About Foundation Realty

Foundation Realty, a real estate agency in Manhattan KS, was founded on the principles of integrity, excellence and kindness. We’re a company you can trust, and we’re proud to serve you.

Real estate is a constantly changing industry. At our real estate agency in Manhattan KS, we are committed to lifelong learning in order to stay on the cutting edge. We’re also part of the local community ourselves, so you can be sure that no one knows the area better.

Whether you’re buying, selling, or even building new, we have the skills and experience to guide you through the process easily and efficiently.

At our real estate agency in Manhattan KS we take an honest approach to buying and selling. We pride ourselves on giving you the right guidance on everything from pricing to presentation and exposure.

Charity Partner

Foundation Realty is a proud supporter of the Royal Family KIDS of Manhattan, Kansas. Each of our agents gives $50 of every commission. We encourage you to give as well. Please join us in making moments matter for foster children in our community.

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Agents

David Renberg

Broker/Owner – Manhattan Area
785-236-9438
David@foundationks.com

David Renberg is the co-owner and broker of Foundation Realty. He also serves as a Realtor specializing in residential real estate sales. David has extensive experience working with investors, builders, and first-time homebuyers, as well as retirees looking for a place to settle down. As a local to the area, living just outside of Manhattan in Wamego, David understands the city, its culture, and the life that the Manhattan area offers, so he is uniquely poised to help you find your perfect home. Additionally, David understands how important responsiveness, integrity, and tenacity are in a real estate transaction. His past clients attest to his diligence and skill in a transaction.

Outside of working for his clients, David loves to spend time with his family, is very active in his church, and enjoys playing guitar, racquetball, and cards. Call David at 785-236-9438 to set up an appointment!


Terry Robinson

Realtor®/Co-Owner – Manhattan and Topeka Areas
785-554-4121
Terry@foundationks.com

Terry Robinson is the co-owner of Foundation Realty and a Realtor in Manhattan, KS. He specializes in residential real estate sales. In addition to being a realtor, Terry has 30+ years of experience in building and remodeling. Terry understands the inner workings of new residential construction sales and brings a wealth of knowledge when buying an existing home. Additionally, he holds an executive position with the National Association of Home Builders. A responsible attitude, perseverance and integrity are his keys to prolonged success.

Outside of working for his clients, Terry loves to spend time with his wife, three children and four grandchildren. He an avid golfer and bicyclist as well as a loyal K-State Wildcat and Royals fan.

Call Terry with questions about buying your new or existing home on his cell at 785-554-4121!


Connie Davidson

Associate Broker – Topeka Area
785-969-9357
Connie@foundationks.com

Connie specializes in the Topeka / Shawnee County area. The foundation blocks of Connie’s business are market knowledge, attention to detail and communication. In business since 2001, she has earned Graduate Realtor Institute and Seniors Real Estate Specialist designations, served on the Sunflower Association of Realtors Board of Directors, Professional Standards panel and worked as a Managing Broker.

Every transaction is unique and complex. Every client deserves expert assistance through the process. It’s an honor for Connie to be trusted in the role as advisor, negotiator, facilitator and resource provider. A successful closing is the ultimate goal, but the journey to that end should be managed with care.

Outside of her career, here is some trivia that describes Connie: Native of Denver, Colorado; lived in 7 states; attended Taylor University; married to Joel who is a professional musician; 2 married kids who are K-State grads; 2 grandsons; worked at the Capper Foundation for special needs children; worked at a law firm; owns / manages rental properties; involved in Church; volunteers on medical missions trips with Trash Mountain Project, Harvesters food bank, Rock Steady Boxing class assistant; loves traveling, fitness, games, reading, playing piano and ukulele, spending time with friends.


Randy Kufahl

Realtor® -Manhattan Area and Northeast Kansas
785-556-2414
Randy@foundationks.com

Randy is a REALTOR® with Foundation Realty.  Randy has a vast amount of experience working with clients in Manhattan and the surrounding communities with consumer real estate, new construction, commercial real estate, and rural/agricultural property loans though his 16 plus years of experience in the banking industry.  His clients describe him as honest, kind, compassionate, hardworking, and knowledgeable.  He will put the client’s interests first.

Randy has lived most of his life in the northern Pottawatomie County town of Wheaton, Kansas.  He graduated from Kansas State University in 1983 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting.  He also received a diploma from the Southwest Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.  Prior to joining Foundation Realty, he worked in the banking industry primarily as a lender and in compliance.  Prior to banking, he was active in local government being elected as the Pottawatomie County Treasurer in 1996 and again in 2000.  He grew up working for his parent’s family business at Kufahl Hardware Company in Wheaton.

