Our Team Has Winning Strategies for Sellers Who Are Also Buying

Low interest rates, a desire for new space during the pandemic, and low inventory have created one of the most competitive housing markets in years! Many houses are selling before they hit the market, on sellers’ terms and for thousands over asking price. It is a great time to sell, but a somewhat challenging time […]

What’s the Difference Between an Appraisal and a Home Inspection?

If you’re planning to buy a home, an appraisal is an important step in the process. It’s a professional evaluation of the market value of the home you’d like to buy. In most cases, an appraisal is ordered by the lender to confirm or verify the value of the home prior to lending a buyer money for the purchase. […]

Twin Cities Market Update – January 29, 2021

Mortgage giant Freddie Mac reported this week that rates on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 2.79% with .7 points. That is up slightly from the record lows seen last week, but almost one percent lower than the same week a year ago. Rates are expected to increase slightly this year, with the National Association of […]

Owning a Home Is Still More Affordable Than Renting One

If spending more time at home over the past year is making you really think hard about buying a home instead of renting one, you’re not alone. You may be wondering, however, if the dollars and cents add up in your favor as home prices continue to rise. According to the experts, in many cases, it’s still more affordable […]

Spring 2021 Parade of Homes Featuring Cove Builders

This year’s 2021 Spring Parade of Homes starts February 27th-March 28th and will feature a stunning Model Home at 21281 Poate Court, Rogers built by Cove Builders! Kerby and Cristina Real Estate Experts has the privilege of representing Cove Builders and their newest community, called Fletcher Hills in Rogers, MN. It’s exciting – the lots are […]

Champlin Coming Soon!

11314 Trillium Lane N, Champlin, MN 55316 $450,000 4 beds | 3 baths | 3,586 sqft Great home with tons of space to gather in or find room on your own. Enjoy the outdoors from inside the three-season porch with an attached maintenance-free deck. Stainless steel appliances and Cambria countertops in the kitchen. Downstairs is a huge […]

Twin Cities Market Update – January 22, 2021

The Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) latest Forbearance and Call Volume Survey reported that 5.53% of mortgage loans remained in forbearance as of December 27, 2020. While the forbearance rate is down significantly from its highest levels in 2020, the MBA estimates the current rate represents 2.7 million homeowners currently in forbearance plans. In the Twin […]

Did You Outgrow Your Home in 2020?

It may seem hard to imagine that the home you’re in today – whether it’s your starter home or just one you’ve fallen in love with along the way – might not be your forever home. Many needs have changed in 2020, and it’s okay to admit if your house no longer fits your lifestyle. […]

Curious About How Much Equity is In Your Home?

The Homebot App is a free tool that gives you an in-depth analysis of your property. The Homebot App Can Change the Way you Look at Selling… Signing-up is easy and only takes 2 minutes. Click here to find out what your home is worth. Click here to search for homes.