If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where? (POLL)

Find out what's going on in the Sunflower State's portions of the Metro here.

If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you move?

Downtown KCK/Strawberry Hill
6
10%
Rosedale/KU Med Area
9
14%
Westwood/Westwood Hills
14
22%
Roeland Park/Mission
1
2%
Fairway/Prairie Village north of 75th St.
10
16%
PV/Leawood from 75th to 103rd St.
5
8%
Downtown Overland Park Area
3
5%
Olathe/Lenexa/Shawnee/South O.P./South Leawood
7
11%
Lawrence
5
8%
Other (explain)
3
5%
 
Total votes: 63

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If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where? (POLL)

Postby AlbertHammond » Thu Mar 05, 2015 7:37 am

If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you move? I am just curious where the raggers would gravitate if there was no other option. Be as specific as possible if you have a specific node, neighborhood or subdivision in mind.

EDIT: I CREATED A POLL! Start populating!
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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby mean » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:12 am

Honestly? Lawrence.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby kboish » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:16 am

Lawrence

If it had to be Kc metro. Possibly strawberry hill or rosedale

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby AlbertHammond » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:35 am

mean wrote:Honestly?

Yea! I am hoping to gauge the ragger view of the KS neighborhoods with some small bit of redeeming quality.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby flyingember » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:38 am

Westwood, Roeland Park, Mission, Fairway, Prairie Village north of 75th

basically the parts that blend into Waldo and Brookside in feel and are NE of the northern reaches of Overland Park

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby kucer » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:46 am

LFK or Westwood

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby mgh7676 » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:59 am

Probably Westwood, Strawberry Hill, or Rosedale. Nothing too far south.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby NDTeve » Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:04 am

Mission Hills, Fairway, or PV

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby shinatoo » Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:08 am

Mission Hills or way south in a McMansion. If you're selling your soul, sell high.
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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby KCMax » Thu Mar 05, 2015 10:54 am

We live in Prairie Village.. I don't think we would live anywhere else in KS. Well, Lawrence, but that's too far away.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby WSPanic » Thu Mar 05, 2015 12:49 pm

PV
North Leawood
Spring Valley/Rosedale
Mission Hills (if I win the Lottery)

Basically, the closest to KCMO I can get. I like Strawberry Hill/downtown KCK neighborhoods, but they seem further from KCMO downtown. That could be perception vs. reality.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby rxlexi » Thu Mar 05, 2015 2:43 pm

In my heart - Strawberry Hill or Westheight, KCK. Would love to see Strawberry/Russian Hill make a major comeback, or pick up one of the amazing Louis Curtiss homes in Westheight.

More realistically - Westwood, near Woodside. Or Prairie Village/Fairway. PV as close to the shops as possible.

Certainly Mission Hills if cost no object.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby Imarealperson » Thu Mar 05, 2015 3:00 pm

WSPanic wrote:PV
North Leawood
Spring Valley/Rosedale
Mission Hills (if I win the Lottery)

Basically, the closest to KCMO I can get. I like Strawberry Hill/downtown KCK neighborhoods, but they seem further from KCMO downtown. That could be perception vs. reality.



You seriously think PV and North Leawood are closer to downtown?

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby flyingember » Thu Mar 05, 2015 3:37 pm

From downtown, Prairie Village time-wise is as close as the Legends is in travel time. The Interstate is that much faster

Distance-wise it's about as far as 635 and I-70 in KCK

Leawood at 89th is in a weird location to get downtown. Right now google maps shows following Ward Parkway to downtown at 22 minutes and following 95th east to 71 and taking that the whole way in at 25 minutes. That says a lot right there.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby chaglang » Thu Mar 05, 2015 3:54 pm

Hanover Heights, on State Line just south of KU Med, is a great little neighborhood. Westwood is very nice and sneaky close to the Plaza.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby chingon » Thu Mar 05, 2015 4:23 pm

Rural Wyandotte County, up in the bluffs along either river.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby grovester » Thu Mar 05, 2015 4:33 pm

chingon wrote:Rural Wyandotte County, up in the bluffs along either river.


FTW. When I moved here from the bay area, I lived on 9 acres at 65th and county line. Thought it was fantastic to be able to ride a tractor on the property, but be able to be in westport in 15 minutes.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby rxlexi » Thu Mar 05, 2015 5:45 pm

FTW. When I moved here from the bay area, I lived on 9 acres at 65th and county line. Thought it was fantastic to be able to ride a tractor on the property, but be able to be in westport in 15 minutes.


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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby taxi » Thu Mar 05, 2015 8:35 pm

I love the area up by Sauer Castle. Not sure what it's called. It's a little hillbilly, but eclectic, too.

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Re: If you HAD to move to the Kansas side, where would you m

Postby grovester » Thu Mar 05, 2015 9:43 pm

Yeah, that whole area north and west of SW Blvd is a real mystery with fantastic views.


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