Dec 22, 2017You could call it the “Amazon effect,” but it’s actually so much bigger than that. The rise of e-commerce in recent years has transformed the industrial real estate market, placing a greater focus on flexibility, shipping speed, and the cost to transport. A recent development in Edgerton, Kan., is a prime example of how the market is adapting.
Jul 28, 2017
Aaron Schlagel, vice president of development and construction, has been named to the 2017 class of NextGen Leaders by the Kansas City Business Journal.
May 4, 2017Copaken Brooks, a big name in Kansas City-area office and retail development, is leaping into the hot industrial market with a big splash.
Mar 13, 2017WeWork’s 44,000 square foot lease at Corrigan Station in the Crossroads Arts District brings the spec office project and historic renovation to 90 percent occupancy within a month of its opening. But it signals more than just another deal, according to developer Copaken Brooks. The four-story collaborative office space—specifically designed with creatives, industry leaders, Millennials, and "The Doers" in mind—brings the office of the future in the Midwest to a whole new level.