Who We Are
Farm & Home Realty is a “small” real estate company providing “big” real estate service in the rural, suburban, and small town areas of south-central Kansas, all within one hour of Wichita, the state’s largest city. Our office is located in Cheney, 20 minutes west of Wichita.
Our staff has over 90 years combined experience. We are members of the Wichita Area, Kansas, and National Association of Realtors, and we provide Multiple Listing Services.
Who We Serve
The towns we serve have populations of 100 to 3,000 people, with great small town environments, quality schools, and active churches. You will find the shopping, dining & recreational activities a pleasant surprise!
Our area of service includes the following cities and rural areas: Cheney, Garden Plain, Goddard, Clearwater, Argonia, Conway Springs, Milton, Suppesville, Norwich, Kingman, Pretty Prairie, Haven, Mt. Hope, Andale, Colwich, Maize, Sedgwick, Bentley, Haven, Cheney Reservoir State Park area, Hutchinson and West Wichita.
What We Do
We offer sales of:
New & Existing Homes
(in-town and on acreages)
Small Acreage Homesites
We also provide certified appraisals, land development, property management, and auction services.
MEET THE TEAM
All of our Agents are highly experienced and ready to go to work for you. We all live in the areas we sell, and are active in local organizations and schools. We’ll take special pride in introducing you to our communities and making sure your relocation is enjoyable.
John Hillman, Associate Broker & Auctioneer
Roger is the Managing Broker & Owner of Farm & Home Realty. He holds the CRB Certified Real Estate Manager Designation and is a Certified Appraiser in the State of Kansas. He presently serves on the Standards Board of the Wichita Area Association of Realtors. Over the past 35 years Roger has had experience in most all facets of the real estate business including: sales, appraisals, property management, land development & consulting. Roger lives on and operates a wheat and hay farm that has been in his family for over 100 years. He enjoys traveling and visiting Port Angeles, WA, the home of his Great-Uncle, Adam.
John has over 30 years of experience in the real estate sales and auction business. He specializes in land sales throughout southcentral Kansas. He believes that no tract of land is too small or too large, and that no real estate or personal property auction is too large or too small to get his personal and complete attention. He works hard finding buyers for that “special” homesite or farm. John is licensed as an associate broker.
LYNN THALMANN specializes in land sales. He is a retired teacher/coach of 32 years and a 5th generation Haven, Kansas farmer. He and his wife Stephanie have a son, Drew, and daughter, Sherry, along with four grandchildren.
ARLENE FASBENDER has seven years of full-time real estate experience. Arlene has continued her real estate education and has earned a National Realtor Association designation as a Council of Residential Specialist (CRS), Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES), and Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR). She is currently serving as President of the Professional Development Committee for the Realtors of South Central Kansas. Arlene was recognized by the Realtors of South Central Kansas for winning the President’s Club award for 2012 and 2017 which represents over $2.5 million in gross sales in one year. Arlene grew up in Cheney and is familiar with Cheney, Wichita, and areas west of Wichita. She is a retired teacher with 40 years of experience after teaching in Texas, Wichita, and Cheney area. She enjoys traveling, exercising, and spending time with her 5 grandchildren. Arlene will be glad to help you with the sale of your home or with the purchase of your new residence. She will work hard to get the best value possible for your home or to find the home that best fits your needs and is affordable for you.
PAM DAY is an associate REALTOR at Farm and Home Realty. Pam has been with Farm and Home Realty since 2005. She holds the Designation of Accredited Buyers Representative and has earned The President’s Club Award with the Wichita Area Association of Realtors several times. Pam has experience in listing and selling homes as a Seller’s agent and also in helping Buyers find their dream home as a Buyer’s Agent. She will help a Seller prepare their home so it is “show ready” and assist in the entire process of selling their home from listing to closing. When a Buyer is searching for their perfect home, she will help with finding comparable sales, calculating that perfect offering price, inspections and final walk through to closing. Pam also assists John Hillman with his auctions by listing the items, preparing sale bills and clerking most of his auctions. Pam was married in May 2014 to Mike Day. They live in rural Cheney and have 7 children and 2 grandchildren. They love the outdoors and spending time at their cabin, cheering for their kids with school activities and spending time with the entire family. Pam is here to work for you with the utmost loyalty.
ANTHONY YOUNGERS is an associate REALTOR at Farm and Home Realty. He grew up south of Garden Plain and currently lives in the same area with his wife, Ashton, and son, Bowen. Anthony graduated from Kansas State University in 2012 with a degree in agricultural science. He enjoys all things outdoors - hunting, fishing, farming and working cattle. Anthony has a small herd of commercial cattle and is working to grow the herd each year. He is looking forward to joing the team and is excited to work with you on any of your real estate needs!
JAMI VINER is an associate REALTOR, as well as the office manager for Farm and Home Realty and Hillman Auction Service. Jami lives in Cheney with her husband, Trent, and labrabor, Annie. She grew up in the Lawrence area and received her undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas. She then moved to Wichita to attend Wichita State University where she received a Master of Public Administration degree. Jami’s ultimate passion is art and painting but she also enjoys baking, photography, DIY projects and fishing! She is a member of Cheney's Planning Commission and a Chamber of Commerce board member. Jami is looking forward to becoming more involved in the community, and assisting you with your real estate needs whether it be buying or selling!