Ed Carson

Ed Carson

REALTOR® - Licensed in the state of Iowa

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • 319-731-2029
  • 319-521-3455
  • 319-378-8767
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Welcome to LeaEd Team Webpage

The LeaEd Team welcomes you to our website, we are glad you are taking time to visit.  Our goal is to have a 100% satifaction from our clients.  We take the time to get to know each client, what your needs are and how we can help.  Our approach is stress free real estate whether you are buying or selling your home we want it to be as stress free as possible. 

Professional Background

Ed Carson

  • 14 years in building trade
  • 10 years building spec and custom homes
  • Realtor in 2003

Lea Benson

  • 15 years in Social Work field
  • Realtor in 2008

Specialties

  • Short Sales, closed over 90% of listed properties
  • First-time home buyers
  • Farms/Land
  • Investment Properties
  • New Construction
  • Commercial

Professional Interests

  • Cedar Rapids Board of Realtor Member
  • Realtors Political Action Committee

Personal Interests

Ed Carson

  • Family
  • Historical Reading

Lea Benson

  • Family
  • Sewing/quilting
  • Biking
  • Walking
  • Reading

 

Personal Background

Ed Carson

  • 3 Sons
  • 4 Grandchildren
  • Community Involvement
  • Loves History

Lea Benson

  • 3 Children
  • 1 Grandchild born in January 2012
  • Community Involvement
  • Loves Sewing

Education

Ed Carson

  • Graduated from North Linn
  • Attended Iowa State University
  • 14 years in the building trade
  • Lumberyard and building custom homes
  • 60 spec and custom homes
  • Realtor

Lea Benson

  • Graduated from Fairfax High
  • Attended Mankato State University
  • Bachelor Social Work
  • Worked in Social Work for 5 years, primarily with young families and children
  • Realtor

Community Involvement

Ed Carson

  • Chairman of the Board of Municipal Light Plant
  • President of Lions Club
  • Little League Coach

Lea Benson

  • Board of Directors School Board Member for 4 years
  • Member of State of Iowa Child Abuse Prevention
  • Member King of Kings

Designations

  • Realtor
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Coldwell Banker Multi-Million Dollar
  • Coldwell Banker President's Circle
  • Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource