Overland Park’s Sweetest: Smallcakes Cupcakery

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If you're ever in the mood for a sweet treat try a unique dessert at Smallcakes Cupcakery. There are two Smallcakes in Overland Park near our Signature Place Apartments, and while there you can enjoy a gourmet cupcake. Smallcakes Cupcakery is known for selling cupcakes in a jar. Instead of biting into a cupcake you can easily eat one with a spoon from … [Read more...]

Luxury Amenities Await You at Signature Place

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When it comes to apartment living, it's all about quality of life. Your home should feel like a sanctuary where you can retreat to after a long day. The luxury which our apartments offer is what takes your home from a place you rent to a place where you live. If you are new to our apartments, or if you are looking into renting here, check out the Signature … [Read more...]

Celebrate Local Businesses in Overland Park at Local Life

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Supporting local businesses is very important for a community's growth. Here at Signature Place Apartments we are dedicated to our residents and telling them all that they might want to learn about our amazing area. We encourage everyone to shop at local Overland Park businesses, and one of the best ways to learn about all the businesses in our area is by … [Read more...]

KISS Brings Rock & Brews to Overland Park

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If you enjoy American food, rock music, and craft beer then you need to check out the Rock & Brews restaurant in Overland Park. This new location opened near our Signature Place Apartments in May 2014 and it's owned by KISS members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons. To go with the rock n roll theme the appetizers are called opening acts, and the main … [Read more...]

Seasonal Apartment Storage: A Month-by-Month Guide


Looking for an apartment near Kansas City but worried about having enough space? Here's a handy month-by-month guide for storage in your home! January: Get the year started by putting up a big, easily visible calendar. Organize your office supplies with compartments for paper, books, folders, etc. February: Time to sort out the kitchen! Go through the … [Read more...]

Couch-Free Comfort: Incorporating More Floor Lounging

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Photo: Natasha Barrault Design via Houzz When it comes to apartment living, so many people find themselves feeling crowded in their own living space. Fortunately there's a solution. It may sound crazy, but you can open up the space in your Overland Park apartments by saying goodbye to your couch in favor of these comfy alternatives. Do as they do in … [Read more...]

3 Freezer Upkeep Tips That Can Prolong the Life of Your Food


It's a well known fact that placing food in the freezer makes it last longer. However, if the freezer in your apartment near Kansas City is not maintained properly, your food may spoil prematurely. Keeping your freezer in top shape is not hard. Just follow these tips to keep it running at its best so that your food remains tasty and safe for months to … [Read more...]

3 Tips for Creating an Art Wall on the Cheap

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Photo: Adrienne DeRosa via Houzz If you think that you can't decorate your apartment with fabulous wall art because you can't afford the high prices of framed artwork at art shows, then think again. In fact, you can have some of the most meaningful artwork around for a very low cost. All it takes is a little imagination on your part. Here are some tips … [Read more...]

4 Effort-Free Ways to Live Greener at Signature Place


If you've been avoiding taking steps towards greener living because you think they will be time consuming, think again. Living green at our Overland Park apartments is simple and effortless. Just follow these steps to reduce your negative impact on the environment. Switch to a "certified organic" coffee brand for your morning cup. Coffee that carries … [Read more...]

Ready for Summer? Pack an Impromptu Picnic Basket

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Packing a picnic basket and wandering into the great outdoors is the perfect way to take advantage of summer's nice weather and lush greenery. There are virtually no limits to what you can bring along to eat on a picnic. Of course, sandwiches are the classic choice, but you can even pack cheese and crackers, an assortment of fresh fruit, or leftovers from … [Read more...]