KANSAS CITY, MO. — A partnership between United Development Co. and Falcon Realty Advisors has purchased Barry Towne Center in Kansas City for an undisclosed price. The partnership will undertake a $15 million upgrade to the retail center, which is anchored by Target, Kohl’s and Babies “R” Us. An additional $30 million will be invested in developing the remaining 13 acres on the east side of the property. The shopping center has been renamed Twin Creeks Center and will be expanded by an additional 200,000 square feet.
Jay Ferguson of Ferguson Properties represented the buyers, while Garry Hayes of MD Management Real Estate Development represented the sellers, the Morgan and Davis builder-developer families. Metropolitan Capital Advisors arranged the financing via lender Centennial Bank. MD Management Real Estate Development has been retained to continue management of Twin Creeks Center and Lane4 Property Group is the leasing agent.