An agent will be on Sunflower Street in Perry this Sunday, December 17th from 1:00-3:00pm! Stop in and see the new Samantha and Stella floor plans by Cornerstone!
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Agents will be in Nevada and Norwalk this Sunday from 1:00-3:00pm, stop in for a private tour! And don't forget to register for a $20 VISA gift.
It’s hard to believe how far the U.S. housing market has come since the 2009 crash. In just a few short years, the market has made a complete U-turn. Home prices have skyrocketed, returning to
Do you know how much equity you have in your home today? While people tend to check other investments regularly, such as stocks and retirement accounts, most do not reassess the value of their
10 lots available in Perry's Sunflower Development. Prices starting as low as $185,000, let us build YOUR HOME + YOUR!
In most markets, real estate follows the same seasonal pattern: more homes sell in the summer when the weather is nice and school is out, and home sales slow in the winter when harsh weather can
The holiday season is right around the corner, and the housing market is providing homeowners with excellent news. Right now, many markets are hitting record levels of activity. From home prices
Between 2007 and 2010, the United States faced the worst foreclosure crisis in recent memory. Nearly 7.3 million homeowners lost their home to either short sale or foreclosure. Today, however,
Stop in on Sunday, September 18th between 1:00-3:00 pm and see how these two houses are progressing. We would love to show you around! Both located in the beautiful Lost Lake development in Polk.
This year, the United States housing market had the best Q1 and nearly a decade, and this strong start marks yet another milestone in the housing market recovery that began in late 2012. For many
An agent will be at this gorgeous home on Sunday, May 22nd from 1:00-3:00. You will be nothing short of amazed with the Barrel roll entry as it invites you into a formal dining room w
March marks the start of daylight savings time. But this year, homeowners have a whole lot more to look forward to than some extra sunlight! Home prices have increased steadily for the past three
Stop in THIS Sunday, April 10th between 1:00-3:00 pm to have a private showing of this home!5858 Coachlight Ct, click here for an interactive
Here’s Why You Should Totally Snoop When House HuntingBy: Jamie WiebeThis house-hunting checklist gives you carte blanche (well, almost) when viewing potential homes.Go ahead. Take a peek in
What Every Homeowner Should Do to Prep Their Yard for SpringBy: Stacey FreedPreparing your lawn for spring is easy with these five no-sweat steps. Email
Will My Taxes Look Different Now That I’m a Homeowner? Magic 8 Ball Says YesBy: Dona DeZubeAfter running the numbers, first-time homeowners Ben and Stephanie Liddiard discovered that
For real estate agents, experience brings a number of advantages. With experience, agents gain deep market knowledge, stronger negotiating skills, a wider professional network and more. They
How a $2 Box of Baking Soda Can Get Rid of That Weird Kitchen SmellBy: Stacey FreedWow. What an olfactory difference a small box of baking soda can make.Print
Your Kitchen Countertop Doesn’t Have to Look So Sad — Here Are 6 DIY SolutionsBy: Jamie WiebeYou don’t have to live with ugly. Give your countertops a beauty makeover with some simple DIY
8 Practically Free Ways to DIY Your Old Stuff Into New StorageBy: Stacey FreedThese DIY storage ideas transform items you already have into problem-solvers.
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR Governor Terry E. Branstad Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, Jan. 11, 2016 CONTACT: Governor’s Office 515-281-5211 Ashley Jared, Iowa
Accountants Say You’ll Probably Make These 6 Homeowner Tax MistakesBy: Erik ShermanGet every deduction you’re entitled to without the fear of making mistakes that’ll bring the tax man to
This Home Has it All! Wonderful curb appeal in this spacious 4 bedroom home in ideal Grimes location! Over 2500 sq ft finished with space for every member of the family. Main level features
Nothing but luxury offered in this Cornerstone Homes Austin I design! This 1 1/2 story is over 2500 sq ft finished. 4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths. Open floor plan with wood flooring through out main area.
5 Tricks to Keep Your Pipes from Exploding this WinterBy: Jamie WiebeLearn how to prevent your pipes from freezing, even if you think they may already have started to freeze.It's best to
This New Law Will Protect You From Surprise Closing Cost By: Erik ShermanYou’ve heard the home closing stories: At the eleventh hour buyers find that the amount needed for closing is
In real estate, the housing market tends to go up and down in unison with the yearly seasons. The housing market is busiest in the summer when the weather is nicer and many families are on
Don’t Turn On Your New Home’s Fireplace Until You Read This By: Lisa KahnBefore you light that first fire of the season, you'll want to check that your fireplace and chimney are
Avoid First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes with This ChecklistA real yard. Closets bigger than your average microwave. The freedom to decorate however you darn well please! Making the switch from
We will be at three open houses this Sunday from 1:00-3:00pm. Stop in and see us!ANKENY: 1628 NW 30TH CourtPOLK CITY: 1805 W Wahkonsa Avenue1609 W Prairie Wood
Avoid First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes with This ChecklistAfter you've figured out how much house you can afford, start visiting open houses and researching neighborhoods to help narrow down your
Thinking of buying or selling a home? Now may be the perfect time!From 2008 to 2012, news reports bombarded us with nothing but more bad news with regards to housing. Millions of homeowners faced
What Are Closing Cost Credits in a Real Estate OfferHow Do Closing Cost Credits Work
We have reported many times that the American Dream of homeownership is alive and well. The personal reasons to own differ for each buyer, with many basic similarities.Eric,
When the housing bubble burst in 2008, home prices went into free fall. Millions of homeowners woke up one morning to find that all of the equity in their home had vanished over night.Since ,
ADVANTAGES OF BUYING A HOME WITH REAL ESTATE AGENTWritten by James on Friday, 24 April 2015 11:08 pm Ø See home financing Better: A
When you are ready to buy a home, your lender will take a long look at your credit scores. Those numbers will play a big part in the terms the lender offers.If you have bad credit, you may
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This year, your clocks aren’t the only thing springing forward; home prices have increased by leaps and bounds! Over the last few years, the housing market has made a dramatic recovery, and
When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price with the least amount of hassles. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is to