Anita is a city in Cass County, Iowa, platted in 1869 and incorporated in 1875. Lake Anita State Park is located just outside the town.
The old style houses in Anita will take you back many decades to when some of the homes were first built so you'll feel like you're in a different era. Home prices are on the slide in this city, and average listing price decreased 18.4 percent last year. Nonetheless, home values stood at $52,111 this year. In terms of inventory, the number of homes for sale increased marginally year-over-year by 10 percent, a positive trend for future house hunters looking to buy a piece of this city's real estate.