Beacon Hill offers over 300 new building sites for single-family houses, attached and detached, in addition to 100 fully renovated traditional and historic Kansas City houses. Prices for townhomes begin at $195,000. Lots are available from $37,500 up. A mixed-use, new-urbanist neighborhood Beacon Hill is within walking distance of Hospital Hill, and nearby Crown Center and Union Station. Covering almost 90 acres with a rolling terrain and panoramic view of downtown, the neighborhood has direct access to Bruce R. Watkins Drive.
A 353 Redevelopment Area, properties come with 25-year tax abatement (100% for 10 years; 50% for 15 years). Beacon Hill is a 2015 Cornerstone Awards Residential Winner sponsored by the Economic Developement Corporation (EDC) of Kansas City. Beacon Hill is designed as a traditional Kansas City neighborhood with a pedestrian orientation and streetscape, rear lanes for garage access, open space and neighborhood amenities such as a community center, retail live/work spaces, and commercial lofts. Additionally, historic Robinson Hospital has been redeveloped as the Residences of West Paseo, an elder housing development for 45 residents.
UC-B Properties partners with local, award-winning architects such as DRAW Architecture and KEM Studio, among others, to create unique, contemporary homes. UC-B Properties has built many homes in this area, with designs so popular that a planned community with 31 new homes is in the works! See more information on the upcoming development of Mt. Prospect in Beacon Hill.
Get an inside look at the home of one of the area’s architects here: Architect R.J. Kietzman plants his flag on KC’s Beacon Hill.