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Spec industrial boom hits Des Moines

by Dan Rafter The industrial sector remains a hot one, as a new spec project in Iowa shows. The Opus Group is planning a 200,700-square-foot speculative industrial development in Ankeny, Iowa. This particular building will mark the second phase at … Continue reading

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Opus commits to spec industrial development in Des Moines

by Dan Rafter How tight is the industrial market in the greater Des Moines area? Jason Conway, director with Opus Development Company, says that vacancy rates in this sector here are in the 2-percent to 3-percent range. That’s pretty low, … Continue reading

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NAI Ruhl & Ruhl’s Pitts: Ankeny, Iowa, a hotspot for retail development

Guest column by Marcus Pitts, director and senior vice president with the Des Moines, Iowa, office of NAI Ruhl & Ruhl Commercial Company City leaders in Ankeny, Iowa, point to a comprehensive plan and talk about balanced growth when describing … Continue reading

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