Overheated? Mix Up Your Workout at The Fountain View Pool

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Did you pack on some extra pounds over the extra-long Winter season? Never fear, Summertime is the perfect time to burn fat quickly and get back in shape. A few visits each week to our Kansas City apartments' heated pool makes it even easier, allowing you the opportunity to fit in your workout without traveling far from home. In fact, pool workouts are a … [Read more...]

Stuck in a Rut? Best Summer Date Ideas in Kansas City

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Take advantage of the great weather this summer and take your date on an outdoor adventure that's sure to be remembered! Here are three great outdoor date ideas in Kansas City that will help keep you on your toes this summer. Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun: Looking for unique, fun date ideas in Kansas City? Be a kid again this summer and take your date … [Read more...]

‘Active Outdoors’ Ranks Summer Fun From Mild to Terrifying

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The summer months can be fleeting. It is a good idea to get out and enjoy as much of the outdoors as you can during this lovely time of the year. There are many things to do in Kansas City that will keep you busy outside of your Fountain View apartment. Walking is a very healthy activity that will increase your metabolism, brighten your mood and get you … [Read more...]

Mini-Getaway: Pack Up for a Camping Retreat Near Kansas City


Is it time to escape for the hustle and bustle of life for a while? Then head on out to the East Kansas City KOA for a fun weekend getaway. Enjoy all the adventure of the great outdoors without having to leave with this great, accessible camping near Kansas City. Sometimes you just want to escape the city for a while and enjoy the peace of the great … [Read more...]

Our Kansas City Apartments Offer Multiple Lease Options

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Finding an apartment that you love and fits your lifestyle can be difficult for most people, and finding one near where you work so you won’t have a terrible commute is even harder. However, if you’re looking for specific leasing options, you may have an even harder time. At Fountain View on the Plaza or Kansas City apartments with short-term leases, … [Read more...]

Catch a New Release at Movie Theaters Near Fountain View

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Living at our Fountain View on the Plaza apartments in Kansas City means you are surrounded by entertainment venues, attractions and fun things to do. When the blazing summer heat hits Kansas City, stay cool and catch a summer blockbuster flick at one of several Kansas city movie theaters in the area. Cinemark Palace at the Plaza: Less than a mile down … [Read more...]

Rent Kansas City Library Books From Your Couch

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A man named Richard Steele Sr. once said, "Reading is the mind, what exercising is to the body." That pretty much sums it up. The more you read, the sharper and more astute the mind becomes. Reading stimulates your brain, especially in areas like problem solving, reasoning, planning, parts of speech and emotion. Here at Fountain View on the Plaza, we're … [Read more...]

Walk to the ‘Best Italian Restaurant in Kansas City’

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You are craving Italian cuisine but you don't want just any restaurant. You want the best Italian food in Kansas City. When you have a craving you want to appease, you want good quality food that will please your palate and give you a great dining experience. Walk to the 'best Italian food in Kansas City'. It is only a half mile from your luxury … [Read more...]

3 Essential Sun Safety Tips for Pool Days at Fountain View

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The weather is heating up and that means it's time to grab a swimsuit and enjoy the pool. If you're headed for any Kansas City apartments' heated pool make sure you and your family are well protected from the suns' rays. Keep these three essential sun safety tips in mind. Get the right sunscreen. First and most important wear sunscreen and reapply often. … [Read more...]

5 Crafty Tips for Eliminating Apartment Clutter This Summer


Keeping a clean and organized apartment starts with having a clutter free apartment. Minimalism is in, so the less clutter you have in your Kansas City apartment at Fountain View, the better your apartment will look.  Here are five tips to keep the clutter to a minimum in your apartment in Kansas City. Pretend you're moving: If you were moving, you'd … [Read more...]