Market Trends: Iowa Home Sellers Getting 98% Of Asking Price

Statewide Iowa — (RI) — The president of the Iowa Association of Realtors says the changing seasons are prompting a slowdown in home sales in the state, but Scott Wendl says it’s nothing like the recession that hit the real estate industry in 2008. Read more

SCDC Encourages You To Shop Small, Shop Smart, Shop Sheldon

Northwest Iowa — The big retailers get “Black Friday” — the day many can say they are now operating “in the black.” Online retailers have come to expect big sales on “Cyber Monday”, the Monday after Thanksgiving. Almost ten years ago, the concept of “Small Business Saturday” started to take hold. Read more