News & Advice

Maintain your home and environment with salt alternatives

While salt does a great job of melting snow and ice, it can be bad for your driveway and walkways, garden, pets and the environment. Here are some alternatives you can use instead: Sand – Sand will absorb sunlight, which can help melt snow and ice. It will also provide traction, so you won’t slip […]

ReeceNichols Opens Johnson County West Office

ReeceNichols Real Estate, the leading real estate brokerage in Kansas and Missouri, is opening a new office. ReeceNichols Johnson County West will open February 2021 at 10592 S. Ridgeview Road in Olathe, Kansas. ReeceNichols Senior Vice President of Brokerage, Krista Wilson, will be Managing Broker.  “Johnson County is experiencing a tremendous amount of growth to the West, which made this location […]

ReeceNichols: 2020 Year-In-Review

2020 was a year of challenge and change. We had to completely rethink the way we do nearly every aspect of our business. But it was also a year of hope and gratitude. We persevered, continuing to guide the people we serve through their homeownership journey with the expertise and compassion ReeceNichols is known for. […]

BEST PLACES TO VIEW LIGHT DISPLAYS IN KANSAS CITY

There’s nothing like a beautiful light display to get you into the spirit of the season! Here is a list of events and spots to add to your calendar. 18th & Vine Historic District Downtown East – Kansas CityAdmission: FREE Drive or walk by the magnificent tree lit all season in Kansas City’s historic 18th & Vine […]

MAKE YOUR HOME READY FOR WINTER

Before the snow falls and a chill takes hold, it’s important to winterize your home. If you procrastinate, it could come at a cost! Here are some tips that’ll help make your home more enjoyable when the temperature drops. CHECK YOUR HEATING SYSTEM Turn the thermostat up to 80 degrees, just to test it. Listen […]

IS YOUR HOME ONE OF KANSAS CITY’S HAUNTED HOUSES?

Kansas City is known for its haunted houses—from The Beast to the Macabre Cinema, you can get your scare on not far from home. However, what if it’s your home that is haunted? Strange noises, unexplained lights flickering, doors closing on their own. Who you gonna call? Probably a handyman.   Flickering lights Loose wiring […]

FIREPLACE MAINTENANCE AND SAFETY

Nothing sounds better than curling up by a warm fire these days. But before you break out your supplies, it’s important to make sure you can enjoy your fireplace safely. Here are some tips you should remember before lighting your hearth. Check your chimney Have a certified chimney sweep inspect and clean the chimney at […]

5 FINANCIAL QUESTIONS ALL FIRST TIME HOMEBUYERS SHOULD BE ASKING

There’s nothing more exciting than buying a home for the very first time. It symbolizes many things, like independence and a fresh start. But before you get caught up in all of the excitement, it’s also important to be critical of the financial aspect of the process as a first-time homebuyer. This is to ensure […]