Archives: March 2014

March 2014 Des Moines Market Snapshot

Where Are The Sellers? The number of homes for sale continue to be well below the previous 5 years normals for this time of year.  This low home inventory has pushed the Des Moines real estate market down into a Sellers Market.  As a result many buyers are finding themselves in situations where they are […]



The Des Moines Market Has Shifted

Did you feel it?  The Des Moines real estate market has officially turned into a Sellers Market. A Seller Market occurs when there is less than 4 months of inventory.  In other words, if no new listings come on the market, the current inventory of homes for sale would run out in 4 months. In […]


February 2014 Des Moines Area MarketPulse Stats

This report is posted by the 10th of each month for the previous months transaction activity.   Entire MLS Adel  –  Altoona  –  Ankeny  –  Bondurant Carlisle  –  Clive  –  Cumming  –  Des Moines Grimes  –  Indianola  –  Johnston  –  Norwalk Pleasant Hill  –  Polk City  –  Urbandale  –  Waukee West Des Moines  –  Windsor […]


Spring Gutter Cleaning Time

The nicest day of the year so far brought many people in Des Moines outside.  Some were just out for a walk around Grays Lake or their neighborhood and others like me were getting the first look at how our homes and yards survived the winter from he**. With the ground frozen as much as […]