Entries by smitty_admin_kimpease

Kicking Off the Spring Season

With the Super Bowl buzz worn off for folks in Minnesota many have shifting their thoughts to spring – with some considering putting their homes on the market to lure spring buyers. But, when exactly, is the best time to list? The Super Bowl – Across America, Super Bowl Sunday is seen as the start […]

Inspection Insights – Fireplaces, Radon and Sewer Lines

Buyers are increasingly adding more items to the inspection process. Sewer line and fireplace inspections have been added now along with testing for radon. A savvy seller might have these items looked at and mitigated before they go to market to help speed the process. Fireplaces In older homes, fireplaces and their chimneys tend to raise red […]

Choosing the Right Builder

When considering a remodeling project selecting the right builder for the job is critical. Here is a list of questions and helpful tips to keep in mind when going through the interviewing process and collecting bids: How long has the builder been in the business? Ask for photos of recent projects that might be similar in […]

Remodeling Financing

Whether you are looking to buy a new home to remodel, or renovate an existing home, here are two important questions to consider:  Can the location support the new value? How will you pay for it? As real estate agents we help our clients navigate this process and make knowledgeable decisions based on location and […]