged … Continue reading

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German seed company to open first U.S. facility in St. Louis market

by Dan Rafter The brokers working the St. Louis market say that the city is a good home for start-up and tech companies. More evidence of that arrived earlier this week, when a German plant-sciences company chose the St. Louis … Continue reading

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The St. Louis story? It’s a good one

by Dan Rafter Mike Hanrahan says that St. Louis is now a great story for investors. And Hanrahan should know. He’s the senior managing director and principal for the St. Louis office of Cassidy Turley. He’s seen this Midwest city … Continue reading

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Office leasing: Plan before you act

Guest post by Dave Morris Senior Vice President, Colliers International|St. Louis Before your commercial real estate broker and you jump in the car to start touring office space, be sure to do your homework. An office relocation can bring unnecessary … Continue reading

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Marcus & Millichap reports: People keep stowing their stuff in self-storage facilities

by Dan Rafter People have a lot of stuff. They often have more stuff than space in which to stow it. Don’t believe us? Check out the recent series of semiannual self-storage reports released by Marcus & Millichap. The first-half … Continue reading

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Colliers report: St. Louis CBD still recovering from AT&T move

by Dan Rafter How big of an impact can one company have on a submarket’s vacancy rate? It depends on the size of the company. And in downtown St. Louis, few companies had as a big presence as AT&T. So … Continue reading

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