When is the “Right” Time to Buy or Sell Your House?

Big changes in your life can be overwhelming, and often times people wait and wait for the “right” time. In most cases, there is no “right” time for any big change in your life! If you wait for the right time, you may miss a great opportunity. While there are many factors that go intoContinue reading “When is the “Right” Time to Buy or Sell Your House?”

Oh, NO! Not Multiple Offers Again? 10 Buyer Strategies for Winning!(Part 2)

Multiple offers strike fear, frustration and fury into the minds of just about any buyer who has fallen in love with the home they want to make theirs! Right now, with incredibly attractive interest rates and an extreme shortage of homes available for sale, sellers are in the driver’s seat as buyers seek to findContinue reading “Oh, NO! Not Multiple Offers Again? 10 Buyer Strategies for Winning!(Part 2)”

Oh, NO! Not Multiple Offers Again? 10 Buyer Strategies for Winning! (Part 1)

Multiple offers strike fear, frustration and fury into the minds of just about any buyer who has fallen in love with the home they want to make theirs! Right now, with incredibly attractive interest rates and an extreme shortage of homes available for sale, sellers are in the driver’s seat as buyers seek to findContinue reading “Oh, NO! Not Multiple Offers Again? 10 Buyer Strategies for Winning! (Part 1)”

National Home Ownership Month

Happy national home ownership month! We thought it would be fitting to blog about some MN home ownership fun facts. Did you know? More than 6 in 10 Americans are homeowners – with MN coming in a little higher at 7 in 10!Only 38% of home owners have a security system. The average home sizeContinue reading “National Home Ownership Month”

WHY Richfield!?

“Where should I live?” Everyone asks this simple, yet important, question at some point. And the final decision impacts all areas of our life, potentially for the rest of our life! Thanks for joining us in this ongoing series as we explore many of the Minneapolis-St. Paul neighborhoods and communities to help provide some insightContinue reading “WHY Richfield!?”

Home Buying Benefits for our Vets

As Memorial Day weekend has come and gone, we want to continue to thank those who have sacrificed for the freedoms we enjoy. “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter the words, but to live by them.“ – John F. Kennedy One of the benefitsContinue reading “Home Buying Benefits for our Vets”

Changes within the Real Estate Business

Many of us are getting used to this “new normal” of working at home, but how is it affecting Real Estate, a business is based upon personal connection and will it be here to stay? One of the biggest changes within Real Estate has been the cancellation of ALL Open Houses. This is a largeContinue reading “Changes within the Real Estate Business”

Cinco De Mayo, Margaritas & More!

Happy Cinco de Mayo! In lieu of this holiday, we decided to highlight a few fun facts and recipes in our blog. Contrary to popular belief, Cinco de Mayo is NOT Mexico’s independence day. It is actually a celebration of a victory over France in a single battle during the Franco-Mexican War called the BattleContinue reading “Cinco De Mayo, Margaritas & More!”

Why Bloomington!?

“Where should I live?” Everyone asks this simple, yet important, question at some point. And the final decision impacts all areas of our lives, potentially for the rest of our life! Join us in the coming months as we explore many of the Minneapolis-St. Paul neighborhoods and communities to help provide some insight and guidanceContinue reading “Why Bloomington!?”

Different Types of Mortgages

Buying a home is both an exciting time and a scary time. It is easy to become overwhelmed and confused with the financing side of things. Having a basic understanding of the types of loan programs and having a good loan officer helps clarify the process of which loan is best for you.A few helpfulContinue reading “Different Types of Mortgages”