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August 2019 Kansas City real estate market statistics from KCRAR

KCRAR has released the August 2019 real estate market reports for Kansas City and its surrounding counties. The report overview indicates that home supply has dropped and home prices are on the rise – making this a great time to list before homebuyers are distracted by the holiday season. RELATED LINK: SELL A HOME Heartland MLS continues to provide healthy results …

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Fall Home Maintenance Tips

If you’re like us, Fall is usually filled with a plethora of things to do – Fall festivals, wine walks, apple orchards and beautiful days to do just about anything other than work. We recommend taking a break from pumpkin carving to complete a few Fall home maintenance steps that will save you money in the long run. Gutters and …

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Trick-or-Treat Safety Guide

We’re creeping in on the sweetest family holiday of the year – Halloween! The Buy Sell Live KC household loves decorating our porch, plugging in some creepy lights and wearing costumes as trick-or-treaters flood the neighborhood. Will your family be hitting the streets to collect candy this year? If so, we’ve found a few quick tips for ensuring everyone stays safe …

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July 2019 Kansas City real estate market statistics from KCRAR

KCRAR has released the July 2019 real estate market reports for Kansas City and its surrounding counties. The report overview indicates that home supply has dropped and home prices are on the rise – making this a great time to list before cooler temps and holidays creep into the calendar! RELATED LINK: SELL A HOME Heartland MLS continues to provide healthy …

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Super savings for students on Missouri tax-free weekend 2019

Is your family ready to head back to school? Kansas Citians will be packing backpacks with some sweet deals over Missouri’s annual tax-free weekend! The state’s annual back-to-school sales tax-free shopping holiday begins at 12:01 am on Friday, August 2. It ends at midnight on Sunday, August 4. Missouri’s typical 4.225% sales tax will not be assessed on back-to-school purchases …

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Where to Find a Tiny Kansas City

When we say we “live KC” – we really do live and breathe all things Kansas City. I grew up in rural Kansas with frequent trips into town. Aaron grew up here right in KCK and the Northland. Years ago, I graduated college and immediately moved to the metro. Between the two of us, since then, we’ve lived in every …

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8 Uniquely Kansas City Things to Do This Weekend

We’ve been pulling out all the stops to avoid doing housework lately. The result: a small ton of seriously cool things we’ve discovered in KC that – well, after 9 years in the city – I’d forgotten existed. Looking for some weekend fun? Here’s where to turn for uniquely Kansas City things to do. Throw axes You totally read that …

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Kansas City Events April 5-11

AILEY II 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Friday, April 5-6, and 2 and 6 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at Folly Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey will present “The Next Generation of Dance” featuring the dancers of Ailey II, whose repertory includes Alvin Ailey’s classics and new works by emerging choreographers. Under the artistic direction of Troy Powell, the company performs across the country …

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Kansas City Events March 29-April 4

ROYALS VS. CHICAGO WHITE SOX 3:15 p.m. Thursday, March 29; 6:15 p.m. Saturday, March 31; and 1:15 p.m. Sunday, April 1, at Kauffman Stadium Finally, after what has seemed to be a never-ending offseason, the Royals will open the 2018 season. Eric Hosmer, Lorenzo Cain and others are gone, so most experts expect a lot of losses. But with a …

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Kansas City Events March 22-28

Kansas City events March 22-28 GREATER KANSAS CITY HOME SHOW Noon-8 p.m. Friday, March 23; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, March 24; and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, March 25; at Bartle Hall Jeff Lewis, star of Bravo’s “Flipping Out,” will be the big attraction at the 70th annual Greater Kansas City Home Show. He will appear at 2 p.m. Saturday and …