Real Estate Guide December 2010
Guide to real estate listings for the Freeborn County area.
DECEMBER 2010 2310 W. 9th St Located on Beautiful Wedgewood Cove Golf Course! 4 bedroom, 3 bath walkout ranch with all the extras including all appliances, a 55’’ big screen TV, granite countertops in kitchen, kitchen center island, Master Suite with view of the golf course, 3/4 bath & walk-in closet, beautiful woodwork and cabinetry, double heated garage. A truly classic condo. Home Pictorial of Southern Minnesota In this issue: • Blecker Realty, Inc. • RE/MAX Properties • Jan Mattson - Century 21 O’Byrne Realty, Inc. • Beckie Blecker - Blecker Realty, Inc. • Coldwell Banker • The Lofts at Lea Center • American Bank • Security Bank Minnesota • Minnesota Abstract & Title Co., Inc. • Col Greg Jensen Auctioneers • Northbridge Mall O’BYRNE REALTY, INC. 200 North Broadway • Albert Lea 507-373-1473 www.c21obyrne.com Hugh O’Byrne 383-7111 Broker/Owner Jan Mattson 383-4876 Bob Donovan 383-0461 Phiz Olson 373-8742 Chris Vogt 373-1238 Pam Schmidt Brittany Arendt GRI, 318-0004 402-5604 O’Byrne Realty, Inc. • www.c21obyrne.com Phil Scott 208-0196 200 N Broadway, Albert Lea, MN • 373-1473 637 Park Ave W 78389 180th St 72041 Wineglass Rd 78326 255th St 1121 Wedgewood Rd 4 Bedroom $749,000 4 Bedroom/32 acres $695,000 4 Bedroom $335,000 3 Bedroom $245,000 2 Bedroom $199,900 26616 708th Ave, Alden 607 Grace St 70596 180th St 1621 Massee 510 W Main St LAKEVIEW 3 Bedroom $184,000 Multi-family $172,500 4 Bedroom $169,000 4 Bedroom $150,000 Comm./Res. $149,900 121 4th St SE, Glenville 72038 Phillip Dr 1401 Swanhill Dr 18512 750th Ave 25213 725th Ave 3 Bedroom $149,900 3 Bedroom $146,219 3 Bedroom/Townhome $139,900 3 Bedroom $139,900 3 Bedroom $134,000 302 Bancroft Dr 103 W Richway Dr 1011 Shore Acres Dr 62485 230th St, Alden 21373 700th Ave, Alden 4 Bedroom $129,900 3 Bedroom $124,900 3 Bedroom $124,900 2 Bedroom $115,500 3 Bedroom $114,000 2317 Margaretha 2002 Riviera Dr 639 Marshall St 815 Water St 80 School St, Alden 3 Bedroom $84,500 2 Bedroom $74,900 3 Bedroom $59,900 3 Bedroom $59,900 2 Bedroom $55,000 www.bleckerrealty.com 143 W. Clark St Albert Lea (lower level of the Home Federal Building) Beckie Blecker Broker®/Owner 379-9009 “BETTER CALL BLECKER” Call one of our friendly agents to find your dream home today! 198 2nd St NE, Clarks Grove 101 3rd Ave NE, Geneva 2006 3rd Ave SE, Austin 383-4844 www.youtube.com/watch?v=SV9uxa8422k 108 California St S, Brownsdale Lots of living space on outskirts of Geneva, Fenced back yard with deck MLS # 4023231 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 www.youtube.com/watch?v=EAoMUEC1txM 905 8th Ave SW, Austin 3bed/1bath, Family room Fenced yard w/ Patio MLS # 4022140 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGaZP13dRaM 360 10th Ave SW, Wells NEW G N LISTI Totally updated interior, Bath on each Fixer-upper, level. Egress window, Large lot Southwest Austin MLS # 4024543 MLS # 4023128 Call Kathy Wencl at 438-3126 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cprDSO5wZo www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ay6sC-XP_A0 Robin Meyer Broker Assoc. 438-8800 1106 1st Ave SW Austin 433-3536 Dave Thompson Broker Assoc./Auctioneer 438-9646 Kathy Wencl Realtor® 438-3126 1806 22nd St SW, Austin E PRIC ED C REDU Built in 2002. Move in condition MLS # 4024536 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 Brian Blecker Realtor®/Owner 383-1780 Dorothy Peterson Broker Associate/GRI 456-0731 Kim Renville Realtor® 4469-1552 65425 250th St, Dexter E PRIC ED C REDU Just needs some finishing 3 bed/2 bath, Corner lot MLS # 4023324 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 Country Living, Private 3 Bed/1 Bath, 2 miles west of Dexter MLS # 4024028 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXtSPPkjpmw 411 13th St NE, Austin 911 2nd Ave NE, Austin E PRIC ED C REDU 5 yr. old- Handicap Accessible Heated Garage MLS # 4025441 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 Lakeviews, 3 bedroom, 2 bath on corner lot, 3 car garage MLS # 4021610 Spacious! 