Whitney Kerr, Jr.

Whitney Kerr Jr.

Managing Director


Whitney Kerr, Jr. is an industrial real estate broker specializing in sales and leases transactions throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area.  He has over 30 years of experience representing tenants and landlords and has been involved in commercial real estate transactions totaling more than $500 million.

Whitney began his career in real estate as an industrial specialist for Kerr & Co. in 1984 and became president of the company in 1989. As president, he directed brokerage operations and continued as an individual producer until the merger with Colliers Turley Martin Tucker, a legacy Cushman & Wakefield company, in 1995.

Awards & Associations

  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors 
  • Metro Kansas City Board of Realtors Director
  • Missouri Association of Realtors Life Member 
  • Certified Commercial & Investment Member
  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Kansas and Missouri 


  • Harley Davidson, 200,000 SF lease 
  • Excelligence Learning, 382,000 SF lease
  • Barnett Capital/Wagner Ind., 242,000 SF sale 
  • ISC Surfaces, 150,000 SF lease
  • Home Depot, 450,000 SF lease 
  • Berry Plastics, 700,000 SF sale
  • JP Morgan, 110,000 SF sale 
  • Glazer’s, 240,000 SF sale 
  • Logoplaste, 200,000 SF lease 
  • Payless Shoes, 812,000 SF sale 
  • NorthPoint, 240,000 SF purchase 
  • Aaron Rents, 124,000 SF lease
  • Rogers Sporting Goods, 110,000 SF sale 
  • Metro Park Warehouse, 370,000 SF sale
  • Exide Battery, 187,000 SF lease 
  • Glazer’s, 210,000 SF lease 
  • Progressive Rail, 265,000 SF lease 
  • Williams Foods, 200,000 SF purchase
  • Westlake Hardware, 270,000 SF sale 
  • NFI, 155,000 SF lease


Metro Park Warehouses, Maxus Realty Trust, Glazer’s, Medline, Barnett Capital, Payless Shoesource, JP Morgan, STAG Realty, Northpoint Development