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Canada, NZ and UK have a real estate crisis too! - 08/31/08 12:14 AM
What the news on ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, PMSNBC and the other all Barrack, all the time channels is not telling you; is that American real estate is not the only market in a crunch. The Canadian real estate market has hit new lows, New Zealand real estate market is tumbling, The UK has its own real estate crisis. I've posted a few links, the reality is the real estate crunch is hitting the globe, speculators overbuilt, buyers over-leveraged and population growth has not kept pace with housing growth. While the American news media is blaming George Bush for the real estate (1 comments)
2 bdrm/2 bath 229 Ward Parkway, Kansas City MO 64112 Plaza Condo For Rent! Rent: $2000. Deposit: $2000. (Unit will not qualify for Section 8) Directions: On Ward Parkway between Brookside Blvd and Wornall Road on the South side of street Luxury living with valet parking, stainless steel appliances & granite kitchen, washer & dryer, wine storage, gym & MORE!
3 bdrm/3 (0 comments)
Homes, apartments and condos for rent... Kansas City - 08/27/08 04:35 PM
Turn-Key Properties, LLC 7312 E 67th St. Kansas City, MO 64133 Phone 816-313-8876 firstname.lastname@example.org Fax 816.313.8877 VACANCIES AS OF 8/20/08 PLAZA - WESTWOOD AREA We have a condo for rent and a house for rent on the Country Club Plaza!
3 bdrm/3 bath/1 car gar House 4544 Terrace Street, Kansas City MO 64111 Rent: $1800. Deposit: $1500. (Unit will not qualify for Section 8) Directions: Terrace Street is six blocks East of State Line and four blocks West of Belleview Avenue Beautiful Plaza home! Hardwood floors, ceramic tile, stove, fridge, dishwasher, washer & dryer (0 comments)
Plaza Condo For Rent, Kansas City. Two Bedroom Condo! - 08/25/08 03:35 PM
What a beautiful condo overlooking the beautiful Country Club Plaza! Two Bedrooms, Granite and Marble and Stainless Steel. Washer, Dryer, Wine Storage, a lovely marble steam shower, two bathrooms. Located directly on the Country Club Plaza with valet parking and a fabulous roof-top deck. Don't miss out, this one is an unbelievable beauty! Call Turn-Key Properties LLC 816-313-8876 for details. From the roof-top deck you can see the wonderful Plaza Lights. Walk to shows, restaurants, night clubs and fabulous shopping stores. Located in the Lovely Hemingway Plaza building this third floor home has all the latest amenities. Discard your membership (3 comments)
Do women search for property more than men? - 08/24/08 09:51 PM
I was just checking out my YouTube account tonight, I was fascinated by the results. I've posted several videos, most of them for rental property in Kansas City. I get a lot of visitors. The most interesting thing is the demographics of the viewers. The graph shows that 86% of viewers were female, does that mean that females are the ones looking for a new home? A few years ago NAR reported that 84% of home searches begin on the Internet. But does this mean that 86% of that 84% are female? It is quite apparent that females are searching YouTube (10 comments)
Fair Housing... truths and myths.. - 08/22/08 12:23 AM
Fair housing, those of us in the real estate industry have had it beat into our heads relentlessly. Those of us in property management have been pounded with fair housing education and fears to the point of exhaustion. What are the truths and myths of fair housing? I have vast experience in this field, unfortunately not all of it is good. Of course few experiences with anything related to fair housing are good. In the mid 80's I received my first schooling in fair housing, I listened intently as they tried to scare the hell out of me. The Institute of (8 comments)
anonymous bloggers - 08/17/08 01:22 AM
The highest form of cowardice is professing an opinion without acknowledging ownership of that opinion. Anonymous bloggers are cowards, voicing opinions without recourse, without accepting a response to the cowardly attacks they submit. Stating their opinions, their bias's without fear of rebuttal. These spineless cowards opine without disclosing who they are. With new technology anonymity is less assured, but still they rely on not attaching a name to their responses to avoid intellectual discourse. I personally have no problem with anyone knowing who I am, I often blog under the moniker Oldfatcowboy, but Google Oldfatcowboy and you will find all my (3 comments)
Butler, Mo Wal-Mart - 08/15/08 11:34 PM
Word on the street is that the Butler, MO Wal-Mart Supercenter is on hold. My sources tell me that there is one lone holdout who will not relinquish land required to build the Super Center. Butler, Mo is a town of just over 4,000 located in Bates County, MO. The local Wal-mart store is running at full capacity. Busy providing products and services to the local residents, the Butler Wal-Mart is a bustling center of commerce. While the new Super Center will possibly cause other local merchants to have to be more competitive, Wal-Mart provides many products that small town merchants (0 comments)