3 BR, 2 Bath, 2 Story Home. MLS # 4023364 Call Dave Thompson at 438-9646 www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4Ybh8MKjSI Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 508 11th Ave SW, Austin 904 3rd Ave. NW, Austin 205 8th St NW, Austin 514 36th St NW, Austin 405 11th St NW, Austin 1 bedroom/1 bath Convenient location, easy on utilities MLS# 4000937 Call Dorothy Peterson at 456-0731 3 bed/ 1.5 bath, Newer siding, windows, Newer furnace & CA MLS # 4015343 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 2+ Bedroom 1 ¼ story, 2 Stall Garage MLS # 4024548 Call Dave Thompson at 438-3126 One of a kind! 2 car attach! Large Lot! MLS # 4024591 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 Pack & Unpack That’s all you have to do!! MLS # 4025023 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 1000 20th St NE, Austin 806 2nd Ave SW, Austin 2 beds/ possible 3rd LL 2 decks 25 yr Well cared for & It Shows! guarantee. Main floor laundry Newer bath & electrical Drain & anchor system LL MLS # 4024276 MLS # 4018751 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 www.youtube.com/watch?v=6iCvjcnSM7Y www.youtube.com/watch?v=RecCg7XSIAs www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vpBoM8gxFw THIS SPACE RESERVED FOR YOUR HOME! COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES 306 12th Ave SW, Austin 409 Main St, Brownsdale 28441 State Hwy 56, Brownsdale 412 5th St, Lyle E PRIC ED C REDU Great Location. 5.52 Acres, Outbuildings MLS # 4023734 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UVe8btCOPQ 33626 620th Ave, Sargeant 110 Mill St, Brownsdale IAL MERC COM PERTY PRO IAL MERC COM PERTY PRO www.youtube.com/watch?v=Etffjo1qeqQ Large Newer 36x45 Steel Shed, 3+ BR Maintenance Free Siding. MLS # 4018149 Call Dave Thompson at 438-9646 www.youtube.com/watch?v=Smb-O4-zOVg LYLE LOTS Different shapes and sizes to choose from. Priced from $14,500-$19,900 Hardwood floors, ceramic tile New bathrooms, newer furnace MLS # 4024101 Call Kathy Wencl at 438-3126 Commercial lot with 34’ x 36’ building Building has 200 amp service MLS# 4012991 Call Dave Thompson at 438-9646 Saw & Blade Sharpening business. Includes Building, equipment & established customer base. MLS # 4015429 Call Dave Thompson at 438-9646 www.youtube.com/watch?v=YcDr7K9IwAc Private Location Older home/ Beautiful Woodwork MLS # 4025065 Call Brian Blecker at 383-1780 www.youtube.com/watch?v=1C-Sdnpv3oU 808 Columbus Ave, Albert Lea 307 2nd St, Lyle 26784 570th Ave, Austin 113 2nd St, Lyle 603 12th Ave SW, Austin 3 bedroom, ¾ lg. bathroom w/ laundry dbl detached garage MLS # 4022230 Call Robin Meyer at 438-8800 www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxzAk1R8o-c 3 Bedroom, 1 ½ Story Home in SW Austin. Great Yard & Storage Shed MLS # 4024574 Call Dave Thompson at 438-9646 www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tl8G2ABS02g 2 Bedroom, 1 Story Attached Garage, Deck, Nice Sized Lot MLS # 4024848 Call Kathy Wencl at 438-3126 1300 8th Ave NE, Austin TOO LATE TOO LATE Little House! Little Price! BIG Lot! 3 bedroom rambler on 1 acre 1 bedroom on main on 60 x 170 lot. Blacktop road 10 minutes out of Austin MLS # 4016832 MLS # 4021373 Call Robin Meyer at 438-8800 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 www.youtube.com/watch?v=AjEnNpo2XlQ 17 Lions St, Adams 2321 Larson, Albert Lea 77281 170th St, Albert Lea www.youtube.com/watch?v=cYSKlwKXg_E Opportunity Knocks! Nice Lot MLS # 4024754 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 400 5th Place NW, Austin E PRIC ED C REDU E PRIC ED C REDU Rambler, Dbl. garage Family room in lower level MLS # 2935252 Call Kathy Wencl at 438-3126 www.youtube.com/watch?v=47p6wwM23IQ RAMBLER 3 Stall Garage MLS # 4025321 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 2.77 acres just off blacktop Deck, partial fenced yard MLS # 4022417 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaHzPVMxMdA Close to downtown 4+ bedrooms, Priced cheaper than rent MLS # 4023854 Call Beckie Blecker at 383-4844 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nxHjT6FdSSI Whether you’re buying, refinancing or improving ...we have an affordable loan for you! Julie Claussen, • Purchase or refinance • Fixed, variable or balloon options • Competitive rates • Affordable closing costs • Home improvement & home equity • Experienced • Excellent customer service Assistant Vice President Assisting The Public In: • • • • Abstracting Searches Title Insurance Disbursing • Escrowing • Closing Property Sales and Refinancing • ALL TITLE SERVICES Everyone is Considered A Valuable Customer Justin Oman, 146 W. COLLEGE Albert Lea 377-1399 FAX 377-8033 Consumer Lender For your next home loan call Julie or Justin today at 373-1481 Planning The Right Auction Means Everything... Let us be your Auction