Olathe Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Olathe, KS continually updated from thousands of sources.
Nov 28, 2013 | 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?
Nov 25, 2013 | 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?
Nov 23, 2013 | 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?
Friday Mar 28 | via Deseret News
This March 26, 2014 photo shows Nida Degesys, National President of the American Medical Student Association, at her office in Sterling, Va. Comment?
Sunday Apr 6 | via Hattiesburg American
Every month that Gregory Zbylut pays $1,300 toward his law school loans is another month of not qualifying for a decent mortgage. Comment?
Saturday Apr 5 | via The Wichita Eagle
Gov. Sam Brownback's Rural Opportunity Zones provide tax abatements and student-debt repayment for people coming to work in one of 73 rural counties with declining populations. Comment?
Friday Mar 21 | via The Capital-Journal
The thought probably crosses every home buyer's mind: Are we paying too much for this house? It may be the home of your dreams, but if the cost is more than it's worth, it could become a nightmare down the road should you ever try to sell. Comment?
Sunday Mar 30 | via Lucianne.com
When Bill and Melinda Gates go to Africa and see healthy people and sick people, they presumably have a single thought: what can we do to make everyone healthy? When Bill Gates looks at education in America and sees good students and bad students, he probably assumes that these variations are part of the human condition. Comment?
2 min ago | via The Mecklenburg Times
DEAR BENNY: A neighbor just told me that Congress has just enacted laws that take away all of the benefits we homeowners get, including the ability to deduct our mortgage interest and - most importantly - the right to exclude up to $500,000 from our profits so that no capital gains tax will have to ... Comment?
6 min ago | via Bloomberg
U.S. Bancorp, the nation's biggest regional lender, posted a first-quarter profit that matched analysts' estimates as mortgage-banking revenue declined. Comment?
6 min ago | via Halesowennews.co.uk
A COUPLE have been told they must sell the Halesowen home they turned into a shop to sell thousands of pounds worth of counterfeit goods, to help clear their ill-gotten gains. Comment?
14 min ago | via Wall Street Journal
U.S. Bancorp said its first-quarter earnings fell 2.2% as the regional lender posted weaker mortgage banking revenue. Comment?
10 min ago | via MarketWatch
Earlier this month, the company agreed to buy 11 branches in Michigan from Bank of America Corp., while in March it closed its deal to buy Camco Financial Corp., a community bank with 22 branches in Ohio. Comment?