Blog Posts

Janssen Place #20

  Eric and Jane Piper bought 20 Janssen Place in July 2011 and moved into the house in March of 2013 after the renovation of the attic and part of the second floor had [...]

Rooms to Grow

Design Gives Back in Raytown Design Gives Back stepped into the lives of Nakia and Jesse Daniel’s family whose battle with sickle cell anemia had taken a toll on their [...]

Design Gives Back

DESIGN GIVES BACK was created by interior designer Kelee Katillac – It was 1992 and I was an interior designer in Kansas City, Missouri, recently returned from a New [...]

Fabulous Homes

I sell some of Kansas City’s most beautiful homes. Recently one of my colleagues from our Better Homes and Gardens Plaza office commented that I list the most fantastic [...]

Kietzman Home Beacon HIll

2419 Forest Avenue Kansas City, MO 64108 A brand new Kietzman Urban Home in beautiful Beacon Hill is now on the market! Contact me at or [...]

Kansas City

2014 was a great year for Kansas City. Last year Kansas City was brought into the national spotlight and it continues to shine. First and foremost the success of the Kansas [...]


DEVELOPING BEACON HILL with ARCHITECT and BUILDER – RANDY AND JANE KIETZMAN I met Randy and Jane Kietzman when they were selling their home on the Westside. A [...]

Beacon Hill

Beacon Hill is located between Troost Avenue and the Paseo between 24th and 27th streets.  It covers almost 90 acres with panoramic views of downtown and is walking [...]

Knuckleheads Saloon

As many of you know Knuckleheads is my favorite clubs in Kansas City.  It’s located at 2715 Rochester in the East Bottoms and the easiest way to get there is to go [...]

History of 20 Janssen Place

20 Janssen Place was build by William Pickering of the Pickering Lumber Company in 1910.  This Italiante Revival style house has approximately 7700 square feet of living [...]