Twin Cities Market Update – January 17, 2020

With the start of the New Year, the real estate market turns more active across most of the country. Sellers connect with agents, resulting in a pop of new listings, followed by renewed interest by buyers, which leads to an increase in pending sales. This pattern is seen every year and 2020 should be no […]

Saint Louis Park Coming Soon!

3341 Utah Ave S, Saint Louis Park, MN 55426 $274,900 3 beds | 1 baths | 1,015 sqft Incredible custom updates and care throughout this move-in ready gem! Gorgeous original hardwoods and hardware on the main level. Living room with lovely natural light leads to a remodeled eat-in kitchen. Custom beautiful two-tone cabinets, subway tile backsplash, […]

Preferred Vendor Spotlight: Minne Movers!

Meet the Minne Movers! Gage and Clint, the founders of Minne Movers, created the company with the vision of becoming the standard for Twin Cities moving companies. When you work with Minne Movers, you will experience a personalized approach to ensure your precious items are cared for. They are more than happy to help you […]

Twin Cities Market Update – January 10, 2020

Data from the Census Bureau’s Survey of Construction (SOC) and the National Association of Home Builders shows that 62.5 percent of all new construction homes started in 2018 were built as part of a community or homeowner’s association, up from 47.6% in 2009. These associations are typically created when the developments are built to maintain […]

Big Changes with “Coming Soon” Marketing for 2020!

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) is in the process of finalizing a new policy to take effect no later than May 1st, 2020 that will shift how agents and home sellers can market their homes before they are listed on the MLS. Commonly known as “pocket listings” or “coming soon” marketing is when agents […]

Twin Cities Market Update – January 3, 2020

As we close out the last weeks of the year, both buyers and sellers turn their focus from the transacting of homes to preparations for celebrating the holidays with their family and friends. Renewed interest by both buyers and sellers will come in the New Year and with it, the expectations for a strong housing […]

Brooklyn Center Coming Soon!

1307 63rd Lane,  Brooklyn Center, MN, 55430 $167,000 3 beds | 2 baths | 1,510 sqft Carefree living in Brookwood! Private entry with closet. Lovely hardwoods throughout main level. Dining room off kitchen has beautiful bay window with a view to private patio area. Kitchen family room with sliding door access to common area. Main level 1/2 […]

Twin Cities Market Update – December 27, 2019

This week the Federal Reserve, in its final meeting of the year, voted to leave its key benchmark rate unchanged, which was widely expected. The Fed also suggested that rate changes are unlikely in the coming months. While the rate decisions by the Federal Reserve do not directly affect mortgage rates, Federal Reserve policy does […]

Twin Cities Market Update – December 20, 2019

Both conforming Conventional loan and FHA loan limits are increasing starting January 1, 2020 in an effort to trend higher with increasing home prices. These new higher limits will expand the pool of buyers able to take advantage of the most common financing options for primary residences. Additionally, the VA has announced that due to […]

Bellecour Restaurant Review

            I had had been recommend the restaurant Bellecour many times by friends and coworkers, so I was excited for Kerby and I’s weekly Thursday date night here and to finally to see what it is all about! Immediately upon walking in, I noticed the sophisticated ambiance when checking-in with […]