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Seeing positive signs in Wichita's aviation industry

Wichita has long been known as the air capital of the world. Unfortunately, this designation wasn't much help during the days of the Great Recession. The aviation industry suffered mightily during the economic slump. And Wichita, home to more than its share of aviation firms and suppliers, suffered along with it.

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Lee Brodbeck: Seeing better times in Kansas

As managing broker and sales manager for Coldwell Banker Fishman & Company in Olathe, Kansas, Lee Brodbeck has seen commercial real estate markets both good and bad. That's because Brodbeck is no newcomer to the industry; he's worked in commercial real estate for more than 20 years.

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Steve Martens: Making a difference in Kansas

Last year, Midwest Real Estate News ran its first Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame issue. Since then, we've been highlighting the men and women featured in this issue on our Web page. This time, we look at the career of Steve Martens from Grubb & Ellis|Martens Commercial Group.