altoona iowa: Des Moines Iowa the place to live! - 02/28/15 09:38 AM
Des Moines Iowa made the List when® Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke offered up his top 10 picks for 2015—the places where we can expect to see strong housing growth, affordable prices and fast-paced sales. Des Moines Iowa - Favorite for Millennial Share of Households and Millennial Household Growth
While Des Moines might seem like an odd fit for a list of the hottest metros in America, Smoke sees encouraging signs.
Its high affordability and high levels of home ownership among millennials set the stage for strong housing performance next year, he says.

altoona iowa: Challenging your property tax in Polk County Iowa - You have 10 More days! - 04/25/12 07:40 AM

In Iowa the assessments (except for Agriculture) are based on Market Value see Iowa Reference: Iowa Code 441.21 , Actual, assessed and taxable value the property should be assessed near the likely selling price. 
The assessed value is what would be protested not the tax payment and the protest can be filed between April 16th and May 5th.  The protest must be mailed and postmarked by May 5th unless May 5th falls on the weekend an appeal will be accepted the following business day.  Make sure that the appeal is signed and based on one or more of … (0 comments)

altoona iowa: This could be the home you are looking for. - 01/17/12 09:30 AM

altoona iowa: Paulette Franklin Altoona Iowa - 12/26/10 07:45 AM
Someone that has given alot not only to the City of Altoona but, Dollars for Scholars. Paulette was very active in the Altoona Chamber for many years and as a matter of fact many of us thought of Paulette when you talked about the  Altoona Chamber.  Paulette gave many hours to our city and was always focused on making our community  better place.  While Paulette was part of the Chamber it grew into a great organization and still will go strong because of all she gave.  The community was very important to Paulette as was her family and friends.  She will be remembered by … (0 comments)

altoona iowa: Mud volley Ball at the "Altoona Palooza" Altoona Iowa - 08/28/10 01:26 PM
What a great time at the .  Things like Mud Volley ball
Car show , Blow up games, food, Drink Music and More.  The beginning of an Altoona Tradition.  Look for this every year late summer in Altoona Iowa.
Going on until 11pm today.  Fun in Altoona Iowa.

altoona iowa: Altoona Palooza - Altoona Iowa - August 28th 2010 - 08/22/10 03:29 PM

Altoona Palooza coming to Altoona Iowa August 28th 2010!
Looking for some fun in Altoona Iowa ?  Altoona Palooza is fun for all - Kids and Adults alike.
Mud Volley ball anyone?  Come watch and support the teams. Wanna get dirty?  This is the place - that's for sure. Put together a team and get ready for a good ol' slippin' and slidin' fun time!
UPDATE!! We've filled the brackets, so we can't accept any more applications. Why not come and cheer on the teams? It's not only fun playing - it's a great spectator sport!


altoona iowa: So you think you want to build a Home? - 08/22/10 01:38 PM

If you are thinking of building a new home what things do you want in a home?
Sometimes it is many things as when more people live in a home more wants/needs may prevail.
Someone wants a large Kitchen with Granite counter tops and a walk in pantry while the other may say the three car garage and large deck are important to them and the Family room is important to both.
You need to do your homework and shop the open house's in the area's you are interested to see what would be resonable wants in your budget. 

altoona iowa: The Final Music on the Plaza in Altoona Iowa is this Friday June 25th 5-8pm - 06/22/10 01:04 PM
Look who's playing this week in the Music on the Plaza 5-8pm.  Just west of Hy-vee on 8th St.  Lot's of fun for kids and adults.  Stop by and have a drink, watch the kids run through the water and enjoy the music of "  "Hot Tamale and the Red Hots". Hope to see you there.  Need directions how to get there call or email me.
Here is the link to Events in Altoona Iowa.

altoona iowa: Music on the plaza in Altoona, Iowa - 06/01/10 02:53 PM
Here in Altoona, Iowa we have Bike trails around the ponds, through the trees and around the town.  We have things to do and among them this summer is the "Music in the Plaza" on Friday nights.  From 5-8pm there is live entertainment, drinks, sandwiches and more.  Watch the kids run through the water spots, get their face painted or just listen to the band of the evening.  This evening is surely the venue of the night. This is an evening where family comes together and enjoy the nice evening breeze. the squeels of the kids and the water splashing and … (2 comments)

altoona iowa: What is important to the Buyer in this Economy? Green features in demand. - 05/31/10 10:16 AM
Goodbye, whirlpool tub, home theater and many other amenities.
The Recession seems to have pushed the Brake on some attitudes about what they want in their future homes and neighborhoods. This seems to be all economically driven and consistent with the times.
•1.     Although buyers are not looking for a lot of extras there are a few things that still seem important like Walking paths and Park areas.
•2.     Green is good -- and getting better. The increase in demand didn't surprise me as buyers like their home to be as green as they can afford.  The desire for environmentally friendly … (0 comments)

altoona iowa: Are you Ready for the next step? - 03/09/10 02:13 AM

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