Last year, the Lake of the Ozarks real estate market had it’s biggest increase since the economic downturn hit in 2008.  The number of waterfront homes sold in 2012 went up 18%.  Here is more info

If you are a buyer:  This means prices are increasing and competition for listings will increase as well.   There are still great bargains, but they will go to the buyers who act quickly. 

If you are a seller:  This is good news, with no new inventory coming on the market for 5 years, competition will start to drive prices back up. 

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