SouthLaw P.C.- Project Spotlight

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30,000 sf Law Firm Construction Project SouthLaw P.C. opened their new 30,000 sf headquarters in south Overland Park this spring. Block Real Estate Services hired Construction DesignWorks, LLC to be their General Contractor for this complete demo and remodel. The project included private offices, multiple conference rooms, cafe and open office areas. The IT Room included a […]
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Turning Failure into the Genesis of an Idea

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The Rollout of Construction PLUS In the late 90’s my company had the opportunity to provide structural framing services for a commercial construction project in the Kansas City area. It turns out the project was being built for a friend of mine named Bob. Bob talked his wife into investing their life savings into buying the […]
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Jewish Family Services – New Brookside Construction Project

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Kansas City, Missouri – Jewish Family Services of Great Greater Kansas City engaged Construction DesignWorks for its Design-Build services several months ago after executing a long term lease for its new location in the Brookside area of Kansas City, Missouri. Scott Hamele, President of Construction DesignWorks worked alongside Michelle Lockman at Kansas City Design Group, […]
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The Intersection of Construction and a Proficient Real Estate Lease

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Kansas City, MO – The success of ground-up construction or a commercial interior tenant improvement project is greatly enhanced by a skillfully written commercial real estate lease. Several sources provide the contents of a commercial lease and may include real estate brokers, attorneys, owners, tenants, general contractors, architectural and engineering firms, developers, property managers and […]
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Construction Project Completed for Swagelok in Lenexa

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New Kansas City Sales and Service Center Construction DesignWorks, LLC (“CDW”) announces the completion of the new 20,000 SF sales and service center for Swagelok Kansas City. This construction project combined 9,000 SF of office space with a 11,000 SF warehouse service facility. The newly constructed sales offices, training room, fitness area and state of […]
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Kansas City’s Architectural + Construction Prowess

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Functional design necessities with color, disguise, art, glass & shapes KANSAS CITY, MO- Cities like New York, Los Angeles and Chicago receive accolades for their innovative building designs and architectural aptitude. However, we need to just look in our own backyard in Kansas City to see what has transformed all over the metro area in […]
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Labor Shortages a Challenge for Commercial Construction

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Labor Shortages a Challenge for Commercial Construction Schedules will increase says Construction DesignWorks KANSAS CITY, Missouri – As you plan your new office or retail location and are negotiating your leases, it is important to have realistic expectations on the overall schedule of your construction project.   “Tenant finish projects that took 12 weeks to complete […]
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Johnson County- more building permits in the form of remodels and additions

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“Johnson County catches its breath as recession slackens from go-go growth pace.”   Click here to read more about this article in the Kansas City Business Journal.      Some interesting comparisons and facts courtesy of the Kansas City Business Journal; about the residential multi-family and housing markets in Johnson County and Kansas City, MO:     – 198 square miles of […]
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