Absolutely No Practical Experience

Absolutely No Practical Experience
When that wind started blowing last night, I knew we were going to be in for a windy day, but never expecting nearly gale-force wind tunnels in our Downtown. When I got out of my car at office this morning, I had to hold onto my car door because it f … continue reading

Beating the Bushes to Find Another

Beating the Bushes to Find Another
With it being another Sunday morning, my first duty of the day, was to head to office and return to my darkened corner to get my contemplative spiritual exercise completed.  While in prayer, I was reminded how much it had changed since I began nearl … continue reading

Screaming the Loudest against Cancel Culture

Screaming the Loudest against Cancel Culture
Expecting to get some work done on my personal projects today, it all went flying out the window with various interruptions and the immediate needs of others. Oh well, just as they say, "The best laid plans of mice and men...", was certainly true for … continue reading

Do Your Due Diligence Mason City

Do Your Due Diligence Mason City
Did you ever think we would be experiencing such wonderful weather like we've been having these past days of December back say ten or fifteen years ago? We've not had even a ground cover of snow which is remarkable. When I noticed the red sky this mo … continue reading

New Listing... 809 6th PL SE

809 6th PL SE
MLS:
210946
Price:
$ 194500
Rock-solid ranch home located on one of Mason City’s prettiest streets. This extra roomy 3 bedroom has been meticulously updated and offering gorgeous kitchen with quartz countertops, new applia … view the listing

809 – 6th Place SE, Mason City, Iowa

809 – 6th Place SE, Mason City, Iowa
We can keep these mild December days coming until January 1st, and then it can start warming up. Oops, I shouldn't be saying that because we all know many of our trees and shrubs must have a certain number of freezing days for them to have their prop … continue reading

The Great American Experiment

The Great American Experiment
I was exceptionally happy to see it had rained in the night instead of snow, and for sure, our soil's in need of a good soaking or two before hard winter arrives. I was happy to see it over before I headed to work because I had to stop at a car wash … continue reading

A Great Deal of Statistical Extrapolation

A Great Deal of Statistical Extrapolation
If the wind wasn't blowing from the northwest, I dare say it would've been an above-average last day of November. Over these long years of selling real estate, I dare say most of them have been months where we'd experience the slowing down of the mar … continue reading

The Mention of a Boulder

The Mention of a Boulder
My first appointment of the day was to take an early drive over to the Floyd County abstract office and deliver an abstract of title to them for continuation. The light cloud cover offered some great views of the countryside, but what I found the mos … continue reading

Fire in the Eyes of Many

Fire in the Eyes of Many
Due to Thanksgiving being on a Thursday as it always is, this is the third and final day that's been feeling like a Sunday. Whenever a week day has a holiday thrown in it, and especially if it lands on a Friday, the following day has me thinking it's … continue reading

Leave Behind Beautiful Memories

Leave Behind Beautiful Memories
Once again, if the northwest wind wasn't blowing, we would've had a pleasant day in our last week of November. In spite of it, I decided to help one of my friends get some outside work done which had become a more urgent project considering our days … continue reading

Compliment Him on His Delivery

Compliment Him on His Delivery
After sticking my head out the door this morning, I was delighted to find it not as cold as yesterday which gave me the incentive to get some additional work done without having to bundle myself up like an Eskimo.There were only a few things I ne … continue reading