It was such a pleasure to look around this wonderful new hotel in the heart of Arnolds Park. Classic Okoboji, Cuban influence and the 1920s come together to make the perfect place to stay!
Lakes Area Dog Park
Head out to the Lakes Area Dog Park where you and your pooch are sure to have a howling good time! Located on 155th Street, across from the south end of Indian Hills golf course.
This iconic resort is a destination for family fun in Okoboji! Fillenwarth's Resort recently celebrated it's 100th Anniversary and underwent some fun renovations to celebration the occasion.
MOKE- Low Speed Vehicles
We dare you to watch this and not feel awesome! Come up to Okoboji and tour around in style in a MOKE.
Yesterday’s has a fabulous new owner. Stop by and enjoy some great food in a fabulous setting!
Dickinson County Nature Center
We had such an amazing time touring the Dickinson County Nature Center today with Kiley. What an incredible place to explore the world around us!
Great meat, locally sourced Honey and rubs are just a few of the items that you’ll find at Ruthven Locker, now located on Hill Avenue in Spirit Lake.
Looking for a unique dining experience? Head to Okoboji View and visit Pub 19! You’ll find a wide range of delicious food, full bar, recently updated dining room and fabulous views!
Lisa's Bake Shop
Looking for a fabulous sweet treat, a salad or sandwich for lunch or soup or lasagna for supper? The options at Lisa’s are sure to please everyone!
Okoboji Classic Cars
Prepare to be amazed and step back in time! This Museum/Restoration Shop/Dealership/Art Studio is a Vegas quality attraction in the heart of Okoboji! The best part- you don’t even have to like old cars to LOVE it!
Copies, cards, computer service- and the list goes on! Mike and Autumn at Business Today can help with all of your printing and technology needs.
Looking for a fun atmosphere with healthy and yummy food? Head over to Nektar for a delectable treat!
Antiques of Okoboji
From records, jewelry, sewn items to furniture- you never know what fun things you’re going to find at Antiques of Okoboji.
Blue Water Festival
Greg Drees fills us in on a wonderful event that puts the spotlight on the water quality of our beautiful blue lakes! Make plans to join the fun!
Art in the Park
Make plans to attend this fabulous event at the Arnolds Park greenspace Saturday, August 4th.
"The Corn Man" Tim Murphy
So much fun to speak with “The Corn Man” Tim Murphy. What a great fixture of the community.
4th of July Fun
No Wake! Rain! 4th of July Fun was had by all at Parks Marina!
For all of your building material needs, stop by CFE Lumber. They have what you need in their state-of-the-art facility.
West O Beer
West O Beer is a wonderful home-grown success story and a great place to gather with friends and family!
Looking for that special addition to your wardrobe? Visit Boathouse Apparel in the Queen’s Court!
Maxwell's Beach Cafe
Looking for a lakeside meal? Head to Maxwell’s for a great meal and great hospitality- with views of West Lake!
Okoboji Expedition Co.
Make a trip to Okoboji Expedition Company to get perfectly outfitted to ride in style!
The Inn- The Final Sail
We are in the final stages of The Inn coming down. The end of an era.
Whether looking for fishing gear, gas or propane, or a quick snack- Oh Shuck’s is your one-stop-shop for Lake Fun necessities!
Need a new toy for cruising around the lake? Okoboji Motorsports in your home for fun!
The historic structure continues to come down.
Amy's Sign Design
Celebrating 25 years in business this year, Amy’s Sign Design can provide all of your signage needs from dock signs, to banners, to decals!
On a Beautiful Spring day, The Inn is coming down.
Market Update- March 2018
Kirk Stauss brings us an update on market conditions in the Iowa Great Lakes, particularly in the month of March.
The Oakwood Inn
Looking for a wonderful place to stay in the Lakes area? You will be amazed at the hospitality of Bill & Bridget at The Oakwood Inn.
Need to satisfy your sweet tooth or get that perfect greeting card? Look no further than Goodies- An Okoboji Destination!
Attorney Barry Sackett gives us an overview of the role that the Deed has in the transfer of real estate. This document has an important, although short-lived, job.
Be sure to take in a movie at this old-fashioned theatre with modern twists.
Park Update #4
Kirk Stauss brings us an on-location update on all of the exciting happenings at Arnold’s Park.
Looking for that special something? Mary’s Gifts is your place for home accents, clothing, kitchen items and so much more!
Attorney's Title Opinion
Kirk Stauss and Attorney Lonnie Saunders speak about how the Title Opinion done by a licensed Attorney helps ensure the passage of good title in Iowa real estate transactions.
16524 255th Ave.
Get a peek around this home on East Lake Okoboji. Whether year around or just for the summer, this is a fabulous place!
Market Update- February 2018
Take a look back at Market Conditions in February 2018 with Broker Kirk Stauss.
Kirk Stauss and Dallas Brown from Cornell Abstract give us an overview of the importance of Abstracts in the real estate process in Iowa.
Breakfast, Lunch or a private party- Rabab’s is the place! Enjoy some latte art and soak in all special details that Rabab pours in to her business.
Stauss Realty has gone to the dogs and visited Boji Bark at their fabulous facility!
On location at Timeless Consignments. Whether looking to sell a few items or furnish an entire house, this fabulous store can help you out.
Market Update- January 2018
Broker Kirk Stauss gives us an update on current market conditions in the Iowa Great Lakes.
Megan & Co.
Kirk brings us a tour of a fabulous business on Hill Ave.
2018 Okoboji Blizzard
Kirk Stauss gives us a peak at the fresh snow, just in time for the 2018 Winter Games!
3709 Keokuk Ave.
Take a tour of this BRAND NEW home on Keokuk Ave. close to the schools, YMCA and the trail system.
3701 Keokuk Ave.
Kirk Stauss takes us on a tour of this BRAND NEW home on Keokuk Ave. Imagine your family living here!
Park Update #3
Kirk Stauss is on location to give an update on the exciting improvements at Arnold’s Park.
Market Update- December 2017
Broker Kirk Stauss presents a review of 2017 market conditions in the Iowa Great Lakes.
Park Update #2
Kirk Stauss gives us a look at the progress being made on the renovations at Arnold’s Park Amusement Park.
Park Update #1
Kirk Stauss & Paul Plumb give an update on the exciting improvements at Arnold's Park Amusement Park on West Lake Okoboji.
20629 Nautica Drive
Take a tour of this fabulous brand new home in the Landings built by Lee Custom Homes and listed by Mark Leiss.