Menards Becomes Part of New Retail Development

Waterside is a new to market retail shopping center development, located in a regional, entertainment and tourism destination in Kansas City, Kansas.  The Kansas City Business Journal has released the news that Menards will anchor the development. Waterside, located at at the northeast quadrant of Interstate 435 and State Avenue, plans to include a mix of restaurants and retail stores in addition to junior anchors.   This location provides the best visibility and access in this thriving corridor. The work, live, play corridor is comprised of The Kansas Speedway, Sporting Park, The Legends Outlets, Nebraska Furniture Mart, Hollywood Casino, the T-Bones Stadium and Great Wolf Lodge. The additions of Cerner’s 600,000 SF campus and the 100,000 SF Dairy Farmers of America World Headquarters (Kansas City’s Largest Private Employer) have added an office component. The area attracts over 12 million visitors a year and continues to grow with the future US Soccer Training Center, the Legends Auto Mall and the newly announced relocation of the American Royal.

AREA Real Estate Advisors’ Tiffany Ruzicka and Matt Vaupell represented the seller in this transaction.