Blog Archives: Real Estate
Home Sales Prices Holding Steady in Brookside
In this post, Sarah discusses market trends and a leveling off of home prices in Brookside.
South Johnson County Home Sales Prices Rise 20% Over Last Five Years
I currently have a bit of business in south Johnson County, Kansas, and being the numbers girl that I am, I wanted to share some of my research. Overall, prices have increased a healthy 22% over the past 5 years.
Bidding Wars in Kansas City’s Real Estate Market Leave Some Sellers Dissatisfied
In my 10 years as a real estate agent, and I have never seen such a frenzied real estate market in Kansas City. We are in a sellers’ market, with the number of home buyers out-supplying the inventory of available homes for sale. With homes regularly selling above list price, some sellers are wondering if they left money on the table.
Staged, Styled, and Sold in Three Days
I am going to take a minute to brag a little bit. Today, a listing of mine sold for 100% of list price, and we received the offer within three days of listing the home online. I am especially proud because, in addition to my normal services, I also managed lighting renovations, chose colors and finishes, and then staged and styled the house.
10 Tips for Success When Entering a Real Estate Bidding War
We’re seeing intense competition among home buyers in Kansas City this spring. Here are my ten tips for success when entering a real estate bidding war.
July 2011 Residential Real Estate Statistics for the Kansas City Metro
I wish I had better news to report, but the prices and actual number of sales are both down across the metro for July 2011 as compared with July 2010….
Kansas City Real Estate Prices and Statistics for May 2011
Below are the local Kansas City real estate numbers. Even though it shows many red arrows, things feel pretty stable this year. It is by no means a booming market,…
2010 Real Estate Year End Review
Below are three graphs showing local real estate data from 2002-2010 (click charts for a closer look). As you will see, the news is not great, but not terrible either….
When to List your Home for Sale – Stats for Brookside, KCMO, Prairie Village, etc…
Below are two graphs reflecting the number of sales by area, by month, over the last four years. I made them this way because I wanted to see trends which…