Should I rent my house or sell it. - 08/15/08 04:41 PM
I've posted a number of articles about this question before, never has it been more pertinent than now. Whether your home is a condo in the city or a ranch house on acreage; you may be better off renting it out until the market comes back. Forbes.com recently posted a calculator to help you figure out the benefits of renting vs selling your home. There are some things the calculator leaves out, closing costs, tax benefits of owning a rental property and some other important financial figures. The calculator offers a CAP Rate calculation weighing the benefits of renting against other (0 comments)
Noah in 2008! this is quite good! - 08/14/08 08:48 PM
NOAH In the year 2008, the Lord came unto Noah,who was now living in the United States , and said: Once again, the earth has become wicked and over-populated,and I see the end of all flesh before me.Build another Ark and save 2 of every living thingalong with a few good humans.He gave Noah the blueprints, saying:You have 6 months to build the Ark before I will startthe unending rain for 40 days and 40 nights.Six months later,the Lord looked down and saw Noah weeping in his yard -but no Ark.Noah! He roared, I'm about to start the rain! Where (1 comments)
Cheap Rent in Kansas City - 08/14/08 06:46 PM
Where do you find cheap rent in Kansas City? Play this video! Turn-Key Properties LLC 816-313-8876 (1 comments)
Phone 816.313.8876 www.turnkeyproperties.org Fax 816.313.8877 VACANCIES AS OF 8/13/08
PLAZA - WESTWOOD AREA
3 bdrm/3 bath/1 car gar House 4544 Terrace Street, Kansas City MO 64111 Rent: $1800. Deposit: $1500. (Unit will not qualify for Section 8) Directions: Terrace Street is six blocks East of State Line and four blocks West of Belleview Avenue Beautiful Plaza home! Hardwood floors, ceramic tile, stove, fridge, dishwasher, washer & dryer and MORE! Must see!
NORTHEAST KANSAS CITY - PENDLETON HEIGHTS (0 comments)
This is one fabulous home in a fabulous spot! Three bedrooms, three baths, full basement, designer colors, drop down projection TV, built in entertainment center, office, garage, stunning custom kitchen and a sunny, open breakfast room. All apliances are provided! Please call us today 816-313-8876 or visit us online at http://www.turnkeyproperties.org You can view a video of this home at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z24D5rJY7mQ
You can view more information here: http://benedsall.point2homes.biz/Kansas_City/Missouri/Homes/Plaza/Agent/Listing_1906813.html (2 comments)
Kansas City Homes For Rent. - 08/11/08 04:35 PM
Turn-Key Properties, LLC 7312 E 67th St. Kansas City, MO 64133 Phone 816.313.8876 www.turnkeyproperties.org Fax 816.313.8877
VACANCIES AS OF 7/29/08
NORTHEAST KANSAS CITY - PENDLETON HEIGHTS
RENT SPECIAL - 1/2 OFF 1st MONTH'S RENT & $100. GIFT CARD WITH SIGNED LEASE! 1 bdrm Duplex 406 Brooklyn Unit 1, Kansas City MO 64124 Rent: $400. Deposit: $400. Will qualify for 1 or 2 bd Section 8 Voucher or Open Market Directions: Take I-70 to exit #3C/Prospect Ave, turn right on Prospect, turn left on East 12th Street, turn right on Brooklyn Avenue, arrive (0 comments)
Investment real estate in an IRA, it's as easy as NASB - 08/04/08 11:36 PM
They use to say it couldn't be done, but a local Kansas City lender (NASB) is now offering a non-recourse loan for real estate investing with your IRA. Property types vary but are typically restricted to single family residential, duplex, fourplex or multi-family (5 or more units). What does Non-Recourse mean? A non-recourse loan is one in which the IRA account holder is not personally liable for repayment of the loan. The agreement allows no recourse against the account holders or the balances of their IRA funds. In the event of non-payment or foreclosure the lender can only look at the property as the sole source (2 comments)
Hot in Kansas City! - 08/03/08 08:11 PM
Whew! What a brutal day... It's definately not a dry heat. Not a good day for much of anything that didn't involve a swimming pool or a river outside today. I went out to feed the horses and the poor things looked like they had been taking a shower. I felt bad so I decided to go pray for them...
That didn't work out so well either. (1 comments)
Kansas City man shoots robber in the head - 08/02/08 10:33 PM
God I love it when the good guys win, I know we're not supposed to feel glee at the demise of some slug, degenerate, criminal, but I really have to think the victim needs a larger caliber firearm. For all you tree huggers the criminal lived, so you can coddle him and try to rehabilitate him. 0900 hours, Saturday, 2 August 2008, a bank customer at an ATM in North Kansas City was accosted by an armed robber, he summarily dispatched the criminal with a single round from his lawfully carried handgun. Thank God Missouri and some 48 states now recognize (0 comments)
http://www.turnkeyproperties.us I generally blog about the investment property market. Real estate trends and politics as they affect the market. Rental Property and Kansas City.
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