Everyone Chipped In

Everyone Chipped In
While on my way to the office this morning, my fears were confirmed by how dangerously slick the streets and sidewalks were, and mostly due to the roadways not appearing ice covered.  I would say this mornings pavement coating was about as close you … continue reading

Braunschweiger Sandwich

Braunschweiger Sandwich
Another typical Monday arrived with the number of phone calls and drop-ins which certainly made the hours pass quickly.  In spite of my office being more than warm, it seemed every time the front door opened, there'd be a damp chill entering that to … continue reading

For Rent... 2036 S. Harding Ave.

2036 S. Harding Ave.
Available:
February 1, 2019
Rent:
$ 385
Southwest side Squeaky clean 2 bedroom home for rent. Close to Industrial Park and Newman School.  Stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer stay.  There is no basement and no garage.  There are 2 stor … view the property

Absolutely No Shame

Absolutely No Shame
I was expecting the sun to be out in full force today, but that wasn't Mother Nature's plan for us.  In spite of it being overcast, with camera in hand, I decided to take a drive over to Clear Lake just so to add to my collection of photos of which … continue reading

Speed-typing Pianist

Speed-typing Pianist
Alas I did get enough photos taken this morning of my new listing at 807 - 5th St. SE here in Mason City.  The painter still has some work to do, but at least it was presentable enough for the nine photos I now have posted.When looking at that h … continue reading

New Listing... 807 5th St. SE Mason City

807 5th St. SE Mason City
MLS:
190018
Price:
$ 69900
Location, location, location…this home has it all! Bigger than it looks 3 bedroom ranch offering basement rec area and 3/4 bath, steel siding, attached garage and much more. This home is a blank … view the listing

An Inferno

An Inferno
I'm a little disappointed in myself for speaking yesterday about having the home located at 807 - 5th St. SE posted online today because when I went over there this morning, I found the painter still working away at getting his paint job completed wh … continue reading

Temporal Exhaustion

Temporal Exhaustion
At least it was ten degrees warmer this morning than it was yesterday which was a positive thing.  Most of us have already forgotten how nearly every winter when it's very cold and all the drier indoors due to our furnaces running all the more, our … continue reading

A Mother Now

A Mother Now
It was quite biting out this morning when finding it hovering around 8 degrees, but at least the wind did die down in the night.  I think it made it up to around 30 degrees when out of the wind and in the direct sunlight early this afternoon, so at … continue reading

From all Directions

From all Directions
It appears North Iowa is getting pounded by another Alberta Clipper, and I was so hoping it would go down with the sun, but more than likely it'll be blowing like this all night and on into tomorrow.  From the time I was young, hearing those strong … continue reading

Tasting of Mold

Tasting of Mold
Not much was happening in real estate today other than showing another icky rental that certainly showed signs of neglect and abuse.  What leaves me always wondering about the core values of some, is when I show homes they live in that border on pig … continue reading

The Rise of Acedia

The Rise of Acedia
Unfortunately we didn't see the sun today, but at least the temperature rose above freezing which made our gray day more bearable. Oh how the wind has been blowing!Upon arriving Downtown this morning, I noticed a few cars with overnight parking t … continue reading