Downtown Kansas City

The Cordish Companies Announces Construction to Begin on Three Light Luxury Apartments in May, Midland Lofts Summer 2021 in the Kansas City Power & Light District

Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

Following the success of its predecessors, One Light and Two Light Luxury Apartments, which have remained 95% occupied throughout the pandemic, Three Light Luxury Apartments will introduce the next stage of urban luxury living in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City.

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  • Following the success of its predecessors, One Light and Two Light Luxury Apartments, which have remained 95% occupied throughout the pandemic, Three Light Luxury Apartments will introduce the next stage of urban luxury living in the Power & Light District in downtown Kansas City.
  • "From the vision the company had with the Power & Light District, to One Light, Two Light and now Three Light Luxury Apartments, we are grateful for the relationship we have with The Cordish Companies and the impact the company has had on Kansas City.
  • "The Cordish Companies," "The Cordish Company" and "Cordish" are trademarks used under license by independent corporations, legal liability companies and partnerships ("Cordish Entities").
  • The Kansas City Power & Light District is a vibrant multi-city block neighborhood in the heart of downtown Kansas City that is redefining the city from its skyline to its sidewalks.

Celebrating 60 Years of PRSA in Kansas City Honoring Kansas City's Own National Trailblazer: Inez Kaiser, First Black Woman With a National PR Firm

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:46pm

The words that guided the career of Kaiser, a national public relations pioneer fromKansas City, Kansas, are now guiding the chapter.

Key Points: 
  • The words that guided the career of Kaiser, a national public relations pioneer fromKansas City, Kansas, are now guiding the chapter.
  • Inez Kaiser was born in Kansas City, Kansas in 1918.
  • She was an educator first, but became a business woman and public relations professional of many other firsts.
  • In 1963, she was the first Black woman to establish a national public relations firm in downtown Kansas City unheard of at the time.

Hallmark Hosts 10th Annual Hallmarket Art Festival Sept. 14 with Largest Showing in Event's History

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 1:00pm

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Hallmark will host the 10th annual Hallmarket Art Festival on Sept. 14 in Crown Center Square, showcasing hand-made artwork available for purchase from more than 110 Hallmark employees and retirees.

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  • KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Hallmark will host the 10th annual Hallmarket Art Festival on Sept. 14 in Crown Center Square, showcasing hand-made artwork available for purchase from more than 110 Hallmark employees and retirees.
  • "We're proud to celebrate our 10th year of bringing Hallmarket to Crown Center Square," said Molly Biwer, Hallmark senior vice president of public affairs & communications.
  • Hallmarket is a great opportunity to celebrate our company's creative spirit, collaboration and connect with Hallmark fans in real life."
  • The Hallmarket Art Festival was created in 2010 to commemorate Hallmark's centennial and has evolved into a community-favorite event throughout the past decade.

Historic Downtown Kansas City Landmark Sold by IPA for $50.3 Million

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 6:38pm

Institutional Property Advisors (IPA), a division of Marcus & Millichap (NYSE: MMI), announced today the sale of 909 Walnut, a 34-story Art Deco-Gothic Revival-style building in Downtown Kansas City, Missouri.

Key Points: 
  • Institutional Property Advisors (IPA), a division of Marcus & Millichap (NYSE: MMI), announced today the sale of 909 Walnut, a 34-story Art Deco-Gothic Revival-style building in Downtown Kansas City, Missouri.
  • The asset sold for $50.3 million and includes an eight-story office building and adjacent parking garage.
  • Burkons, Michael Barron and Joshua Wintermute, IPA senior directors, and Max Helgeson of IPA represented the seller, a Dallas-based private investor.
  • The building is centrally located in Kansas Citys main business area between the historic riverfront River Market and the Power & Light District.

NCAA to Permit ShotTracker Technology on Benches at 2018 Hall of Fame Classic

Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 8:23pm

"We're thrilled to bring ShotTracker's game-enhancing technology to NCAA Division I games for the first time at the Hall of Fame Classic," said Davyeon Ross, co-founder and COO of ShotTracker.

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  • "We're thrilled to bring ShotTracker's game-enhancing technology to NCAA Division I games for the first time at the Hall of Fame Classic," said Davyeon Ross, co-founder and COO of ShotTracker.
  • The Hall of Fame Classic Powered by ShotTracker is part of National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Weekend in Kansas City, which also includes the Hall of Fame Class of 2018 induction celebration on Nov. 18.
  • Part of National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Weekend, the Hall of Fame Classic Powered by ShotTracker is one of the most exciting early-season college basketball tournaments in the country.
  • The Hall of Fame Classic was created by the NABC in 2001 as the Guardians Classic, and was later known as the CBE Classic and the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.

The Cordish Companies Proudly Announces the Grand Opening of Two Light Luxury Apartments in the Kansas City Power & Light District

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 6:48pm

"Two Light Luxury Apartments adds an exciting layer of 24/7 energy to the Power & Light District," stated Nick Benjamin, Vice President of Development and Multifamily Housing for The Cordish Companies and Executive Director of the Power & Light District.

Key Points: 
  • "Two Light Luxury Apartments adds an exciting layer of 24/7 energy to the Power & Light District," stated Nick Benjamin, Vice President of Development and Multifamily Housing for The Cordish Companies and Executive Director of the Power & Light District.
  • "Like One Light, Two Light was designed to offer a luxury, amenity-rich lifestyle in an elevated urban environment.
  • The Cordish Companies recently announced a new collaborative workspace and amenity for Two Light residents and downtown Kansas City Spark KC.
  • "The Cordish Companies," "The Cordish Company" and "Cordish" are trademarks used under license by independent corporations, legal liability companies and partnerships ("Cordish Entities").

The Cordish Companies And Kansas City Power & Light District Unveil Extensive Collection Of Artwork At Two Light Luxury Apartments Celebrating Kansas City's Past, Present And Future

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 - 10:09pm

"Kansas City truly lives at Two Light," said Marnie Sauls, Executive Director of Residential Management for The Cordish Companies.

Key Points: 
  • "Kansas City truly lives at Two Light," said Marnie Sauls, Executive Director of Residential Management for The Cordish Companies.
  • "Everywhere you look, whether in original pieces by local artists or collaborations with our design partners, a piece of Kansas City history is celebrated."
  • The Kansas City Power & Light District is a vibrant nine-block neighborhood in the heart of downtown Kansas City that is redefining the City from its skyline to its sidewalks.
  • "The Cordish Companies," "The Cordish Company" and "Cordish" are trademarks used under license by independent corporations, legal liability companies and partnerships ("Cordish Entities").