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Tmdillon72, Home Buyer in Lawrence, KS
Tmdillon72 asked:
Can you update a middle school listed for a house? The middle school listed for 633 Arrowhead Drive in Lawrence, KS is incorrect. The school listed is Liberty Memorial Middle School; however, the correct middle school for that development…
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jun 4, 2015 Home Selling in Lawrence
Pam Joseph, Home Buyer in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Pam Joseph answered:
Can you please provide specific information on this property? Address, # of acres, additional descriptions
4243 Lee Lane, Blaine, WA

3920 sq ft fully finished with 5 bedroom & 2.75 baths on .45 acres.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 3, 2015 Foreclosure in Baldwin City
Brenda Haase, Real Estate Pro in 67401
Brenda Haase answered:
We are going to be selling our house by owner. How do you go about getting listed on Trulia.com? Do you have to have an MLS number?
Unfortunately you can not list your home on Trulia as a FSBO. It has to be listed with an agent in order to be listed here. I do list homes in your area and would be happy to help you. ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jun 2, 2015 Home Selling in 66049
Diana Hellman, Real Estate Pro in 10538
Diana Hellman answered:
I have four pets - 2 miniature schnauzers, 1 smooth-haired wheaten and an indoor cat. Are there any rental properties that would accept this? 2 BR
I recommend your reaching out to local agents in the area rather than this general forum, by either contacting through trulia those agents who service the areas you are interested in or ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 10, 2015 Rentals in Lawrence
lewisremingt…, Home Owner in Rochester, NY
lewisremington19 answered:
who to install wood privacy fence?
Depending on where you live, there are probably a lot of different companies you can go to for a wood fence installation. Depending on how high you want it to be, you could get it a lot ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 29, 2015 Home Buying in Lawrence
Sally Burns, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Sally Burns answered:
Are there any agents that will help you find a rental house?
Hi Kim! I run a local rental guide in Lawrence called The Housing Hawk to help renters find apartments and houses in town. You can search the active listings on our website, or you can ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 19, 2014 Rentals in Lawrence
Sally Burns, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Sally Burns answered:
Can someone give me advice on finding a rental around Lawrence?
I run a local rental guide in town called The Housing Hawk and we work with dozens of landlords and property managers to help connect them with renters. You can check out all of the act ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Oct 19, 2014 Rentals in Lawrence
Laurabarnett…, Home Buyer in
Laurabarnett2012 asked:
Lawrence ks FHA loan are there any lenders in Lawrence that would lend to someone with a 595 score for an FHA?
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jul 18, 2014 Home Buying in Lawrence
Annette Lawr…, Real Estate Pro in Palm Harbor, FL
Annette Lawrence answered:
WHERE ARE THE CHEP HOUSES?
They are the ones found on the MLS printout, sorted from highest price to lowest, at the bottom of the page.

Most buyer start from the bottom and often never reach the top. That why ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon May 19, 2014 Foreclosure in 66049
Brian Boyle, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Brian Boyle answered:
Are there any programs that will help with down payments for first-time buyers in Lawrence?
The Kansas Homeownership Assistance Program (KS-HAP) is a great program. It is a 'First-Time Homebuyers' down payment assistance. FHA requires a minimum cash investment of 3.5% of the ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 11, 2014 Home Buying in Lawrence
Ken Schmidt,…, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Ken Schmidt, MBA, REALTORĀ® answered:
Just moved to Kansas, and I work in Overland Park, I need to find a 3 bedroom for under $1000. where should I start?
Hello Todd,

Rob offered some excellent advice. I would add that right now is a great time to re-start you search if you took a break over the Holidays. Each day new listings are ad ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jan 22, 2014 Rental Basics in Lawrence
Marcia B. Ke…, Real Estate Pro in 66614
Marcia B. Kelly answered:
What types of kitchen countertops are the most popular right now in various areas of the country?
I just wrote a blog article on this. Check it out:

Consider 6 counter-top materials popular on the West Coast.

Recycled Glass.

Colorful, recycled glass mixed with cement. Con ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 30, 2013 Curb Appeal in Lawrence
Marcia B. Ke…, Real Estate Pro in 66614
Marcia B. Kelly answered:
When using a transition broker, how much information do you disclose?
I assume you mean "transaction broker, " a form of representation in KS that is not "agency." Here's what the law says: The transaction broker protects the confidences of both parties ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Oct 23, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
Nathan Parad…, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Nathan Paradis answered:
Retiring to Lawrence. Want a hilltop view. 3 bd, 2 bt, 2000 sq ft. $200000 to $350000.Deireable studio space on property. Any chance?
Hi there BXMASON.

What's your timeframe? Hard to predict inventory with any degree of certainty so you might feel out a couple of us local pros, find a good fit, and have your buyer ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 21, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
Rob Lang, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Rob Lang answered:
where can I find free listings for rent ot own homes in or around Lawrence ks?
For the most part, rent to own homes have halted due to mortgage reform. Once you choose a REALTOR, he will show you what other options are available such as lease purchase, contract f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 12, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
Mark Hess, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Mark Hess answered:
Hi, my husband and me are moving to Lawrence and we were looking for a 1 or 2 bedroom apartment/townhome. Can anyone recommend any good apartments?
Try CraigsList since it is free to advertise in or try Ljworld.com which is the local paper and check their classifieds. We do have a few listings for rent in our MLS so email me at Mar ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Oct 12, 2013 Moving in Lawrence
Stan Trekell, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Stan Trekell answered:
It is possible to buy a decent place (apt., home) for under 60K in Lawrence KS?
Mabelle,
In a word, no. I inform my out-of-area buyers that Lawrence is probably the most expensive place in the State of Kansas to purchase a home. With that said, no one complains w ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Sep 23, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
Nathan Parad…, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Nathan Paradis answered:
lived in Lawrence for 10 years in Foxfire and moved to NYC for past 2 years . Just retired early at 50 and looking to move back.
Hey Flyfish,

Congrats on early retirement and welcome back in advance!

"What does Lawrence offer folks like us now a days?" - Pretty dynamic array of properties w/ Home Owners As ... more
2 votes Share Flag Sun Sep 15, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
Brian Boyle, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Brian Boyle answered:
Buying a Home fully to help pay off mortgage
I would like to clarify my point. I would suggest that investing in real estate is a lovely proposition. There are phenomenal margins and return to be achieved. I am only suggesting ... more
0 votes Share Flag Tue Apr 16, 2013 Investment Properties in Lawrence
Stan Trekell, Real Estate Pro in Lawrence, KS
Stan Trekell answered:
I do a search for "Farm/Ranch" and get listings for city lots. That is a form of spam that discredits the profession.
What website are you using to search listings? Perhaps I can be of assistance.
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 14, 2013 Home Buying in Lawrence
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