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2012 

Have you seen the Disney Movie, “Up?”  The story is based on a man who refused to sell his beloved home to developers.  How long would you hold out for an offer on your home when you weren’t willing to sell it?  The following are 5 stories of people who were not willing to sell their home and the...
06/28/2012
Mostly we see rubber bands on our newspapers, holding our hair back, binding our produce, or else piled in a drawer somewhere, forgotten. But a lesson from MacGyver tells us a rubber band can be surprisingly helpful in a pinch. We’ve collected some MacGyver-inspired ideas from the Internet. What ...
06/26/2012
A white-on-white color scheme sounds like a no-brainer on the surface. Whites go together no matter what, right? Well, no. The truth is, combining multiple whites in a single space takes every bit as much artfulness as mixing bold colors or rich neutrals. These eight pointers will help you make t...
06/21/2012
Cy Phillips | RE/MAX INNOVATIONS | (515) 422-4731 108 CHERRY ST, DE SOTO , IA3BR/1.0BA Single Familyoffered at $130,000Year Built1969Sq Footage1,188Bedrooms3 Bathrooms1.0FloorsUnspecifiedParking Garage - Detached Lot Size13,348 sq ftdescriptionMove in ready ranch style home in great DeSoto locati...
06/21/2012
The weather is heating up this week and the first official day of summer is just a few short days away.  As you plan for your summer vacation, here are a few safety tips to keep your home safe and secure. Make your home look occupied, and make it difficult to break in. Lock all outside doors and ...
06/19/2012
The tradition of Father’s Day was founded in 1910 as a way to honor and celebrate Fathers.  It took over 60 years for it to be established as a permanent national holiday when President Richard Nixon signed it into law in 1972. With only 2 shopping days until the big day,  what’s on your Father’s...
06/15/2012
By Christopher Solomon of MSN Real Estate The average size of a new home built in 2010 was about 2,400 square feet. But don't you sometimes think you need a little more elbow room in that modest Cape Cod — like, maybe a whole other wing? Welcome to the way the 1% lives — or maybe the 0.1%. With h...
06/14/2012
Cy Phillips | RE/MAX INNOVATIONS | (515) 422-4731 720 58th St, West Des Moines, IA4BR/4.0BA Single Familyoffered at $285,000Year Built1987Sq Footage2,363Bedrooms4 Bathrooms4.0Floors2Parking Garage - Attached Lot Size13,650 sq ftdescriptionIncredible size, location, and features make this one of t...
06/14/2012
Cy Phillips | RE/MAX INNOVATIONS | (515) 422-4731 57 SE Meadowlark Ct, Waukee, IA2BR/3.0BA Condominiumoffered at $127,500Year Built2003Sq Footage1,195Bedrooms2 Bathrooms3.0FloorsUnspecifiedParking Garage - Attached Lot Size2,613 sq ftdescriptionMove in ready two story Waukee townhome backing to p...
06/10/2012
Cy Phillips | RE/MAX INNOVATIONS | (515) 422-4731 2621 E 40th Ct, Des Moines, IA3BR/3.0BA Single Familyoffered at $140,000Year Built1961Sq Footage1,194Bedrooms3 Bathrooms3.0Floors1ParkingUnspecified Lot Size8,160 sq ftdescriptionIncredible East Side find with a ton of recent upgrades! This 3 bedr...
06/08/2012
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