lake of the ozarks: Keeping In Touch with Your Realtor - 06/09/09 07:55 AM

Realtors® Sharon & Crist Fanning  ~  Lake of the Ozarks Real Estate
In today's real estate market, keeping in touch with your Realtor® is vital for both home buyers and home sellers.  Keeping in touch with your Realtor® or real estate agent is the only way to completely stay informed of current market conditions.
Today, we communicate with everyone in our lives in a whole different way than we once did.  We now use text messaging and email more than anything.  They are both impersonal yet a quick and effective way to get one's point across.  Therefore, you want to … (2 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Celebrate Your Easter in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri - 04/01/09 02:17 AM
Whether you're a resident or a visitor, at the Lake of the Ozarks, there is always something happening.  Therefore, we thought it would be the perfect time to blog about the Easter celebrations that will be going on around Lake of the Ozarks this wonderful spring season.
·         Easter Brunch - April 12th at the Country Club Hotel & Spa, Lake Ozark.  For more information, call (573) 964-2222.
·         Easter Brunch - April 12th at the Resort at Port Arrowhead, Lake Ozark.  For more information, call (573) 365-2334.
·         Easter Brunch at HK's and Easter Egg Hunt - April 12th at … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Choosing a Real Estate Professional to Handle all Your Real Estate Needs - 03/18/09 07:12 AM
Buyers and sellers alike who do their research when it comes to finding a real estate professional can experience a smooth mental and financial transaction and save thousands of dollars.  Therefore, never waste what time and resources you have.   Use your time and all your resources wisely.
Decide what is important to you when looking for a real estate professional.  You want to look for someone who specializes in your area.  Are you buying, selling, relocating or investing?  Whatever your choice, if you choose the right real estate agent, they will be able to help you.
A great place to start … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks 2009 Shoreline Spring Cleanup - 03/11/09 03:51 AM
Spring is getting ready to spring upon us already.  We really can't believe how fast it has come.  But, nevertheless, it's here and it's time to do some Spring cleaning around the lake.  Therefore, the Lake of the Ozarks is calling upon its brave souls to help clean up the lake's shoreline.
This year, the annual Shoreline Beautification Cleanup is scheduled from March 15 through April 15.  Adopt-the-Shoreline organization is seeking volunteers to help spruce up the lake in time for the summer swimming and boating season.  So far, there are over 600 volunteers expected to turn out, but there is … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Building Green Saves Money and Energy and Creates Jobs - 03/04/09 06:20 AM
In today's world, we are beginning to hear the term "going green" more and more.  We read about it, see news reports about it and watch television programs geared toward it.  Now we have a President and an administration that seems to understand the importance of that term and how it effects our economy.  Therefore, we are seeing experts from both sides of the playing fields demanding a recovery plan that will focus on green jobs and infrastructure, especially now that consumers are striving to cut their living costs and live in more economically sustainable homes and businesses are looking to … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Tax Help for Seniors in Lake of the Ozarks - 02/11/09 04:45 AM
Tax season is here again and the AARP Tax/Aide will have several volunteers in the Lake of the Ozarks area to help prepare hundreds of federal and state tax returns for lake area seniors.  Lake area residents that make up to $50,000 can receive this free quality income tax assistance and tax form preparation.
There are still 64 days left before the deadline date of April 15th.  However, people are already getting in line to get this free help from the AARP Tax/Aide.  There were over 1,300 federal returns and over 500 state tax returns filed by lake area residents last … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: The Lake of the Ozarks Master Plan - 02/04/09 05:45 AM
Lake of the Ozarks residents have been waiting to hear about the new Camden County master plan.  On February 23 and 24, the county will host two "Community Visioning Workshops." 
The County began a series of public meetings last summer as part of the whole revising process.  The first meetings were held back in August of 2008.  This second round of public meetings will begin this month with visioning workshops.
Anyone attending the visioning workshops will get to take part in a series of exercises that are intended to prioritize many major issues that impact the whole lake area.  They will … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: New Lake Access Opens in Lake of the Ozarks - 01/21/09 02:51 AM
A new access point to the lake will open at the end of January  in Lake of the Ozarks .  The new 78-acre Wigwam School Access will be located at mile marker 66.5 just across from Duncan 's Point.  The new access point is named after an early 20th century school that sat on the property before the area was dammed in 1931 to create the Lake of the Ozarks .
The $1 million Wigwam Access will feature a two lane boat ramp, a lakefront weigh-in station, eighty-nine vehicle & trailer parking slots, handicapped parking, and public restrooms.  It's a big … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks Passover Bridge Gets New Design to Save Money - 01/14/09 01:24 AM
The Lake of the Ozarks will soon see the new Passover Bridge project begin construction.  The original bridge plans have had to undergo some redesign to help the community save money, but the redesign will not compromise the structural integrity or traffic flow of the roadway.  The city is expected to save almost $100,000 with the bridge redesign.
Original plans called for a four-lane boulevard style road that would lead from the expressway to the expected John Q. Hammons' resort on Wilson Drive , which will start construction soon also.  Costs before the change were estimated to be almost $2 million.

