Posts Tagged ‘Realtor’

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 »

How to Build a Winning Home Buying Team

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Buying a home is a huge milestone – especially if you are buying for your first time. Although buying a home is exciting, there is a lot to keep track of and manage. It’s imperative to have a solid team behind you. Aside from having an excellent real estate agent to guide you through showings…Read More »

Homes Prices up 8.7% in October; Sales in 2015 Outpace Last Year

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Home prices continue to climb. Home sales dipped slightly and the days on market remain low. The median sale price rose 8.7 percent from October of last year.  The median price was $126,500 in October 2014 compared to $137,500 this year. Homes were on the market for an average of 69 days last month compared…Read More »

Homes Sales and Prices up in September; Strongest Third Quarter in 8 Years

Wednesday, October 28th, 2015

Homes sales and sale prices continue  their steady upward trend in Iowa in September.  This is the strongest third quarter Iowa has seen in 8 years. The median sale price rose 5.9 percent from September of last year.  The median price was $131,750 in September 2014 compared to $139,500 this year. Home sales are up…Read More »

Vanessa Lefler-Larned Testimonial from Culbertson

Friday, February 20th, 2015

Vanessa did a great job of marteking our house. She kept us informed daily of any activity. – Culbertson

Barb Maxon Testimonial from Hoss

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Barb [Maxon] was very professional and extremely above average in her explaining the whole process. We were very pleased that we were able to have her for our listing. – Hoss

Barbara Krigsten Testimonial from Roach

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Barb Krigsten moved quickly and handled a very tough real estate acquisition that we expected would take much longer. Barb is a very knowledgeable and very well liked by those she deals with. We were very pleased with her work. – Roach

Carol Halstead Testimonial from Divis

Sunday, February 15th, 2015

Carol is the best this is how people should be treated hope my kids and grandkids get to work with her – Divis

Tiffany Pech-Williams Testimonial from Miller

Saturday, February 14th, 2015

Tiffany went beyond the call of duty for us. We were from out of state and not knowing anyone around the area (or even where we were in the area) Tiffany took time from her personnel life to help us view houses on a weekend. We really liked the way she took time with some…Read More »