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  • A little less activity but home values still appreciating

    Here’s a recent housing release from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors confirming the continued pattern of less inventory and the competitive market for home buyers in certain price ranges. 5.23.18 News Release  
  • Cold Spring Hot Market!

    Even though this “spring” housing market in the Twin Cities experienced a winter wonderland, the housing market continues to stay warm.  The imbalance between inventory and buyers still continues as we get into Mid April so overall home sales are down due to the lack of inventory but home prices continue to climb.  Here’s a recent news ...
  • Spring Cleaning Tips

    Once spring actually arrives here are some helpful spring cleaning tips. Spring Cleaning Tips  
  • Home Prices Hit Record Highs

    Here’s a recent post from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors discussing the momentum of the housing market and the Twin City Home values. Home Prices    
  • A Possible Trend Towards A More Balanced Market?

    Certain areas and prices ranges within the Twin Cities are experiencing slight cool downs with buyer and seller activity.  These slight changes are common to see when a housing market is continuing to strive towards a more balanced environment.   See the attached link provided by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors discussing the specific statistics. MAAR ...
  • The Low Down on Inventory

    Homes sales locally are down approximately -9% due to the lack of inventory compared to last year.  Here’s an article discussing the national trends as well: Low Inventory  
  • Home Prices Increase

    Here’s an article regarding the housing Case-Shiller Index showing national home prices climbing to some of the highest levels in 2 years. Case Shiller Index Report
  • More and More Homeowners Getting their Equity Back

    This article indicates more homeowners are reclaiming their equity back with the increase in home values. Homeowners getting out from being underwater  
  • The importance of Staging

    Here’s a short clip from Edina Realty confirming staging your home properly does make a difference.  If you have any questions about home preparations and strategies to stage your home to receive a maximum sales price give me a call or email. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GcK9nyLizag  
  • Energy Efficiency

    Here’s a short video with some reminder tips for keeping an energy efficient home. Energy Efficient Homes