Spring has sprung and so have home sales! Prices also continued to rise last month when compared to March of last year, according to the Housing Trends Report from the Iowa Association of REALTORS® (IAR). Home sales increased 8.5 percent in March 2017 when compared to March 2016. 3,250 properties sold last month while 2,995 […]
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At some point, a member of the ill-fated Younger Gang visited the McClelland family’s farm in Spirit Lake, Iowa. Here is what a young boy remembers. All spellings are as they appear in the original newspaper clipping. Read also: Margaret McClelland’s brush with the outlaw Spirit Lake Beacon, October 31, 1902 Recollections of Jim Younger. […]
McClelland’s Beach residents can enjoy many walking opportunities within the community itself, in Miniwakan State Park next door and on nearby bike trails. “U.S. Surgeon General, Dr. Vivek H. Murthy, has announced a call to action to make American cities more ‘walkable.’ Dr. Murthy said walking is a simple, affordable way to get exercise, but […]
McClelland’s Beach property and cottage owners can smile. Iowa real estate sales jumped nearly 10% in June, median prices jumped 6%, and time listed dropped 14.8%. Read the full report from the Iowa Association of Realtors.