SUDS, MUSICAL DINNER THEATER AT THE KENAI MERIT INN JUNE 28TH & 29TH

by June 27, 2013

SUDS, Musical Dinner Theater June 28 & 29 Kenai Merit Inn, 260 South Willow Street, Kenai A rocking ’60s Musical Soap Opera. Dinner Show starts at 7:00pm. Dinner provided by Kenai Catering. Tickets available at Curtain Call Consignment, River City Books, Coffee Roasters, & Charlotte’s Restaurant. Reservation recommended. For more information call Mary at 398-2931. 398-2931 www.keaniperformers.org source:radiokenai.net

FINDING PRIME COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE ON THE KENAI PENINSULA

by June 27, 2013

According to a recent consensus forecast, analysts expect to see steady growth in commercial real estate fundamentals over the next few years. This latest collaborative report by Ernst & Young and the Urban Land Institute may well give added impetus to Kenai Peninsula commercial real estate investors: the sampling of sentiment among economists and analysts predicts nation-wide growth rates rising to 3.1% by 2015. That kind of rebound could well have this summer’s investors eyeing commercial real estate in Kenai with renewed enthusiasm. To begin taking advantage of this rapidly improving market sector, reviewing the basic ground rules is a good starting point: 1.      Setting Parameters When buying commercial real estate in Kenai, wise investors … Continue reading

KENAI PENINSULA REAL ESTATE AGENTS EMPHASIZE VALUE IMPROVEMENTS

by June 26, 2013
Kenai Real Estate

On Monday, Bloomberg’s online news service confirmed what we had been hearing in more general terms: “Sales of previously owned U.S. homes climbed more than forecast in May…and prices jumped, indicating more progress for residential real estate.” Agents here in Kenai would also not have been surprised at the national surge in selling prices “by the most since October 2005”. If you were already inclined to sell your own Kenai home, it looks more and more as if this summer will be a propitious time to jump on the opportunity. As real estate agents gear up to maximize the market’s improvement, homeowners are also weighing some of the more popular alternatives for boosting valuations when … Continue reading

BEATING THE RISE IN DEMAND FOR KENAI PENINSULA REAL ESTATE LUXURY HOMES

by June 25, 2013

Like most other parts of the real estate market, luxury homes in Kenai Peninsula Real Estate are expected to show a rise in demand going forward. Certain luxury homes have inherently superior marketability: luxury homes that both make a ‘statement’ and are priced competitively within their category are the most likely to attract competition between buyers. If you are among those looking for your perfect luxury home in the Kenai, you could face that kind of competition this summer. Here are three stalwart factors shown to help beat the crowd: 1.      Money Talks Have your finances ready before you start your home search. If you’re a cash buyer, prepare the qualifying documentation. If needed, get … Continue reading

WATER MANAGEMENT SAVES KENAI PENINSULA REAL ESTATE HOMEOWNERS $$

by June 24, 2013

It can be a real forehead-smacker. Sometimes it’s only after Kenai Peninsula Real Estate homeowners finish preparing their properties for sale that it hits them how much they could have benefitted had they made those improvements earlier. Some of the improvements that appeal to today’s homebuyers make real pocketbook sense: in the long run, the savings they bring can easily pay for themselves. Take water. Summer weather makes us think more about water conservation — but conserving it is only one facet of household use. Leaky faucets are the most well known issue. On the surface, they may not look as though they are wasting enough water to worry about, but when savvy buyers hear … Continue reading

2013 SUMMER SOLSTICE LINEUP! JUNE 21ST AT THE DIAMOND-M RANCH! MUSIC, FOOD AND FUN!

by June 21, 2013

Here is the Band lineup and schedule for The 4-H Summer Solstice Music Festival on Friday. We still need folks to sign up to volunteer on the 20th and 21st. Baked Alaskans: 4:00-4:45 Joe Rae Skrha: 4:55-5:15 The Meteors: 5:25-6:10 Wiley and the Wild West: 6:25-7:10 Rizzo’s: 7:20-8:00 Say Surrender: 8:10-9:10 Wiley and the Wild West: 9:25-10:55 Off the Cuff: 11:05-12:00

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