Alice Bilyeu Joins Crown Realty!

Alice was born and raised in the Kansas City area. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri Kansas City with a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and also a graduate of Baker University with a Masters of Business Administration. Alice has lived in the Louisburg area for roughly the last 20 years. She and her husband, Steve Bilyeu, have been happily married since 2003. They are proud to be raising their own little “Wildcats” – Carl 12, Ava 10 and MJ 5 (a.k.a. the feisty redhead!).

Alice has been a licensed realtor in the states of KS and MO since 2007. Outside of selling real estate for clients, she and her husband, a residential general contractor, build and sell new homes. They have also specialized in what they like to call “flipping Miami & Cass County” and over the last 10 years they have taken ‘diamonds in the rough’ and turned them into sparkling beauties! Being involved with the construction of new homes as well as rehabbing existing ones has provided Alice with a vast knowledge of residential construction processes and she is often a “go to” for her clients’ future home ideas.

Alice prides herself on her commitment of continuing education and learning new things. Reflected in her client care is her desire for sellers and buyers to feel comfortable and confident as they navigate the real estate market. Alice’s overall goal is to give clients the best edge possible by staying on top of market trends as well as the constantly charging, but very exciting real estate industry! Give her a call today!


Crown Realty Welcomes Bud Dunn

Bud was born and raised in South Texas, working his way through school before graduating with a degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M University – Kingsville in 1984.  He began working in the insurance industry after graduation, working for a couple of Fortune 50 companies that transferred him and his family around Texas before landing in the Kansas City area in 2003.  His insurance claims and operations responsibilities included leadership and oversight of major operations throughout the United States, Latin America, Asia and Europe.  While always a small town boy at heart, Bud’s international work assignments have allowed him to enhance his communication skills and have a deep appreciation for varying cultures and perspectives, which he looks forward to applying in his real estate career.  Bud’s experience in dealing with people as well as his in-depth experience in interpreting, negotiating and explaining contracts will be an asset in helping individuals, families and commercial clients navigate through the challenges of all aspects of real estate.

Bud and his wife Ellen moved to rural Miami county in 2003, and have three children, two of which graduated from Louisburg High School.  They now live in Parkville, Missouri, and have been married for 30 years.  Bud and Ellen are very proud of their children Jacqueline, Caitlin and Josh, their wonderful spouses, and their 4 (soon to be 5) precious grandchildren.  In his spare time, Bud enjoys working out, bird hunting, and is also a competitive shotgunner.

Contact Bud via email at or call him at 816-809-3892

Norm Evans Joins Spring Hill Crown Realty!

Norman Evans was born in 1964 and raised on a Wisconsin farm before relocating to Olathe Kansas – where he attended Olathe high school and Olathe vocational school specializing in graphic arts and printing.  At age seventeen, Norm started a quick printing company with a partner.  He learned the business from the ground up. Over 30 successful years later, Norm decided to begin looking for a career that would allow him to apply his considerable personal experience toward professional growth. He believes he has found this career in real estate.  It allows him to utilize his business management and customer service skills to give buyers the advantage they need to fulfill their dreams of home ownership.

Outside of his professional life, Norman has enjoyed the family life as well, and has been happily married for 32 years, is a proud father, and enjoys spending as much time with his wife and daughter as possible on their farm in Miami county.  He is an avid outdoorsman, enjoys doing projects with his son-in-law, and is a lifelong music lover.  We believe that his passion for family and his business knowledge puts him in a great position to provide home seekers with the professionalism of a businessman and personal touch of a father.  If Norm can help your family, please contact him!


Marilyn Reed to join Crown Realty – Gardner

Marilyn was born and raised in Ottawa, KS. She and her husband have lived in the Gardner area for 17 years.

She has 4 children, 1 beautiful, sweet Granddaughter and 3 wonderful Grandsons. The oldest is 17 and the youngest is 4!! Grandchildren are the best gift a child can give to their parents!!

Marilyn worked in Bank Management for more than 10 years. She decided to escape the corporate world 5 years ago and do what she feels is the greatest job in the world, working with special needs preschoolers and their peers for the Gardner School District. “It is my passion. I love the kids and look forward to every day I spend with them.” ( well Most days!!)

Marilyn has a Degree in Business Administration. She has always had a great interest in home decorating, shopping flea markets for diy projects and making old things new again. She has been involved in buying and selling many homes for family and for herself. She is looking forward to using that experience and the extensive knowledge and experience of Crown Realty to sell your home quickly and efficiently, assist you in purchasing your next dream home and serving all her clients with the utmost respect, consistent communication, and confidentiality.

Give her a call soon.

Crown Realty Welcomes Amy Kennedy!

Amy grew up in Olathe, Kansas and attended the University of Kansas.  After graduation she moved back to Olathe with her husband and began a career in property management.  As a 40 year resident of the area, Amy knows Kansas City well.  She has two children in college, one KU, one KSU; and a child in the Blue Valley school district.

Amy has worked in the industry as a controller of a property management company for 18 years, so real estate has always been a great interest.  We think her accounting background will prove to be invaluable when understanding the market and her client’s abilities to maximize their investments.  Amy knows that purchasing a home is such an important investment for a family, and she is excited to work with first time buyers, existing homeowners, and families looking for additional land for hunting or recreation.

