Kid-Friendly Spaces

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Kid-Friendly Spaces With the current events of COVID-19, many of us are spending more time at home.  Does it have you thinking of ways you can improve your home or make it more practical for your needs? For those that have kids, are you always trying to find new ways to keep the toys organized or entertain your children inside? …

The Success of Staging

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The Success of Staging   There are a lot of things to think about when it comes to selling your home, but one area we think deserves a little more attention is staging! In real estate, first impressions are important, which is why we believe in putting your best foot forward when listing your home. You want potential buyers to enter …

Homebuying 101: An Overview of Terms + Steps

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HOMEBUYING 101 An Overview of Terms + Steps   Are you looking to buy a home for the first time? The real estate market is heating up, and it is a great time to start searching! Are you wondering where to begin? What to expect with the process? This is where we can help!  We’ll start by providing an overview of …

Market Update: 2019 A decade in Review

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MARKET UPDATE The real estate market is heating up, so we wanted to give our biannual market update! 2019 was another strong year, but there wasn’t nearly the change in numbers like we saw in the past couple of years. Here’s a breakdown from last year:  The average sales price increased from $239,000 to $244,000 from 2018 to 2019. That …

2020 – New Year + New Look

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NEW YEAR. NEW LOOK. SAME SERVICE. It’s a new year and decade, and we are excited! As independent contractors, it’s a time to reflect on last year and to look ahead to the coming year, with new goals and a refreshed state-of-mind. We love goal-setting, challenging ourselves, and implementing practices that can better serve our clients… we’re always trying to …

City Series – Cedar Rapids

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City Series – Cedar Rapids Cedar Rapids – known as the “City of Five Seasons” and is the second largest city in Iowa. Cedar Rapids is one of Iowa’s largest cities and located just 30 minutes from Iowa City. According to the 2019 census, Cedar Rapids has a population estimate of 131,127, coming in just below Des Moines. Many people …

City Series – Solon

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City Series – Solon Solon- A small community located in Johnson County, halfway between Iowa City & Cedar Rapids Solon is one of the smaller communities in Johnson County with a population landing around 2,037 according to the 2010 census records. Don’t let the size fool you, Solon is a bustling community with much to offer! One of the major …

Market Update: 2018 A year in Review

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MARKET UPDATE The spring season is here! If you’re buying or selling a home this year, what can you expect from this market?  It’s important to know the numbers, so we are looking back at the statistics from last year. 2018 proved to be yet another strong year! Considering that 2017 was an exceptional year, 2018 had a lot to …

Silver Slope Subdivision

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SILVER SLOPE SUBDIVISION  A new year brings new goals.  Is a brand new home on the list for 2019?  If it is, Silver Slope Subdivision may just be the perfect location to build that dream.  10 of its 19 residential lots are still available, waiting for dirt to be moved! What makes Silver Slope Subdivision so special? CHARACTER– It is …

Made in Iowa

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MADE IN IOWA It’s our favorite time of year!  We love filling our homes with holiday cheer and spending time with those we hold dear!  This year, the holiday season is extra special to us, because we partnered with The Makers Loft (a new store located downtown Iowa City) and are sponsoring their pop-up shop, Made in Iowa, located in the Coral Ridge Mall next to Old Navy. …