January 2015

Found 7 blog entries for January 2015.

More and more of our clients are only interested in a ranch style home.

To make it easier to find ranch style homes, we've created a new search criteria for home styles.

You now find homes in Omaha by style. These styles include... 

  • Ranch
  • 1.5 Story
  • 2 Story
  • 2.5 Story
  • Bungalow
  • Raised Ranch
  • Split Entry
  • Multi Level
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It's that time of year again. Let's take a look at the most expensive homes sold in Omaha during 2014.

If you want to take a look at our older posts, here you go.

  • 5 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Omaha During First Half of 2013
  • 5 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Omaha During 2012
  • First Half of 2011
  • Second Half of 2011
Without further ado, here are the most expensive homes sold in Omaha in 2014.  


This home is located in Linden Estates.

Sale Price: $1.8 Million

14243 Hamilton St.

6 Bedrooms
13 Bathrooms
23,118 Square Feet



This home is located in the Fairacres neighborhood of midtown Omaha.

6710 Davenport St.

$2 Million

4 Bedrooms
6 Bathrooms
6,603 Square Feet



This home is

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Interest rates are HOT right now!

FHA 30 Year...3.25%
Conventional 30 Year...3.5%
Conventional 15 Year...2.75%

If you've been thinking about buying or have any friends, family or coworkers that have been, contact your favorite Bartusek Group agent today and take advantage of these 2+ year low rates!

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Omaha currently has approximately 3600 homes that are deemed unsafe to live in; Of these, approximately 775 are on the list to be demolished. This has been a big problem in many ways. In demolition projects, as little as 40 percent of materials are salvaged. This leaves most of the wood, metal and other items wasted; filling up local landfills.

Jason Gillbreath, owner of Reclaimed Enterprises, has come up with inventive ways to save much of these homes in what is being called upcycling. The deconstructing process consists of carefully removing nails from walls, prying up flooring, pulling old sinks and counters and anything else salvageable from old, abandoned homes. All of these items will be re-purposed in various ways. New jobs, less waste and

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We've created a page dedicated to Aksarben homes for sale.

Aksarben is vibrant community. It is conveniently located in mid-town Omaha. It is next to the UNO Campus. Aksarben Village is home to corporate headquarters, restaurants, Aksarben Cinema, and more.

It is also the future site of the UNO Community Arena.

Homes in this neighborhood are in the $100,000 to $200,000 price range. It is a great neighborhood if you are starting a family or buying your first home.

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The Omaha World-Herald food writer Sarah Baker Hanson lists the favorite restaurants reviewed in 2014.

The top 3 were...

1) Modern Love

2) Le Bouillon

3) Mula

Read the entire list.

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Living in Nebraska, no matter how beautiful it may be, will inevitably mean that you will be dealing with snow in your driveway, one your car and around your home when the temperatures drop. Snow may have nostalgic qualities and it can be fun for the kids to play in, but when everything is said and done snow can be a pain in your back. 


Snow removal requires a lot of time and a lot of labor, and this is why many Nebraskans choose to hire a snow removal company with all of the right industrial equipment to deal with the snow for them. If you are wondering just how much you will spend to leave the shoveling and plowing to the professionals, read this guide to the cost of snow removal. 

What is the Price Range of Snow Removal in Nebraska?


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