Horizon Global to Open 512,000 SF Industrial Facility at LPKC in Edgerton, Kansas

EDGERTON, KAN. — Horizon Global has unveiled plans to open a 512,000-square-foot distribution facility in Logistics Park Kansas City (LPKC) in Edgerton. Construction is nearing completion on the facility, which is expected to create more than 120 new jobs. Horizon Global’s new home will be located in Inland Port XXXII. NorthPoint Development serves as the master developer for LPKC, a 1,700-acre master-planned distribution and warehouse development anchored by BNSF Railway’s newest..

July 25, 2017

Homewood Suites by Hilton Topeka Opens in Kansas

TOPEKA, KAN. — Homewood Suites by Hilton Topeka has opened at 1519 Southwest Arrowhead Road in Topeka. Developed, owned and managed by Kansas Hospitality Inc., the 87-suite hotel features a mix of studio, one- and two-bedroom accommodations. Amenities include a fitness center, game room, indoor pool and outdoor patio with grilling area.

July 5, 2017

Berkadia Arranges $15.2M Acquisition Loan for Multifamily Property in Kansas City, Kansas

KANSAS CITY, KAN. — Berkadia has arranged a $15.2 million loan for the acquisition of SouthRidge Apartments in Kansas City. The multifamily property is located at 1100 County Line Road and includes a mix of one-, two- and three-bedroom units. Community amenities include a fitness center, two swimming pools, covered parking and gated access. The 10-year Fannie Mae loan features a 30-year amortization schedule. John Schorgl of Berkadia arranged the loan. Kansas City-based Worcester Investments..

June 30, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Brokers Sale of 130-Room Hotel in Wichita, Kansas

WICHITA, KAN. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of Best Western Airport Inn & Conference Center in Wichita for an undisclosed price. The 130-room hotel is located at 6815 W. Kellogg Drive near the Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport. Steve Swenholt, Allan Miller, Chris Gomes and Greg Bates of Marcus & Millichap marketed the property on behalf of the seller, a limited liability company. The team also procured the buyer, a limited liability company.

June 27, 2017

Copaken Brooks Arranges $4M Sale of Industrial Flex Building in Lenexa, Kansas

LENEXA, KAN. — Copaken Brooks has arranged the sale of a 37,585-square-foot industrial flex building in Lenexa for $4 million. The property is located at 10749 West 84th Terrace in the Pine Ridge Business Park. The building was renovated to a half-office and half-warehouse layout in 2005. John D. Coe of Copaken Brooks arranged the sale on behalf of the seller, Peavey Properties. Easterly Government Properties Inc. purchased the building.

June 13, 2017

Marcus & Millichap Arranges $1.6M Sale of Chick-fil-A Ground Lease in Salina, Kansas

SALINA, KAN. — Marcus & Millichap has arranged the sale of a Chick-fil-A ground lease in Salina, located in central Kansas, for $1.6 million. The 3,000-square-foot property is located at 2245 S. 9th St. The Chick-fil-A was newly constructed in 2016 and features a 15-year ground lease. Craig Fuller, Scott Wiles and Erin E. Patton of Marcus & Millichap marketed the property on behalf of the seller, a New York-based private fund. Adam O'Sullivan, Nathan D. Whalen, Damien Yoder and..

June 12, 2017

A Growing Number of National Retailers Have Wichita on Their Radar Screen

The pace of retail construction remains brisk in Wichita with national retailers showing an increased interest in the market. In the first quarter, developers started construction on nine buildings totaling 112,961 square feet, reports brokerage firm NAI Martens. Completions during the first quarter totaled 117,300 square feet. Notable store openings included Sprouts Farmers Market at Central Avenue and Rock Road; Save-A-Lot grocery store at 1640 S. Broadway; Cavender’s western wear store..

June 1, 2017

UPS, NorthPoint to Develop 197,000 SF Distribution Center in Edgerton, Kansas

EDGERTON, KAN. — United Parcel Service Inc., in collaboration with NorthPoint Development, is developing a 197,000-square-foot distribution center in Logistic Park Kansas City (LPKC) in Edgerton. The facility will include a UPS Customer Center and will dispatch trucks for routes in the area. Missouri-based NorthPoint is the real estate developer for LPKC, a 1,700-acre distribution hub now containing over 10 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space. The new UPS operation will be..

May 26, 2017

KeyBank Arranges $19M Refinancing of Multifamily Property in Overland Park, Kansas

OVERLAND PARK, KAN. — KeyBank Real Estate Capital has arranged a $19 million Fannie Mae loan for the refinancing of Plaza at Overland Park in Kansas. The 202-unit multifamily property was built in 1999 and renovated in 2014. Chris Black of KeyBank arranged the 10-year loan, which includes a 30-year amortization schedule. The borrower was not disclosed.

May 23, 2017

Copaken Brooks Begins Development of 500,000 SF Industrial Property in Edgerton, Kansas

EDGERTON, KAN. — Copaken Brooks has begun development of Midwest Gateway, a 500,000-square-foot industrial property near the BNSF intermodal facility in Edgerton. The property will include two speculative buildings of 301,603 square feet and 186,107 square feet. The project is designed to meet the needs of warehouse, distribution and manufacturing users of smaller footprints. The buildings will feature 32-foot clear heights, motion sensor lighting, docks, truck parking and trailer storage...

May 8, 2017