September 19-23 is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) fourth annual SepticSmart Week. The purpose of SepticSmart week is to promote education on septic systems and encourage homeowner's to take action for proper care and maintenance. One-quarter of U.S. homes rely on septic systems for wastewater treatment. If not kept in proper functioning order, failing septic systems can cause public health issues as well as impair valuable water resources.
Hunt Mortgage Group, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today that it has provided a $10.2 million Fannie Mae loan to refinance Windemere at Tall Grass I, a multifamily property located in Wichita, Kansas
Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) September 3, 2015 - As a business that works for the benefit of the environment, EnergyONE equips clients with all the knowledge and resources in regards to Solar Energy. Extending technology that offers an efficient, sustainable way to harnessing the power of the sun, the enterprise impresses clients
State Treasurer Ron Estes today announced an initial victory in Kansas’ efforts to force the U.S. Treasury to deliver matured U.S. savings bonds to the state as unclaimed property. Judge Elaine Kaplan with the U.S. Court of Federal Claims denied the U.S. Treasury’s request to dismiss Estes v. United States, No. 13-cv-01011 (Fed. Cl. filed Dec. 20, 2013
The Members offered their support of the Plaintiffs-Appellees in their fight against proposed rules that will undermine the quality and affordability of in-home companion and domestic care for seniors and disabled individuals. The brief can be found here.
Lee & Associates Kansas City has announced that Russell Pearson, CCIM, formerly a director with the firm, has been promoted to principal. Pearson, who joined Lee & Associates’ Kansas City office in 2008, specializes in industrial brokerage and has negotiated numerous key deals for the firm in and around the Kansas City metro area. In his tenure with Lee, Pearson has been involved in a wide array of industrial transactions, earning numerous accolades, including being named a CoStar Power Broker in 2012.
The New York Times wrote a hit piece on Senator Pat Roberts and Kansas today that contains several untruths.
Governor Sam Brownback and officials from Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC), the Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kansas and Foutch Brothers, LLC celebrated the grand opening this week of KCK's newest affordable housing development. City View at St. Margaret's, formerly St. Margaret's Hospital, is a $16.2 million state-of-the-art, historic rehab offering 111 energy-efficient, loft-style apartments for seniors ages 55 and over
Manhattan, Kansas homes just got easier to search for online, thanks to the partnership between IDX, Inc. and real estate broker Dolly Anderson. Thousands of properties are now synced to the search page Anderson hosts with the innovative the IDX Broker technology, which extracts raw Manhattan Kansas MLS (MARMLS) listing data and displays it flawlessly onto the website of Anderson. Never before has such a simple solution been utilized to bring ease and efficiency to the online property search.
HarenLaughlin Construction Company, of Lenexa, Kan., has agreed to pay a $27,286 civil penalty to settle allegations that it failed to use proper lead-safe work practices during the renovation of a multifamily property built in 1922 at 811 E. Armour Boulevard., Kansas City, Mo., in violation of the Renovation, Repair, and Painting (RRP) rule. It also failed to notify the property owner about lead-based paint risks before the company or its subcontractors performed renovation work at the site.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - May 7, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- March 2013 residential permit statistics indicate a thirty percent jump over 2012 for the same quarter last year, according to the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City’s (HBA) monthly Residential Building Permit Statistics report. This year’s first quarter recorded 832 single family units compared to last year’s first quarter number of 640.
OVERLAND PARK, KS - April 3, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Centralized Showing Service, Inc. (CSS), the nation’s leader in real estate showing services, is pleased to announce that the South Central Kansas MLS has selected CSS to schedule and manage home showings for all their REALTOR® members.
Torrance, CA - March 21, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- Erik Murray, a principal with Lee & Associates’ Kansas City office, has been accepted for active membership in the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR). Membership in SIOR, the most prestigious professional commercial and industrial real estate association, is a designation reserved for only those who demonstrate exceptional ethics as well as a high gross fee income (GFI) per year in the commercial real estate industry. Only the top one percent of commercial brokers meet the stringent membership requirements
Lenexa, KS - January 09, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Albracht Perma-Siding and Window Co., of Omaha, Neb., has agreed to pay a $6,188 civil penalty to the United States to settle allegations that it failed to notify an Omaha couple about lead-based paint risks before the company or its subcontractors performed renovation work at their pre-1978 home. It also failed to keep records of lead safe work practices it stated it performed at 10 pre-1978 homes in Lincoln, Bellevue, and Omaha, Neb.
Torrance, CA - August 10, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- B.H. Properties LLC, a Los Angeles-based commercial real estate investment firm, has negotiated the 5.5-year lease for its industrial building located at 5300 Kansas Ave. in Kansas City. The tenant, Comprehensive Logistics, Inc., a third-party logistics provider, plans to fill the entire 517,000-square-foot property. Comprehensive Logisitics also leased an additional 120,000 square feet in an adjacent facility.