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Spring 2018, VOL. 6 | Issue 2

On the Cover Grand home on corner lot in the heart of Mission Hills Page 11 Sprawling Prairie Village Estate with pool - a must see!


1901 W. 61st Ter., Mission Hills, KS 66208 Grand Old Mission Hills home on enormous corner lot. Timeless original design updated for modern living, preserving historic elegance of original millwork, marble/granite/terrazzo surfaces. Patterned hardwood floors, curved center staircase, leaded glass windows and doors, and elevator serving all four floors. Spacious rooms; walk-in closets in every bedroom. Perfect flow indoors and out for entertaining. Gourmet chef’s kitchen with stainless Viking appliances, and granite counters. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc1901w61 Amy Greif 913.981.2838 MLS# 2067968

4 bedrooms 3 full baths 3 half baths $1,850,000


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f you’re looking for the finest in Kansas City luxury living, you’ve found it. Our Spring issue of the DISTINCTIVE COLLECTION digital magazine showcases many of the most sought-after properties on the market. As a luxury home buyer, you know exactly what high-quality and desirable amenities you’re looking for in a home, and you’ll find plenty to choose from in homes throughout our digital magazine. Just click “view online” to see more detailed information about the home as well as additional photos on kansascityhomes.com. Purchasing a home is a very important decision and we are happy to assist you in any way possible – in-person tours, guidance from experienced sales professionals, etc. If you are already working with an agent, please connect with them about the luxury homes in this magazine that interest you. If you don’t already have an agent, we invite you to contact the office nearest to you to speak with one of our luxury homes specialists today. We’ve included a complete list of our offices on the back cover of this issue.

MISSION HILLS

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PRAIRIE VILLAGE

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LEAWOOD

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OVERLAND PARK

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OLATHE

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OTHER KANSAS

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KANSAS CITY

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OTHER MISSOURI

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Thank you for giving us the opportunity to BETTER serve your distinct real estate needs. Enjoy the Spring issue of DISTINCTIVE COLLECTION. Regards,

David Cooper, CEO Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes


2941 Verona Rd., Mission Hills, KS 66208 Lovely Mission Hills home on a beautiful street! Large great room with high ceilings. Hearth room kitchen leads out to a 3 seasons room that overlooks large brick patio & gorgeous landscaped back yard. Very private! Walkout gym area could be home office or 5th bdrm. Large master bedroom has fireplace plus master bath/closet was new 3 yrs ago. W/D hookups in closet too! Open floor plan. Finished basement w/large laundry area, wine cellar, rec room & plenty of storage. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc2941ver Brenda Harden 913.661.2357 MLS# 2091851

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4 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $1,899,000


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2225 Str atford Rd., Mission Hills, KS 66208 Elegant Tudor in the heart of Mission Hills. Over 4,300 sq. ft. of space featuring beautiful wood work, tall ceilings, amazing glass work on an estate lot. This home provides the basis of refined living in one of Kansas City’s most desired neighborhoods. Picture yourself bringing your touches to this magnificent property. Exudes warmth, grace and class. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc2225strat Amy Greif 913.v981.2838 MLS# 2082397

4 bedrooms 3 full baths 1 half baths $1,795,000

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3010 W. 69th St., Mission Hills, KS 66208 A beautiful Country French custom-built in 2001 with exquisite architectural detail & stunning golf course views. Appointments include soaring & beamed ceilings, floor-to-ceiling French doors, limestone fireplace surrounds & marble entry. The hearth room/kitchen includes stone fireplace, granite island, stainless steel appliances & wet bar. The master includes marble bath, walk-in closet & laundry room. A lovely landscaped & private backyard surrounds. View online >> http://bit.ly/distcoll3010w69 Nancy Ward Real Estate Group 913.981.2840 MLS# 2032842

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3 bedrooms 3 full baths 1 half baths $1,795,000


MISSION HILLS

6101 Mission Dr., Mission Hills, KS 66208 The most beautiful Georgian Colonial in Old Mission Hills, this prestigious property has been in the same family for 65 yrs. It has a stately presence, overlooking the Verona Columns & has been painstakingly restored. Architectural details include extraordinary deep molds, French doors & hardwood floors. There are formal living & dining rooms & a stunning cherry-paneled library with fireplace. The hearth room kitchen is granite with stainless steel appliances. View online >> http://bit.ly/distcoll6101mission Nancy Ward Real Estate Group 913.981.2840 MLS# 2035822

