Enjoy the Fall Weather by Birding at Fults Hill Prairie Nature Preserve

things to do in Columbia

There are a lot of things to do in Columbia, IL, especially now that the fall season has arrived. Fall is a great time of the year to enjoy the outdoors, especially if you happen to be a nature lover. If you’re looking for ways to enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings of Columbia, then we recommend visiting the Fults Hill Prairie Nature Preserve where … [Read more...]

Have a Goulish Good Time on Historic Main Street


If you’re hoping that there won’t be a lack of things to do in Columbia, IL during the upcoming Halloween season, don’t be afraid! There will be plenty of Halloween-themed events and activities to participate in. In fact, we recommend you head down to historic Main Street in order to check out the Witches Ghoulish Night Out event. The Witches … [Read more...]

Don’t Get Caught Up in the Emotional Aspect of Home Buying With a Stubborn Seller

selling a home in Columbia IL

The home buying process isn’t always as easy as you would like it to be. This is especially true if you find a house you like but are caught having to deal with a difficult seller. The following are a few tips for dealing with a difficult seller: Don’t over analyze – If the seller rejected your offer, don’t spend too much time trying to … [Read more...]

Be a Superhero in St. Louis

things to do in greater St. Louis

Are you looking for things to do in metro St. Louis that will help challenge you to stay physically in shape or that will allow you to give back to the community? Why not do something that will allow you to do both, such as the CHADS Coalition SuperHero Run? CHADS Coalition (Communities Healing Adolescent Depression and Suicide) is an excellent … [Read more...]

Stay Safe in Monroe County With Code Red

buying a home in St. Louis

The great thing about technology is that the better it gets, the more it can help you to stay safe. If you end up buying a home in St. Louis, then we strongly recommend that you sign up for Code Red. Code Red is a program that you can enroll in that will allow you to be notified in the event of an emergency situation or a critical community alert. … [Read more...]