Kenai Peninsula’s College Goal Alaska February 27th @ 6 p.m. Kenai Central High

by Chris Druesedow February 25, 2014
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Kenai Peninsula’s College Goal Alaska February 27th @ 6 p.m. Kenai Central High School Library Any person planning to attend post-secondary education next year is invited to attend College Goal Alaska, a workshop hosted by ACPE where future students can receive assistance completing his or her FAFSA. Attendees should bring their tax information from 2013 if possible. There is a presentation at 6 p.m. and it will be open until 8 p.m. College Goal Alaska provides on-site expert assistance with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is used for many forms of aid, from grants to loans to work-study. Did you know the FAFSA is also the application for the new … Continue reading

Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction for Soldotna Whalers Freestyle Wrestling Club

by Chris Druesedow January 7, 2014

Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction for Soldotna Whalers Freestyle Wrestling Club Friday January 10th from 6-9 PM Christ Lutheran Church in Soldotna Come and enjoy a night of live entertainment, spaghetti, garlic bread, and a dinner salad. Cupcakes by Cakelicious and 30+ items donated from local businesses in a silent auction.

Selling a Soldotna Real Estate Home this Winter From the Strongest Position

by Chris Druesedow January 7, 2014

The signs are positive for those who will be putting their home on the Soldotna Real Estate market this winter. Demand is there, mortgage rates are still low, and across the nation, prices are pointing higher. If you will be selling a home in town anytime soon, there are some extra steps you can take to strengthen your position. Clarify Your Finances Getting a home loan will be the concern of the buyer, not you. She or he will have to fill out the forms, go through the credit checks, etc. More subtle is the impact your own financial picture can have on the process of selling a home. If you will be moving to … Continue reading

18th Annual Kenai Peninsula Winter Wine Taste and Auction

by Chris Druesedow January 6, 2014

Monday January 6th, 2013 – 10am Hospice of the Central Peninsula will be selling tickets for their 18th Annual Winter Wine Taste and Auction.  Please call the Hospice office at 262-0453 from 10-4,  M-Th for more information and tickets.  The Winter Wine Taste Event will be held February 22, 2014 at the Kenai Senior Center at 6:00 pm.    The evening will be filled with Gourmet Appetizers, Dinner and Dessert along with paired wines for each course.  We will also have a silent and live auction and fun raffles.  If you would like to donate to this event, please call Mary Green at 398-1600 or the Hospice office. 907-398-1600

Soldotna Real Estate Values: The Outlook for 2014

by Chris Druesedow January 6, 2014

If there is one question that homeowners and prospective shoppers have in common as we enter the New Year, it’s about the direction of Soldotna real estate values in 2014. Small wonder: the financial market meltdown of the last decade had such a profound impact on all forms of real estate that it still has many people looking nervously over their shoulders. How likely is another tumble in the coming 12 months? Will real estate values in Soldotna Real Estate continue to rise? Knowing the answer could make a big difference to anyone planning to buy or sell a home in Soldotna this year. Of course, absolute certainty on that score is not possible for … Continue reading

10th Annual Kenai Peninsula WOW Ride

by Chris Druesedow January 3, 2014

10th Annual Kenai Peninsula WOW Ride Saturday February 22nd at 9 AM Freddie’s Roadhouse, Mile 16 in Caribou Hills It is time to register for the 2014 Way Out Women snow machine ride benefiting Cancer patients right here on the Kenai Peninsula. $100.00 entry fee includes: Continental Breakfast, WOW goody bag, limited edition t-shirt, door prizes, costume contest and silent Auction, post ride lunch. For more information, contact Kathy Lopeman at 283-7602-398-4853 or the Central Peninsula Health Foundation at 714-4626. You can also print a registration packet from

How a Kenai Real Estate Home Stager’s Experience Can Pay Off

by Chris Druesedow January 3, 2014

When you put your home on the market, one of the decisions it’s easy to overlook is whether to engage a Kenai Real Estate home stager. Especially if you know you have a good eye for décor or have experience in the visual arts, it may not seem necessary to call in a heavy-duty home staging pro to get your place in shape to sell. It’s certainly not a requirement for listing, but using a professional home staging company can be invaluable for a number of practical reasons: Your home is lived-in That does give it a warm, comfortable feeling, but that’s seldom as saleable as a home that presents itself as open and slightly … Continue reading

38th Annual Kenai Peninsula Winter Games

by Chris Druesedow January 2, 2014

Saturday, January 25, 2014 12:00pm until 5:30pm. It’s All About the Kids!! Every January, for over 30 years, this winter event has drawn families from all over the Kenai Peninsula. It takes place at the Soldotna Sports Center with games, food, and entertainment for all.

Isolate Emotions from Decisions When Buying a Home in Soldotna Real Estate

by Chris Druesedow January 2, 2014

You’re nearing your goal of buying a home in Soldotna Real Estate! You have zeroed in on a property, submitted your offer, and heeded your agent’s advice and ordered a home inspection. Soooo…what if the inspector finds major issues nobody expected? While most home inspections only uncover small problems that can be fixed easily, some do turn up serious issues. In 2013, 16% of REALTORS® reported sales that went off track due to the inspector’s findings. What’s your best course of action if that happens? Buying a home after major problems have been identified should only proceed after you know how much time and money it will take to solve them. Whether you are dealing … Continue reading

Soldotna Mykels Open for New Years Eve!

by Chris Druesedow December 30, 2013

Open for New Year’s Eve with music by Bob & Theresa Ramponi then closed New Year’s Day followed by………..Local’s Night!!!!!  The much anticipated Local’s night is back! Now through the end of April join us every Thursday for select menu items at 30% to 50% off!!! Enjoy a delicious meal at a great price, listen to live music by Robb Justice & Friends and meet up with other Soldotna locals you haven’t seen in a while! Hope to see you Tuesday AND Thursday! Cheers!

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