DSM Market Update: December 2018

Hi Friends,It's December 12th today and I find myself diving into the deep Christmas music (the real oldies). The classic holiday tunes I listened to as a kid seem to have more meaning if they are reserved for a select few days. As the nostalgia kicks in, I'm reminded of all the blessings in my …

Mitch & Beth’s Home Story

Photo Shoot Courtesy of Photos by Amanda       Working in real estate, I assist people in all different stages of life and in diverse situations. This can make my job challenging at times. However, this couple's latest home journey was not one of those times! Let me introduce you to Mitch and Beth, some …

DSM Market Update: September 2018

Hi Friends, The fields are turning brown behind our house which means fall is near! I've seen increased traffic on my listings which doesn't surprise me... real estate usually picks up after school starts. I hope you've had a nice summer with some positive memories made. If not, you've got a few warm days left …

DSM Market Update: April 2018

Hi Friends, We've finally been able to wake up from our winter slumber and get outside! I hope you've been able to take advantage of this warmer weather we've had. It seems that Iowa misses the spring season somehow and jumps straight to summer mode. Didn't April showers used to bring May flowers? By the …

DSM Market Update: February 2018

Hi Friends, The spring housing market has taken off and it has gotten quite competitive in certain price ranges. It's tough when you find out that 15 other couples also want your dream house! If you've been thinking about selling your home, consider that the market value may have risen substantially from even a few years …