Top Luxury Real Estate Destinations in the US
From the Midwest to Mansions: Dreaming of Luxury Homes across the US
Nestled here in the Midwest with our rolling fields and cozy towns, it's kinda ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on September 15, 2023
5 Steps to Buying Your Dream Luxury Home
From Aspiration to Acquisition: 5 Steps to Becoming a Savvy Luxury Home Buyer
The allure of luxury living isn't just about indulgence; it's a ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on September 1, 2023
Neighborhood Highlight: Prarie Trail in Ankeny
Prairie Trail: Ankeny's Walking Neighborhood
Located in Ankeny, Iowa, Prairie Trail stands out as a unique neighborhood emphasizing walkability and ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on August 1, 2023
Smart Ways to Increase Your Home's Value in 2023
If you're a homeowner this week is for you! When you dream up those renovation projects do you ever wonder if it's worth the time and money ...
Posted by Missy Starr on March 4, 2023
Tips for First-Time Home Buyers: A Guide to Navigating the Process
As someone who has gone through the process of buying their first home, I understand how overwhelming it can be. There are so many factors to ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on February 11, 2023
Should I sell my house now or wait?
Does your current home no longer suit your needs? Are you considering making a move but not sure where to start?
For many people, ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on February 4, 2023
Top 5 Things to Consider When Investing in Real Estate Rental Properties
Investing in Real Estate 2023
Investing in real estate can be a great way to generate long-term wealth and financial security. With the right ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on January 26, 2023
What Are Your Real Estate Goals for 2023?
What Are Your Goals in the Housing Market for 2023?
If buying or selling a home is part of your dreams for 2023, it’s essential for ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on January 7, 2023
Open House Prep Checklist
Open houses are a great opportunity to showcase your home and have the potential to reach many buyers at one time! With a little prep work, your home ...
Posted by Missy Starr on December 13, 2022
Shop Local Gift Guide from Ankeny Real Estate Group
It's that time of year when you are making your lists and checking them twice!
With the holidays right around the corner ...
Posted by Allison Johnson on November 23, 2022
What’s Actually Happening with Home Prices Today?
One of the biggest questions people are asking right now is: what’s happening with home prices? There are headlines about ongoing price ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on September 7, 2022
Do you have a Real Estate Plan?
The famous quote by Robert Burns is most often used to say that no matter how detailed you plan, there are no guarantees that everything will happen ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on July 13, 2022
Staging to Sell or Settling In: Top 5 Interior Design Trends to Know for 2022
Are you staging to sell or settling in to make your house your home?
We all love a reason to grab a coffee and shop through that favorite store ...
Posted by Emma Stern on March 7, 2022
Why You Should Consider Selling in the Winter
The season you sell your home can have an impact on how much you get for your home and how quickly it sells. The season that has the most success in ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on September 7, 2021
Common Things to Look Out for Before Buying Your Dream Home
It is easy to become overwhelmed when you enter the home buying market. Friends, family, colleagues, and even acquaintances will give you their ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on August 16, 2021
Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?
There has been some discussion recently on home prices in relation to mortgage rates. Some believe if there is a rapid rise of mortgage rates, home ...
Posted by Colin Panzi on August 4, 2021
Is Getting a Home Mortgage Still Too Difficult?
Potential homebuyers are always cautioned to be aware of mortgage lending standards and the difficulty they might face when trying to obtain a ...
Posted by Michael Hidder on June 26, 2021