Owner & Broker
As co-owner of Central State Agency, John has a successful career as a Real Estate Broker, Certified General Appraiser, and insurance agent. John is a preeminent leader in agland sales in Kossuth, Winnebago, Emmet, and Hancock Counties in Iowa and land sales in Faribault and Martin County in Minnesota, selling up to 2,000 acres annually. John also has been involved in many residential and commercial real estate sales.
John’s expertise in real estate appraisals fosters his knowledge of current land values and sales to better serve his clients. Farmland is a great investment as John knows firsthand with his acquisition of over 600 acres of farmland in northern Iowa. As a farm manager, John works with both owners and operators to arrive at equitable rents and a good return on investment. John graduated with a business degree from the University of Northern Iowa and has thousands of continuing education hours that give him a breadth of knowledge in all areas of real estate, investments, and agriculture. Throughout his years in business, John values the relationships he has gained as clients become friends.
John is active in various community and church organizations, including a 30+ career as a volunteer firefighter, a trustee to an area hospital, and a mutual insurance board director. John is a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, who also enjoys, golf, fishing, and spending time on the lake.
NEW LISTING in LEDYARD Kossuth IA Kossuth Ledyard Iowa residential propertysingle family345000.24162454221116190968140new listing in ledyardresidentialproperty singlefamilyiowaKossuth County, IowaWell-maintained four bedroom, one bath home with updated flooring, new washer and dryer and nice storage throughout. Shingles have been replaced on the west side of the house. One-stall attached garage and one-stall detached garage on the property. Contact us TODAY to see this home in person!0.24± acres$34,500
Previously 'The Gun Bank' Winnebago IA Winnebago Thompson Iowa commercialbusiness opportunity590000.13162454221116207695260previously 'the gun bank'commercial businessopportunityiowaWinnebago County, IowaLooking to start your own business or in need of an office space? This property might be just what you need! Listing includes the store building and indoor shooting range. The main store building is 90' x 25', containing 2250 square feet. The indoor shooting range was built in 2012 and is 13.6' x 118', containing 1,593 square feet. Many updates include a new steel roof, furnace and LED lighting. There's also a 2nd story breakroom. Contact us for more information or to see this property in person!0.13± acres$59,000
PRICE REDUCED on HWY 169 Kossuth IA Kossuth Bancroft Iowa residential propertysingle family1550005.15162454221116201474640price reduced on hwy 169residentialproperty singlefamilyiowaKossuth County, IowaSitting on over 5 acres of land, this 3 bedroom, 1 bath home boasts a great location on Hwy 169 north of Bancroft. The kitchen contains nice oak cabinets and a newer stove. The water softener has also recently been updated. This property has a 2-stall detached garage along with a 20'x30' shed, 2 Gov't bins and one 8,900 bushel storage bin. Acreages are hard to come by these days, so don't wait. Contact us today to view this property in person!5.15± acres$155,000
Recreational & Hunting Ground Winnebago IA Winnebago Buffalo Center Iowa farmshunting landrecreational land6250050162454221116218674850recreational & hunting groundfarms huntingland recreationallandiowaWinnebago County, IowaSALE PENDING FARMLAND / RECREATION & HUNTING LAND FOR SALE Section 24 in Buffalo Township, Winnebago County, Iowa Gross Acres: 50 M/L Listing Price: $62,500 Price/Acre: $1,250 5 ponds Great upland game and waterfowl hunting. Subject to WRP agreement. Land was placed in 99 year easement. Buyer must assume this contract/easement as is. A copy of the easement is available upon request.50± acres$62,500
Stunning one-of-a-kind Home Winnebago IA Winnebago Buffalo Center Iowa residential property1340000.38162454221116219694510stunning one-of-a-kind homeresidentialpropertyiowaWinnebago County, IowaThis 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath octagon home is truly one-of-a-kind with stunning craftmanship and an open floor plan. From the moment you step through the front door, you will be in awe of the beautiful ceilings, Ben Franklin stove, stained-glass windows and magnificent custom detailing throughout each and every room. Boasting over 2,700 square feet, this home provides an ample amount of living space and is located in a great neighborhood with nice landscaping around the entire property. A few additional features include: an attractive main floor bathroom with tile work and rock elements providing an oasis0.38± acres$134,000