The name says it all. Olathe is the Shawnee Indian word for "beautiful," and that with the city council leadership creates the reason why Olathe is the fastest growing city in the state. The county seat of Johnson County, this community of some 122,000 residents is located in the southwest quadrant of Kansas City Metro area on Interstate I-35. Olathe features an award-winning school district, a thriving business community, strong economic growth, excellent city services, an expansive park system, a rich history and a bright future. Real estate options consist of two-story, reverse one and one half story homes, split-level and ranch style homes, multi-unit condominiums, townhouses and land for custom building.
Olathe offers a wide variety of shopping, dining, and cultural events to experience, as well as acres and acres of park land and prairie tall grass. Olathe features 54 square miles of well-planned neighborhoods accented by gently rolling hills, 17 miles of recreational trails, 37 parks, three large lakes, golf courses, and several small lakes scattered throughout. Olathe features an incredible array of large, traditional and ranch style homes, many on broad properties with spectacular views and surrounding landscapes.
Olathe, KS Real Estate Market: Price Range of Olathe Houses for Sale
The Olathe real estate market is made up of two-story, reverse one and one half story, split-level and ranch-style homes as well as multi-unit condominiums and townhouses for sale in Olathe. Olathe homes start in the mid $100,000 - $300,000 + for various models and styles and advance to multi-million properties in secluded communities and sub-divisions. Olathe's communities and sub-divisions are rich in trees, rolling terrain and water grace the landscape. Lots and acreages are also available for building, hunting and farming.
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Olathe Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 2nd, 2016: homes priced around $323,180 compared to $311,089 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +4%. For Thursday, May 5th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.63%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.76%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.05%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.69%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Olathe KS. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Olathe to help you find the best home!
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