Tag Archives: St. Louis

Mid-America’s $10 million deal another sign of strength in St. Louis’ retail market

by Dan Rafter The retail market has been slowly, but steadily, improving in the St. Louis area. An example of that came earlier this month, when Mid-America Real Estate Corporation’s investment sales team closed a $10 million retail sale in … Continue reading

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It’s a continuing trend: Two-building office campus in St. Louis headed for online auction

by Dan Rafter Online real estate company Ten-X is auctioning off a two-building office tower campus in the St. Louis area. Bidders will see on Oct. 5 which buyer will become the new owner of the property. The sale of … 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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Average apartment sizes fall to 10-year low

by Dan Rafter Developers continue to add modern multifamily units to cities across the Midwest. And these new units? They’re getting smaller. According to RENTCafe, the average size of apartment units completed in 2016 has fallen to 934 square feet. … Continue reading

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The trend continues: Industrial markets thriving across the Midwest

by Dan Rafter The St. Louis industrial market absorbed more than 470,000 square feet in the first quarter of the year, according to the latest numbers from CBRE. This continues a trend that is taking place across the Midwest: Local … Continue reading

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JLL’s Lynn Schenck: Celebrating the end of a nearly four-decade CRE career

by Dan Rafter Lynn Schenck, managing director at the St. Louis office of JLL, recently announced her upcoming retirement. Schenck has spent more than 38 years in commercial real estate, and started her career during a time in which few … Continue reading

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CBRE’s Tom Ray: Tackling the questions of open floor plans, long lease terms and financial documents

Tom Ray is a first vice president with CBRE, specializing in office brokerage in the St. Louis market. He was one of the top producers in CBRE’s St. Louis office in 2004 through 2007 and 2012 and 2013. Ray recently … Continue reading

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