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Prairie Place Celebrates Opening of New Community Building

by Suzanne Licata

17 New Apartment Homes Also Completed

PAOLA, Kan. (September 25, 2017) – Community leaders, developers, residents and friends gathered recently to celebrate the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new community building at Prairie Place in Paola.

The newest addition to Prairie Place Apartments, leased and managed by Curry Real Estate Services, is the community building, which is now the central gathering place for residents of this 73-unit complex, featuring a club room, leasing office and maintenance shop. In addition, 17 beautiful new Prairie Place apartments have been built over the last eight months – 11 one-bedroom units with 723 square feet and six two-bedroom, two-story units with 1,177 square feet of space.

Prairie Place Apartments feature apartment homes with one to four bedrooms, one and a half baths, and square footage from 600 to 1,400. Pet friendly, each apartment home has a garage, Internet, fireplace, laundry hook up and more.

The celebration included food games and live music from local musicians, the Variety Pack, whose guitar player, Lonnie Hinote, is a resident of Prairie Place.


Lucy Terry, president, Hawley Realty Company, ceremoniously cuts the ribbon held by Jim Trumbly, maintenance team member, and Joanie Hinds, Prairie Place Apartments’ property manager, at the grand opening of the Prairie Place community building. The grand opening was held on September 9th and included food, games and live music by the Variety Pack, a local band featuring Prairie Place resident Lonnie Hinote. Curry Real Estate Services leases and manages Prairie Place Apartments.



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