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Q & A with Carol Halstead

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Should I talk with a bank before buying a home? Unless you are purchasing the property with cash, YES please talk to a mortgage lender as soon as you are ready to do feet-on-the-ground viewing of properties.  In our current market, homes are selling quickly and those buyers who are preapproved have a better chance…Read More »

Meet Carol Halstead

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Here is a little bit about me.  I am a licensed real estate agent within the states of Iowa, Nebraska & South Dakota.  I hold My CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) designation and am currently serving as Iowa CRS Leadership Chair. I have lived and worked in Iowa, Montana and South Dakota and have moved with, away…Read More »

Commercial Property Sold

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

3801 Gordon Dr., Sioux City, IA, formally the Family Dollar has been sold. Wheelchair Dynamics, INC. of Sheldon, IA was represented by Ellen Kaplan, Senior Broker Associate with CENTURY 21 ProLink. The seller was represented by Marathon Realty of Davenport, IA. Wheelchair Dynamics, INC. of Sheldon, IA specializes in mobility equipment for children, adults, seniors…Read More »

Meet Jim Gergeni

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

My name is Jim Gergeni and I have been a REALTOR since 1997, serving Le Mars, Sioux City and surrounding communities and specializing in residential, relocation, acreages and investment properties. Integrity, Professionalism and Committee Service throughout the entire real estate transaction is my goal. Born and raised in Southern Illinois, I moved to Iowa in…Read More »

Meet Kyle Kelly

Monday, July 18th, 2016

Hello, I’m Kyle Kelly, President and CEO of CENTURY 21 ProLink and Kelly Property Advisors, as well as managing partner in several real estate development companies. CENTURY 21 ProLink is a residential and commercial real estate brokerage firm that serves the tri-state region.  The firm has grown to 51 licensed REALTORS as well as five…Read More »

Sweet Spots by Jessica Kern

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Siouxland is the place to be! I have a long list of ‘Sweet Spots’ in the area and I’m more than happy to share a few of them with you… On those long nights of showing homes and writing offers, I like to stop at my favorite taco joint:  Jim’s Burgers!  My go-to quick meal…Read More »

Meet Jessica Kern

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

A little about me.  I am a married mom of one and a favorite hobby of mine is gardening.  I used to have a very large garden, about 30 x 15, at my “starter home”, where I lived for 12 years (pictured above). My favorite items to plant are different types of tomatoes and peppers, eggplant, greens…Read More »

Commercial Property Leased

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

4026 Morningside Avenue in Sioux City, IA has been leased. The Tenant, Underground Yoga, and Landlord, Nancy Van De Steeg, were represented by Shane Van De Steeg, Sales Associate with CENTURY 21 ProLink.   Underground Yoga is a locally owned yoga and wellness center. A grand opening celebration for the business has been set for…Read More »

Q & A With Jessica Kern

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Question: How long does the seller have to respond to my offer? Answer: When we write an offer, we put an expiration date and time on the offer itself.  If the offer has not been accepted, countered, or rejected at the time of expiration, you (the buyer), have the chance to make an offer on…Read More »

Q & A With Jessica Kern

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Question: Should I talk to the bank before looking at homes? Answer: I think it is a great idea to speak with your lender about your home budget before house hunting.  It’s important to know what you are able to afford before you start getting to deep into the hunting.  Also, when you submit an…Read More »