About Hakes Real Estate

Hakes Real Estate specializes in office, industrial, land retail properties throughout the Kansas City metro area. Our extensive work with owners and tenants provides our clients with expert knowledge of the market.

Our clients appreciate our skills in negotiating, creative thinking, extensive market knowledge, and personal service. What does this mean for you? On a day-to-day basis, this means returned calls, a single point-of-contact, and no-nonsense answers you can rely on.

Researching properties? Have property to lease or sell?  Contact us today at 816 221-0011 to discus your real estate needs.

Areas Served Include:

  • Kansas City, MO
  • Kansas City, KS
  • North Kansas City, MO
  • Lee's Summit, MO
  • Independence, MO
  • Blue Springs, MO
  • Liberty, MO
  • Harrisonville, MO
  • Parkville, MO
  • Overland Park, KS
  • Lenexa, KS
  • Olathe, KS

Our Specialties

  • Sales and Leasing
  • Property Acquisition
  • Investments
  • Tenant Representation
  • Property Management
  • Marketing
  • Consulting

Markets Served

Meet Our Commercial Real Estate Team

Brad Hakes, Owner / Broker

Office: 816 221‑0011 x1 Cell: 816 803‑8120 Email: bradhakes@hakesre.com

Brad has extensive experience in listing properties for lease and for sale for building owners. Brad also has years of experience in consulting, negotiating, client representation and relocation, development (speculative and build-to-suit), redevelopment and acquisitions of owner user properties and investment properties.

Brad has been in commercial real estate since 1985 and has worked with clients on national, regional and local levels. His extensive experience in sales and leasing, coupled with his development and investment experience, has built a sizeable referral network.

  • K.C. Metropolitan Board of REALTORS/Million Dollar Club Life Member Twenty Million Dollar Club
  • Satisfied clients: Sprint, Helzberg Diamonds, CompUSA, Harrah’s Casino, Dawn Foods, Space Center, Westfall GMC and Liberty Property Trust
  • Real Estate Broker – Missouri and Kansas
  • Member, North Kansas City Business Council


Tim Basler, Broker / Salesperson

Office: 816 221‑0011 x2 Cell: 816 585‑3567 Email: timbasler@hakesre.com

Tim joined Hakes Real Estate in 2007, bringing with him years of industrial real estate experience. Prior to joining the Hakes team, Tim was the Manager of Sales and Leasing at Hunt Midwest where he leased more than 2,000,000 square feet of industrial space.

  • Past President, Northeast Industrial Association
  • Past President, Kansas City Transportation Association
  • Past President, Kansas City Industrial Council
  • Certified Commercial Investment Manager – advanced education in commercial real estate
  • Board Member of the KC Missouri Police Athletic League

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