Olathe Real Estate News
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Sunday Jun 14 | via Daily Kos
When Jacob LaTurner was elected to the Senate in 2012, he was one of the youngest elected members in the state. At 24, LaTurner's prior experience working as an intern for Representative Lynn Jenkins had given him a unique view of government, and he vowed to bring transparency as his first goal during his term as senator. Comment?
Sunday Jun 7 | via Daily Kos
With the house adjourned, the State of Kansas looked to the Senate to finally set the bar for the tax policies for the state of Kansas. Today, in a 21-17 vote, the slimmest of possible margins, the Senate passed HB2109, the comprehensive tax plan. Comment?
Friday Jun 5 | via The Pitch
Johnson County residents should ready themselves for a property tax hike. County manager Hannes Zacharias proposed a budget for the upcoming fiscal year that contemplates an increase in property taxes that works out to $4 more a month for the average Johnson County residence. Comment?
Apr 8, 2015 | via NBC Action News
Homeowners are starting to care more about their foundations and whether or not they have a basement come storm season. OLATHE, Kan. Comment?
Apr 3, 2015 | via NBC Action News
Frost Advisory issued April 3 at 11:13AM CDT expiring April 4 at 9:00AM CDT in effect for: Bourbon, Cherokee, Crawford Frost Advisory issued April 3 at 11:13AM CDT expiring April 4 at 9:00AM CDT in effect for: Barry, Barton, Benton, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Dent, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Maries, Miller, Morgan, Newton, Oregon, Ozark, Phelps, Polk, Pulaski, Saint Clair, Shannon, Stone, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Webster, Wright The real estate market is hot and some agents say sales are as big as they were before the housing market collapsed. But we found the increased prices have led to an increase in scams. Comment?
Sunday Jun 28 | via KCTV5
It happened at a Kansas DMV and comes as Gov. Sam Brownback is ridiculing the Supreme Court ruling that same sex couples can marry. Jessi and Brianna Fesmire got married in November. Comment?
Thursday Jun 25 | via The Wichita Eagle
When the 2015 legislative session began in January, many commonsense legislators arrived in Topeka knowing Kansas faced a major budget crisis. We acknowledged, along with a majority of Kansans, the undeniable fact that our financial problems were a direct result of a massive tax loophole passed in 2012 that allowed more than 330,000 Kansas businesses to avoid paying any state income taxes. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 24 | via The Capital-Journal
A married couple from India living unlawfully for many years in McPherson has been arrested and charged in a 45-count federal indictment charging illegal employment of aliens, various kinds of fraud and making false claims of U.S. citizenship. A third defendant in the case is a business partner of the McPherson couple in the ownership of a Lawrence liquor store. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 24 | via KAKE
A married couple from India who themselves are unlawfully in the United States have been arrested on an indictment charging unlawful employment of aliens, document fraud, bank fraud and making false claims of U.S. citizenship. Arrested were Satishkumar "Sam" Patel, 47, and his wife, Daxaben S. Patel, 36, both of McPherson, who are in federal custody and scheduled to appear today in U.S. District Court in Wichita. Comment?
Monday Jun 15 | via The Wichita Eagle
For all the tears and hyperbole, threats and posturing, deception and outright lying that preceded the final votes in this year's Legislature, one could surmise that something was actually accomplished. Postponing a problem, shoving it down the road doesn't qualify as an accomplishment. Comment?
13 min ago | via National Mortgage News
A survey of mortgage lending executives conducted by mortgage insurance company Genworth found that most executives believe that a disconnect exists between lenders and borrowers on who qualifies for a mortgage. The survey, conducted at the Mortgage Bankers Association's Secondary Mortgage Market conference in New York, found that 66% of lending executives believe that borrowers mistakenly think they wouldn't qualify for a home loan. Comment?
17 min ago | via MySanAntonio.com
The term "bank-owned" isn't synonymous with cheap in the case of these two high-dollar foreclosures in and around San Antonio. Luxury pools, guest homes, outdoor living space, chef's kitchens and five star-like master bedrooms are a few things these two homes have in common. Comment?
26 min ago | via LBC 97.3
The European Union is still by far Britain's most significant trading partner, accounting for nearly half of trade. The UK suffered when the Greek crisis reached its previous peaks in 2011 and 2012. Comment?
33 min ago | via Cleveland.com
After years of store closures led to a foreclosure last summer, retailers at Chapel Hill Mall say foot traffic is up and are optimistic that new ownership could breathe life into what used to be Summit County's most trafficked shopping center. Mainstream stores like The Gap, Borders and Game Stop have vacated the mall, but management seems to have had some success finding local tenants to stop the bleeding. Comment?
35 min ago | via Freshnews
RealtyMogul.com recently announced securing $250 million in capital commitments from institutional investors for bridge and permanent lending in commercial real estate, and these two new hires will further facilitate the company's explosive growth and expansion in the commercial real estate debt markets. Sanchez and Kim, who helped launch Colony Mortgage Capital in 2013 and have originated and executed nearly $1 billion of senior and mezzanine loans since its inception, will be responsible for generating substantial new commercial business for RealtyMogul.com. Comment?
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