Randy and his wife, Kari have five children and three grandchildren.  Kari has been an elementary school teacher at Westmoreland Elementary School for 33 years.  The Kufahls enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren and attending Kansas State University sporting events.  He is and has been very active in many community organizations, the local school district, and his church.

Relationship building is of vital importance; whether buying or selling real estate, Randy will personally guide you through the process of accomplishing your real estate goal. Randy can be reached at 785-556-2414.


Morgan Riat

Realtor®/Auctioneer – Manhattan Area and Northeast Kansas
785-458-9259
Morgan@foundationks.com

Morgan Riat is a Licensed Real Estate Agent as well as Foundation Realty’s Auctioneer. Morgan has been working in the Auction business since 2011 learning the trade. In his past years working in the Auction business Morgan has learned plenty about the planning, preparation, and timing that go into conducting a successful Auction. As a member of the Kansas Auctioneers Association Morgan strives to get the job done efficiently, effectively, and professionally. Morgan grew up in rural Pottawatomie County on a row crop farm. Growing up in this environment taught him the values of hard work, honesty, and faith. When Morgan was in high school he was very active in the National FFA Organization, holding multiple chapter offices as well as holding the position of Northeast District of Kansas Treasurer for the Kansas FFA Association. Morgan is always eager to learn, and when it comes to your needs whether you be having an Auction, selling, or buying Morgan will listen to you and ensure your needs are met. When using Morgan you know that you have someone working on your side efficiently, ethically, and timely.

Give Morgan a call today to book your next auction, buy or sell your next home today at 785-458-9259!


Clay Graber

Realtor® – Manhattan and Topeka Areas
785-220-9030
Clay@foundationks.com

Clay Graber is a REALTOR ® with Foundation Realty. As a loyal resident of Kansas, he resonates with the needs of his community and finds joy in serving those that rely on his expertise in the world of real estate. Clay has a background of working directly with homeowners that relied heavily on his input and his attention to detail. This experience sprouted into the career that he has built at Foundation Realty, a real estate agency founded on the principles of integrity, excellence, and kindness. He is quick to listen and move towards his clients with these principles and no matter what, Clay will work hard to make your home buying or selling experience an enjoyable one!

Apart from his professional career, Clay cherishes spending time with his beloved wife, Emily, he enjoys composing music, handcrafting wooden instruments and reading non-fiction.

Clay considers Manhattan, Kansas home and plans to reside there for the long-term, raise a family, and continue to provide the exceptional customer service that his clients can attest to. Call or text Clay Graber today to set up an appointment! Cell: 785-220-9030


Barb Meitler

Realtor® – Manhattan Area
785-620-7037
Barb@foundationks.com

Barb Meitler is an energetic and trustworthy real estate agent with Foundation Realty. She brings over 20 years of experience in the education system working as an Elementary General and Special Education Teacher, teaching students with a variety of challenges and strengths, to the real estate community. She has had the opportunity to teach in several school districts in Kansas including Belleville, Concordia, North Central, Otis/Bison, Great Bend, Smith Center, and Hutchinson.

As your real estate agent, Barb will be an advocate for you. Whether you are buying or selling, she will work to promote your best interests. Having moved around the state of Kansas herself, Barb understands that buying and selling a home can be stressful. As your real estate agent, Barb commits to making your next real estate transition be a positive experience with a successful outcome. She will help you achieve this through continual communication and availability.

Barb earned her Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from Sterling College. She earned her Masters Degree in Education Administration from Fort Hays State University. Barb’s greatest joy is spending time with her family. She also enjoys testing her luck at a casino with her husband. She loves to read, garden, kayak, shop, and exercise! She enjoys learning new skills in dance and music. Barb attends Faith E-Free church in Manhattan, KS. She is an active member of the Sunflower Pilot Club, serving children and adults with Brain Based Disorders and Injuries, an active member of the Little Apple Optimist Organization, serving and supporting Manhattan youth, and volunteering for Life Choice Ministries of Manhattan, KS.

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Steven McCann

Clay Graber of Foundation Realty was a blessing to my wife and I. We were looking to purchase our first home and didn't have much knowledge in regards to home buying. Clay was very patient with us and also gave great recommendations. He let…

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Steven McCann

Clay Graber of Foundation Realty was awesome! He is very knowledgeable of his field and of the area, which ended up being to great benefit for my wife and I. We did not know much about home buying and he address and conquered every single …

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William Radnor

I recently bought a home with Foundation Realty. With David's experience and knowledge he made the process seem effortless. He got me an excellent deal and I would recommend him to anyway looking to buy a house in Manhattan.

