Showing posts from October, 2015

4 Fun Halloween Crafts You Can Do With Your Kids

It's a spooktacular time of year! As the leaves finish their color change and the temperatures drop lower and lower, kids all over the Lake Area are picking out their costumes and gearing up for a spooky, fun-filled night of trick-or-treating. What are you doing to help your kids get in the Halloween mood, besides carving pumpkins? Fran Campbell Team is here to help you embrace the Halloween spirit with these simple crafts you can do with your little ones. (For all of you lucky people who own homes at the Lake of the Ozarks , these crafts can double as charming Halloween decorations!) Kids' Halloween Craft Ideas 1.  Baby Ghosts Starting with this craft is a great way to get into the Halloween spirit. For this craft, you'll simply need clear fishing wire, tissues (Kleenex® works well), and a black permanent marker. Take one tissue and wad it up into a little ball. Drape a second tissue over the ball and use the fishing wire to fasten it around the base of the wadde

How To Increase The Luxury In Any Home

Think luxury homes at the Lake of the Ozarks are only for the elite? THINK AGAIN! Luxury real estate is a market all its own, but there are several easy things any homeowner can do to increase the luxuriousness of their homes. Fran Campbell Team is here to help you out with a few quick tips to get you started. The Bedroom When it comes to upping the luxury in your home, the master bedroom is a great place to start. Your bedroom should be a beautiful place of comfort and warmth - a place to relax and unwind after a long, busy day. Here are a few quick tips to get you started: Cover your bed with a thick comforter and deck it out with pillows, shams, and throw pillows. Hang gauzy curtains or thick, rich drapes around your windows. Declutter your dressers and nightstands. Install plush carpet. Off-set your overhead lighting by placing floor lamps and table lamps around the room. The Bathroom Designing a gorgeous master bedroom is a great start, but if you finish i

WATERFRONT CONDO For Sale In Osage Beach!

Welcome to your own little slice of paradise! This beautiful waterfront condo at the Lake of the Ozarks is in mint condition and perfect for a vacation property OR a full-time residence. Keep reading to learn more about this fantastic Lake of the Ozarks condo for sale ! Cape Royale Condo For Sale - $264,900 4499 Ski Drive, Unit 235 ~ Osage Beach MO You will fall in love with this condo as soon as you walk in the door. Already mostly furnished, it's move-in ready and simply waiting for you and your family to come home! Expansive Open Living Area 1,638 Total Square Feet 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Spacious Kitchen with Stainless Appliance Package Large Breakfast Bar and Pantry Corner Electric Fireplace The master suite has a private walk-in closet, and each guest bedroom is complete with private bath access. Lakefront Living in Style Situated on the 18 Mile Marker, this condo at the Lake of the Ozarks is in the perfect location from both land and water to e

5 Quick Tips Every First-Time Buyer Should Know

Buying a house at the Lake of the Ozarks can be a daunting and more than a little overwhelming - especially if it's your first time! Even if it's your fourth or fifth time buying real estate, having an experienced Lake of the Ozarks REALTOR® on your side can make a huge difference. This week, your friends at Fran Campbell Team are here to help you set yourself up for success with these quick tips that will make your life much easier. 1. Choose Location First. You can change a lot of things about your new home after you buy it. You can repaint, remodel, and renovate anything you want, but there is one thing you will never be able to change: location. Before you even begin shopping for homes, you should choose where you want to live. There's no point in getting your heart set on a property that's in the wrong place. 2. Start Shopping Early - But Not TOO Early. When you're buying a house, it's important to give yourself plenty of time to find the right