Great Midwest Land & More, LLC
22590 482nd St.
PO Box 1014
Centerville, IA 52544
Serving both Missouri and Iowa, Great Midwest Land & More, LLC is a full-service real estate brokerage located about 4 miles from Lake Rathbun and approximately 2 miles north of Centerville, IA, on Hwy 5. To get directions or to view a map of the area, click here: http://mapq.st/ICjPS2
In the heart of whitetail land, Lake Rathbun (http://www.rathbunlakeassoc.com/index.htm) is managed by the Army Corps of Engineers and was dedicated in 1972 by then-President Richard Nixon. The lake consists of over 11,000 acres of water, and has great boating, fishing, and camping. While there are no waterfront lots available on Lake Rathbun, there are several nearby developments that include build-to-suit lots, private homes, and condominiums. If you are interested in buying recreation land in Iowa, we can help. Contact us at 641-856-2934, or to receive notice when new properties are posted, send us a brief message: http://www.greatmidwestland.com/contact-us.php.
Lake Rathbun also features Honey Creek Resort State Park http://www.honeycreekresort.com. This destination property is approximately 85 miles from Iowa's capitol city of Des Moines and 50 miles east of Interstate 35. The resort features an indoor waterslide, private golf course, upscale restaurant, cabins, and more.
In the May 2012 issue of Outdoor Life magazine (http://www.outdoorlife.com/), Centerville, IA, was ranked No. 5 of 35 cities, towns and hamlets recognized as "Best Towns for Sportsmen" http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/newshound/2012/04/35-best-hunting-and-fishing-towns-us. One reason: the 307-inch Lovstuen Buck was taken just north of here. As noted in the Outdoor Life article "... south-central Iowa has plenty of four-season opportunity: abundant turkeys and waterfowl, plus great crappies, walleyes, and channel cats on Rathbun Lake..."
Centerville is the county seat of Appanoose County, IA, and boasts the world's largest town square (http://centerville-ia.com/). Centerville has a population of approximately 6,500 with several manufacturing plants providing local employment. The manufacturing plants are Curwood, Barkers, Wells Manufacturing, and Lee Container. Antique lovers will enjoy lunch in the restored Hotel Continental, and visiting the Shoppes at Bradley Hall and the Columns. There is a new Supercenter Walmart located on south side of town on Highway 5. Centerville is also home to Indian Hills Community College. There are several fast food restaurants available including but not limited to McDonalds, Subway, Pizza Hut, & Sonic. There are 3 Banks and a Credit Union that provide local financing.
Lake Sundown is located Southeast of Moravia, IA, in northeastern Appanoose County, IA, and has approximately 450 acres of water. Lake Sundown is a privately owned lake with waterfront lots available. If you are interested in a lot at Lake Sundown give us a call (641-856-2934) and let us acquaint you with this recreational lake.