If you've been weighing the options of purchasing a vacation home at Lake of the Ozarks, now is an amazing time to capitalize. During the offseason, you'll be met with numerous advantages that are typically found this time of year such as, motivated sellers/builders, tax incentives, as well as potentially reduced home prices. Today, Team Lasson is here to provide some essential tips for buying a second home at Lake of the Ozarks during the offseason.
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
At Team Lasson, we have ingrained ourselves in the Lake of the Ozarks community over the years by living, working, and prioritizing assisting others in realizing their dreams of homeownership in this amazing area. We thought, with Thanksgiving Day right around the corner, that it would be fitting to tell you why we are thankful for the Lake of the Ozarks and the community in which we live and serve.
Upcoming Lake Generation
The upcoming generations have a bright future at Lake of the Ozarks. The community focuses so much effort on providing them the resources and support that they need to thrive. From top-rated school systems and facilities to a multitude of extracurricular activities, there's no shortage of dedication to providing the next generation with the essentials they need to live at the Lake, as well as opportunities to grow and make a great impact in the community. We have several organizations that are dedicated to child advocacy, living resources, special needs, personal and financial support. The upcoming Lake generation has a bright future, and it all starts with the community.
Team Lasson is proud to call Lake of the Ozarks home, so much so that we are passionate about providing that experience to others who seek it. This is why we set out to provide mortgages at the Lake of the Ozarks, assisting others in realizing their goals of becoming a part of this fabulous community. We hope that you have enjoyed your read and found our Lake community to be as charming as we think it is. If you've considered buying a vacation home at Lake of the Ozarks, or even a primary residence, we would be proud to assist you in securing a mortgage here. Here's to all that help to make Lake of the Ozarks the thriving and loving community that it is. Thank you!
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
As we embrace the off-season at Lake of the Ozarks it can be hard to find something to keep residents and visitors entertained, or so was thought! While Lake of the Ozarks is a renowned vacation destination for the Summer recreation, it's also a wonderful place to live and vacation year-round. The Lake has many off-season activities that are fun for the whole family. If you own a home at Lake of the Ozarks and are seeking some fun during the Winter months, this week's blog has some enticing activities for you to consider.
Karting (miner mikes)
The Winter months at Lake of the Ozarks are well-known for fishing, long as you can stand the cold that is. Bass and Catfish are biting and can provide plenty of excitement and a good fishing challenge during the offseason. In January, you can chase Blue Cats through deep channels. February is good for Bass fishing. And for those seeking a more unique fishing experience, the ancient Paddlefish season is mid-March. Then it's back to good ol' Crappie fishing in April.
We hope that you have enjoyed your read and found some useful ideas for keeping entertained during the off-season. If you don't yet own a home at Lake of the Ozarks, now is a great time to consider buying. The real estate market is currently booming, there are motivated sellers, as well as phenomenal interest rates. Team Lasson would be proud to represent you and assist in securing your Lake of the Ozarks mortgage. For all your Lake of the Ozarks mortgage needs, there's Team Lasson!
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Turkey Day is quickly approaching, which means it's time to get together to give thanks, eat some delicious food, and create memories with family and friends. If you haven't hosted a Thanksgiving holiday yet it's one of the best ways to experience Thanksgiving celebrations, even more so if you own a second home at Lake of the Ozarks! Turn your Thanksgiving celebration into a family getaway to your lake retreat this holiday season for a seriously festive and immersible experience they won't soon forget! Now that you have the idea, here are a few tips to help ease the process of hosting thanksgiving from your Lake home.
Lake Home Atmosphere
"Stuffing" the Kitchen
- Turkey baster
- Meat thermometer
- Varying sizes of pots & pans
- Ladles, whisks, & spatulas
- Sharp knives
- Pie Tins
- Baking Sheets
- Roasting pans
Plan Fun Activities Around the Lake
Buy a Lake Home
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
It's clear that the cooler temperatures are here to stay, indicating that we are on the cusp of Winter. If you own a vacation home at Lake of the Ozarks that means it's time to start thinking about winterizing your home. In this week's blog, we will feature a few considerations to keep in mind when preparing to winterize your property.
If you don't have a second home at Lake of the Ozarks now is a wonderful time to buy. The housing market is solid, the mortgage rates are stellar, and Team Lasson is just a call or click away!
