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Please join us in welcoming David Whitaker to the CENTURY 21 Signature Team!  David will be based out of our Ames office and has extensive experience in Farm Sales and Auctions. 

Auctioneering and real estate courses over the years have given David the ability to work as a contract auctioneer in all types of auctions state-wide. While selling farm machinery, antiques, livestock, estate benefit, and real estate auctions, David gained the experience needed to start his personal auction company.  We are glad to have him on our team!



 Meet the rest of our team!

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Ankeny, Iowa offers much for its residents. As part of the Des Moines metro area, Ankeny provides easy access to major retailers as well as city attractions in a relaxed atmosphere. This growing town has also been recognized by several national lists for its high level of livability. These designations include being a great town to raise a family, according to Family Circle magazine, as well as a top place to live as ranked by CNN Money. In 2014, the Kaboom! Foundation recognized Ankeny as one of the Most Playful in the United States for the eighth year in a row.

Ankeny Art Center

In celebration of their rich multicultural community, the Ankeny Art Center is the town's primary venue for vibrant and diverse displays of artistic talent. With a

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Interested in the Market Stats for August in the Greater Des Moines region?  Check out our short video and get up to speed.  For stats on your local market, visit our market update page




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If you're ready to put your home on the market, it is time to prepare it for potential buyers. While homes do sell if you don't make any preparations, they sell much faster with prep and staging. In most cases, customers want to sell their homes as quickly as possible to reduce the time it takes to process the sale, pay on utilities that are not being used and alleviate the stress of selling. So, how to get your home ready to sell?

Cleaning and De-Cluttering

Okay, so no one wants to buy a dirty house. Even if your home is messy, it can look dirty to a buyer. Start by paring down extraneous papers, accessories and those piles of newspapers that you haven't gotten to yet. Box up recyclables to take to the recycling center, donate anything that is in

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We are thrilled to announce that CENTURY 21® Real Estate has been named highest in customer satisfaction by JD Power in the 2014 Home Buyer/Seller Satisfaction survey. CENTURY 21 swept all four awards by receiving the highest ranking among national real estate companies across all four segments in the study, including: First-Time Home-Buyer Satisfaction, Repeat Home-Buyer Satisfaction, First-Time Home-Seller Satisfaction and Repeat Home-Seller Satisfaction.

“CENTURY 21 sales professionals understand that real estate is about developing relationships and building trust with their customers. Customer satisfaction is at the core of everything that they do each and every day,” said Rick Davidson, president and chief executive officer, Century 21

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