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Anna Grauer

Clay was overall wonderful! I couldn't have asked for a better person to help me find the perfect home! He was patient when I didn't know what I wanted, and continually learned more about me to help make suggestions. He answered ALL of my …

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Anna Marie Grauer

Clay was overall wonderful! I couldn't have asked for a better person to help me find the perfect home! He was patient when I didn't know what I wanted, and continually learned more about me to help make suggestions. He answered ALL of my …

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Susan Koupal

Randy Kufahl was AWESOME!!! He is honest, knowledgeable and juat a great person!! Even after our closing he has continued to touch base and make sure we are all good!!! He is a 10/10!!!

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Jay Koupal

Randy Kufahl is a rock star realtor!!! One of the best decisions my wife and I have ever made was to go with Randy and Foundation Realty!

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Elyse Morlock

As first time home buyers and living out of state we knew we needed to find a realtor who we could rely on for excellent communication and most importantly someone willing to be our eyes to look at homes we were interested in. Clay Graber …

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Elyse Morlock

As first time home buyers and living out of state we knew we needed to find a realtor who we could rely on for excellent communication and most importantly someone willing to be our eyes to look at homes we were interested in. Clay Graber …

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Jennifer He

Relocating from Australia to Manhattan with two young children, we were very fortunate to have Clay as our realtor to make the house hunting such a stress free experience. He showed us not only his high standards of work ethics, but also a …

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Jennifer He

Relocating from Australia to Manhattan with two young children, we were very fortunate to have Clay as our realtor to make the house hunting such a stress free experience. He showed us not only his high standards of work ethics, but also a …

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Ashley Thomas

Terry made both the process of buying our new home and the selling of our previous home a smooth process! Given his years of experience as both a realtor and a builder, we were absolutely confident throughout the entire process! He helped …

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Bethany Stoney

David with Foundation Reality was absolutely amazing to work with!! We were new to Manhattan and on a time crunch to find a home and David went above and beyond to help us find a perfect location that fit our families needs! He was very …

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Tanielle Crusch

Clay was beyond patient with us, as we were on a time crunch to buy a home after looking at rental prices. I would 10/10 recommend using Clay to buy or sell your home! He had our interest first before his own! He knew our budget and was …

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Tanielle Crusch

Clay was amazing! he showed us several homes 2 weekends in a row! I would highly recommend Clay when buying or selling your home. when we put in our offer and it was accepted, Clay took over the whole process, kept us in the loop, and he …

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Michelle Welliver

David worked hard to negotiate the purchase of a new home for me as well as the sale of my old home. My home sold after 9 days on the market!

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Daren York

Randy at Foundation Realty was really great to work with. Whatever we needed he was always ready to take care of it and help us out. We would highly recommend working with him. Thanks Randy!

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Salli Charles

My 22 year old daughter just graduated from K-State and wanted to stay in Manhattan for grad school. I live in Alabama so logistically, this was a puzzle. Clay Graber, our realtor was awesome. He showed my daughter around, answered her …

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Tracy Keener

Clay Graber was very patient and helpful with my daughter as she looked for the best options for college housing. I was in other state and could only participate remotely in the search. He was very conscientious of our budget and preferred …

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Nick Wehling

David made our first home buying experience simple and stress-free. I would highly recommend giving him a chance to work with you when it comes to buying or selling your house.

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Sean Borgen

David Renberg was a pleasure to work with. He went above and beyond to make sure that everything went smoothly through the process of selling my home. I highly recommend him to anybody who is considering selling/buying a home.

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Ronni Bernardy

We appreciated David's professionalism, honesty and integrity in selling our home in a hard market. He worked hard for us and responded very quickly to any questions we had. It was easy to trust him with a home we have loved. We would …

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Katy Busby

We had a great experience with Morgan, he took great care of us. We dealt with a lot of issues with our lender as far as not closing on time and Morgan was able to get us into our house early so we wouldn't be homeless for a week. He stuck …

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Drew Deters

I was able to work with Clay on the purchase of my first home. We worked through some tough negotiations and were able to get the house I wanted. I would definitely recommend the Foundation Realty team if you are looking for a hard working…

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Julie Martin

Great experience working with Clay. We wouldnt own our home today without his knowledge a d dedication.

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Sarah Pfannenstiel

We have worked with David multiple times to purchase investment properties. He is always prompt and professional. If you are looking to purchase a home in Manhattan, David and the Foundation Realty Team are your people.

