CRE X Missouri
Tina Chace;Lee’s Summit EDC

Lee's Summit EDC makes key promotion

The Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council (LSEDC) in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, has promoted Tina Chace to the newly created position of director of business development. In her new role, Chace will lead LSEDC’s business retention and workforce development efforts and oversee investor relations for the organization.

CRE X Missouri
$31 million bond sale paves way for Paragon Star development in Missouri

$31 million bond sale paves way for Paragon Star development in Missouri

Paragon Star LLC and the I-470 Western Gateway Transportation Development District have announced the sale of $31.094 million in transportation sales tax revenue bonds to finance construction of new transportation-related improvements in and around the Paragon Star sports and recreation project at the northeast quadrant of Interstate 470 and View High Drive in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

CRE X Missouri
Kansas City's Hunt Midwest enters self-storage business

Kansas City's Hunt Midwest enters self-storage business

Hunt Midwest Real Estate Development has expanded into the self-storage sector with the development of four climate-controlled self-storage facilities in the Kansas City metropolitan area. The facilities are all branded with the StorTropolis name. Two of the four locations have opened in the last quarter.

Retail X Missouri
Rainier buys 308,000-square-foot power center in Kansas City market

Rainier buys 308,000-square-foot power center in Kansas City market

Rainier Realty Investments LP acquired the 308,200-square-foot Truman’s Marketplace, a Class-A regional retail power center in the Kansas City, Missouri, MSA. The 98-percent occupied property includes a roster of national retailers including Ross Dress for Less, TJ Maxx, Burlington Coat Factory, Petco and Price Chopper, which has been at this location for more than 30 years.

Healthcare X Missouri
Andrew Ahlers;S.M. Wilson & Company

St. Louis' S.M. Wilson names project manager

St. Louis-based construction-management firm S.M. Wilson & Co. has promoted Andrew Ahlers to project manager. He is responsible for handling all administrative functions for projects, including scheduling, holding progress meetings, generating meeting minutes, tracking costs and maintaining project logs.

CRE X Missouri
St. Louis' Kwame receives design-build honor

St. Louis' Kwame receives design-build honor

Kwame Building Group and the design-build team of Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being in St. Louis, Missouri, have received a Design-Build Institute of America – Mid-America Region 2018 Honor Award. The award recognizes excellence in design-build practices.  

Hospitality X Missouri
Missouri city welcoming first Avid hotel

Missouri city welcoming first Avid hotel

The City of Belton, Missouri, has approved development plans for a 95-room Avid Hotel by Intercontinental Hotels Group. Located on the north side of 58 Highway just west of Markey Parkway, the four-story hotel is expected to be the first Avid concept to open in the Kansas City area.