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.
40 Acres M/L, Kossuth County, IA Kossuth IA Kossuth Swea City Iowa farms6000004016787997681678717082040 acres m/l, kossuth county, iafarmsiowaKossuth County, IowaSALE PENDING! KOSSUTH COUNTY FARMLAND LEGAL DESCRIPTION: NE1/4 NE1/4 Section 18 Township 99 North, Range 29 West of the 5th P.M. Kossuth County, Iowa ACRES: 40 Gross Acres M/L 37.30 FSA Tillable Acres M/L CSR2: 83.50 MAJOR SOIL TYPES: Canisteo, Nicollet, Crippin, Clarion AVAILABLE TO FARM 2024 CROP YEAR. REAL ESTATE TAXES: $928; taxes will be prorated to possession LISTING PRICE: $600,000 Contact John Cowin for further information TODAY!40± acres$600,000
608 2nd Street NE Winnebago IA Winnebago Buffalo Center Iowa residential property1490000.18167889918216643780070608 2nd street neresidentialpropertyiowaWinnebago County, IowaPRICE REDUCED! 3 bedroom, 2 bath well-maintained ranch home located north of the pool and park in Buffalo Center. This home features many updates including a fully upgraded bathroom in the basement, floor coverings, new furnace and AC, egress window in the basement bedroom and main floor laundry. Large bedrooms on the main floor as well as multiple living spaces with lots of closets for storage. Enjoy your mornings in the sunroom with spectacular views. Contact us TODAY to see this home in person!0.18± acres$149,000
80 Acres M/L, Kossuth County, IA Kossuth IA Kossuth Swea City Iowa farms12000008016788166901678717468080 acres m/l, kossuth county, iafarmsiowaKossuth County, IowaSALE PENDING! KOSSUTH COUNTY FARMLAND LEGAL DESCRIPTION: N1/2 NW1/4 Section 16 Township 100, Range 29 West of the 5th P.M. Kossuth County, IA ACRES: 80 Gross Acres M/L 77.41 FSA Tillable Acres M/L CSR2: 78.80 MAJOR SOIL TYPES: Canisteo, Clarion, Nicollet, Okoboji AVAILABLE TO FARM 2024 CROP YEAR. REAL ESTATE TAXES: $1,818; taxes will be prorated to possession LISTING PRICE: $1,200,000 Contact John Cowin for further information TODAY!80± acres$1,200,000