Category Archives: Kansas Commercial real estate

Apartment rents starting to dip a bit in Midwest cities

by Dan Rafter Apartment rents might seem sky-high in cities like Chicago, New York City and San Francisco. But there are actually some cities — two significant ones in the Midwest — in which monthly apartments rents are actually falling. … Continue reading

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Urban industrial and the last-mile challenge

by Dan Rafter How do big companies such as CVS, Walmart and Amazon find the perfect locations for their distribution centers? And how do they most effectively reach those customers clustered in dense urban areas, parts of the country that … Continue reading

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Are the days of soaring apartment rents coming to an end?

by Dan Rafter Monthly apartment rents across the country remain high. But it appears that these rents might be rising at a slower clip throughout 2017. Yardi Matrix recently released its February rent survey, finding that the average U.S. monthly … Continue reading

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A strong retail market in store this year for most Midwest markets

by Dan Rafter Retailers across the country certainly face challenges today. But in the majority of major Midwest cities, the retail sector is actually seeing lower vacancies and higher rents. Credit the rise of specialty retailers, discount stores, fast-casual restaurants … Continue reading

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It’s complicated: A real estate market without product types

By Margy Sweeney Try telling a Millennial they can’t play where they work, or work where they live and shop. You won’t get far. The generation that brought us the status of “It’s Complicated” is changing the commercial real estate … Continue reading

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ABODO study: Apartment rents falling across the Midwest since start of year

by Dan Rafter Apartment rents have taken a dip in two of Ohio’s largest cities this February, according to the latest national apartment report from ABODO. ABODO, an apartment-search Web site, reported that the median rent for one-bedroom apartment units … Continue reading

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Industrial market in boom mode across Midwest — Kansas City a great example

by Dan Rafter Is the industrial market showing any signs of a slowdown at the start of 2017? Not in any of the Midwest’s major markets. The latest research from Cushman & Wakefield is just the latest sign that industrial … Continue reading

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