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By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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  448 Active Listings39 Homes Under Contract10 Homes Sold November 15 - November 20, 2010 Average Price Homes Sold w/e November 20, 2010 $182,040 Highest Price Home Sold: $342,000 Lowest Price Home Sold: $ 52,500 Highest number of days on market: 328 daysLowest number of days on market: 25 days ...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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It's the weekend and I'm scouting around looking for interesting events and things to do in the Iowa City area. Here's a good one for you if you're an antiques fan (and we know there are lots of you out there, don't we?) There's a three day Antique Show at the Riverside Casino & Golf Resort runni...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Big weekend at the movies this weekend. The most anticipated movie of the year is out tonight at midnight. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1. This is the seventh and last installment of the much loved Harry Potter series. Of course they're making a two part nail biter out of it. Why wo...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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  468 Active Listings46 Homes Under Contract4 Homes Sold November 8 - November 13, 2010321 Douglass St - Sold Price $72,000 - 129 days on market1130 4th Ave - Sold Price $85,000 - 6 days on market558 West Side Dr - Sold Price - $124,500 - 120 days on market301 River St - Sold Price - $300, 000 -...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Theater lovers looking to experience something a little different won't be disappointed tonight when "In the Night" premieres at the David Thayer Theatre in the UI Theatre Building, Iowa City. It's directed by dance/theater artist Martha Clark, a legend in her field, who collaborated with theater...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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The Holidays are just around the corner - Yes, I know it's hard to believe - It's that time of year again, time to think about Holiday Shopping. This Saturday, November 13, 2010 is the first of two Farmers Markets scheduled for this year in preparation for the Holidays. The second will be on Dece...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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  468 Active Listings41 Homes Under Contract8 Homes Sold November 1 - November 6, 2010 Average Price Homes Sold w/e November 6, 2010 $201,989 Highest Price Home Sold: $320,000 Lowest Price Home Sold: $ 74,000 Highest number of days on market: 260 daysLowest number of days on market: 28 daysThis ...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Iowa City Real Estate: Market Statistics October 2010 compared to October 2009 43 homes sold in Iowa City in October 2010 compared to 54 homes sold in October 2009. That's a 20% decrease over last year - A pretty strong sign that the Iowa City real estate market is still struggling to find its fe...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Iowa City Homes: Weekly Real Estate Market Update November 1, 2010 - Homes Sold, Homes Under Contract & Active Listings     471 Active Listings42 Homes Under Contract8 Homes Sold October 25 - October 30, 2010 Average Price Homes Sold w/e October 30, 2010 $176,550 Highest Price Home Sold: $285,000...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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3rd Annual Small Works Show Chait Galleries, downtown Iowa City opening reception 5-8pm November 5, 2010 The exhibit runs throughout the holidays until January 5, 2011 Monday - Friday 11am - 6pm , Saturday 10am - 5pm, and Sunday 12am - 4pm. Free and open to the public. Small is in at the Small Wo...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Halloween Weekend is coming up. Here are some of the fun things you can be doing in Iowa City this weekend. Live Entertainment The Halloween Bash at Gabe’s, starts at 9pm on Saturday and features local favorites Nebula Was, Mad Monks, and Five in a Hand. Admission is $5.The Mill has a special Hal...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Kick off Halloween at the Fifth Annual Creepy Campus Crawl at the UI Pentacrest, Iowa City Look out Iowa City. This weekend is going to be a scary one. It starts on Friday October 29 when the Old Capitol Museum, the Museum of Natural History and the Department of Geoscience - all buildings on the...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Halloween Parade and Carnival Iowa City October 29, 2010 It's that time of the year again... Time to put on those scary costumes and head on down to the Weatherdance Fountain in Iowa City for the annual Halloween Parade and Carnival. When? Children and their parents or caregivers will meet betwee...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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  482 Active Listings41 Homes Under Contract12 Homes Sold October 18 - October 23, 2010 Average Price Homes Sold w/e October 23, 2010 $186,772 Highest Price Home Sold: $  25,000 Lowest Price Home Sold: $362,000 Highest number of days on market: 436 daysLowest number of days on market: 23 daysThi...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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This is a question that comes up a lot. What's all the fuss about buyers agents? The easy answer is that a buyer's agent represents you and you alone in a real estate transaction. Think of it as "white glove" service for the buyer. The seller's got his guy or gal, why shouldn't you have yours? To...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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  489 Active Listings44 Homes Under Contract5 Homes Sold October 11 - October 16, 2010 Average Price Homes Sold w/e October 16, 2010 $156,680 Highest Price Home Sold: $206,000 Lowest Price Home Sold: $96,000 Highest number of days on market: 182 daysLowest number of days on market: 57 daysThis i...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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It's Friday again and time to look at new movies coming out today in Iowa City and Coralville, (October 15). I'm also going to tell you about a big 10th Anniversary Benefit going on at the Englert, downtown Iowa City tonight. More about that after movies...You can check out movie times and schedu...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Getting pre-approved for a home loan is the first order of business when you're looking to buy a home in Iowa City. If you're relocating to the Iowa City area this can be a challenge since you don't know anyone yet. It's also a challenge for first time home buyers who just don't know the question...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Iowa City Homes: Weekly market update October 11, 2010 - Homes sold, homes under contract & active listings     504 Active Listings35 Homes Under Contract5 Homes Sold October 4 - October 9, 2010   Average Price Homes Sold w/e October 9, 2010 $174,700 Highest Price Home Sold: $210,000 Lowest Price...

By Denise Hamlin, Broker/Owner, Helping Happy Clients Make Smart Choices
(Cardinal Realty ~ 319-400-0268)
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Saw the trailer for Katherine Heigl's new movie earlier and thought it was time I got back into posting about the new movies for the weekend. Checking around I also stumbled over a couple of other events to tell you about, more about that later. You can check out the schedule for movies at the Co...

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