Technology will be performing website maintenance on Tuesday, July 25 from 10pm-2am. Please make arrangements beforehand if you are needing to use any of the following.

• Public website –
• Mobile Site
• Evantage Programs
    o MyHome Sale
    o MyHome Search
    o MyHome Compare
    o MyHome Watch
• KCH Agent
• Forms

Email will NOT be affected, neither will your Zap site.

Setting a strong, secure password is the first step you can take to help insure your personal cyber-security. Sean Ferrell, from the technology department has been leading information sessions on how to create passwords that insure privacy. If you have not been able to attend one of these sessions, here are a few keys points you should know:

  • Use special characters in your passwords, e.g. #$@&, etc.
  • Replace characters with letters, e.g. P@$$word
  • Test your password strength on a site like

If you would like more information on password protection, please contact the technology department at or by phone at ext 1411.

We’re so proud to announce that College Blvd. agent and leader of the Bowers Home Team, Rick Bowers has been recognized with the REALTOR® Emeritus award for his 40+ plus years of service in real estate. Rick received his award at KCAR in Leawood, where daughter and team member, Christian Zarif affixed his official Ermertis pin for him, as seen in the photo.

Open houses are the perfect opportunity to showcase your real estate skills. Face-to-face interactions allow you to connect on a personal level with potential homebuyers, which is the first step in marketing. Read complete article.

Source: BHGRE Blog, Monday, July 17, 2017

Talent Attraction is Back… Sign a new talent attraction candidate by July 31, and join us at Stone Pillar Vineyard in Olathe on Sept. 14th from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. If your referral is hired, you’ll receive 10 years of additional income! *Ask your broker for details.

Stone Pillar Vineyard has white and red wines, fruit wines, and single barrel and reserve wines. Their wines come from a variety of seven different red grapes, and nine different white grapes. If you want something a little different, they even have wine slushies! Check out more here.

The Summer issue of Distinctive Collection e-magazine is now available. Flip through this digital magazine to see some of Kansas City’s finest luxury homes priced from the $600Ks. From Leawood to Lee’s Summit, you’ll see stunning interior and exterior photos, as well as details about these exclusive homes for sale in Kansas City. Share this e-magazine with your prospects and clients today who are searching for their next Kansas City luxury home. We will be accepting submissions for the Fall issue beginning in September.