Category Archives: Topeka commercial real estate

With business in the region booming, McCarthy opens Kansas City area office

St. Louis-based McCarthy Building Companies had never operated an office in the Kansas City region. But that doesn’t mean that the commercial construction company hasn’t been active there. The company recently started construction on a high-profile project for the U.S. … Continue reading

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Across the Midwest, office and retail sectors improving … just a bit too slowly

These haven’t been the best of times for the office and retail commercial real estate sectors across the Midwest. But there is hope. Commercial real estate pros in markets from Detroit to Louisville, Chicago and St. Louis are reporting at … Continue reading

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Sometimes you have to give up

Ken Schmanke is a realist. In today’s commercial real estate market you have to be. I spoke with Schmanke, who is president of Topeka, Kan.-based KS Commercial Real Estate Services, last month. We talked a lot about the state of … Continue reading

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