real estate

Central Standard
1:59 pm
Thu September 18, 2014

Rehabbing Kansas City's Historic Homes: The Rewards, The Challenges

Kansas City is full of beautiful old homes, albeit in need of a little TLC. Investing in a home that's listed on a historic register or located in a historic neighborhood brings a closer connection to the city and its history, as well as a unique set of challenges.


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9:30 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Midwestern Farmland Values Continue To Rise

Originally published on Mon August 19, 2013 3:22 pm

Even though farm income only saw a slight increase between the second quarters of 2012 and 2013, there continued to be a rapid rise in the value of farmland, according to a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, which surveyed agricultural banks in parts of seven Midwestern states, including Missouri and Illinois. 

Kevin Kliesen, business economist and research officer with the Fed in St. Louis, says there’s anecdotal reports that some of the money is coming from big, institutional, including foreign, investors.

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KC Currents
5:13 pm
Mon October 8, 2012

How Discriminatory Real Estate Practices Led To A Divided KC

Author Tanner Colby wondered why almost none of his friends were black.

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Central Standard
9:07 am
Wed June 13, 2012

Signs KC Home Sales Are On The Rise

Dan Whitney, LandMarketing

Sellers, realtors and even buyers are taking note – the KC housing market is changing. On this Wednesday's Central Standard, a look at signs the market’s on the rebound.

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