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Aaron M. Mesmer, CCIM
Senior Vice President/Development & Acquisitions

Phone: 816.412.5858
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Aaron M. Mesmer joined Block Real Estate Services in 2005 as an investment sales specialist focused on achieving maximum returns for his clients through the acquisition or disposition of real estate assets.  Since joining BRES, Aaron has been involved in real estate transactions valued at more than $1 billion.  He is proud to have served local, regional and institutional clients, with the sale of industrial, multi-family, office and retail properties.  

Aaron has also been involved in multiple developments encompassing more than 375 acres with planned development including 3,100,000 square feet of industrial space, 600,000 square feet of office space and 2,100 units of multifamily and senior housing development.  Signature developments include:

  • City Place, Overland Park, KS (95 Acre Mixed-Use Community at College & 69 Hwy)
  • WaterCrest, EdgeWater and WaterSide Apartment, Lenexa, KS (956 Units Combined)
  • Traders on Grand, Kansas City, MO (Historic high rise multifamily conversion)
  • The Equitable Building, Des Moines, IA (Historic high rise multifamily conversion)
  • 531 Grand, Kansas City, MO (185 Units, 10,000 SF Commercial)
  • Avenue One, Omaha, NE (205 Acre Mixed-Use Community at 192nd & Dodge)

Aaron has earned several awards and distinctions, including:

  • 2016 Kansas City Business Journal – Heavy Hitters of Commercial Real Estate
  • 2010 National Association of Realtors® 30 Under 30
  • 2010 Capstone Award given by the Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2010 Rising Star Award given by KC Business Magazine
  • 2009 Investment Home Run Award given by the Kansas City CCIM Chapter
  • 2008 Ingrams Magazine 20 in their Twenties
  • Repeat CoStar Power Broker & KCRAR Investment Volume Awards

Prior to joining BRES, Aaron worked for NAI Cohen-Esrey as a member of the Investment & Corporate Solutions Group.  Aaron graduated first in his class and with Highest Distinction from the University of Kansas, where he received a bachelor’s degree in business administration while studying finance, marketing and Italian.  Aaron has earned his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation as a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate.  He is a licensed real estate salesperson in both Kansas and Missouri and is the past President of the Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors Commercial Board.  He is active with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Kansas City and a member of the University of Kansas Finance Advisory Board.