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Crime & Safety in Wichita : Real Estate Advice

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Thu Sep 17, 2015
Joetta asked:
Tue Feb 24, 2015
AF Farha answered:
It's a matter of personal choice, and there are public websites that could answer you about any area in which you're interested. Please let me know if I could direct you to said sites. My e-mail address is afarha@weigand.com. ... more
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Leesa Hughes answered:
Hi, there are some websites you can go through to get a broad understanding of crime stats. Here are a couple:

http://www.city-data.com/city/Wichita-Kansas.html
http://www.homefacts.com/crime/Kansas/Sedgwick-County/Wichita.html

I'm a local, so if you need specific information please do not hesitate to contact me!

Leesa Hughes
Cell: (316) 462-9498
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Sat Mar 8, 2014
Suzanne MacDowell answered:
http://www.city-data.com/crime/

This is a terrific site for crime rate data. I think you can search by city or by zip code.
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Tue Mar 12, 2013
Paul Rosales answered:
You may move out if you wish. However, please know that sometimes a lender will send inspectors to short sale homes to verify occupancy. If the inspector finds a home vacant they may execute the lenders right to secure, manage & even winterize the property. This can lead to a filing of foreclosure or if a foreclosure is already underway it may lead to a foreclosure acceleration. When they secure the property they may have the right to enter the home and remove any personal property they find if it is deemed detrimental to the property. ... more
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Tue Feb 19, 2013
Paul Rosales answered:
The link Sherry provided is a great link to check.
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Sat Nov 17, 2012
Anna Owen answered:
There are crime statistics listed at the police department website. www.wichita.gov....then go to Police Department. There will be TONS of information on stats, your beat officer, and different crime prevention programs! ... more
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Mon Nov 7, 2011
Reenie West answered:
People sell their homes for all kinds of reasons. Job transfers, divorce, health reasons, death, birth, down sizing, up sizing whatever. Some sellers have been waiting and watching the market to put their homes up for sale. One school of thought is "if my neighbor puts their home up for sale and I have been thinking of selling; their home may sell my home so I'll list it and see what happens". If you look in all the neighborhoods in Wichita you will find multiple homes for sale. One popular area has 44 homes for sale. As far as safety, the best answer was from the Agent in NY, speak with the police department if you have concerns. ... more
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