I am grateful to my clients for a wonderful year. Thank you – I could not have done this without you!
The market, at least in the suburbs of Minneapolis where I primarily work, is kind of weird right now. There are very few listings to choose from, and for the most part, they are being snapped up immediately. So what
70’s Chic Much like fashion, 2018’s home design trends are a bit of a stroll back in time with a few changes. 70’s chic is a thing. Look for velvet, faux fur and more (I recommend a family room vs.
Many times you will not even know this is a potential problem as your nose becomes desensitized to many of the strong smells associated with cooking (especially with curry). If you are going to be selling your home sometime in
A pool can be a great way to keep your kids at home over the summer rather than wandering the neighborhood and getting in trouble. Pools can also be a trouble trap in your home. If you are considering adding
Each side of a transaction can have its challenges. More often they seem to come from the buyer, so we will start there. Job Loss or Job Change The lender needs qualifying income of a certain amount and likely a
Hiring a Realtor is not cheap, I understand that. But a good Realtor is worth every cent you pay them and more. Here is what a good Realtor can do: Help sellers price their houses Help sellers
Smoking in the house A home that has been smoked in becomes the smoke. It permeates the fibers of the carpets and the pad and it soaks into the sheetrock. Smoker’s homes usually sell for much less money because most
Ask your agent to present your offer in person. Most agents email their offers to the listing agents. It is just easier on many levels. Presenting an offer in person with the listing agent and the sellers is
If listings continue to trickle onto the scene like they have been (like Spring 2016), there are a few givens: prices are going to rise and we may start to see appraisal problems again. In addition, we may also start