The City of Lee’s Summit is located in both Jackson and Cass counties and has over 100,000 residents. Originally founded as the “Town of Strother”, it has evolved to be a family-oriented and restful city in the Kansas City area. Lee’s Summit consists of 65 square miles. The city refers to the atmosphere as having “Big City Vibes with Small Town Charm”. Home construction is booming in this great city! Lee’s Summit also has new home communities and developments that are wonderful opportunities for custom homes.
Lee’s Summit is known for its incredible restaurants, school districts, and close proximity to Kansas City, MO. There is plenty of both work and play in this great city. There are several events that Lee’s Summit hosts every year that celebrate local artists, restaurants, and farmer’s markets. In June 2023, Lee’s Summit was named one of the ‘Best Places to Live in the US in 2023’ by Livability and one of the ‘Best Places to Live for Families’ by Fortune. Its bike and walking-friendly amenities make this a desirable place to live in the area!