These are the most affordable neighborhoods in the US

Released Tuesday, Trulia’s latest analysis found affordable neighborhoods spread all across the Midwest.

How Santa Claus helped a Keller Williams agent score clients

About 60 families attended Joe Nelson’s Santa-themed event Sunday in the Kansas City, Missouri, area — a good mix of new contacts and past clients.

Edina Realty puts agent training and mentoring on the ‘Fast Track’

Jake Perpich is hoping to buy a home himself next spring, and after selling 14 of them in his second year of business, he is well on his way. To what does he owe his launch? He was one of the new agents to benefit from Edina Realty’s Fast Track onboard…

Kansas City real estate agent arrested for homicide

A 27-year-old cold case murder has just seen new activity — and a real estate agent has been arrested as the perpetrator. On Oct. 19, Carolyn Heckert, who most recently worked for Reece and Nichols brokerage, was charged with premeditated first-degree…

Led by low refi occurrences, U.S. loan originations are dropping

RealtyTrac recently released its U.S. Residential Property Loan Origination Report, revealing 1.4 million residential loans originated in the first quarter of 2016 — down 12 percent from the prior quarter and 8 percent from one year ago. These figures are …

10 green must-haves for your eco-friendly renter

As the appeal of city living attracts more Americans to metropolitan centers, the multifamily real estate market has risen in prevalence and popularity. The upsurge in apartment rentals is largely due to convenience, urban accessibility and affordabili…

Setting the tone for energy efficiency in multifamily buildings

The City Council of Kansas City recently passed an energy empowerment ordinance to help cut down costs and improve the energy efficiency of multifamily homes throughout the city. Buildings that are 10,000 square feet or larger are required to have benc…

Anthony West: ‘No matter how innovative the technology, nothing replaces human interaction’

“This biggest technology challenge I face is bordering the line of relying too much on it,” says the millennial Kansas City Realtor. “This is a relationship and people business.” …

Keyzio helps buyers and sellers test the market, expanding typical transaction’s timeline

Keyzio, a real estate marketplace for buyers and sellers to connect well before it’s time for either to move, wants to bring more homes on the market by expanding a typical transaction’s timeline. Using the Kansas City-based startup’s platform, which …

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate enters Kansas

Prudential Kansas City is 15th brokerage to join network this yearread more