Monthly Archives: February 2012

Michael Jordan’s Property Jumps Onto Chicago Listings | Realtor Magazine

Got $29 million just burning a hole in your pocket and looking for a new home in Chicago?  This may be just for you! Michael Jordan’s Property Jumps Onto Chicago Listings | Realtor Magazine.

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Warren Buffett Says He’d Buy a Couple Hundred Thousand Homes

Warren might want to buy a couple hundred thousand homes but you only need to buy one! Warren Buffett Says He’d Buy a Couple Hundred Thousand Homes.

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Bloopers from Edina Realty!

Edina Realty made a very nice (really, it’s very nice!) video with some of their corporate employees explaining their roles in the company.  That’s not what I have for you though.  I’m going to show you the bloopers from the … Continue reading

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Fun Video on Things Real Estate Agents Say

Just came across this  4 minute video of typical things you might hear from real estate agents.  Take and look and see if you recognize any – I’m pretty sure you will!  Enjoy!  By the way, did I give you … Continue reading

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Life After A Foreclosure or Short Sale

Foreclosures and short sales are a fact of life these days, often due to factors that are beyond our control.  Yes, they will impact your credit rating and yes, you will have to wait a while before you’ll be able … Continue reading

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2012 Legislative Impact Day

I spent the day yesterday in St. Paul at the RiverCentre attending the 2012 Legislative Impact Day sponsored by the Minnesota Association of Realtors.  The morning session consisted mainly of local politicians discussing their ideas for improving the housing market … Continue reading

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A Video Message from Barb Jandric, President of Edina Realty

If you’ve been waiting for the real estate market to improve before you sell, or even if you’re thinking about buying, Barb Jandric, President of Edina Realty, explains why you might want to consider making your move right now.  

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Free Social Media lesson #34: Facebook business pages

Free Social Media lesson #34:  Facebook business pages.  They’re not just for breakfast anymore.  If you have a business, you really should have a Facebook business page.  I’ve heard that Facebook will cancel your Facebook account for posting business ads … Continue reading

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Would You Use A New Real Estate Agent?

If you read most articles about how to select a real estate agent, many will advise you to select an agent with extensive experience.  At first glance that would seem to be sound logic.  Experienced agents often come to you … Continue reading

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Who Says Open Houses Don’t Work?

Edina Realty believes in open houses!  And according to the article below, open houses do help sell homes.  I’ve always believed that.  While the visitors to any particular open home may not buy that specific home, those same buyers may … Continue reading

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