We all know you can do a Google search, or check Yelp for a restaurant review or Indeed for a local job…but how about diving really deep into a local community? Whether you are looking to get more connected to … Continue reading Best Sources of Southeast MN Local Events and News
If you’ve lived in the Twin Cities metro your entire life, or most of it anyway, you’ve been 20 minutes from a Target, 15 minutes from a Starbucks, and probably 5 minutes away from the closest gas station. You have … Continue reading Is Rural Minnesota Right For You?
Buying a home is a huge step toward your long-term financial security. Even if you can start small, it’s still a better idea than renting in many cases. But what if you only qualify for $100k? Can you even buy … Continue reading Can You Buy A House For Under $100,000 In MN?
So you are thinking about moving but it’s snowing like crazy and the temperature tomorrow is supposed to drop to a high of -12° tomorrow. Bad idea, right? Not really! While spring is still the hottest home-buying season, serious home … Continue reading Midwest Winters: Are People Still Buying and Selling Homes?
Right now, inventory is picking up, but there’s still not enough supply to meet demand. With buyers fighting it out over limited homes, many have turned towards new construction for a variety of reasons. Here are some reasons you might … Continue reading Is New Construction The Way To Go?
It’s time to move and your home needs a little love. Should you spend the time and money fixing your home up before moving out? Or just sell it just as it is and be done with it all. You … Continue reading Should I Sell My Home “As Is”?
After a crazy ride in real estate the last few years, it’s finally slowing down. Inventory, while still historically very low, is starting to build up as rates climb, making buyers more cautious with the current economy. Yes, homes are … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Reduced Listings in MN
It’s time to sell your house and soon there will be potential buyers and their agents in your home…but what about your dog that has stranger anxiety? Or the kitty box that needs to be accessible for Muffin or she’ll … Continue reading Cats, Dogs, and Showings…Oh my!
It’s honestly a little strange that I have to say this but…..curb appeal is your home’s first impression so don’t ignore it when it comes to selling your home! It has a huge impact on a potential buyer’s first impression … Continue reading Why Curb Appeal Matters
When you are considering moving to a new area, buying or renting, one of your biggest considerations is likely the location. Proximity to friends/family/work/shopping/parks are important factors, but also…how safe is the area you are looking at moving to? Maybe … Continue reading Is Your (New) Neighborhood Safe?