When not working, Amy enjoys time at the lake, attending sporting events and playing cards with her girlfriends.  For outstanding customer service and attention to detail call Amy at 913-481-3304 or email her at .

Meet Team Bulcock

Crown Realty is pleased to announce that Jim & Shelley Bulcock are joining our agent family at our Paola office.

Shelley and Jim specialize in fulfilling their clients’ dreams of owning and selling residential, recreational, and investment properties. Team Bulcock recognizes the importance of the decisions that their clients are making and take pride in providing them quality and expertise throughout the transaction. Superior customer service is their number one priority.

Shelley and Jim have four amazing children and one grandson.  They have really enjoyed living in Paola, Kansas for 13 years and in the surrounding area. Jim grew up in Bucyrus, Kansas and Shelley is a native of Bonner Springs, Kansas. Jim’s former career of 33 years was District Manager with Andersen Windows, Inc., serving the building industry.  Client’s included home owners, architects, residential and commercial building contractors, and business owners throughout the Midwest and the United States. Shelley and Jim met through the industry and have been happily married for 24 years.  Shelley has been a stay at home mother raising their children.  Team Bulcock believes “Family” is the most important aspect of our lives.


Let them help make your dreams become a reality.

  • Email:
  • Office: 913-557-4333
  • Jim: 816-898-3870
  • Shelley: 913-244-3858

Crown Realty Welcomes Amy Allen

Amy AllenAmy grew up in Drexel Mo and has lived in Olathe Kansas for the past 20 years. She has recently moved back to her roots and is enjoying the country life again. Amy decided to pursue her career in Real Estate after selling two of her own homes, and helping family and friends sell their homes through her marketing tactics and sales experience. After having a passion and love for architecture and home design, Amy decided to pursue her career in Real Estate, and we are excited that Crown Realty was her first choice!
Amy has spent the last 23 years working for Fortune 500 companies and successfully started a wedding photography business over a decade ago, in which her daughters have recently taken over. Amy received a Bachelors Degree in Business Management from Baker University and has put her education and experience to work. Amy understands that educating her clients about today’s market and providing the information to move through the process of buying or selling a home with confidence and ease is key. With an outstanding record of professionalism and results, Amy is committed to building client relationships based on both integrity and trust while bringing a strong sales, marketing and communication ethic to our team.
It is with this broad knowledge that Amy is confident in helping her clients purchase real estate investments from buying or selling personal property, finding the perfect vacation home, or fixer-upper.
When Amy is not working she loves entertaining and spending time with her family and friends, photography, concerts and is an avid traveler.
Call Amy @ 913-219-4090 or email her at

Janelle Macon Joins Crown Realty

Janelle MaconWe are pleased to announce that Janelle Macon has joined our Spring Hill office! Prior to becoming a real estate agent, Janelle worked in the restaurant industry for 25+ years. Her favorite part of the restaurant business was the variety and meeting new people, many of who became true friends.  Janelle feels that the real estate business is much the same way:  every day, transaction and people you meet are different; and she is grateful that her clients do become her friends!

Janelle has a lot of experience for you to draw from.  She has been involved in building a home from the ground up as well as taking on fixer uppers and remodeling projects.  She enjoys the design aspect from taking a new or existing home and helping clients create their vision to make a “house their home”. One of her biggest passions is organizing whether organizing a closet, a room or getting your home ready to sell and setting the “stage” to showcase your home.

Janelle grew up in Louisburg, lived in Overland Park for over 20 years and now resides in Spring Hill and is happy to part of Crown Realty in Spring Hill. Whether rural, small town, or city, here at Crown we have you covered!

Feel free to contact Janelle today!  She is licensed in both Kansas & Missouri!

Crown Realty Welcomes Stephanie Stone

We are excited for you to meet one of our newest agents, Stephanie Stone!

Stephanie exemplifies integrity, energy, commitment, and creativity in everything she does.  Stephanie grew up in rural southeast Kansas, and has that down to earth personality with a passion for helping people.

Stephanie is a graduate of Pittsburg State University, who spent several years as a teacher.  Stephanie has always had an interest in real estate and decided to make a career change, she will be working out of our Olathe office.

Stephanie enjoys participating and watching all sports, and if she isn’t doing something outdoors, you can always find her at a country concert soaking in the music.

Stephanie is devoted to taking the time to listen and learn about her client’s needs, wants, and desires.  She studies the market to help clients when buying and selling, and she uses very innovative marketing plans and buying/selling techniques. She believes she is here to help guide you smoothly through the transaction process, and to take the burden off of her clients.

Whether you are looking to buy and/or sell a home or farmland, Stephanie will take the time necessary to “HELP YOU ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS”. Let’s find your dream home!

Contact Stephanie today:

Meet Our Newest Agent: Brandi Hendrich

BrandiBrandi Hendrich is joining our Crown Realty family at the Olathe office! She grew up in a Small town in North Central Kansas, and enjoys getting to meet and know new people.  She and her husband moved to Kansas City after they married 7 years ago, and have totally fallen in love with the area. They have two little boys that are 5 and 3. Brandi look forward to helping people with all their real estate needs.  Feel free to contact her today!