An Occupied Look
Protecting Your Pipes
Owning a vacation home at Lake of the Ozarks is an absolute joy and we hope that you have found our winterization tips beneficial for helping to protect your home during the Winter season. If you don't have a second home at Lake of the Ozarks, Team Lasson would be proud to assist you in financing it. To learn more about how we can help make your dreams of homeownership at the Lake come true give us a call at (573) 746-7211 or visit our website below.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
The Fall colors are quickly approaching the peak of change as we head into November, displaying vibrant yellow, orange, and red hues. Now is the perfect time to experience awe-inspiring views, enjoying crisp Fall weather, and the natural beauty that Lake of the Ozarks has to offer. There are numerous ways to experience Fall at the Lake of the Ozarks, from scenic overlooks and state parks to boat side and birds-eye tours. If you own a second home at Lake of the Ozarks now is a great time to visit, you won't want to miss this Fall beauty!
Team Lasson is here to share some of the ways we think you'll enjoy the Fall colors this year.
Your Own Deck
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Tuesday, October 20, 2020
a home at Lake of the Ozarks is a dream that
- and understandably so, it's renowned across the nation as
the vacation destination of the Midwest! While it may seem like a pipedream,
we're here to tell you that your dream of living at Lake of the Ozarks is
certainly obtainable. There are prestigious areas at Lake of the Ozarks - where
the barriers to entry are extravagant, however, much of the Lake is more affordable than you may
Team Lasson loves Lake of the Ozarks and would be honored to assist you in financing your home at Lake of the Ozarks, to make your dream of living the Lake life come true. Continue reading to find out more about how you can make the Lake area your new home.
While you will see numerous million-dollar homes lining the shoreline at Lake of the Ozarks, much of the housing market here is well within your typical price range for a home in Missouri. The median home cost in Missouri is $159,500, the median home price at Lake of the Ozarks, $177,400. Yes, that's still a pretty penny, but think about what you are getting with that price tag as well, the beautiful scenery, an epic summer life, moments away from outdoor adventure, all while remaining close to major city hubs. Lake of the Ozarks is large enough for convenience and activity, yet small enough for privacy.
As the vacation destination of the Midwest, Lake of the Ozarks holds great opportunities for those that own property here, like being moments away from the action via land or water, investment home opportunities, as well as having a dedicated vacation spot. We'll dive further into these opportunities below.
As mentioned above, being the vacation destination of the Midwest gives Lake of the Ozarks a competitive advantage when you're looking into investment homes, or even just a way to rent out your vacation home part-time to earn some income or pay the mortgage. The housing market at Lake of the Ozarks is like no other, every home and lot is unique, giving the "one-of-a-kind" appeal to your property/investment - a great selling point for potential renters/buyers.
The summer season at the Lake is known nationwide and attracts masses of vacationers. The reason for this is the entertainment here is simply awe-inspiring. Take the small community vibe and hospitality and mix that with the resources to put on stellar performances, events and demand attention, you end up with an experience that can only be found at Lake of the Ozarks. From fun for the whole family to your more adult-friendly atmospheres, Lake of the Ozarks has something for all to enjoy, year-round.
With many of its citizens being second homeowners and the impact that tourism has on Lake of the Ozarks provides the Lake with the resources it needs to provide an outstanding education system. Continually boasting above average results in regard to the state of Missouri, two out of three high school graduates go on to pursue higher education. The Lake's education system consists of state-of-the-art technical career centers, along with community and satellite colleges.
Relative to education above, the healthcare system at Lake of the Ozarks is also second to none. Being centrally located between two major city hubs, St. Louis and Kansas City, provides the Lake access to high-tech medical equipment and connections that allow it to function as efficiently and effectively as it does. The healthcare system here can deal with all incoming needs of its community the moment they walk through the door, so there is no need to ship patients seeking help all across Missouri - they'll take care of you in-house with a dedicated team and the latest technologies available.
Why Move to the Lake?
Lake of the Ozarks, to put it simply, is just an astonishing place to live. When you own a home at Lake of the Ozarks, you get to enjoy the convenience of being at the heart of the action during the busy and prosperous summer season, not missing an ounce of fun. While enjoying a quiet, leisurely atmosphere, taking in all the beauty that the Lake has to offer during the off-season. The Lake is the perfect mix of exhilarating entertainment, comforting convenience, and leisurely Lake living all in one beautiful package. If you're ready to get in on the Lake life and secure your mortgage at Lake of the Ozarks, Team Lasson is ready and willing to extend our years of service to you.