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Hottie Denise starts our day in the midst of the real estate selling season. Accordingly, she inspires us to raise cash via land because God isn't making any more of it . . .
Complex: Real Estate Developer Plasters 42-Foot Tall Photo of New Wife on Building After Finalizing Divorce
Forbes: That Sinking Feeling - Real Estate In The Age Of Climate Change
Inman: 5 real estate dragons (and how to tame them)
Closer to home, here's a few of the worthwhile links we're checking right now . . .
Update On Downtown Parking Price War
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Thousands of basketball fans will pack downtown Kansas City this week for the Big 12 Conference men's basketball tournament. Fan fests and other championship activities will close the following streets surrounding the Sprint Center: Grand Boulevard (between 13th St. and Truman Rd.): closed starting at 10 a.m.
More Road Work Reporting
Kansas City, MO - A major road project is underway for the I-435 and I-70 interchange near the Truman Sports Complex. MoDOT says the project will cause closures and detours for almost two years. The eastbound I-70 ramp to northbound I-435 and the eastbound I-70 ramp to Manchester Trafficway is expected to be closed through December of this year.
Kangaroos Dress For Success
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Having the right skills isn't always enough to land your dream job. Looking the part is important, too. But dressing up didn't come naturally to Steven Pinkerton, a senior mechanical engineering student at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. "I'm not really the suit guy, you know," he said.
Saving 1st Responders From Themselves
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Several Kansas City firefighters are in Washington, D.C. this week for the largest legislative conference among all labor unions. Mental health is one of the topics they will be focusing on with members of Congress to encourage support on this issue.
Fanboy Merch For A Good Cause
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One Kansas City senior center hopes Chiefs mania can help it overcome an unexpected budget shortfall. The Don Bosco Senior Center will raffle off a framed, autographed Patrick Mahomes jersey. Raffle tickets are $25 apiece or five for $100. The center will limit sales to 1,000 tickets.
Kansas City Fútbol New Hire
Gedion Zelalem, a 22-year-old holding midfielder who has competed for both the United States and Germany in international play, has joined Sporting Kansas City in a transfer from English Premier League side Arsenal FC. Zelalem has signed with Sporting KC for the 2019 MLS season, with club options for 2020 and 2021.
Forecasting The Cowtown Work Week
Wednesday is the day with the chance for the heaviest rain.
Alesso - TIME is the song of the day this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .