Archive for July, 2012

Featured Home by Eric Banks – $525,000

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

6400 Golf View Place, Sioux City, IA

Featured Commercial Property by Shane VanDeSteeg – $550,000

Saturday, July 14th, 2012

1101 River Drive, North Sioux City, SD [youtube]

Featured Home by Barb Maxon – $750,000

Friday, July 13th, 2012

10152 Nutmeg Ave, Rodney, IA

7 Easy Tips For Improving Curb Appeal

Friday, July 13th, 2012

First impressions are everything to potential home buyers – and in many cases the decision to consider the purchase is initially based on your home’s curb appeal. Take advantage of your next Open House opportunity by presenting your house in its best light. Here are a few easy and inexpensive things you can do to…Read More »

Featured Home by Barb Maxon – $85,000

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

2525 McFaul, Sioux City, IA

Featured Home by Barbara Krigsten – $106,900

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

2112 Jackson, Sioux City, IA [youtube]

Home Buyers Tip | Finding A Realtor

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

When you decide to buy a home, choose one Realtor to work with.  There are benefits to this. To choose a Realtor, check out websites and read about Realtor’s you may be interested in using before you call them. Tip provided by

Mortgage Minute | Inform Your Lender Of Changes

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Even after you have been pre-approved for a home loan, it is of extreme importance to keep your lender informed of any changes that may have occurred since then. Examples include- change in job status- new job, job termination, or change in pay structure. While the lender takes your initial information to approve the loan, they…Read More »

Summer Maintenance Checklist

Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

Home Maintenance: Summer A key to protecting the investment you’ve made in your home is by following a regular maintenance schedule. By performing preventative maintenance on an on-going basis, you’ll avoid many of the big ticket repair items that can lower the value of your home. Here are helpful checklists for monthly and Summer maintenance. Monthly…Read More »

Home Seller Tip | Consider Downsizing?

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Considering Downsizing…. need to sell…. want a smaller home??  Get started now, even if you aren’t sure if or when you will be moving.  Clean out closets, discard or give away what you don’t need or haven’t sued recently, give memorabilia to family members, excess furniture can go to family members or charitable organizations, digitize photos and…Read More »