Explore Olathe, KS

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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This market report will be for Olathe, Kansas - a major suburb of Kansas City, Missouri - and will be considering multi-family housing only.  For the purposes of this market report multi-family housing is defined as a full duplex, triplex, fourplex or apartment building.DuplexCurrently on market ...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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One of the many factors determining the price of housing is demand.  As population surges and housing lags behind the demand will drive prices upwards.  If population remains stagnant or grows at a rate less than the housing production grows then you have stable or falling prices as builders will...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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This post is to let you know that you can search any and all listings found in the Kansas City regional area's Heartland MLS.  This includes major cities like Overland Park, Olathe, Leawood, Lenexa, Shawnee and Gardner on the Kansas side.  And on the Missouri side you can search the free MLS prov...

By David L. Britt, MBA
(Platinum Realty, LLC)
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Here's a list of common mistakes or forgotten items when building a new home.Exhaust fans in all bathrooms including entry and basementWindows or Peep holes in the front and back doorsElectrical outlets at various elevations for outside use, such as christmas decor, deck lighting, etc...Enough of...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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Before we get started you need to know this is going to be a shameless plug for using myself as your next real estate agent.  So if you want out...get out now while you can.  :) Top 10 reasons to choose Chris Lengquist as your next real estate agent.Agent Leadership Council member of Keller Willi...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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2.28.2007 - Quick Facts*Single Family Homes currently for sale:  745SFH currently on Backup or Pending:  342SFH sold in last 12 months:  2300For those of you familiar with the City of Olathe you know it to be a nicely put together suburban city.  Olathe has quality affordable housing, plenty of s...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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I grew up in Overland Park, Kansas and attended Shawnee Mission schools.  A graduate of SM West...go Vikings!  After doing my time at the University of Kansas I lived in a couple of different cities (Washington, DC for 15 years and Tulsa, OK for 3).  When it was time to come home I had to be choo...

By Chris Lengquist, Kansas City Real Estate Investing
(Ad Astra Realty)
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 Coming this March 10th is a very exciting happening for the City of Olathe, Kansas.  Working together four of the larger churches of this community are coming together with an army of volunteers from their parishoners to help serve the people of Olathe.  Olathe Bible Church (where I attend), Ind...

By Paula Walter, Ph.D. e-Pro REALTOR
(Realty Executives of Kansas City)
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Buddy Rogers, an Olathe, Kansas native, http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0736777/ (Charles "Buddy" Rogers) lent his support and name to a theatre to showcase performances of the Olathe Community Theatre.                   In Olathe, Kansas, The Olathe Community Theatre Association has been developing s...

By Paula Walter, Ph.D. e-Pro REALTOR
(Realty Executives of Kansas City)
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Garmin International, Inc - you surely saw those charming commercials at the holidays with a hurried shopper needing her uni-brow waxed?  Well, Garmin, II, is located in our own Olathe, Kansas and busting at successful business seams, according to articles at the Garmin website and in the Kansas ...

By Paula Walter, Ph.D. e-Pro REALTOR
(Realty Executives of Kansas City)
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The only stage stop on the Sante Fe Trail which is still open to the public, three original buildings at the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Historic Site in Olathe, Kansas are on the National Register of Historic Places.   J.B. Mahaffie and his wife, Lucinda, moved to Olathe from Indiana.   Ma...

By Paula Walter, Ph.D. e-Pro REALTOR
(Realty Executives of Kansas City)
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Kansas City Marble Collectors Club has a fine reputation among the collecting community.  The group with this snazzy logo is eager to sponsor charity events and has particpatied in a kids day at the Kansas City Speedway in other years.March 4, 2007 is the big day to lose your marbles at the ‘Marb...

By Paula Walter, Ph.D. e-Pro REALTOR
(Realty Executives of Kansas City)
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Ensor Farm Site & Museum in Olathe, Kansas gives visitors a wide glimpse of life over nearly 100 years in Olathe and with the Ensor Family.  Marshall Ensor, his wife Ina and his sister Loretta Ensor were avid ham radio operators. Marshall received the prestigious 1940 William S. Paley award, the ...

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