Showing posts from September, 2015

JUST REDUCED! Home For Sale In Eldon

Cozy, comfortable, and completely affordable. Devine & Associates Real Estate is here to introduce you to your new home at the Lake of the Ozarks ! Fantastic Little Home In Eldon, MO Comfortably nestled in the heart of central Missouri, this home for sale in Eldon, MO is perfect for anyone just starting out or for anyone looking to downsize. Built in 1987 but updated in 2013, this little home is perfectly move-in ready. 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom 870 Square Feet $64,900 The open living features a nice dining room and kitchen with lovely tiled flooring. The bedrooms are a great size and they have both been freshly painted. The attached one-car garage is conveniently situated on a large level lot. Once you move your furniture in, you'll have absolutely everything you need! 204 N Walnut Street Features If you're looking for comfortable, quiet living, you don't need to look any further! Here's a quick look at everything this house has to off

30th Annual Turkey Festival in Eldon, MO

The temperatures are dropping, the leaves are already showing signs of changing colors, and fall has officially arrived in central Missouri. How are you going to celebrate the changing season with your family and friends? The Turkey Festival in Eldon, MO could be just the thing! 30th Annual Turkey Festival Date: Saturday, September 26th, 2015 Time: All Day Location: Downtown Eldon, Missouri Who's excited for an outstanding weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks? Whether you're visiting for the weekend or are the lucky owner of a home near the Lake of the Ozarks , the Turkey Festival is the perfect event to get you excited for the new season. Back for its thirtieth year, the festival has a lot of great planned for people of all ages. Activities Bounce Houses & Inflatables Turkey Egg Toss Turkey Calling Seminars Turkey Bowling Little Mr. & Miss Turkey Contest Attractions Craft Booths Gospel Singers National Guard Equipment & Displays Para

Your Fall Staging Checklist

How long has your home been on the market? If you staged your home and listed it back in the spring or summer, the changing season means it's time to look at your staging strategies through fresh eyes. Buyers are searching for a place that feels like home today,  so homes with seasonal staging strategies tend to generate greater interest and sell more quickly.  Fall Staging - A Quick Overview When the weather turns cooler, buyers are looking for a home where they can embrace the comfortable coziness that comes with the cooling temperatures. Consequently, s taging your home for fall is all about creating a warm and inviting atmosphere to make your buyers feel instantly at home.  The team at Devine & Associates Real Estate is here to help keep your staging efforts current with these can't-miss autumn staging ideas.  Fall Staging - 13 Tips 1.   Place pumpkins on your front porch. 2.   Line your driveway with mums. 3.   Decorate your table with orange and red

Westlake Street Machine Follies

You don't have to live right in the heart of the Lake Area to have access to fantastic local events! This week, the team at Devine & Associates Real Estate is here to give you all the information on a fun outdoor event coming up this weekend - the Westlake Street Machine Fall Follies, sponsored by the Laurie-Sunrise Beach Rotary Chapter. A Classic Car Show on the West Side The "West Side" of the Lake is sometimes designated the "quieter side," but there's still plenty to see and to do. The Westlake Street Machine Fall Follies are no exception! Here's a quick snapshot of the event details: DATE: Saturday, September 12 TIME: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM LOCATION: Laurie Fair Grounds in Missouri The Westlake Street Machine Follies is a classic car show unlike any other you've ever seen. The cars will be judged and winners will be chosen for several different categories, covering everything from modified 4WD trucks to original and/or restored clas

7 Easy (But Brilliant) Ways To Boost Your Credit Score

Your credit score directly impacts your ability to buy a house in central Missouri . Your credit rating sums up your financial habits (such as the amount of different debts you have and your ability to pay them off in a timely fashion) into a single number that is designed to tell lenders how trustworthy you are. Any number below 579 is considered "very poor," and any number above 760 is considered "excellent." Lenders use these guidelines when deciding how much money to lend to borrowers and how high of an interest rate to charge them. If you have a high credit score, you will be viewed as less of a risk and you will probably qualify for higher loan amounts at lower interest rates. When it comes to a purchase as big as a home, having a high credit score is essential if you want to keep costs down. The team at Devine & Associates Real Estate is here to help with these simple suggestions to help you raise your credit score. #1 - Keep The Balances On Your