KC Metro & Burbs - Blog

Follow me
Real Estate Agent - Diamond Partners Inc - 00244377
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.
Local real estate statistics were recently published for October 2009.  The market update below shows that closed sales and the number of purchase offers accepted are UP since last October, while the inventory of available homes for sale has declined.  This is great news for sellers, and should s...
Once a buyer purchases a house and becomes a homeowner there is usually a lot of time, money and thought that goes into personalizing the property to make it feel like a home.  By, adding decorative touches a homeowner begins to gain more and more pride.  A little creativity can go a long way and...
The weather forecast shows a wet, rainy, but warm Halloween is expected in the Mid-Hudson Valley and Poughkeepsie are.  Hi 69 / Lo 42.  It might turn out to be the first rainy Halloween night since I moved into my house 10 years ago.  I can track the weather back that far because each Halloween I...
This was the million dollar question being tossed around the other day when I was talking with a home builder.  I just started working with him to locate some foreclosed properties with the possibility that he will flip a few houses while he waits for the home building business to recover.  Will ...
The Walkway Over The Hudson is a story of a community that came together to rescue a landmark bridge.  The old Poughkeepsie - Highland Railroad Bridge was abandoned after a fire in 1974.  It sat for decades deteriorating because it was too expensive to tear down.  On October 3rd, 2009 the restor...
Dear Carol,  I look forward to my house hunting trip this upcoming weekend.  I'll be in town for three full days but much of my time will be spent meeting with directors of the new division I will begin working for next month.  Therefore, I have limited time to view property ....I have selected t...
So, you need to sell your house?  Okay, maybe you don't NEED to sell, but maybe you want  to sell.  For whatever reason, you're selling - because of a job opportunity resulting in relocation, a divorce, a lifestyle change, your retiring or perhaps getting remarried.  But, wait.  What happens if y...
Most homeowners don't realize that when they interview a real estate agent to list their house for sale, the agent is also interviewing them too.  As Realtors, we don't always take every listing that comes our way.  Well, okay ...maybe some of the most desperate of agents do.  Not me.  The truth ...
Are you considering a move to Dutchess County?  Are you wondering where you might want to live?  If you are new to this area or just visiting, please take a few minutes to browse the links below for information specific to each Dutchess County town.  You'll see that each community has its own uni...
  The Town of LaGrange in Dutchess County is a scenic Hudson Valley Community located approximately 75 miles north of New York City.  LaGrange has long been attractive due to the close proximity to a major north/south route, and the bucolic, scenic countryside. The town is mainly a residential ar...

Carol Culkin

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

Get the WeatherBug Web Widget widget and many other great free widgets at Widgetbox!