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Regency by the Lake Overland Park KS Home Sales Report July 2010 - 07/30/10 04:01 PM
Regency by the Lake in Overland Park Kansas is one of those few subdivisions that has been completely unaffected by the downturn in the real estate market. There seems to be 2 reasons for this, it's incredible location next to Lionsgate and the Lakewood Elementary and middle schools and its affordability. It is very rare to find the combination of quality 2 story homes and affordabilty in such a incredible location. If you have never been through Regency you should take a ride through. It boasts a very nice community pool and a walking path around the lake. Located near 145th and (0 comments)
Green Meadows Overland Park KS home sales report January-June 2010 - 07/28/10 06:00 PM
Do you live in the Green Meadows Subdivision? Want to know what homes are selling for? Well you are at the right place. Below you will find a market report for the first 6 months of 2010. If you have any questions about home sales in Green Meadows you can contact the Russell Home Team at 913-681-1383 or you can request a market analysis on your home by clicking here
Green Meadows Home Sales Report for January to June 2010 Homes Sold (0 comments)
Sylvan Lake Overland Park KS home sales report January- June 2010 - 07/28/10 02:26 PM
Sylvan Lake in South Overland Park Kansas is a fantastic little subdivision. Just a stone's throw from Blue Valley High School, Sylvan Lake is a nice mix of 2 story and split level homes priced in the low $200,000's. The homes in Sylvan Lake are highly sought after for their quality and affordability. Sylvan Lake is also close to many of South Overland Parks amenities, including a Super Walmart, Price Chopper, restaurants and more.. Here is a look at the Last 6 months of Home Sales in Sylvan Lake Homes Sold 5 Average List Price $227,600 Average Sold Price $223,360 (0 comments)
Willow Bend Overland Park KS Home Sales Report 1st 6 months 2010 - 07/27/10 12:57 PM
Willow Bend in South Overland Park is a fantastic little subdivision. It is a hidden gem in a prime location near the corner of 159th & Metcalf in South Overland Park. It features a very nice selction of 2 story and split level homes for amazingly affordable prices. Willow Bend is the perfect subdivision if you are looking for Blue Valley Schools and don't want to spend $300,000 or more on a home. Here is a look at the last 6 months home sales in Willow Bend Homes Sold (0 comments)
Sell Your Olathe home for 1.5% or less - 07/26/10 02:38 PM
Do you think 6% commission is too much to sell your Olathe Kansas Home? Do want or need to pay less? Well then the Russell Home Team has a plan for you. It is called our Sell for Le$$ listing plan. You home sold for as little as 1.5% or even less if we sell it ourselves. The Russell Home Teams Sell for Le$$ full service listing plan offers everything you would expect for 6% and usually more for a lot le$$. To find out more about the services offered click the link below:
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Sell your home for less in Overland Park Kansas - 07/26/10 01:09 PM
Can't afford or don't want to pay 6% to sell your Overland Park home? What if I told you that you could hire a full service broker and only pay 1.5%? Would you be interested? The Russell Home Team is currently offering our full service real estate listing service starting at 1%. That's right 1%. Our sell for le$$ listing program offers all of the services you would expect to pay 6% for and usually a lot more. Interested? Use our link below to find out more:
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Sell your Johnson County Kansas Homes for 1.5% or less - 07/26/10 12:59 PM
Do you think that 6% is way too much to sell your home? Well, we think so too. Whether you don't have the ability or just plain don't want to pay 6%, you now have another option. For home sellers in Johnson County wanting to pay less than 6% you had 2 choices, either go For sale by owner or use a no services provided agency. Now the Russell Home Team gives you a full service listing plan as low as 1%. Our full service plan provides everything you would expect to pay 6% for and in most cases we provide (0 comments)
Want to save 10% on the purchase of your next home? - 07/26/10 12:28 PM
I was reading a fantastic blog post by Richard Weiser Buying a house now could be the best hedge against inflation …EVER! and I was thinking to myself about how it was not only a great way to beat inflation but how the historically low interest rates will help you save money right now? Interest rates have been so low for so long we have become sensitized to them. We have forgotten what the historical averages are for interest rates. While I am too young to ever have paid 18%, I did pay 9% on my first home in 1993. For those of (0 comments)
Buying a house now could be the best hedge against inflation …EVER! - 07/26/10 11:55 AM
Here is a simple idea. Buying a house at 4.5% interest rate vs. 5.5% interest rate. By buying now you save 10%. That's right 10%. Every 1% interest rate go down you save a full 10% Via Richard Weisser Coweta Fayette Real Estate: Most economists agree that recent rashes of government spending will ultimately lead to significant inflation. The constant infusion of cash that is intended as a short-term solution will eventually have a long-term effect on the value of a dollar. One of the best hedges against this expected phenomenon is the purchase of a home during one of the best (1 comments)
Open House Sunday 7/25/2010 at 3841 w 143rd Terrace Leawood Kansas 66224 - 07/23/10 12:32 PM
Open House this Sunday July 25th 2010 From 1 to 3pm 3841 W. 143rd Terrace Leawood Kansas $349,900 Directions: From Mission road turn on to 145th, head east on 145th to your first left, turn left on Howe. House is on the left side at howe and 143rd terrace. Click here to view a virtual tour of 3841 w. 143rd terrace. Click here to see the MLS listing sheet (2 comments)
Huge selection of Johnson County KS HUD homes available with only $100 Down Payment - 07/20/10 02:22 PM
Looking for a home in Johnson County Kansas? Don't have 3.5% for a down payment? Need help paying closing costs? It is the same answer for all 3 questions, HUD homes. HUD homes in Johnson County Kansas only require a $100 down payment, HUD homes in Johnson County Kansas are eligible for up to 3% in paid closing costs. HUD homes in Johnson County Kansas have an up to $1500 buyer bonus for full price offer in the first 30 days. Right now there is a huge selection of HUD Homes available, 25 to be exact. Use the links below to search for (0 comments)
New Johnson County Kansas Foreclosed Home Search - 07/19/10 01:30 PM
Are you having a hard time searching for foreclosed properties in Johnson County Kansas? Many websites promise to show you foreclosed homes but few actually do. They give you lot's of outdated information in hopes of selling your information to the highest bidder. Our new site does what other only promise. By clicking on the link below you will immediately see a list of active foreclosed homes for sale, these properties are Bank owned REO's and Government HUD homes that are available right now.
