Olathe Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Olathe, KS continually updated from thousands of sources.
Thursday Nov 28 | via The Kansas City Star
Among the pileup of closing fees that seal the sale of a house in Kansas are two injecting millions into the coffers of local government. Comment?
Monday Nov 25 | via The Wichita Eagle
County officials want to keep the fee, The Wichita Eagle reported, and estimated that counties across the state would lose about $47 million a year in revenue if the fee goes away and isn't replaced. Comment?
Saturday Nov 23 | via The Wichita Eagle
Since 1925, the rule in Kansas has been if you buy property on a mortgage, you pay to have it recorded by the county. Comment?
Oct 16, 2013 | via The Kansas City Star
The owners of Corporate Woods, a 22-building office park in the heart of Johnson County, have obtained a $230 million loan from Citibank to refinance the development. Comment?
Aug 30, 2013 | via Prairie Village Post
All of them! Just kidding, kind of. With less than three months of inventory in our area, most homes are selling quickly. Comment?
Thursday Nov 14 | via Business Journal
The Kansas Bankers Association and Kansas Association of Realtors are talking to legislators about introducing a bill for the 2014 session that would eliminate Kansas' longtime mortgage registration fee. Comment?
Monday Nov 11 | via The Capital-Journal
A mortgage filing fee brought $47 million in revenue for Kansas counties last year. Comment?
Saturday Nov 9 | via Truthdig
Twenty-six year National Guardsman Jerrod Hays lost nearly half his face to a roadside bomb in Iraq. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 5 | via The Capital-Journal
Kansas lawmakers will be asked during the upcoming session to repeal a fee on mortgage loans that bankers and real estate agents call an unfair tax that duplicates other charges in the loan process. Comment?
Oct 30, 2013 | via The Wichita Eagle
The Veterans Affairs system is supposed to ensure that those who risk life and limb defending their fellow Americans do not face financial ruin once they return home. Comment?
4 min ago | via Albany Times Union
In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, photo, Workers frame a home under construction in Matthews, N.C., Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. Comment?
4 min ago | via Iol.co.za
The Dow and the S&P 500 finished lower for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday after investors found few reasons to make big moves, with uncertainty remaining over when the Federal Reserve will start to slow its stimulus. Comment?
5 min ago | via Albany Times Union
In this July 30, 2013 file photo the headquarters of Deutsche Bank are pictured in Frankfurt, GermanyThe European Commission has fined a group of major global banks a total of 1.7 billion euros for colluding to profit from the interest rates market as it was announced Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013. Comment?
6 min ago | via Reuters
The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Comment?
32 min ago | via Deming Headlight
Courtesy Photo Micki Shillito, of United Country Real Estate, was named 'REALTOR of the Year' by the Deming-Luna County Board of REALTORS. Comment?