Category Archives: Kansas City commercial real estate

Public-private partnerships gain ground as innovative solution for funding real estate development projects

By Charles Renner, Husch Blackwell Federal, state and local government agencies have significant real estate needs, including the necessity of repairing and replacing aging infrastructure and utilities. But these agencies are finding it increasingly challenging to find the funding to … Continue reading

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Husch Blackwell completes largest law firm merger this year

by Dan Rafter Following a merger earlier this year, law firm Husch Blackwell now boasts one of the largest real estate law practices not only in the Midwest but across the country. Husch Blackwell and Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. joined … Continue reading

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Milwaukee, Omaha and Columbus all seeing big increases in apartment rents

by Dan Rafter Where are apartment rents rising the fastest? According to apartment Web site Abodo, Milwaukee led the way, seeing the biggest increase in one-bedroom apartment rents from June to July of this year. Apartment rents for one-bedroom apartments … Continue reading

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Amazon to open third fulfillment center in Kansas City region

by Dan Rafter Amazon continues to make an impact in the Kansas City commercial market, announcing plans to open an 855,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Kansas City, Kansas. The center will be the online retailer’s third in the Kansas City region. … Continue reading

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Hunt Midwest’s new multifamily project to provide a boost to Kansas community

by Dan Rafter There’s plenty to like about downtown Overland Park in Kansas: The city’s urban center is pedestrian-friendly, dotted with shops and restaurants. It boasts an active farmer’s market, a busy community center and an historic theater that brings … Continue reading

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NorthMarq’s Blumberg: Skin in the game matters when it comes to commercial financing

by Dan Rafter Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke to Susan Blumberg, senior vice president and managing director with the Chicago office of NorthMarq Capital, about how busy developers and investors are these days when it comes to requesting commercial … Continue reading

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More Midwest cities now earning high walkability scores

  by Dan Rafter Cities are investing more dollars into making their neighborhoods friendlier to pedestrians. And that’s good news: A growing number of people are interested in moving to urban areas in which they can walk to stores, restaurants, public … Continue reading

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