Remember to bookmark www.Johnson-County-Foreclosures.com and come back often for the newest foreclosed listing in Johnson County (0 comments)
Join The Russell Home Team this Sunday July 18th from 1pm to 3pm for an open house of 3841 w 143rd terrace in Leawood Kansas in the Steeplechase subdivision. To see a virtual tour click here to see a video tour click here to view a virtual flyer click here Directions: From Mission Rd Take 145th east to Howe, turn left and take Howe North to the home. For more information Contact Michael Russell at 913-681-1383 or email me at (0 comments)
Shawnee Kansas ranked #17 most awesome place to live - 07/14/10 12:49 PM
The most recent CNN/Money Magazine Best Places to live list is out and Shawnee Kansas ranked in at an amazing #17. The days of Kansas as a windswept prairie or gateway to nowhere are long over. The rest of the country is quickly finding out that Shawnee and the rest of Johnson County Kansas has great schools, high paying jobs and a very high quality of life. Want to see what CNN/Money Magazine had to say? Click Here Want to See Shawnee Kansas Homes for sale? Click Here This report is brought to you by the Russell Home Team, Residents (0 comments)
Overland Park listed as #7 most awesome place to live - 07/13/10 05:38 PM
Like Brittany said, "oops we did again". For the 3rd time in the last 5 years Overland Park Ranked as one of the best cities in the whole US of A according to CNN/Money Magazine. This time we landed at the highly coveted #7 spot. The rest of the country is quickly finding out something that is not a surprise to us, that Kansas is a great place to live, work and raise a family. It seems that great schools, high paying jobs and old fashion family values still have a place in our country. Want to read what CNN/Money Magazine had to (2 comments)
Lee's Summit first time home buyer Grant program - 07/13/10 04:03 PM
If you are a first time home buyer looking for a home in Lee's Summit then I have some good news for you. The City of Lee's Summit has just announced their new First Time Home buyer Grant Program. The grant program will provide up to $3,000 towards a first time buyers down payment, Closing costs or a combination of both. You are allowed to the $3,000 as follows: Up to 50% of the required down payment not to exceed $3,000 Reasonable closing costs up to $3,000 A combination of the above, not to exceed $3,000 The grants are awarded on (3 comments)
Hampton Place Overland Park Home Sales Report January- June 2010 - 07/07/10 04:35 PM
As we close out the first half of the year in real estate sales, I just wanted to give you a quick update on the home sale market in Hampton Place. Even in a down market Hampton Place has been holding it's own when it comes to sales. The average days to sell shows 290 days but that is very misleading because on 2 new home models that were listed for a long time before being sold to the public. If you remove those 2 Acuff & Rhodes homes the average days to sell is 74, which is very good. If you have (0 comments)
4 bedrooms 2 full and 1 half bathrooms new roof 2009 new composite deck 2008 newly painted exterior 2 newly tiled baths spacious open floor plan vaulted ceilings hardwood floors stainless steel refrigerator Fantastic curb appeal mature landscaping so much more... Call The Russell Home Team today at 913-681-1383 for a private showing or email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org (0 comments)
Am I a good candidate to buy a Short Sale home in Johnson County Kansas? - 07/06/10 05:34 PM
Anyone who has been considering buying a home in Johnson County Kansas has heard the term short sale but very few truly understand what one is. In the simplest terms, it is when a homeowner tries to sell their home for less than they owe the bank to pay off the loan. The seller will ask the bank to accept the lesser amount instead of the home most likely being foreclosed. These short sale homes can be very good deal for a savvy buyer but they do come with some pitfalls, so the question is; Are you a good candidate to purchase (1 comments)
This foreclosed home search is brought to you courtesy of The Russell Home Team and www.SearchjocoHomes.com We are your Johnson County Kansas foreclosed home experts. Whether you are looking for bank owned REO's, HUD homes or short sales we have the information you need and the expertise to get you home. You can contact the Russell Home Team at 913-681-1383 or you can email us at email@example.com or visit our website www.SearchjocoHomes.com the only website you need (0 comments)
Just walk away Renee, strategic default on your home may cost more than you thought - 07/06/10 12:52 PM
There has been a lot of stories recently about homeowners walking away from their home even though they can still afford the payments, this is called a strategic default. All of these stories made me think about a song from the Four Tops, Just walk away Renee. For those of you who don't remember The Four Tops song, Just walk away Renee here is a sample of the lyrics And when I see the sign It points one way The life we used to lead EverydayJust walk away Renee You won't see me follow you back home The empty sidewalks on my block They're not the same You're (3 comments)
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