Real Estate Blog

Secrets of Smart Homebuyers – Tip #2

Secrets of Smart Homebuyers – Tip #2

Know how much you can afford Keep in mind that qualifying for a loan amount doesn’t necessarily mean you can afford the payments in the long run. You can see how it fits your budget by testing it out in your budget for a few months! Transfer the amount into your...

Secrets of Smart Homebuyers – Tip #1

Secrets of Smart Homebuyers – Tip #1

Check your credit score Lenders will decide whether to give you a loan and how much interest they will charge based on your credit score, among other things. Review your credit report for accuracy and to uncover clues to help improve your score. Check your credit...

1922 Flood in Burlington, KS

1922 Flood in Burlington, KS

1922 Flood - Burlington, KS. The aftermath of flooding at 3rd and Neosho Street. 1922 Flood - Burlington, KS. The second flood in 1922. Photo of water entering the street on April 8th. Looking west at the south side of Neosho Street. The old courthouse tower can be...

1951 Flood in LeRoy, KS

1951 Flood in LeRoy, KS

1951 Flood - Moody area, South of LeRoy, KS. Railroad tracks. 1951 Flood - LeRoy, KS. Bridge south of LeRoy. 1951 Flood - LeRoy, KS. The aftermath of flooding looking at Hwy 57 (today Hwy 58) west of LeRoy.

Why Whole House Rewiring

Why Whole House Rewiring

Whole house rewiring is a large project which is becoming more necessary in Emporia, Kansas and surrounding areas. Today's electronics demand more power our older homes no longer can handle that demand making it more dangerous, rewiring your whole house is the best...

City of Lakes

City of Lakes

New Strawn, Kansas is truly the City of Lakes (Three Lakes to be exact). New Strawn is the newest City in Coffey County, Kansas. First settled in 1961, and incorporated in 1970, the City was built when the construction of John Redmond Dam and Reservoir forced...