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Sale of Faultless Linen buildings in the Crossroads is put on the back burner

Kansas City-based Faultless Linen, which a year ago announced plans to sell four properties in the Crossroads Arts District, has focused attention on relocating the company’s existing plant in St. Louis after the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency chose the Faultless site for a new St. Louis operation. The Crossroads buildings remain “passively on the market.”

Business

Highwoods sells two of its remaining Kansas City properties

Highwoods Properties, former owner of Kansas City’s Country Club Plaza, has sold two of the four Plaza area office buildings that weren’t included in the retail center’s sale. Price Brothers Development Co. bought the office building at 801 W. 47th St. Stanton Road Capital LLC bought the building at 4600 Madison Ave.

Development

Unusual tiny hospital proposed for Roeland Park

Embree Asset Group of Texas is proposing an eight-bed inpatient hospital plus emergency department to be located near the corner of Roe Boulevard and Johnson Drive in Roeland Park. The development site, owned by Kansas City-based Commerce Bank, would include a new banking facility as well as the independent hospital, which may be named the Hospital of Roeland Park.

Business

BNIM will keep its headquarters in Kansas City

The Kansas City architecture firm will lease space in a Crown Center office building by the end of 2016, ending months of uncertainty about where it would relocate. The firm, which has 95 employees in its Kansas City office, will take about 20,000 square feet of office space for its headquarters.

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Kansas City's MGM building: From film hub to vacuum junkyard

The building at 220 W. 18th St. used to be a distribution center for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Since the early 1990s, it's been used by Mehdi "Dave" Daee as a warehouse for vacuums new and old.
Will Schmitt wschmitt@kcstar.com
Kansas City's MGM building: From film hub to vacuum junkyard 1:25

Kansas City's MGM building: From film hub to vacuum junkyard

Demolition begins at Olathe's Great Mall of the Great Plains 0:19

Demolition begins at Olathe's Great Mall of the Great Plains

Take a look at the renovations inside the historic KCP&L tower 3:13

Take a look at the renovations inside the historic KCP&L tower

Downtown Kansas City grows its skyline with new hotels 1:23

Downtown Kansas City grows its skyline with new hotels