What You Can Get For $500,000 Right Now


Each part of Kansas, Missouri and the Kansas City metro area has its own feel, and its own market values.

If you’re looking for a house in the $500,000-$550,000 range, your budget can get you very different sizes, amenities and lifestyles depending on where you’re looking. Here’s what you can get at that price point in eight different areas, from North KC to Wichita to Joplin:

Note: These listings are available at the time of publication. If the listing you want becomes unavailable, reach out to an agent to help you find something similar!

This brand new house in North Kansas City, MO with an open house today:

               4 Bedrooms

               3 Bathrooms

               2,870 Square Feet

               3 Car Garage

This highrise in Downtown Kansas City, MO:

               2 Bedrooms

               2 Bathrooms

               1,287 Square Feet

               2 Garage Spaces

This stress-free condo in Leawood, KS:

               2 Bedrooms

               2 Bathrooms

               1,918 Square Feet

               2 Garage Spaces

This new house in South Overland Park, KS with country views and a community pool:

               4 Bedrooms

               3.5 Bathrooms

               3,177 Square Feet

               3 Car Garage

This new construction house in Lee’s Summit, MO that still has time for you to pick your own paint and countertops:

               5 Bedrooms

               4 Bathrooms

               2,824 Square Feet

               3 Car Garage

This rambling corner home in Joplin, MO:

               5 Bedrooms

               4.5 Bathrooms

               5,500 Square Feet

               3 Garage Spaces

This custom-designed house with passive and active solar in Lawrence, KS:

               4 Bedrooms

               3 Bathrooms

               2,717 Square Feet

               2 Car Garage

This estate in Wichita, KS on a 0.66 acre lot:

               7 Bedrooms

               4.5 Bathrooms

               5,024 Square Feet

               4 Garage Spaces