Company! • Offering FREE Opinions Concerning Your Sale. The area’s only employee-owned community bank • Specializing in Farmland, Real Estate & Personal Property Auctions. MEMBER FDIC Helping the community grow since 1906 www.securitybankmn.com 437 Bridge Ave, Albert Lea, MN 56007 Col. Greg Jensen #24-21 111 E. Clark Street Albert Lea, MN 56007 (507) 373-5660 www.colgregjensen.com www.landandfarmauction.com Looking to refinance? Or buy a new home? We can help! Call today to take advantage of historically low interest rates! We are ready to guide you through the process. Dacia Bottelson • Heather Janzig 217 S. Newton, Albert Lea • 507-377-7000 www.americanbankmn.com Heather Dacia www.americanbankmn.com Member FDIC CALL ONE OF OUR EXPERIENCED AGENTS TODAY! Each office is independently Owned and Operated 305 S. Newton Albert Lea, MN 373-8963 www.cbholtan.com Sue Richards 383-7033 Delores Sherburne 383-2233 Dave Springborg 391-1691 Kisti Skaar 383-6137 Dawn Freeman 383-1300 Doris Hagen 383-5602 139 E. William St Albert Lea, MN 56007 Modern apartments reflecting yesterday’s charm 373-2727 Features & Amenities • A variety of unique floor plans for one and two bedroom apartments • Central heating and cooling, controlled in each residence • Full kitchen including refrigerator, oven, dishwasher and microwave • Laundry room and trash chute on each floor • Community room and TV room • Second floor patio/deck area for all residents • Storage areas on each floor • Secured lobby entrance • On-site management office • Ample surface parking with 16 underground parking stalls available for rental CONVENIENT CENTRAL LOCATION The Lofts at Lea Center are an unequaled, affordably-priced apartment location within the Albert Lea area. 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While shopping, if you need immediate assistants, just click on “Connect Now” to speak with an agent. 72159 Wineglass Rd • 16.72 Acres Executive Home -Open Floor Plan With Gorgeous Windows -Custom Master Bed/Bath Walk Out to Deck -Four Bedrooms and Bonus Room Above Garage 825 Minnie Maddern St • Quiet Location $144,900 -Updated Kitchen Fully Applianced -Two Deck Overlooking Large Backyard -Available for Quick Possession 1102 E Richway Dr • Priced to Sell! $134,900 118 N 7th Ave • Priced to Sell $69,900 -Main Floor Family Room With Fireplace -Three Plus Bedrooms on Main Floor -Three Seasons Porch -Large Park Across Street -Three Bedrooms -Move in Ready -Two Car Attached Garage -Deck off Back of Home -Five Bedrooms/Two Baths -Many Updates are Done -Move in Ready -Lower Level Family Room/Walkout -Completely Fenced in yard with play set -Update Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances -Large Family Room Addition/With Fireplace -Walkout Basement -Park Across the Street Properties Steve Honsey 383-6168 412 E. WILLIAM, ALBERT LEA, MN 507-377-2752 A New Home for the New Year! 70040 120th St, Emmons • $149,900 308 Miller, Twin Lakes • $75,900 308 Garden Rd • Shoreland Heights $184,900 122 Ridge Rd • Great location! $134,500 MATT JOHNSON, Broker Associate Properties 412 E. William St. Albert Lea, MN • 377-2752 507-213-0360 Beautiful setting on 4.5 wooded acres. Nice 3 bedroom 2 bath ranch style home with double stall attached garage. Eat-in kitchen and dining area, bright living room, and very spacious family room in the lower level. Nice 3 bedroom ranch style home with double stall attached garage & storage shed. Featuring permanent siding, newer windows, hardwood flooring, & eat-in kitchen. Check out all the homes at www.matthewjohnson.remax.com www.MatthewJohnson.Remax.com with JAN MATTSON Whether Buying or Selling... you’ll enjoy working with me, an experienced, knowledgeable caring agent. I bring you over 30 years of experience and am committed to giving you the finest service possible. O’Byrne Realty, Inc. 200 North Broadway, Albert Lea, MN 800-439-1473 CONTACT ME TODAY! Direct: (507) 383-4876 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web site: www.janmattson.com Happy Holidays from your friends at Blecker Realty Beckie Blecker Broker®/Owner 383-4844 Dave Thompson Broker Assoc./Auctioneer 438-9646 Brian Blecker Realtor®/Owner 383-1780 Kathy Wencl Realtor® 438-3126 Robin Meyer Broker Assoc. 438-8800 Dorothy Peterson Broker Associate/GRI 456-0731 www.bleckerrealty.com 143 W. Clark St Albert Lea 1106 1st Ave SW Austin (Lower level of the Home Federal Building) 379-9009 433-3536 Kim Renville Realtor® 4469-1552