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By Matt Grohe, Serving the metro since 2003
(RE/MAX Concepts)
Comments 0
A few months back I got a call from a person interested in new construction in Ankeny. Seems she had been given my number by a lender who I've worked with in the past. She was looking at new construction and had narrowed here search down to one home, bu she wanted and independent opinion of the property from someone in the real estate industry, apart from the listing agent that is. We spoke briefly on the phone and I got an idea of what type of home she was looking at. When we met about an hour later I had print outs of about a dozen other new construction homes in the area which were similar. We looked over her home of interest and the compared. Turns out I was able to find her a larger home, with better interior finish and a third stall in the garage area to boot: all for the same pri...
By Matt Grohe, Serving the metro since 2003
(RE/MAX Concepts)
Comments 6
A couple months back I got a call on a Tuesday afternoon. This person, Shannon, it seems had just found out that she had landed an interview for a lucrative job opening in the area. She had found me on the internet and decided I was someone she'd like to work with and she wanted to come down on the weekend and look at homes with her family in order to get a feel for the market. There were just two problems, she wasn't sure she'd even get the job and it was the July 4th weekend. I assured here that I'd be happy to show her and her family homes in the area and it was not an imposition as my family had planned to stay around in the area anyway. As a result we kicked around some emails and set up a tour of about ten homes across the metro. Well, that was the first of about six tours. A coup...
By Peter Olsen, Rent To Own Homes, LLC
(Rent To Own Homes, LLC)
Comments 2
Rent To Own! 50% rent credit!  3 bedroom 2.5 bath 1368 sq ft home plus a finished basement in Ankeny, Iowa!  The home sits on 1/4th of an acre lot with a huge landscaped backyard!  The stone patio is attached to the huge deck and there is a playground in the backyard.  There is a big eat in kitchen, fireplace, incredible open floor plan.  There is efficient electric heat and A/C and there is city water and sewer.  Rent is only $1500/mo and first months rent and money down required to move in. Please contact us with any questions at www.50statesrent2own.com. Until next time.... Pete Olsen Rent To Own Homes, LLC www.50statesrent2own.com www.activerain.com/blogs/peteolsen01
By Kate Pokroshinskaya
(Royal)
Comments 0
Perfect home located in central Ankeny - within walking distance of elementary school, middle school, Sports complex, current highschool. Basement finished in July 2008 and newly carpeted main floor July 2008. 3 Bedrooms upstairs, 1 in the basement. 3 bathroom; 1 on mainfloor and 2 upstairs. Storage area in basement as well. Fenced in back yard, attached 2 car garage. Total finished square footage about 2,100. Built in 2001 but like new! Go to for more pictures! To directly access this property, use this shortcut: http://www.fizber.com/iowa-buy-single-family-home-11648063.html
By Diana Demidova
(RealEst)
Comments 0
Perfect home located in central Ankeny - within walking distance of elementary school, middle school, Sports complex, current highschool. Basement finished in July 2008 and newly carpeted main floor July 2008. 3 Bedrooms upstairs, 1 in the basement. 3 bathroom; 1 on mainfloor and 2 upstairs. Storage area in basement as well. Fenced in back yard, attached 2 car garage. Total finished square footage about 2,100. Built in 2001 but like new! Go to for more pictures! To directly access this property, use this shortcut: http://www.fizber.com/iowa-buy-single-family-home-11648063.html
By Deja Fouts
(NONE)
Comments 0
Ankeny Condo / Townhome Market Report    Current Market Stats: Active Listings Price Range : $79,900 - $400,000 SQFT Range: 834- 2789 Number of Listings: 341 Average SQFT: 1,336 Average List Price: $156,984 Average DOM: 165 % New Construction: 60% 2006 Review of Sales. Price Range: $65,000 - $363,000 SQFT Range: 528- 2316 Total Sold Units: 504 Average SQFT: 1,265 Average Sold Price: $138,311 Average DOM: 115 % New Construction: 59%   Average Condo/ Townhome Sales Per Month: 42 Current Pending Sales: 99 Supply in Months: 8.1 Hotness Ratio: 29%  Report created 3/3/2007  

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