Welcome to the official blog of Block Real Estate Services, LLC (BRES). BRES seeks to offer insight and news concerning commercial real estate, financial investments, construction and development of the 212 communities we serve locally and nationally.

Friday, September 25, 2015

BRES Launches App at SIOR Development Day

Max Wasserstrom & Hunter Johnson - Block Real Estate ServicesThe Western Missiouri--Kansas Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) hosted its annual SIOR Development Day.  Block Real Estate Services was proud to be one of the 88 exhibitors representing commercial real estate and development professionals serving the Kansas City metro area. Other exhibitors included commercial real estate firms, developers, construction companies, engineers, architects, service companies, and area Economic Development Associations.

SIOR Development Day is an evening dedicated to networking, highlighting new projects and remembering why we love the industry.

Block Real Estate Services was proud to launch their latest development, an app highlighting 46 Penn Centre, the newest high-rise Class-A office building on the Country Club Plaza. 

The highly interactive app, created in collaboration with Command.app, highlights the company, the Kansas City area, and the stunning 46 Penn Centre development. Users are able to take virtual tours by moving the building, see the views from the 14th floor, and imagine relaxing on the rooftop terrace. 

For more information on 46 Penn Centre, click here

Thursday, September 17, 2015

What is Mixed-Use?

CityPlace at Overland ParkThink live, work and play... all in the same place.

Just like it sounds, a mixed-use development is a single development area that has multiple functions and uses. For example, the first floor may have retail shops, restaurants and offices while apartments the second and third floors are apartment homes.

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Connect With Prospects with These 10 Tips

Block Real Estate Services, LLC (BRES) continuously strives to create the best connections with prospects. Business professionals everywhere are doing whatever it takes to get noticed and create the best connections. Whether you are a real estate professional or a banker, these 10 tips will help you better reach out and connect with prospects.