Onward Investors signs 50,000-square-foot lease with Lockton Affinity at Executive Centre in Overland Park, Kan.

KANSAS CITY (December 2017) – Onward Investors, a national commercial real estate investment and development firm, has signed a 50,214-square-foot lease with Lockton Affinity, LLC at Executive Centre II in Overland Park, Kan.  Lockton Affinity had been sought by many landlords in the Kansas City market.

Minneapolis-based Onward Investors acquires commercial properties in markets throughout the U.S.

The Executive Centre property is a three-building, 220,220-square-foot office complex located on I-435, 12 miles south of downtown Kansas City, Mo.  The office complex maintains a strong occupancy rate and includes major tenants such as UPS and Maxim Healthcare Services.

Onward Investors purchased the Executive Centre in October 2015.  The office complex is comprised of two three-story office buildings with underground and surface parking and one two-story office building with surface parking.  Each building features two-story lobbies with an abundance of natural light and high-quality finishes.  In addition, the property is complemented with mature landscaping and an attractive park-like setting.

Since the acquisition, the company has completed extensive property improvements to the building’s interior and exterior, and new site and wayfinding signage.  Onward has installed a micro market serviced by Company Kitchen, and is in process of adding a fitness center for the property.

Located at 10881-10901 Lowell Avenue in Overland Park, Executive Centre’s complex includes Buildings I and II (each approximately 93,000 square feet); and Building III (approximately 34,000 square feet) and a 4.8/1,000-square-foot parking ratio.

About Lockton Affinity

Lockton Affinity, an affiliate of Lockton Companies, was formed in 1987 to meet the dynamic, specialized insurance needs of affinity groups, non-profits, associations and franchises.  With 50 years of industry-leading growth, Lockton Affinity is one of the nation’s leading program administrators, managing insurance solutions for groups of 100 to more than four million members, serving industries ranging from small business, financial institutions, transportation, and franchise businesses to fraternal organizations and common-cause groups.

About Onward Investors

Based in Minneapolis, Minn., Onward Investors LLC is a privately held commercial real estate investment and development firm that acquires and improves value-add properties in recovering markets for investors.  Since its inception in 2011, the firm has acquired and managed more than 4 million square feet of commercial properties across the United States.  www.OnwardInvestors.com