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Linda Highland

We were most impressed how Morgan handled the auction we attended. The sale was conducted very orderly and in a timely manner. We highly recommend that you reach out to Morgan Riat for all of your auction needs. Ron and Linda Highland

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Allison Polk

Randy was easy to work with and very helpful. I was only in town for a day to look at potential homes and he had tours scheduled so that I could see any houses I wanted and included buffer time just in case there were others I wanted to see…

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Trevor Jueneman

Worked with Erin Paulette. She made the experience as simple as possible. Very responsive at all times of the day.

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Lora Kohlmeier

We had the pleasure of working with Erin Paulette from Foundation Realty. She was wonderful! She is efficient, professional, knowledgeable, and super kind! She always made us feel like we were #1 in her book. I would highly recommend Erin …

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Parvez Baig

Great Realtor. David is Awesome.

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Rory Eugene Brannum

When we needed a real estate agent in another state (Texas), David went the extra mile, did the research, and referred us to a great agent. David takes care of his clients and I highly recommend him and Foundation Realty.

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Brooke Nat

We just had David help us purchase a house. He was amazing every step of the way! Such a great person and realtor! I highly recommend him and this company to anyone who would ask!

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Candace Marie Taylor

Very great experience. Very knowledgeable and easy to deal with, they made buying a house and easy and enjoyable experience. Thank you!!

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David Wilson

We are a military family, and this is the fourth house that we've bought. David and Foundation were hands down the best team we ever had. He responded quickly to my questions with complete and useful answers. He and the team were also able …

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Linda Winebaugh Munson

From our very first contact with Eric, we knew that we had "hit the jackpot" with him! His knowledge and understanding of Ag. related property, in the location that we were interesetd in, sure made it easier for us when we decided to …

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Justin Wiebers

The team at Foundation Realty has a LOT of knowledge and expertise in building, selling, and buying homes! Very professional and very fun to work with!! Great people!!

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Emily Blane

David was very cooperative with us and very honest about everything. He was really attentive to our need as well.

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Meghan Helin

My husband and I are first time homebuyers and had a wonderful experience with David! He is very knowledgeable about the market in Manhattan, KS and gave us the best advice when it came to our new home. From day one, we sat down with David …

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Richard OConnor

Out of four homes I have bought and two sold the one David helped me with in Manhattan was the easiest smoothest process yet. He has an outstanding focus on customer relations and goes above and beyond whenever necessary to ensure the …

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Jeff Sackrider

My wife and I were moving across the country, back home to Manhattan. David came highly recommended at helping his clients move from out of town and I am really glad we went with him. He was able to work with us over the phone and use …

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Alex Peterson

Peggy Foist was so very helpful in finding a first home for my son! She tirelessly strove to look for the right one. As a first time homebuyer she looked out for his interest. A big thank you for all she did!

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Kendra Vassar

David was always available and very attentive to our needs throughout the process. We recommend Foundation often.

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Mark Robinson

Foundation Realty is professional and trustworthy company. Definitely will try to go above and beyond to make your house buying/selling experience a good one! Would refer any of their agents and not think twice about it.

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Julie Richardson

Fantastic realtor! David was very knowledgeable of the market. He sold our house in less than 48 hours! Very professional! We highly recommend him!

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Laura Vesta

David was extremely helpful throughout the entire process. Professional and always available. I highly recommend David if you are listing or buying.

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Larry & Jane Hesse

Foundation Realty and Terry Robinson have been easy to work with and work diligently to keep us informed as to the status and progress of the sale of our home. Larry & Jane Hesse

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Aaron Armstrong

I would recommend Dave to anyone buying or selling a home in the Manhattan area. He goes over an above with everything that he does. His in depth research made us confident in pricing our home and it sold in less than 24 hours. He put in …

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Shanna Goodman

We bought a house in Wamego two years ago. It was a bit of a challenge to find exactly what we wanted (a fixer upper with great structure, lots of character, and in our price change), but David and his team did it. David was highly …

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Canterbury Floor and Home

David found a fantastic property that fit our criteria, was knowledgeable in guiding us through the process, offered honest advise, and took all of the leg work out of our home purchase. We are very pleased would highly recommend David and …

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Jim Pleuss

We have been with Foundation Realty since March and they listed our last house. The realtors we worked with were very experienced and had a lot of knowledge of the area. When I worked with them I was impressed on how communicative they were…

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Scott Dickson

Absolutely the most professional business experience I've had in all my years in global management.

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Saurav Pathak

RR is THE BEST realty in town, our move from Michigan to Kansas relied totally on the kind of home we would end up buying, David and the team made sure that we make that move. They took utmost care of us and what began as a realtor-client …

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Patrick Okane

David and his team are the best! Definitely buying our home through them.

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Kenneth Meyer

One of the honest hard working guys I know. I would trust him with helping us pick out our house!!!!

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