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Company Retreat for sale in the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/31/07 02:10 AM
It is always a bit difficult to get back to work, what with the e-mails, phone calls, letters, messages, etc. to get back on top of. I am always amazed how much work there is in being a Realtor. It is not just putting up a sign to sell a home or showing beautiful homes to potential buyers. It is so, so much more. And today proved it, with all I had to do. Would I ever talk anyone into being a Realtor? That is a tough question as there are so many factors involved. The person's personality, bank account (as (0 comments)
Back in the Black Hills from visiting Georgia and South Carolina - 07/30/07 12:55 AM
Well my vacation is over with. It lasted a long time and it was very enjoyable. I head back to the office in the morning. I guess my assistant Sue Owen has had quite a week without me. Of course I have been in contact through e-mails and phone calls, so it won't be such a shock tomorrow. I did have 2 closings while I was gone so I have a couple of paychecks waiting for me. This blog needs to be short and sweet as I am heading to bed early tonight. I look forward to Sturgis Rally Week coming up (0 comments)
On Vacation in South Carolina - I miss the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/28/07 07:47 PM
Hello, I arrived in Savannah, Georgia on Wednesday, July 25th. My newphew is playing the drums in a month long production of the musical "A Chorus Line". I went to the show yesterday and it was fantastic. Then the cast and crew did a midnight talent show, where they all had skits, singing acts, comedy routines, etc. and performed them for whoever wanted to come. Mostly family and friends. It was so much fun. I have to comment on the heat and humidity in the South. I am not a big fan. Which is why I titled this blog "I miss the (1 comments)
Camping and Hot Weather in the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/24/07 10:15 PM
Hi............It has been unseasonably HOT this past week. The Black Hills has even beat Phoenix, Arizona's high temperatures which is just crazy. Business, generally has been slow. Properties have been selling, but not at the norm for this time of year. When it is hot outside, people, I believe, just get lazy and lathargic and want to stay inside an air conditioned building. But I braved the heat and went camping for the weekend at Whispering Pines Campground just off Hwy. 385 not too far from Pactola Lake and Silver City. Well protected by trees from the sun, it really wasn't (0 comments)
Impossible to find. This one has it all - Pine trees, no covenants, located in the Central Hills, 2.3 acres, oversized 2 car attached garage, remodeled kitchen, flooring & bathroom, Southern exposure. 4 miles to Mt RushmoreOne level livingBorders Forest Service919 Old Hill City Road Keystone, SD $219,000
Home on 10 Acres - 07/22/07 11:13 PM
PRICE REDUCED $10,000 - Great fenced horse property. Has a shared well, manufactured home on a permanent foundation, peaceful prairie setting with no covenants. Seller also owns the neighboring 10 acres with a single wide for sale at $89,900. Great investment property as Seller was receiving $700 per month on the singlewide and $1,000 per month on the doublewide. Or buy both, live in one and rent out the other to pay most of your mortgage payment. See MLS # 80638 Great Horse Property10 AcresFenced Property 21933 Antelope Creek Box Elder, South Dakota $129,000
21935 Antelope Creek Road Box Elder, South Dakota $89,900 PRICE REDUCED $10,000 - Great fenced horse property. Has a shared well, 13x7 addition that would make a great computer room, peaceful prairie setting with no covenants. Beautiful horse property with open faced stalls in livestock shed.Seller also owns the neighboring 10 acres with a doublewide for sale at $129,000. Great investment property as Seller was receiving $700 per month on the singlewide and $1,000 per month on the doublewide. Or buy both, live in one and rent out the other to pay most of your mortgage payment. See MLS # 80637 (0 comments)
Commercial Opporutunity in Downtown Rapid City, SD - 07/22/07 10:53 PM
Downtown RC. Good parking. Lots of potential for this high traffic area, excellent exposure & lots of possibilities. 4,941 sq ft each floor, 2000 sq ft shop in back. Part of this structure is ready for business, other parts of building are in need of some renovation and repair. Furnace is non-functional. Being sold "as is" condition 910 Main Street Rapid City SD $296,900 (0 comments)
5 Plex in Rapid City South Dakota - 07/22/07 10:44 PM
5th unit is an efficiency and rents for $400 per month. Good return on investment. Newly painted exterior. Some units freshly painted and new carpet. On street parking in front of the building and plenty of off-street parking in the back. Income Property! 737 North 7th $179,900 (0 comments)
Completely Remodeled and Rebuilt in 2005. 3 bedroom, 2 bath and very open floor plan in each. New everything, tape, texture, paint, kitchens, bathrooms, flooring, heating, wiring, windows. These units look fantastic. 5 minutes from the Hospital, 2 minutes to Downtown. Live in one unit, rent the otherHave someone else pay your mortgage!515 South$215,000 (2 comments)
13054 Homer Smith Road, Tilford, SD $120,000 Approx. 10 acres Fantastic Lot Horses Allowed! Unbelievable panoramic views, quiet, very nice location. Well depths range from 140' to 660'. Property is conveniently located between Sturgis and Rapid City, just a short way off Interstate Highway I-90 (0 comments)
Great acreage for a nice hobby farm or just plenty of room to breathe with no neighbors nearby. Seller may divide into 2 - 40 acre plats. Less than 30 minutes to Rapid City. Great corner acreage on 2 well maintained gravel roads. 226th New Underwood South Dakota $144,000
