Thursday, October 12, 2017

New Listing - 108 Stephen St., Palo

New Listing!
108 Stephen Street, Palo

Quiet, small-town living doesn't get much better than this.
The easy drive you want with a peaceful location.  This split-foyer lets you spread out and has something for everyone.  There are lots of updates - windows, a beautiful new kitchen, bath improvements and more.  An open kitchen with breakfast bar, spacious living room, and downstairs is a fantastic Rec Room with a gas fireplace and lots of recessed lighting.
The lower level has a full bath with a deep jetted tub and a 4th bedroom with a walk-in closet. 

Nice 6-panel interior doors and hardwood floor in the kitchen.

Looking for a great garage?  This is oversized, heated, plus there's loft storage above.

Outside, you'll appreciate the nice fenced-in yard, no neighbors to the back, and the wide lot 
(99' wide) which reinforces the feeling of having your own elbow room.  
4 bedrooms, 2 baths
1132 sf. above, 850 sf below
Lot: 99' x 110'
Built in 1993
City water and sewer
2 stall garage
Kitchen appliances included
Gross Taxes: $2925
Schools: Viola Gibson, Harding, Kennedy
 Tiled foyer with wall sconce for additional lighting.
 Living Room view 
 Entry from the garage to the dining area.  Hardwood flooring makes for easy clean up
coming in from the garage to the kitchen.

View toward the kitchen doorway and hallway to bath and bedrooms
 How would you enjoy this  beautiful new kitchen as the heart of your home?  
 Peaceful view from the kitchen - no neighbors to the back.

 Updated bath with new vanity, counter-top and lighting.
 New waterfall faucet and solid-surface vanity top.
 Master bedroom has Hollywood style bath access.

2nd Bedroom 
3rd Bedroom 
Stairs down to the lower level Rec Room
You'll want to spend your time here - gas fireplace plus plenty of natural light.

Full bath in the lower level
Corner shower unit
 Relax in the deep, jetted tub.
4th Bedroom, located in the lower level.  Would also make a great office or hobby space.
Walk-in closet off 4th bedroom.
Utility room

 Northwest view from the newly treated deck.
 View toward the northeast.

 If a storage shed figures into your plans, the concrete pad is ready to go.

Oversize heated 2- stall garage with natural light from the exterior door and garage door.

Loft above garage has plenty of storage room.

Thank you for taking this quick tour.  If you'd like to have a private showing, please call Steve at 319.551.3375 or Judy at 319.551.3170.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

New Listing! 538 27th Street NE, Cedar Rapids

New Listing!

538 27th St NE, Cedar Rapids

Convenient NE location for a charming Ranch!
You'll love the floor plan of this quaint 2 bedroom home -
 a spacious living room as well as a family room with a beautiful gas fireplace. Plus there's an eat-in kitchen that's truly at the center of everything.  To top it off, it has been lovingly landscaped and even has fun plantings like ever-bearing strawberries and numerous blueberry bushes.

If you'd like a handy place to walk your dog or get a daily walk in, this is your spot!
 The CEMAR Trail runs along the side of the property - mere steps and you're on it.  

1940's character with coved ceiling, hardwood floors, and built-ins
 along with great new updates to make it comfortable and move-in ready.

1248 sf Ranch - 2 bedrooms, 1 bath
Built in 1947
Upstairs windows - replaced in 2013 with fantastic double-hung ones.
New entry doors
New exterior lighting
Roof was replaced in 2009
Remodeled family room with new carpet, gas insert added to fireplace, and built-in bookshelves.
Insulation added to the attic plus attic fan.
Hardwood flooring in bedrooms as well as under carpet in hallway, living room and kitchen.
One-year Home Warranty included

Schools: Arthur, Franklin, Washington
Net Taxes: $2568

Vinyl siding and New exterior doors and lighting
Entry into the remodeled family room - new doors, windows, carpet.
A gas insert has been added to the fireplace as well as the custom mantel and surround, including the bookshelves.
The family room makes for a handy dining extension to the  
eat-in kitchen for large gatherings.
The new door accesses the patio in the back of the house.

Step up to the eat-in kitchen.
Great features like a movable kitchen island with drop leaf.
Nicely designed kitchen layout even has the much-loved window over the kitchen sink.
Not only is the kitchen pretty, it's functional.

Better yet, it has a pantry with pull-out drawers and a built-in 
buffet for additional storage and counter space.
Spacious living room with charming built-ins, coved ceiling,
and hardwood floor beneath the carpet.

Opposite end of living room with more built-ins.  
Bedroom One - refinished hardwood floor, corner windows.
Bedroom One has a built-in desk space and cabinet.
Bathroom has new light fixtures.

Bedroom Two - also has a corner window, refinished hardwood floor.
These bedrooms have much more than your typical 1940's closets.  Great built-in storage!
Plenty of possibilities for future expansion in the basement.

Claim this spot as your own - for tools, crafts, or personalize it as a home office.
Laundry/storage room has laundry sink.
This home has a great yard to enjoy, starting with the patio tucked behind.

Now is the perfect time to enjoy a fire in the evening.
View of the east portion of the yard with landscaping, strawberry patch and blueberry bushes.
Northbound CEMAR trail access along side yard.
Trail Description:  Separated trail along an abandoned railway.  Eventually extends from Cedar Lake Trail in Cedar Rapids to Boyson Trail in Marion." from Linn County Trails
Southbound trail access

Thank you for visiting our tour.
If you'd like more information, call Judy (319.551.3170) or Steve (319.551.3375).