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It looks like Amazon has much bigger plans for the Wichita area than one warehouse

Tuesday, July 7 2020 9:25 AM
Categorized In Local Trends
The news that Amazon is bringing a 140,000-square-foot warehouse to Wichita was big, but the company apparently has some much bigger news to come in Park City, which may include Neodesha’s AgEagle Aerial Systems. No one is talking yet, particularly Park City officials, but there’s a warehouse — with more than 1 million square feet … Read Article

City confirms Amazon distribution center is coming to northeast Wichita

Thursday, July 2 2020 5:45 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
A speculative warehouse building in northeast Wichita will be the site of an Amazon distribution center — a huge grab for Wichita's industrial market. The city announced the news Thursday. "There have been rumors spreading that Wichita was in the running for one of the smaller distribution sites for Amazon and I just want to confirm that is true," Mayor … Read Article

Newest tenant at downtown retail incubator is for the plant lovers

Tuesday, June 16 2020 3:11 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
A new business specializing in all things house plants will be the latest to join The Garage at Cleveland Corner, an incubator for retail start-ups at 1st Street and Cleveland Avenue. GROW Giesen Plant Shop plans to open Aug. 28 in a 500 square-foot space at the retail center, which is already home to The Workroom and Birney's Snack Shop. The Workroom's Janelle K… Read Article

With Zoe's Kitchen closed, Waterfront developers are looking for new restaurant concept

Tuesday, June 16 2020 9:54 AM
Categorized In Press Releases
Like a handful of restaurants around town, Zoë's Kitchen didn't reopen its doors in Wichita after Covid-19 restrictions eased. The signage at the 13th and Webb location was stripped from the building earlier this month, and now developers at the Waterfront are looking for a new tenant to fill the prime spot in front of Whole Foods Marke… Read Article

Standard Issue men’s shop opens in downtown Wichita during a not-so-standard time

Tuesday, June 9 2020 2:06 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
  Opening a new business during a pandemic is hard enough. Add a climate of protests and tensions following George Floyd’s death, and it’s that much more difficult. “It’s been tough,” said Rodney Horton, whose new Standard Issue men’s shop opens Saturday. Earlier in the week, Horton was shooting a video for the … Read Article

New tenant secured for adaptive reuse of former east-side Hooters spot

Tuesday, June 2 2020 5:16 PM
Categorized In Press Releases
Almost two years ago, Landmark Commercial Real Estate took over the old Hooters spot on North Rock Road with a vision to transform it into a multi-tenant, mixed-use commercial strip center. When it's finished late this summer, the building at 3151 N. Rock Road will have an entirely new look, with Aspen Dental as an anchor tenant. "We just wanted to kind … Read Article

Local Sweet Shop Finds Success After the Effects of COVID-19

Tuesday, May 26 2020 10:43 AM
Categorized In Press Releases
River City Sweet Shop began in 2010 as Sweetly Scrumptious, a full-service bakery. They now specialize in Sugar Cookies, Cake Balls, Cakes, Cupcakes, Mini-Donuts, and much more. “We are always coming up with new and exciting things to add to our menu,” says Marilyn. They also offer services including Dessert Bars (catering), birthday parties, and coming soon &nd… Read Article

Wichita is getting another dollar store — this one near K-96 and Greenwich

Tuesday, May 12 2020 9:25 AM
Categorized In Press Releases
The dollar stores keep on coming in Wichita. Construction is about to start on a new Dollar Tree location at 2783 N. Greenwich Road, which is near the K-96 and Greenwich interchange and across the street from Greenwich Place — a booming commercial intersection in northeast Wichita. A building permit pulled by the Wichita-based SBA Construction Co. for the … Read Article

Ted Branson leases former gas company headquarters to KwiKom Communications.

Friday, May 8 2020 10:48 AM
Categorized In Press Releases
KwiKom Communications, based in Iola, Kansas, has leased 10,800 sq. ft. of office and warehouse space at 3845 W. Harry in Wichita. KwiKom, a corporation providing High Speed Fixed Wireless and Fiber to the Home and Business services, with a growing network area of over 12,000 square miles including over 25 counties in Kansas and Missouri, recently acquired Pixius Communications out of bankruptcy. KwiKom was about double the size… Read Article

Flattening the Deal-Paralysis Curve

Tuesday, April 21 2020 3:40 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
As a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic, the commercial real estate investment sales market has effectively been divided into two groups of properties:  Properties in which you can have a certain level of confidence that you know what your physical and economic occupancy will look like in the next 3-12 months, and properties in which you don’t know what the physical and economic occupancy is… Read Article