5 bedrooms 5 full baths 2 half baths $4,850,000

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PR AIRIE VILLAGE

4011 W. 87th St., Pr airie Village, KS 66207 Stunning full acre lot in lovely Somerset Acres West. Four bedrooms, plus a bonus room, with ample living spaces lead to huge resort-feel covered patio and in-ground pool. The yard is fenced for complete privacy. Finished walk-up lower level with full bath, full kitchen and media center provide all the entertaining space you want. Updated chef’s kitchen with Wolf range, double beverage coolers, warming drawer. Don’t miss your chance to own one of the large lots in Prairie Village. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc4011w87 Amy Greif 913.981.2838 MLS# 2095738

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4 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $925,000


PR AIRIE VILLAGE

8700 Alhambr a Road, Pr airie Village, KS 66207 Inspired by California modern style architecture, this home is a luxurious & sophisticated retreat. Featuring unparalleled distinction; soaring ceilings & sprawling entertaining areas offer grand style in the heart of the city. The dramatic marble entry unfolds to light-filled rooms, amazing architectural details and numerous entertaining spaces. The resort-like backyard oasis features a gorgeous 56’ pool with waterfall, sensational lighting and outdoor kitchen. Margy Ronning 913.981.2918 Jan Bleakley 913.981.2862

7 bedrooms 7 full baths 3 half baths $1,600,000

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PR AIRIE VILLAGE

30 Le Mans Ct., Pr airie Village, KS 66208 Fresh, bright and completely updated in Corinth Downs. Great floor plan with main floor master and den. Fantastic chef’s kitchen with high-end appliances, functional island, two additional refrigerator drawers, wet bar. Two large bedrooms upstairs. Huge finished lower level walk-out with full kitchen, large bedroom, full bath, media room, exercise area. Easy living in luxurious Corinth Downs with lawn maintenance provided. Multiple outdoor patio/ deck areas. Perfect right-size opportunity. View online >> http://bit.ly/dclemansct Amy Greif 913-981-2838 MLS# 2095412

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4 bedrooms 4 full baths $995,000


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LEAWOOD

8605 Wenonga Ln., Leawood, KS 66206 Traditional Colonial center hall plan leads to spacious Formal living & dining rooms, family room & kitchen. The kitchen, with granite & stainless steel appliances has a large center island & opens to a breakfast/sun room. Hardwood floors throughout most of the home. Lovely .70-acre lot, brick patio. Large second floor Master bedroom and another Master bedroom on main floor. Two offices, main floor utility & finished lower level. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc8605wen Kathy Stone 816.410.5500 MLS# 2084760

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6 bedrooms 4 full baths 2 half baths $1,175,000


LEAWOOD

8700 Lee Blvd., Leawood, KS 66206 A stunning renovation of the prairie style architecture in the heart of Old Leawood. Dramatic contemporary open design brings the outside in with soaring ceilings, floor to ceiling angled windows, walnut beams, open suspended stairwell plus bamboo flooring. The state-of-the-art kitchen includes granite & stainless appliances & cork flooring. The lower level is a walk-out with a second kitchen, media room, wine cellar & fourth bedroom/ exercise room. It opens to a beautiful stone patio. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc8700lee Nancy Ward Real Estate Group 913.981.2840 MLS# 1974495

3 bedrooms 4 full baths 2 half baths $2,295,000

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LEAWOOD

14314 Juniper St., Leawood, KS 66224 Amazing 1.5 story loaded with upgrades! Perfect Plan for every occasion! Impeccable woodwork, custom cabinetry, high ceilings & incredibly spacious room throughout! Stunning living room/hearth room fireplace. Chef’s kitchen with breakfast room. Highend stainless steel appliances, built-in fridge/freezer, warming drawer & double ovens! Enormous finished lower level, second kitchen, huge rec room, media Rm & tons of additional storage. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc14314jun Chartrand Group 913.661.8575 MLS# 2095755

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5 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $800,000


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2812 W. 117TH St., Leawood, KS 66211 Updated Country French home on third fairway is rich with architectural details. Large flowing living areas all have fireplaces and walls of windows to provide natural light. Views of the resort style heated pool and golf course can be seen throughout the home. Gorgeous main floor master suite features his and hers closets, a heated bathroom floor, and a private balcony! You’ll love cooking in this chef’s kitchen with high-end appliances. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc1812117 The Goering Group 913.661.6745 MLS# 2097797

