Bethany Frankel At the Homes show

The Greater Kansas City Home and  Lifestyle Show is pleased to announce that Bethenny Frankel, the self-made businesswoman, TV producer, natural foods chef, multiple New York Times bestselling author and mother, will headline the 2019 show. Frankel is the founder and CEO of Skinnygirl, a lifestyle brand offering practical solutions to women. She was listed on Forbes’ top 100 Most Powerful Celebrities, has a TV production company, B Real, is a “guest shark” on ABC’s hit TV show Shark Tank, and has hosted a nationally syndicated talk show, Bethenny. She is a star of The Real Housewives of New York City and founded B Strong, a charity providing real-time emergency assistance to women who face crises on their roads to success.

Fans will learn about Frankel’s career and lifestyle as well as ask her questions during her time on stage. Frankel will also host meet-and-greet opportunities with her fans. For the opportunity to meet Frankel and get a photo with her, fans can go online to and purchase a special Meet and Greet ticket for only $35. 


Tom and Jane Brown Named Northlanders of the Year

Tom and Jane Brown of Kansas City, MO, were named 2018 Northlanders of the Year at the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Banquet, held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa. 

Tom is Chief of Staff for the United States House of Representatives, and Jane is an Assistant United States Attorney. Currently, Tom is a member of several of the St. Luke’s Hospital boards and the board of the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce. Jane has been heavily involved on the North Kansas City School District School Board and Foundation Board.

Recently, Tom was awarded the Missouri Healthcare Trustee of the Year in 2010 and received the Phoenix Award for Community Involvement in 2012. Jane is the first female judge in Clay County, Missouri, the first female partner in a law firm in Clay County, and the first female Clay County Counselor in Clay County. She was selected to be an Assistant Director of the National Advocacy Center. She is also a published author and mediator.





Curry Real Estate Donates to Elementary School

Curry Real Estate Services, a full-service commercial and multifamily real estate brokerage and property management company, organized a supply drive for one Kansas City public elementary school with 99% of students on free or reduced meals. Curry associates donated more than $4,000 in school supplies and personal care items.

Prosperity Home Mortgage Expands in Missouri

Prosperity Home Mortgage, LLC announced that they are expanding residential mortgage operations with twenty offices in Kansas and Missouri. The move continues the firm’s expansion in the midwest region and adds to their 200+ offices serving the diverse financial needs of homebuyers – whether first-time buyers, those trading up or downsizing. 

“We’ve succeeded and grown in this very competitive business environment by prioritizing a stellar customer experience and offering consumers a choice of products suited to their individual needs. At Prosperity, we’ve built a culture of service, along with a technologically smart and streamlined process, without losing the human touch.” commented Tim Wilson, president and CEO.

Mike Frazier, President and CEO of ReeceNichols Real Estate, the leading real estate brokerage in Kansas and Missouri, said, “We’re excited to partner with Prosperity to offer an ever-expanding, full range of mortgage finance products, all focused on improving the home buying experience for our clients.” Prosperity Home Mortgage will operate everywhere HomeServices Lending formerly operated with locations in most ReeceNichols Real Estate and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Kansas City Realty offices.