Tag Archives: Minnesota

Two of the Worst Listing Photos

No, I’m not going to actually show you bad photos.  For one, the real estate agent that used them might be offended if I did.  And for another, it just plain wouldn’t be nice.  So I’m just going to tell you … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Sell in the Winter

Selling one’s home typically isn’t the first thing to come to mind during the frigid winter months in Minnesota, especially around the holiday season.  However, if you’re considering selling your home next spring, there are five reasons why you might … Continue reading

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How to Get More For Your House (Not)

So, you’re thinking of selling your home.  Maybe you could sell it yourself and save the commission – but no, that would be too much hassle.  So then you decide to interview a few real estate agents so you can … Continue reading

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What Every 1st Time Buyer Should Know

Actually there are many things a first-time buyer should know!  Mortgages have become complicated and finding the best deal isn’t always easy.  Searching for a home has become easier thanks to the internet but there are still many pitfalls that … 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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Divorce and the Homeowner

As if it isn’t bad enough when a divorce is looming, throw in the present state of the economy and the high number of homeowners who are underwater with their mortgages.  By now most people likely understand that underwater means … Continue reading

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“I’m Waiting Until Spring to Sell”

That’s something we tend to hear all too often in the fall/winter months in Minnesota.  There’s lots of reasoning that goes along with it, such as “the market will be better in the spring”, or “I can get more for … Continue reading

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Minneapolis – A Great Place to Live!

Here’s a great video showing the benefits of living and working in Minneapolis, MN:

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