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KCI Intermodal BusinessCentre starting to soar? Hinchman says “yes”

The 432,600-square-foot distribution center is quiet as David Hinchman walks across its floors. But Hinchman, senior vice president with the Kansas City office of CBRE, doesn’t expect this quiet to last. Continue reading

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Technology and innovation in St. Louis reshape the workplace

by Sara Freund The geography of innovation has changed—and St. Louis is leading the way. The Cortex Innovation Community in St. Louis is a prime example of an ‘innovation district,’ according to Brookings Institute researchers Bruce Katz and Julie Wagner. Innovation … Continue reading

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Spec construction rising, vacancies falling in St. Louis industrial market

by Dan Rafter The St. Louis industrial market got off to a hot start in 2017, with 1.69 million square feet of net absorption in the first quarter of the year, according to the latest research from Cushman & Wakefield. … Continue reading

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Edamame burger? Kale and quinoa soup? The healthy fast-food trend is hitting the Midwest

by Dan Rafter For Keith Kitsis, the decision was a simple one: People often need to eat fast. But eating fast shouldn’t have to mean eating unhealthy, too. That’s why 23 years ago, Kitsis founded Crazy Bowls & Wraps in … Continue reading

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Meeting the challenges, embracing the opportunities in St. Louis

By Jared Stinehagen, Sara Investment St. Louis has long served as a crossroads for American industry with traditional manufacturing driving its economy through many periods of growth. Now in the digital age this metropolitan region in the center of the … 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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