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By Betty Knowles, TeamKnowles REALTORS® - Springfield MO Real Estate
(Southwest Missouri Realty - www.teamknowles.com)
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This beautiful 6 bedroom, 3 full bath, 2 car garage home is move in ready!  6 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Built 1973, 2600 Sq Ft. $137,900Home has been completely remodeled upstairs with ; gorgeous new kitchen cabinets and added bar, brand new appliances, ceramic tile, 2 totally remodeled full baths, new ...

By Betty Knowles, TeamKnowles REALTORS® - Springfield MO Real Estate
(Southwest Missouri Realty - www.teamknowles.com)
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If you live in Ozark or Springfield Missouri, you're all too familiar with the 60-65 interchange. Traffic headed South to Branson or North to Springfield getts pretty congested on this outdated cloverleaf intersection. With the continued growth of the area, traffic is only going to get heavier.  ...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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Springfield Missouri Real Estate - January 2008 Reading the Springfield Real Estate magazine this week, I discovered the market is taking it's toll on many real estate agents.  112 agents dropped their license, with 28 agents joining the Multiple Listing System.  This leaves 2574 Springfield Miss...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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Kay Van Kampen | RE/MAX Solutions | 417-839-4534 Washington, Springfield, MO Home For Sale, Greene County, Springfield, Missouri 4 Bdrm Single Family House offered at $175,900 Year Built 1897 Sq Footage 2,929 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 2 full, 1 partial Floors 3 Parking None Lot Size .14 acres HOA/Mai...

By Rick Gardner
(The Home Gardners / Keller Williams Realty)
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Are you one of those real estate buyers waiting to buy until the market "bottoms out" to be sure you get the best deal?  If so, maybe you should rethink your strategy.  The February 25, 2008 issue of Time Magazine has a great story on page 54 that makes a great case for buying now.  To be more sp...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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  I recently worked a contract on one of Springfield's luxury homes.  Negotiating offers is not something that is taught in real estate school.  You learn after a lot of trial and error.Remember, before Designated Agency was introduced to Missouri real estate, all agents worked strictly for the s...

By Shelby Williams
(Re/Max)
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Southwest Missouri Equestrian Property with HomeWhen it comes to Missouri horse property, southwest MO has several to pick from; especially when it comes to horse training facilities.  Horse property can be found around the greater Springfield MO area.  Here is a list of horse farms for sale that...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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Preparing a home in today's market has become very critical.  In a good market it was always important, however, now it's a must.  Even if you are not planning on selling, a yearly checkup on your home will prevent major problems and renovation later.  Realtors are great at giving advice, so I st...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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Are Springfield Homes Priced Right?With the help of Active Rain, showing a prospective client the market statistics today, I used the   Springfield MLS statistics to design the comparison of Solds to New Listings. Springfield Mo homes compared to last year: We were able to see the number of listi...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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  Many of you remember when real estate was about listing and selling homes by using a Springfield MLS Book that came out once a month.  Then the first computer that was directly connected to the MLS and the books eventually disappeared.Today we research homes from the internet.  MLS is on the in...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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We are quickly running thru the year , and the Springfield Mo real estate market still remains stable.  Fewer homes sold for the month of August, with an increase of new listings on the market.  The median sold price from August, 2006 is up an average of $10,000.  This figure is an average of all...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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This is one of those days that driving on the motorcycle is fun and a lot of work all in one.  We started out from Ozark Missouri to drive to Joplin Missouri to assist other bikers bring all the Multiple Sclerosis bikers ride safely back to Willard Missouri.This is the second year we have been mo...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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 This week, my assistant and I spent two days teaching other RE/MAX agents about meta tags and how to drive traffic to the top of the search engines.  Still being new at SEO, showing other agents how to optomize their sites was as difficult to teach as it is to learn.The sessions also included "R...

By Shelby Williams
(Re/Max)
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I do not know if it is just me noticing or if the area is getting hit with a large number of events again.  This weekend and next there are an overwhelming number of things to do.  I guess you just pick the ones that you think you would enjoy the most.  Here is a run down on some of the events I ...

By Carie Benton, (Brand Strategist, Virtual Assistant)
(Crooked Tree Press)
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Welcome to Stone Meadow, a Ron Stenger Community. Stone Meadow is an exclusive residential community located at the edge of Springfield, Missouri in the pristine woodlands of the Ozarks. Residents of Stone Meadow enjoy homes of traditional elegance in a setting of rolling hills, forests and stre...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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 Among the listings we currently have, a new listing is a Springfield bank repo, located on a major street, complete with a house full of STUFF!  The normal bank repo is usually empty - this is actually the first home we've helped clean out.According to the bank, photos must be taken before and a...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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When the family moved to the Springfield Missouri area, our lives made a dramatic change.  We were used to a fast paced style of living and came back to a much better way of life.  Meeting with a Springfield Missouri realtor, we quickly found a home just outside of Springfield and settled down.No...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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 Reading some of the new groups here in Active Rain, I've come across several new ones that I joined over the weekend - one is: Positive Attitude For The Weary Soul.Negative attitudes breed negative results.  My Dad said this over and over to me while I was growing up.  I love my job.  Selling re...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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 One of my first jobs was working at a bank.  The best position I held was working in the loan department.  There I gained a great background to start off my career in real estate.  Interest rates for conventional loans in the Springfield Mo area right now averages between 6% and 6.5%.  I remembe...

By Kay Van Kampen, Realtor®, Springfield Mo Real Estate
(RE/MAX Broker, RE/MAX)
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 We all seem to have the same problem - we have buyers that are waiting for the market to drop more before they buy their dream home.Read an article in Realty Times that the market has hit bottom.  I'm sure that home sellers are hoping this is true.  Pricing a home today has become more inportant...

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