The thoughts and ramblings of Walter Hayes on real estate as well as local state and federal issues and politics.
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January 20th, 2011 Dear Ward 2 Resident: The people of Ward 2 have allowed me to serve as an Alderman in Carl Junction since 2003 and for that I thank you. This year is the first time someone has put their name forward in addition to my own so you will have a choice in whom you select for Alder...
The real estate market in Carl Junction has been the driving factor in the City's ability to continue to decrease the property tax levy from 2000 through 2008 while at the same time spending on the order of 6 million dollars to build a new Police Department and City Court building then most recen...
Another year has come and gone. The good news for home sellers is that it appears that the market has bottomed out, the bad news is that it doesn't appear to be gaining ground, at least not yet. Here are some numbers worth noting. Listings: In 2002 there were 922 new listings that came on the ma...
517 S Porter Joplin, MO 64834 MLS #: 120038 $74,900 3 bedrooms 1.50 bath Price is definitely right on this 3 bedroom 1.5 bath home in Joplin. Offers the best of the basics. Great Price, Great Location, Great Home. Large unfinished basement, family room great for a video/game room, office or othe...