Kansas City, MO----Dubbed a "Haven For Real Estate"
What Others Say About Kansas City
"Kansas City is Becoming a Mecca for Big Technology Names"
- The Huffington Post
"Kansas City is an obvious place that has an up and coming tech community to rival other top geographies"
- David Cohen, CEO, Techstars
"Kansas City is rapidly becoming known nationally as a hotbed of entrepenerial activity "
- Peter J. deSilvan P
President & COO, UMB Financial Corp.
"Kansas City is pushing the envelope in becoming one of the most, if not the finest entrepeneurial citie in this great country through a renewed spirit of collaboration, community and leadership."
- The Huffington Post
"Kansas City is known for it's BBQ and easy-does-it midwestern charm, but a decade long effort to revitalize the cities downtown has transformed this former jazz mecca back into a culturally rich metropolis ."
- The New York Times
Kansas City, often referred to by its initials, K.C. is the the 37th largest city in the United States and the largest city in the state of Missouri. Ithas a population of 464,310 and is the predominant city of a metropolitan area of more than 2 million people spanning the
Situated at the confluence of the Missouri and Kansas rivers, the city offers a wealth of attractions.The landscape includes wide boulevards, beautiful parks, fantastic architecture and more than 2000 fountains. The city's diversions include world-class
museums, a vibrant art scene, superb shopping and great blues and jazz clubs.
Kansas City is becomming is becomming the most entrepeneurial city in the nation and a "mecca for big technology names" according to the Huffington Post. A report by the Kauffman Foundation shows that Kansas City has the third highest increase in high-tech start-ups between 1990-2010 and was chosen by Google as the first site for Google Fiber installation. The Wall Street Journal has named Kansas City as the "Information Technology Hub" of the nation. Kansas City is also the site of the $4.3B Cerner Corp. development project which is the largest development in the history of the state of MO and is expected to create 16,000 new jobs.
Kansas City consistently ranks as one of the cleanest and safest cities in the U.S.and was voted the #1 underrated city in the U.S. by the Los Angeles Times. More than 55 million Americans can get to Kansas City in less than a days drive and Kansas City is just a 3 hour flight from both coasts.