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks Police Chief Keeping the Community Safe - 01/07/09 04:53 AM
There is no better feeling than to feel safe.  And feeling safe in the community in which you live is a great feeling.  Over the past few years, Chief Mark Maples has revamped the police department in the Lake of the Ozarks . 
During Chief Mark's first year he changed a lot of policies.  He began moving the department in a completely different direction than it had been going.  By changing things, Chief Mark made a lot of enemies in the department and lost several officers in the process.  Many officers went on to other departments and turnover was high for … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Small Home Entertaining this Holiday Season - 12/17/08 10:41 AM
The holiday season is the time of year many of us will entertain guests.  And, because of this past years housing industry, many people have downsized their home and will have a smaller home to entertain in.  If you're in that category, you are probably wondering how you will be able to pull off such a task.  Entertaining in small spaces can be challenging, but it can be done.  And everyone will have a pleasant time.  So we have some ideas we'd like to share.
Begin by clearing as much space as possible in the room or rooms you will be … (1 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Tips for Homeowners to Stay Debt-Free This Holiday Season - 12/10/08 04:29 AM
This holiday season, many homeowners are trying to keep their heads above the rough waters of the housing market and our nation's economy.  So, there's no better time than now to share some tips that can help you have a debt free holiday.
Begin by making a list of who you will buy for.  This will help you keep track of those you are buying for when shopping.  As you buy for someone on your list, mark them off.  There's nothing worse than buying five gifts for one family member and only two for another.  Also, set your spending limits for … (1 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Christmas in Lake of the Ozarks - 12/02/08 11:05 PM
Christmas and New Year's celebrations really bring out the best in people, especially in the Lake of the Ozarks residents.   To show just how much the community looks forward to these two celebrations, there will be several events taking place this month.  When we found out about these great events, we decided to compile a list and share them.
Lake of the Ozarks is a tight knit community with wonderful residents, a good economy, awesome schools, and plenty of recreation.  So, if you are looking to relocate in the near future, come to Lake of the Ozarks during the Holiday season … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks Deer Season Opens - 11/12/08 06:09 AM
Many Lake of the Ozarks residents look forward to deer firearms season, which will open this Saturday.  Hunters are already getting ready to head to their favorite hunting spot in the woods.  And once again, hunters will have the digital option to check their harvest through an online deer telecheck, a service provided by the Missouri Department of Conservation.
The online deer telecheck makes submitting your hunt  convenient.  Hunters will only have to submit their hunting ID, the deer type, points for antlered bucks, and what county the deer was taken from.  Once you hit submit, a confirmation number will be sent to … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks Free Events - 11/05/08 07:11 AM
In tough economic times everyone gets stressed emotionally, physically and financially, and we all need to get out and have some fun.  And what better way than free? 
The wonderful community of Lake of the Ozarks knows what it's residents need, so they have planned several free events to take advantage of.
November 7 - 8 - Christmas Craft Fair at the Camden County Museum .  You will get to explore the historic area of Lake of the Ozarks , while in crafter's paradise.  It's a great time to create lovely memories and memorabilia for the holidays. November 8 - Girls Day Out Women's Expo at the Inn … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Good Old-Fashion Fun With Apple Butter Days In Lake Of The Ozarks - 10/08/08 12:01 PM
Anyone looking for some old-fashion fun? Lake of the Ozarks will be giving you the opportunity at the Apple Butter Days celebration. The celebration will, of course, have the main ingredients that make Apple Butter Days so great: Hundreds of freshly peeled apples, a wooden stirring paddle, a very old iron kettle, and a little touch of sugar. Mmmmmm... The Camden County Museum will be hosting this great annual event.
Volunteers have been a big part of the celebration. Many have spent much of their time this week coring and peeling crisp apples. They have also been slow cooking many batches … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Lake of the Ozarks Bikefest - 09/10/08 01:46 AM
This will be Lake of the Ozarks second annual Bikefest, marking the anniversary of September 11th. Bikefest will be held on September 11th, with a starting point at Bagnell Dam Strip. Over 20,000 bikers have rolled into the Lake of the Ozarks area already, with more expected to come. Riders will start their day with the "Never Forget Ride" to kick off the celebration at 6:30pm in the large parking lot on Bagnell Dam Strip.
Over 200 bikers will ride from Fort Leonard Wood to Lake of the Ozarks Harley Davidson in the "Freedom Ride" on Friday the 12th.
The American … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Missouri House Honors Lake Of The Ozarks Doctor - 09/03/08 05:32 AM
Dr. Clemens Haggerty was recently recognized by the Missouri House for his dedication and many years of service to Lake of the Ozarks residents.
Dr. Haggerty has delivered thousands of babies and treated many patients with ailments from the common cold to ones that were not always treatable. He has over 40 years of service and enough stories to fill a book.
Dr. Haggerty has watched Lake of the Ozarks flourish as the health care here grew. When Dr. Haggerty came to the lake, there was not even an organized ambulance service, and pregnant women would rush into his clinic with … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: St. George Celebrates 60 Years In Lake Of The Ozarks - 08/27/08 03:09 AM
St. George Episcopal Church has been welcoming Lake of the Ozarks visitors and residents for decades. Now, the church will celebrate its 60th anniversary of fellowship and community service on September 7th. Church members have always dedicated themselves to helping the community and everyone in need.
Almost 60 years ago, St. George's began holding services on the front porch of the Harper home in a Lake of the Ozarks community. Now, they have come a long way from that beginning.
Those looking to buy a home in Lake of the Ozarks will also find a great home church in St. George. … (0 comments)

lake of the ozarks: Shootout Entertainment In Lake Of The Ozarks - 08/20/08 10:11 AM
There's nothing like spending a day in Party Cove, hanging with friends and having fun in the sun. And, Steve Williams and Thom Shepherd, the writers of the song, "Red Neck Yacht Club" are coming to kick off the party with a waterfront concert.
The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout party will start Thursday, August 21st, at 8 pm at Captain Ron's Bar and Grill. The Shootout party will continue through the weekend. On Friday, make your way to Mexicali Blues in Osage Beach on Hwy 54 for another concert with Steve and Thom.
Steve and Thom will have a booth … (0 comments)


Crist and Sharon Fanning

Warsaw, MO

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Reece & Nichols Golden Key Realty

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