Apricot Lane closes for now; here’s what the new owners plan

Tuesday, March 17 2020 10:04 AM
Categorized In Local Trends
Kami and Mark Murphy have closed their 7-year-old Apricot Lane at Bradley Fair — the last day of business was Sunday — but new owners are going to revive the business. Chad and Ali Raymond are reopening the store at 21st and Rock Road later this month and plan a grand reopening in April. “My wife has a huge passion for fashion,” Chad Raymond… Read Article

Greenwich Place announces new stores, including a long-awaited east-side Marshalls

Monday, March 9 2020 4:40 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
Greenwich Place at K-96 and Greenwich is growing by two more stores: Marshalls and Skechers. Both stores rather unusually went to the west side of Wichita first and are now catching up with east-side sites. “Both have been wanting to get out east for a long time,” says Greenwich Place developer Christian Ablah of Classic Real Estate.… Read Article

Daughter of Knolla’s Pizza founder set to open the local chain’s first downtown store

Thursday, March 5 2020 2:10 PM
Categorized In Press Releases
She’s been wanting to open a Knolla’s Pizza in downtown Wichita since she opened her east-side pizzeria in 2005. But either it didn’t feel like the right time, or she just couldn’t find the right place. Recently, though, everything gelled, and next month, Darinda Knolla — daughter of Knolla’s founder Pat… Read Article

Wichita, we can all breathe a sigh of relief: We’re getting a new driver’s license office

Wednesday, March 4 2020 5:01 AM
Categorized In Local Trends
Wichita, we can all breathe a sigh of relief. The Kansas Department of Revenue has decided to open a second driver’s license office in the city. “It helps reduce lines and those wait times,” said Zach Fletcher, the department’s public information officer.   “This just gives more options to people and so… Read Article

A new business is opening in the former Lou’s Charcuteria space on Commerce Street

Tuesday, March 3 2020 4:28 PM
Categorized In Press Releases
  A new business is opening in the former Lou’s Charcuteria space on Commerce Street, but it’s not a restaurant and bar. Axe to Grind will be Wichita’s second ax-throwing business. “We kind of enjoy blending a lot of different things,” says general operations manager Jonathan Frazzell. That includes ax-throwi… Read Article

BigShots isn’t the only golf entertainment concept coming to Wichita; look who’s next

Monday, March 2 2020 2:26 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
For four years Wichita has been teased with a possible golf entertainment complex. First it was Driv, then Swings and finally in January, The Eagle confirmed that a BigShots franchise will open at Greenwich Place. Now, weeks later, it looks like the leading golf entertainment concept that a lot of Wichitans have asked for all along is going to… Read Article

National retail chain to close its two Wichita stores

Thursday, February 27 2020 2:33 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
The Gordmans near 21st and Rock Road has been closed for a few weeks due to a fire. As of Thursday, the store reopened, but it won’t be for long. That’s because a fire apparently is the least of the Houston chain’s problems in Wichita and beyond. The Rock Road Gordmans and one at Central and Ridge Road are both now going out of business. A spokeswoman, w… Read Article

Wichita has been waiting three years for this restaurant. Now, there’s an opening date

Wednesday, February 26 2020 1:43 PM
Categorized In Local Trends
The moment sub fans have been waiting for literally for years is about to happen. Wichita’s first Jersey Mike’s Subs has an opening date. The shop, which is at 2564 N. Greenwich, will open a week from today — on March 4. It’s taking over a space in the strip mall north of the Texas Roadhouse at K-96 and Green… Read Article

King of Freight owner wants to be King of Cryo and introduce Wichita to cryotherapy

Friday, February 14 2020 9:57 AM
Categorized In Local Trends
King of Freight owner Mike Ricklefs has been known for his ever-expanding freight business downtown, but now he’s expanding in a new field in a new part of town. Ricklefs has taken over the former CryoHealth of Kansas space at the Shops at Tallgrass at 21st and Rock Road, where he used to be a customer. When he received an e-mail no… Read Article

Laham plans 25-acre, mixed-use development in east Wichita

Friday, February 7 2020 9:18 AM
Categorized In Press Releases
The last piece of a real estate puzzle has fallen into place on a new mixed-used development George Laham has planned for the northeast corner of 13th Street and Greenwich Road. The 25-acre project in east Wichita will feature the same kind of entertainment, restaurant and hotel concepts that have sprung up in the nearby Plazzio on the southeast corner, another in Lah… Read Article
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