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FSI Year in review 2016

A Look Back at 2016

To say the work place has changed dramatically since we opened our doors 30 years ago may be an understatement. The introduction of email, cell phones and social media has changed the way companies do business. Work days are more flexible. Teams are more collaborative. The use of fax machines is almost non-existent. With a […]

FSI Holiday Party

FSI Holiday Party

Every year, we host a holiday party at J. Gilbert’s in Overland Park. It’s a great chance to get together with not only our team, but also their spouses. We always share the status of the company and any big news, but beyond that, we never know what to expect. Whether it’s ugly Christmas sweaters […]

building maintenance

How to Budget for Building Maintenance in 5 Steps

When creating a budget for building maintenance, there are five, simple steps you should take. First, plan for routine care. Then, examine the life cycle of more costly equipment. Next, talk with management to determine which capital expenses are coming up. Put a contingency fund in place. Finally, be prepared to reevaluate and reassess your […]

owner's representative

What to Look for in an Owner’s Representative

When starting your next project, hiring an owner’s representative might be the last thing on your mind. However, they should be the first person you add to your lineup. Having an Owner’ Rep on your team will help keep your project on track, alleviate your workload and reduce the likelihood of having unforeseen construction costs. […]

BOMA Standards

BOMA Standards

One of the services we offer is providing square footage calculations for buildings using the Building Owners and Managers Association International (BOMA) standards. Following these ensures all buildings are measured correctly and by the same set of requirements. We provide this service to building owners and tenants, so both parties can make informed decisions based on […]

Mortgage Lenders of America

Mortgage Lenders of America Project Spotlight

We were fortunate to work with Mortgage Lenders of America (MLOA) on the consolidation of their local offices into an existing, 72,900 SF building in Overland Park. Prior to this project, they had multiple locations in Executive Hills. Their operations were not as efficient as they could be, so they made the business decision to purchase […]

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