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Qualified Opportunity Zones in Kansas City

Did you know that 52 million Americans (1 in 6) live in economically distressed communities? This is a major problem that Congress recently took a step to fix. Thus, Opportunity Zones were created in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Opportunity Zones are an innovative, flexible, and bipartisan solution for catalyzing private sector-led […]

End of the Year Swing is Here! We’re Ready…

You’re feeling it, because we are too. It’s the race to the finish line, the final cut of 2018 and, it’s HERE! While you may not be ready for Christmas yet (*cough* 49 days), or the start of a new year (Hello 2019 in 56 days), the calendar says it’s time to finish those real […]

SIOR 2018 Recap

SIOR Development Day is the biggest event of the year for UES. This year the Western Missouri/Kansas Chapter of SIOR 29th Annual Development Day was held at Kansas City’s Union Station in September. SIOR is the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors. Furthermore, SIOR Development Day provides an unparalleled opportunity to network with industry leaders, […]

UES joins CREW KC!

UES is proud to have our Chief Marketing Officer, Jamie Taylor, as a new member to CREW KC in 2018. Along with her member status, Jamie has also joined the program committee. She wants to lend her knowledge of conference/meeting planning and educational events to the local chapter. As an event sponsor, UES has been […]

Cinco de Meow Meow!

Instead of traditional Cinco de Mayo celebrations, UES is trading in Mexican food on Southwest Boulevard for the 2018 Fur Ball Gala, an evening benefiting Wayside Waifs, Kansas City’s no kill animal shelter. With funding going directly to the animals that need it most, this is a furtastic event that we are proud to support! […]

2018 CCIM Kansas City Sponsorship

Kansas City boasts an active, vibrant chapter of Certified Commercial Investment Members, (CCIM). This elite corps of CCIMs includes brokers, leasing professionals, investment counselors, asset managers, appraisers, corporate real estate executives, property managers, developers, institutional investors, commercial lenders, attorneys, bankers, and other allied professionals. UES has spent nearly 30 years working with CCIMs across the country on […]

Insights into Energy Efficiency

Importance of Energy Efficiency Energy efficiency has never been more important as we look to conserve our valuable, depleting natural resources and continue to fuel a growing society. A survey completed in late 2010 highlighted in the Bloomberg Business week outlines concerns and usage as we all look forward and also work towards more efficiency […]