5 bedrooms 4 full baths 2 half baths $1,325,000

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OVERLAND PARK

15225 Perry ST., Overland Park, KS 66221 Extraordinary setting! Quality built custom home with views of the lake. The best in outdoor living featuring a heated pool. Open floor plan in like new condition with fresh paint, carpet and fixtures. Well designed kitchen with custom cabinetry, walk in pantry and gas cook top. A spacious master bedroom with a fireplace and walk in closet. Walk-out lower level with a bar that seats up to 8! This home is truly a must see! View online >> http://bit.ly/dcperryst Mary Kanatzar 913.661.2364 MLS# 2092929

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5 bedrooms 5 full baths 1 half baths $879,000


12330 W. 164TH Ter., Overland Park, KS 66221 A Meticulously Maintained Home With 5,200 Sq. Ft. of Quality High End Finishes. Main Floor Features Open Floor Plan, Two Story Entry, Great Room & Family Room With Fireplaces, Dining Room, Office, Chef’s Kitchen With Spacious Island & Pantry, Mud Room & Half Bath. Upstairs Includes 4 Bedrooms Including Large Master, Laundry & Bonus Balcony. In-Ground Sprinkler System, Fenced Backyard. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc12330164 Ted Devore 816.410.5522 MLS# 2097184

5 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $650,000

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OLATHE

10504 S. Highland Ln., Olathe, KS 66061 Follow the brick paver drive to this secluded lake front French château! With privacy, estate lot & gorgeous views of the lake & golf course from every level; you are sure to fall in love at first sight! Enjoy those views from the martini deck just off the master oasis, in the all-weather sun porch, or on the beautifully-tiled deck! Create gourmet meals in the chef’s kitchen & entertain in the lower level! View online >> http://bit.ly/dc10504high The Phil Summerson Group 913.661.2303 MLS# 2087027

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5 bedrooms 5 full baths 2 half baths $1,195,000


OLATHE

26640 W. 109th St., Olathe, KS 66061 Custom built 1.5 story home on a highly coveted golf lot. Stunning curb appeal, landscaping & flagstone patio that’s perfect for outdoor entertainment. This beauty boasts two master suites, two utility rooms and two full kitchens. Plenty of square footage that allows for customizable spaces. Every bedroom features a massive walk-in closet and private bath. View online >>http://bit.ly/dc26640w90 The Phil Summerson Group 913.661.2303 MLS# 2090656

5 bedrooms 5 full baths 1 half baths $799,500

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27251 W. 108th St., Olathe, KS 66061 Elegance and style are two qualities that run throughout this gorgeous 1.5 story home located in The Reserve at Shadow Lake. Stunning indoor and outdoor entertaining areas that capitalize on breathtaking views on every level. Comfortable and open floor-plan with exquisite finishing and details in every room. Master retreat is a true oasis with spa-like en suite. Kitchen is a chef’s dream! Lower level boasts a second kitchen, wine room, media room and more! View online >> http://bit.ly/dc27251180 The Phil Summerson Group 913.661.2303 MLS# 2087017

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6 bedrooms 6 full baths 1 half baths $1,875,000


25172 176th St., Leavenworth, KS 66048 Absolutely stunning estate home, almost 5000 sq. ft. of living space on 2.2 acre lot! Walk in to soaring ceilings w gorgeous wall of windows & gas fireplace. Custom cabinets, tile, pantry and dining area in Kitchen perfect for hosting. Plus formal dining. Peaceful views from back deck. So many extras - Heated tile floors, safe room, custom walls built to withstand 200 mph winds, stamped concrete driveway, detached workshop garage. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc176th Kimberly Vanek 816.410.6286 MLS# 2088387

6 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $675,000

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2044 N. 200th Rd., Wellsville, KS 66092 Equestrian’s dream home nestled on 40 picturesque acres! Quality abounds throughout! Well-designed ranch with open Great room & kitchen. Finished walkout with second family room, office/non-conforming fourth bedroom, full bath & huge storage space. Grounds include fenced pasture, Boehm hay fields, trees & a pond! Three outbuildings, barn with workshop, loafing shed & new four stall stable with tack room! Baldwin City schools! View online >> http://bit.ly/dcn200th Chartrand Group 913.661.8575 MLS# 2083650

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3 bedrooms 3 full baths 1 half baths $799,000


