Showing posts from August, 2019

Finalizing Labor Day Plans at the Lake of the Ozarks

The Labor Day Weekend is finally here! This means that summer has come to a close, and while we will miss the days there are still so many things to look forward to. Fall at the Lake of the Ozarks is truly spectacular, in fact, it was voted the second-best destination to see the colors in the nation! Of course, our favorite aspect is that this is such a prime time to buy a home. If you come down this weekend to enjoy your last big summer celebration, and you fall in love with the area, we can think of a few agents who would love to help you find that luxury home at the Lake of the Ozarks. Before we jump too far ahead and start dreaming about pumpkin spice lattes, cozy bonfires, and afternoon walks with the cool breeze at Ha Ha Tonka’s castle, here are a few of the fun events for Labor Day Weekend at the Lake of the Ozarks that you won’t want to miss! Fireworks & Live Music at the Lake of the Ozarks Bear Bottom Resort Labor Day Fireworks Date: Saturday, August 31 and Sunda

Preparing Your Vacation Home for The Off-Season - Part 1

Every homeowner at the Lake of the Ozarks is going to handle this time of year a bit differently (though, we’re sure it involves tears for all!). Some will completely winterize their luxury home at the Lake of the Ozarks and come back in the spring to enjoy it, others are only going to partially winterize it because they will still visit throughout the winter, or have someone who cares for it through the offseason. No matter what your solution, here are a few ideas to consider as you prepare your million dollar home at the Lake of the Ozarks for the upcoming off-season. Things to Be Aware Of ... Owning another property is both an investment and a responsibility. Here are a few of the potential problems that could occur during long periods of time away, and then some follow-up solutions to help guard against them. Bugs Rodents Mold Fire Frozen Pipes Leaks Theft & Vandalism Issues with your HOA Swimming Pool Care Lawn & Landscape Maintenance The good ne

Eco-Friendly and Luxury Can Go Together

While luxury homes are known for their extravagance, historic, intricate style and appeal, but it doesn’t have to stop there. More and more, eco-friendly and sustainably designed options are becoming more and more popular, and that includes large luxury homes. Earth-conscious doesn’t have to mean doing without, in fact, when luxury homes are designed and maintained, there is often no boundary as to what exceptional options can be purposed. Here are a few wonderful trends that are becoming more and more popular amongst homeowners, but especially in the luxury communities. Sustainable & Locally Sourced Materials This is one of the more popular options when following an eco-friendly lifestyle in luxury. When remodeling a home, you can become more familiar with the locally sourced items to customize your home. This can include stone, wood, thatch, or even local clay depending on what you have around you at the time. This helps reduce the carbon footprint and challenges contract

Luxury Activities for Autumn

The fall season is going to be here before we know it, and now is the perfect time to start making plans. From outdoor festivals to sports and community events, there are going to be plenty of things happening in the next few months. If you own a luxury home at the Lake of the Ozarks , now is the time to start making plans, preparing gear, and getting excited, because it’s going to be here before you know it! Here are a few popular luxury activities that happen during the autumn months at the Lake of the Ozarks. Fall Fishing at the Lake of the Ozarks The fall season is one of the most popular times to get out on the water and get the catch of a lifetime. From September to November, there will be lots of activity happening on the water. While it may not be teeming with people, sport boats, and wakeboards, the waters will be teeming with fish. As the temperatures being to get cooler, and the trees start showing off their exceptional colors, fall fishing can be some of the best