CELEBRATE!!! WHITE PEOPLE LOVE QUICKLY VANISHING KANSAS CITY WESTSIDE!!!
Check this interesting note from suburbanites who will soon be real estate speculators . . .
Kansas City Connection: The hidden gems of Westside
Note . . . Kinda mad here given that the "hidden gems" title was gonna be a TKC foray into soft porn movie production if this blog thing doesn't work out . . . Here's the money line:
"I’ve spent a good deal of my adult life in Kansas City, but am only now coming to appreciate the diversity and funky character of the Westside, a historic neighborhood just west of downtown that has experienced a recent growth of businesses, restaurants and new or refurbished homes."
Again, TKC might qualify as one of these "local characters" but I've made it a point to be really rude while standing in line for crepes.
We're blogging this simply as a prelude to the upcoming Spring/Summer season of gentrification . . .
Last time around the home mortgage collapse burned a great many Westside real estate speculators . . . This time around we're hoping the fallout isn't worse given that nobody wants to live in a neighborhood of transient yuppies gambling that the toy train streetcar is going to save their shaky investment.
Developing . . .