Great property with 360 panoramic views of Bear Butte, Black Hills, Rapid City. Fenced perimeter. Has a 500 ft well, septic system, electric & phone lines at site. All underground utilities, pine trees, seasonal stream, valley views. Two full 50 amp RV hookups with circular driveway for RVs , campers, etc. "Show your pickiest land buyers!" Horses AllowedNo covenantsManufactured homes allowed$225,000 21328 Harp Road, Sturgis SD (0 comments)
Absolutely gorgeous, secluded Black Hills property with pine trees, aspen and spruce. One of a kind lot for a single family home or retreat. 1.4 miles to Mikelson Trail, 2 miles from Deer Mountain Ski Resort, 3.8 miles to Terry Peak skie lodge. In the heart of snowmobile country. White-tail deer, wild turkeys, and very tranquil setting. $425,900 21509 Frosty Meadows Road Includes: A SpringA PondMeadowForest Service Land on 2 sidesBorders Golf CourseSouth from Lead on Hwy. 14A/85 for 4 1/2 miles. Left on Frosty Meadows Road. Stay Left at the Y. Follow road to the 3rd gate. Sign is where property starts. (0 comments)
$49,900 2 acres No covenants....Bring your own animals.... Partially fenced.......Mobiles allowed.....Stick built homes in the area......Southern exposure.......Shared 500' well.......Great views.......Meadow and pine trees......Nice and private and quiet........Only 25 minutes to Rapid City. New lots so taxes will be due in 2008. Can be purchased with adjoining 2 acres. Save almost $10 grand and buy both for $90,000. See MLS number 82255. From Rapid City take Hwy 79 South approx. 15 miles.....Turn R. on Hwy 36 approx. 3 miles....Turn R. Ghost Canyon Road approx. 1.6 miles. (0 comments)
Exquisite 5-level home located on a beautiful 1.75 acre mountain top. Built in '02 & beautifully finished. Very open floor plan includes a fabulous kitchen with hickory cabinets, wood flooring, breakfast bar which adjoins the family room with stone gas fireplace. June '07 appraised $470,000. Selling for $460,000 Dining room features wrap around windows with amazing views. Master suite features gas fireplace, built-in entertainment center, private deck, huge walk-in closets and private bath with whirlpool tub, bay windows, vaulted and tray ceilings, recessed and indirect lighting Unbelievable 360 degree viewsMountain Lion StatueTheatre roomPictures can be viewed at www.duanehosek.com You have to see it to (0 comments)
Real Estate Developments in the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/19/07 06:16 PM
Today was a nice cool, cloudy day again. Meaning the temperatures were in the 80's and a bit of rain here and there. Hill City, Keystone areas in the central Black Hills had alot of hail damage yesterday with large hail breaking windshields, roof tops and tons of other damage. In Rapid City, there were just little tiny hail the size of a snowflake. Back to real estate. I spent the best part of my day trying to save a deal involving some acres around the Deadwood and Lead areas in the Northern Black Hills. I have an offer and a back-up (0 comments)
Market Value of your home in the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/19/07 02:12 AM
Hello folks. Today was a nice day in the Black Hills of South Dakota. In Rapid City, the high temp. was around 85 and we ACTUALLY GOT SOME RAIN in the afternoon. Unfortunately it was accompanied by some hail. Not real damaging hail, but enough to knock a few flowers off some plants. I was talking to a Meade County assessor this afternoon. I was curious about figuring out the assessed value of a home compared to the market value. What I can away from that conversation with is that in some cases it is really hard to come up with (0 comments)
A Tuesday in Real Estate in the Black Hills of South Dakota - 07/18/07 12:55 AM
It seems like the last 3 or 4 weeks have been rather slow for buying homes, land or commercial property here in the Black Hills. Of course, it depends on which Realtor you talk with, but overall sales are pretty slow. I believe it is because of the hot weather. We are being bombarded with abnormally high temperatures in the Rapid City, Ellsworth Air Force Base, Hermosa and Hot Springs areas of the Black Hills. In other towns like Custer, or the Northern Black Hills areas such as Spearfish, Deadwood, Lead and Sturgis, you will find the temps about 5 - 15 degrees cooler. But no matter how (1 comments)
Black Hills Home Inspectors - Well worth the money. - 07/17/07 02:18 AM
Why Use Home Inspection Companies? Especially for older homes, and even for a newer one, a home inspection is a valuable service to home buyers. Whether you live in Rapid City, Custer, Hot Springs, Deadwood or Hill City there are plenty of reasons to get a home inspection. A home inspector will walk you through a 1 ½ to 2-hour visual inspection of the home to determine its condition and that of its systems. Home inspectors will assess which components are not performing properly as well as inform the prospective buyer of areas where repairs may be needed in the future. (0 comments)
Real Estate in the Black Hills of South Dakota - Rapid City - 07/16/07 02:12 AM
A working weekend for this Realtor in the Black Hills. Well, it was a very hot weekend temperature wise and business wise. I viewed some beautiful homes in the Central Black Hills, Nemo Road and Hill City areas. It was fun to meet these folks from out of town. They are from the central part of South Dakota. These were homes in the $400,000 to $ 900,000 price range. This type of money will get you a fantastic house on acreage in western South Dakota. The homes I looked at were around 10-20 acres, around 5,000 square feet, log homes, privacy, (0 comments)
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