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April
20

Apps to Stay Connected

As our local governments and national health organizations continue to encourage or require lifestyle changes that dramatically alter our everyday lives, we must remember that social distancing does not mean social isolation. Our real estate agents want all of our family members, friends, and neighbors in our Cedar Rapids communities to never forget that you're not alone in these trying times. Advances in technology enable us to stay connected now more than ever before. Whether you're interested in keeping in touch with family members across the country or checking in on a neighbor across the street, use these apps to help you stay connected while social distancing safely.

  1. Houseparty
    Yes, you can still have a house party while social distancing — at least virtually. The Houseparty app is a video chatting application that allows up to eight users to spend virtual time together face-to-face. Free to download, this app uses a split-screen feature so all each user can see all other participants at the same time. This is ideal for intimate gatherings of close friends, small clubs or associations, or even to get the whole family together no matter how far away each member is.

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April
9

Congratulations to our March Pacesetters!

Meet our top producing agents for the last month. Their dedication, professionalism, and integrity are true assets to our brand. Congratulations to all who made the list!

 

The Armstrong Team
Jessie Arp
Brooke Bahndorf
Lana Baldus
Kristine Baldwin
Cory Barnard
Tabby Barnes Group
Kelly Bemus
Deb Burger
Debra Callahan
Katie Chalupa
Mary Chmelicek
Maggie Druger
Tiffany Earl Williams
Susan Eaton
Steve Emig
Brooke Fitzgerald
Marian Flink
Matt Ford
Renae Forsyth-Christy
Ali Fortin
Angela Friesenborg
Jesse Grade
Votroubek Group
Mary Hadenfeldt
Becky Halsch
Brian Hanna
Jill Hartke
Monica Hayes
Cathy Hill
Brian Hoel
PSN Homes
Jerry Howe
Margie Jenkins
The Johnson Team
Bob Kalous
Danielle Kern
Doug Laird
Summer Leffler
Michelle Lochner
Angie Longou
Shaner Magalhaes
Brenna Maher
Mike McGowan
Wendell Miller
Heather Morris
RJ Murphy
Tim Nash
Scott Olson
Brad Oppedahl
Paul Pate III
Jean Perkins
Emily Prahm
Rachael Ray
Brian Rosteck
Jerad Ruth
Diana Salazar
Gunther Sandersfeld
Matt Sedrel
Joy Seyfer
Chrystal Sheeley
Monnahan Slaton Group
Barbara Vancura
Lesley Vancura
Jason Vestweber
Jeff Wenthe
Autumn Wood
Mary Zalesky

 

April
6

Dog Friendly Neighborhoods

Have some beautiful Cedar Rapids homes for sale caught your eye? If you're one in the nearly half of U.S. households with a dog, you may have more to think about than the commuting distance and the number of bedrooms. Ensure your pup will love your new neighborhood when you know how to spot a dog-friendly neighborhood. Here's what you should keep an eye out for:

  1. Plenty of Sidewalks
    Sidewalks can be dismissed as "nice to have" features, but this should be at the top of your must-have list. You'll walk Fido often, so you'll want wide, brightly lit, and well-paved sidewalks for enjoyable walks, especially in the late evening or predawn hours. Bonus point if the neighborhood has special dog stations with garbage cans and plastic bags on almost every block.

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