Life Equals hopes new West Bottoms office will create waves

Life Equals hopes new West Bottoms office will create waves

In February, Kansas City-based startup Life Equals moved its offices from Westport to the industrial chic West Bottoms district, in hopes of inciting a wave of new office development in the area. We sat down with the company’s CEO Kyle FitzGerald and COO Chris Thowe to discuss their plans for the space and their hopes for the neighborhood.

With 25 years under its belt, BHC RHODES looks to the future

With 25 years under its belt, BHC RHODES looks to the future

Over the past 25 years, BHC RHODES has built a reputation in Kansas City for its civil engineering, surveying, utilities and telecommunications work. But what most don’t realize is that its portfolio of services also represent the firm’s evolution through years as it weathered the ups and downs of the economy.

Retail finds stride as e-commerce builds momentum

Retail finds stride as e-commerce builds momentum

As the retail market climbs its way out of the recession. As it rebounds, retailers and property owners are cautiously optimistic as they look for ways to adapt to the rise of e-commerce. According to LANE4 Property Group's latest report, Kansas City experienced conservative growth as well as a few encouraging signs of growth and opportunity.