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Carol Culkin, Real Estate Salesperson, is your source for real estate in Overland Park. Carol is an award winning agent who gets results! For more information on the Kansas City Metro Area or the Overland Park community please call Carol at (913) 333-8310.
Just a 45 minute drive south of the suburbia setting of my Overland Park home, sits Cedar Crest Lodge on top of a knoll overlooking woods and the rolling hills of Pleasanton, Kansas. We opted to not travel for leisure this summer by airplane during the year of COVID and social distancing. I thoug...
When it comes to youth soccer, it doesn't get much better than the nationally recognized soccer complex located right here in Overland Park. It's the hub of competitive play in the Midwest region. Soccer tournaments are hosted here regularly, almost all year round. On any given weekend, the many ...
Just like the weather, the housing market in the Kansas City Metro has heated up this year. This is a snapshot of market statistics year to date as of June 30th, after the end of the 2nd quarter. Of 2020. Notice that despite a pandemic, this local market is HOT HOT HOT and prices have gone UP UP ...
 "The butterfly is a flying flower, the flower a tethered butterfly."Ecouchard Le Brun FriYAY! Time to do a happy dance! It's shaping up to be a beautiful weekend in Kansas! Little chance of rain, daytime temperatures in the mid 80s to low 90s, perfect for outdoor social distancing, taking walk o...
Once you've perused floor-plans and toured dozens of model homes, its time to get picky about the many details of a home. I've started a combined list of options and "deal breakers" my clients have shared with me in the past. I always suggest they make a wish-list when starting out, and to expect...
I happened across this fun little gift shop in Olathe, KS a few years ago and over the course of time I've bought more gifts for myself than for all others. It's a little out of my way and currently a rather ridiculous road construction project has closed down a portion of a major nearby route, s...
Recently ReeceNichols Real Estate was named #1 in Kansas City Magazine's The Best of KC 2020. What an honor for any company or busines to make this list. I have recently joined ReeceNichols after an 8 year sabaticle from the real estate business. I am very happy and excited to be surrounding myse...
Check out this loan first time buyers! This is available in Johnson and Wyandotte County KS and Jackson County MO now.  Income limit is $65,000 per year. They can go down to a 620 credit score and no PMI, among other great features.   If you don't know Brian Cross, you should.  He's very sharp an...
Looking for a KC Keto friendly and gluten free bakery? Look no further! I'm so excited to have discovered this little bakery in Grandview, Missouri, just outside of Kansas City. Kat is so friendly and because she lives a keto lifestyle herself, she only bakes keto and gluten free sweets. She's ve...
How are you staying busy around the house during the pandemic? Are you climbing the walls, like me? Well, now might be the perfect time to find a Do It Youself project! Not every household improvement or repair requires a pro. So give yourself some credit, you may discover that you are more capab...

Carol Culkin

Overland Park Residential Real Estate
smartphone(913) 333-8310
local_phone(913) 322-8345
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