Property, Rentals, Transactions

Property, Rentals, Transactions

Outdoors agency adopts IDX solution to make property listings accessible

EUGENE, OR - August 31, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Hayden Outdoors, an interstate real estate brokerage firm, has uploaded the dynamic IDX Broker software to its website. Dax Hayden has proven his dedication to serving his clients time and time again, but his adoption of a customized IDX solution only reinforces his commitment to the real estate market and pleasing home seekers. Hayden and his Information and Real Estate Services (IRES) partnership, makes thousands of homes available to those utilizing his search page. Searching for and buying home online have become simpler and easier for Idaho home seekers, thanks to IDX Broker and Hayden.

Family run real estate business expands again with IDX Broker software on their website

EUGENE, OR - August 6, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Doug Stephens has teamed up with IDX, Inc. to create an easy-to-use and effective real estate search page. The real estate website of Stephens now boasts the revolutionary IDX Broker software, syncing his listings with the Lawrence MLS, to deliver home seekers around Lawrence, Kansas with the most comprehensive property search process available online. The addition of the custom IDX solution only reinforces his dedication to quickly matching potential buyers with homes and serving them in the best ways possible as a real estate broker and agent

Customizable IDX solution simplifies searching for a home for Kansas realtor, Gail Dicus.

EUGENE, OR - June 4, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Kansas City real estate professional, Gail Dicus, has joined with IDX, Inc. to revolutionize her realty website by adding IDX Broker software. As a member of Heartland MLS (HMLS), Dicus has long had access to thousands of listings around Leawood, Kansas. But now, thanks to the integration available with IDX Broker, Dicus' clients can also view and search in the HMLS database of property listings, all from the convenience of Dicus' website. This tool helps to simplify the home search process for both real estate agents and brokers and potential buyers by giving Realtors more control and giving buyers more freedom.

Kansas Housing Awards $62.4 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Construction of Affordable Rental...

ARRA Created Programs Help Finance 26 Housing Developments, 842 Rental Units Statewide. Topeka, KS - January 12, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) has awarded $62.4 million in stimulus funds to support the construction of 842 affordable rental housing units statewide. The funds come from the Tax Credit Exchange Program (CEP) and the Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP), two initiatives established in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) to create housing for the nation’s lowest income residents.

New Year, New Home for Six Greensburg Families

Greensburg, KS - January 4, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Six Greensburg families will ring in the New Year moving into new homes thanks to housing development grants created by the Kansas Legislature. The grants, which target cities and counties rebuilding after the 2007 tornadoes and flooding, help finance the construction of housing and infrastructure, such as streets, water and sewer systems.

Rental Assistance to Help Kansas Families Secure Safe, Affordable Housing

Topeka, KS - October 26, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Helping struggling families secure affordable rental housing and move towards financial self-sufficiency, Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) has awarded $1.2 million in Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) to ten agencies statewide.


July 27, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attending the 2009 Kansas Housing Conference in Overland Park? Make your hotel reservations today and save! The conference has negotiated special discounted room rates with 6 hotels near the Overland Park Convention Center, but you must act now!

Notice of Selection Criteria for the Tax Credit Assistance Program

May 15, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Kansas Housing Resources Corporation hereby publishes a preliminary draft of its Selection Criteria for funding through the Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP). All applications are evaluated based on the Selection Criteria in the Qualified Allocation Plan. KHRC will then rank and give priority to applications based on the following criteria

Appliance Replacement Program Commits $4 Million in Two Weeks

Topeka, KS - April 23, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) is pleased to announce that after only two weeks, $4 million in funding for the Residential Appliance Replacement Program is now committed. KHRC launched the statewide initiative to reduce energy consumption among homeowners and renters on April 7th, 2009. Today, after receiving over 1300 voucher requests totaling nearly $5 million, applications will no longer be accepted.

Kansas City Housing Closes Down Year in 2008

January 19, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Metro Kansas City housing permits fell more than one third in 2008, according to statistics compiled by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (HBA). The metro region finished the year with 5,072 total housing units permitted, down from 7,909 total units in 2007.

Rental Costs Increasingly “Out of Reach” for Thousands of Kansas Families

Kansas Housing Costs Highlighted in 2007-2008 Housing Affordability Report TOPEKA, KS - The cost of affordable rental housing climbed again in 2007, outpacing the wages...


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Senators Press NDAA Conferees to Protect Basic Allowance for Housing

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) joined U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), John Boozman (R-Ark.) and John Tester (D-Mont.) this week in a bipartisan effort to urge the leaders of the Senate and House Armed Services Committee to protect the housing benefits of dual-military families, women and junior members of the Armed Forces.



Thirteen non-profits and public housing authorities will share approximately $1.8 million in Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) to help Kansas families obtain safe, affordable housing of their choice. Funded through the federal HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) and administered by Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC), TBRA helps income-eligible households afford rental subsidies, utility deposits and security deposits.