NAI Martens Represents Sale of Former Security 1st Title Building

WICHITA, KS – July 18th, 2017 – NAI Martens announced that it represented the sale of the former Security 1st Title building, which is located at 434 N. Main. The sellers, 434 LLC and Roger N. Bell Revocable Trust were represented by Wanda Whitworth of NAI Martens.  Patrick Ahern, also of NAI Martens assisted the Buyer, Viaan Electronics.

“The building has been vacant since 2014, so I take particular pleasure in knowing it will be reinvigorated by new ownership of a growing, vibrant business,” said Wanda Whitworth of NAI Martens.

Viaan Electronics will be only the second tenant to occupy the building since it was built in 1970, making this a unique sale.

The 12,000 SF building in the heart of Wichita’s downtown office district sits near city, county and federal buildings. The layout of the building features a flexible mix of perimeter offices and open space.


About NAI Martens

NAI Martens is the largest full-service commercial real estate firm in Kansas. Founded in 1948 and headquartered in Wichita, NAI Martens provides a vast array of commercial real estate services throughout south-central Kansas and Topeka. NAI Martens is led by CEO Steve Martens, CCIM, CPM, SIOR and President Tom Johnson, CRE – two industry veterans with 80 years of combined commercial real estate experience.

Our commercial real estate services include brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, site selection, highest-and-best use analysis and more.


About NAI Global

NAI Global is the single largest, most powerful global network of owner-operated commercial real estate brokerage firms. NAI Global provides a full range of corporate real estate services, including brokerage and leasing, property and facilities management, real estate investment and capital market services, due diligence, global supply chain and logistics consulting and related advisory services. NAI Global Member firms, leaders in their local markets, are actively managed to work in unison and provide clients with exceptional solutions to their commercial real estate needs. Founded in 1978, today NAI Global has more than 375 offices strategically located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific, with over 6,700 local market professionals, managing over 380 million square feet of property. Supported by the central resources of the NAI Global network, Member firms deliver market-leading services locally and combine their in-market strengths to form a powerful bond of insights and execution for clients with multi-market challenges.


NAI Global was acquired in 2012 by C-III Capital Partners, a commercial real estate services company engaged in a broad range of activities, including primary and special loan servicing, loan origination, fund management, CDO management, principal investment, title services and multifamily property management.


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