Category Archives: Real Estate Market Health

6 Things You Need to Know About the Twin Cities Real Estate Market

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2014 – The Real Estate Mystery Market

“There’s something happening here – and what it is ain’t exactly clear” – lyrics from the Buffalo Springfield song For What It’s Worth.  That was from way back in the 60’s.  Who would have ever thought that the words would be … Continue reading

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Asking Prices Surging in These 10 Markets | Realtor Magazine

Asking Prices Surging in These 10 Markets | Realtor Magazine.

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Time for a Confession!

You might have noticed (then again, you might not have) that I have been somewhat derelict in my posting duties lately.  Yes, sadly it’s true.  My last post was August 2nd.  My my, how time flies when you’re having fun. … Continue reading

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Barclays: Home Prices to Rise 10% This Year | Realtor Magazine

This may very well be true!  We’re seeing homes sell at prices that still amaze me.  Homes are listed and selling for far more, in many cases, than I would have thought. Barclays: Home Prices to Rise 10% This Year … Continue reading

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A New Boom by 2015?

There are some predictions that housing prices will return to peak levels as early as 2015.  I’m not holding my breath for it though.  It could happen, but I think it’s too early to tell.  There are just too many … Continue reading

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Hunting for the Market Bottom?

According to a recent article from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors, you may have just missed it.  That said, we’re still close enough to the bottom that buying or selling is still a good thing.  Buyers are definitely out … Continue reading

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Housing Inventories Are Down

So I’m at an open house as we speak and currently have a lull between buyers who are anxious to buy.  So far, every one that has visited (OK, I’ll be honest, there’s only been two so far but it’s … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Head Higher on Positive Economic Data

Things are looking up for the economy and also on the real estate front.  The bad news is that interest rates for mortgages are responding by going up.  The bad news isn’t all that bad though – for now the … Continue reading

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More House for Less Money?

It isn’t often you can buy more of anything for less money but in the case of houses that’s exactly what you can do.  How is this possible, you ask??  It’s all about the economy.  As bad as it might … Continue reading

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