About Us

Loretto Commercial Properties is a mission-driven development company specializing in the redevelopment of lower income areas around the Kansas City area. Loretto Commercial partners with for-profit, non-profit, and governmental entities to build or rebuild quality commercial space that enhances the surrounding neighborhoods. Strong communities build strong families, and Loretto Commercial’s business model takes into account the social value as well as the financial value of each project that the company considers. Founded by Lamar Hunt Jr. and James Arkell, the company follows the simple principle taught to Lamar by his father – invest in the communities where you do business. Kansas City is a wonderful area filled with rich diversity and history. Both Lamar and James are proud to call Kansas City home, and are excited to be a part of rebuilding some of the best neighborhoods the city has to offer.