25062 Woodridge Cir., Leavenworth, KS 66048 Big, beautiful home on a 2.5-acre, private cul-de-sac with tons of character & space! With over 4,500 sq. ft. of living space, this home is perfect for a growing family. Enjoy home-cooked meals in this updated, gourmet kitchen with open-concept dining, easy access to the sprawling back deck, & a formal dining room. Check out the 30’ x 40’ detached garage/workshop! Gorgeous hardwoods, a luxurious master suite, & large office make this house feel like home. View online >> http://bit.ly/dcwoodridgecir Kimberly Vanek 816.410.6286 MLS# 2060547

5 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $650,000

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K ANSAS CITY

121 W. 48th St., #107, K ansas City, MO 64112 Extraordinary Sulgrave double unit combines for gracious home plus over-sized outdoor living with private entry off street. Great for pets. Wonderful floor plan with entertaining space, indoor and out. Large master suite, one-floor living, chef’s kitchen, three outdoor patios and gardens, walled courtyard. 10 ft. ceilings, beautiful hardwood plank floors. A perfect alternative-size move unlike any other. Seller will consider Lease/Purchase option. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc121w48107 Amy Greif 913-981-2838 MLS# 2042964

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2 bedrooms 2 full baths 1 half baths $1,150,000


K ANSAS CITY

4940 Summit St., K ansas City, MO 64112 A classic Mary Rockwell Hook design, this Italian Country Manor was designed by the architect for herself. Sitting high on a hill above Sunset Dr., it affords breathtaking views west of Brush Creek & north of the Country Club Plaza. Stunning architectural details include leaded glass windows, arched & shuttered cased openings, Palladian/French doors, wide plank pine & inlaid oak floors. There is formal living room & hearth room/ formal dining room View online >> http://bit.ly/distcoll4940summit Nancy Ward Real Estate Group 913.981.2840 MLS# 2046559

5 bedrooms 6 full baths 1 half baths $1,725,000

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4950 Centr al St., K ansas City, MO 64112 A beautiful renovation of a two-story condominium in Kirkwood Circle. The home offers a stunning new kitchen with breathtaking Plaza views & includes marble/granite counter tops, custom cabinets & Wolf/Subzero appliances. It opens to a beautiful terrace with built-in Wolf grill. Stunning architectural details include floor-to-ceiling windows, deep moldings & hardwood floors. There are formal living & dining rooms, a study & library, as well as a custom-built wine cellar. View online >> http://bit.ly/distcoll4950cent Nancy Ward Real Estate Group 913.981.2840 MLS# 2046600

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3 bedrooms 3 full baths 1 half baths $3,250,000


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5801 Spinnaker Pt., Parkville, MO 64152 This custom-built, craftsman style home offers a unique look, style and set of amenities that are hard to match in Riss Lake or anywhere in the KC metro. Amazing view of nature through the floor to ceiling windows in the great room. Seasonal views of the lake and a long list of amenities includes: a 2-story fireplace in the great room, kitchen with granite island and multiple built-in cabinetry throughout. View online >> http://bit.ly/dc5801spin Mark Rao 816.410.6277 MLS# 2089231

4 bedrooms 4 full baths 1 half baths $640,000

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OVERLAND PARK Broker: Rob Hill 8300 College Blvd. Overland Park, KS 913.661.8500

PRAIRIE VILLAGE Broker: Annie Premis 7400 State Line Rd. Prairie Village, KS 913.981.2800

BLUE VALLEY Broker: Darrel Stiles 14310 Metcalf Ave. Overland Park, KS 913.661.6700

PLAZA Broker: Dan Sweeney 435 Nichols Rd. Kansas City, MO 816.410.5500

LEAWOOD Broker: Steve Moyer 3740 W. 106th St. Leawood, KS 913.345.3000

NORTHLAND Broker: Kristi Ferrara 4166 NW Barry Rd. Kansas City, MO 816.436.3600

LIBERTY Broker: Joanna Williams 105 N. Stewart Ct. Liberty, MO 816.781.4700

LEE’S SUMMIT Broker: Michele DuPont 3367 NE Ralph Powell Rd. Lee’s Summit, MO 816.272.7302

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Distinctive Collection Spring 2018  

If you’re looking for the finest in Kansas City luxury living, you’ve found it. Our Spring issue of the DISTINCTIVE COLLECTION digital magazi...

Distinctive Collection Spring 2018  

If you’re looking for the finest in Kansas City luxury living, you’ve found it. Our Spring issue of the DISTINCTIVE COLLECTION digital magazi...