News & Insights

Tracking the Market During Covid-19

5/14/20 - The real estate market in the Twin Cities is still active and houses are moving.

Showing Homes During Covid-19

4/14/20 - A look at the showings during COVID-19.

Staying Connected

3/28/20 Update - Focusing on What Matters in the Midst of Covid-19

Smart Home Tech Ideas for 2020

Smart speakers combined with some other really amazing tech gadgets can enable an assortment of automation, connectivity, and controls in your home.

Twin Cities Real Estate Market Changes for 2020

We've identified some key changes for homebuyers and sellers that will affect the market in 2020.

Stay or Go?

Home improvement ideas worth your time whether you're packing up or staying put.

They're All Associated

What, exactly, are the differences between condos, townhomes and villas?

Where Do Minnesotans Retire?

It's kind of a trick question. Most stay right here in Minnesota!

Twin Cities Real Estate Insights for 2019

Kim touches on some of the key insights in the Twin Cities real estate market as we get rolling into 2019.

What's Your Forecast for 2019?

The 2019 housing forecast according to realtor.com is pretty interesting. Here are some key insights.

The Truth About Selling in the Winter

Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean the housing market is cold. Some key stats that illuminate the truth about selling in the winter.

4th Quarter Outlook

Check out our quick snapshot look at what we're seeing in the local Twin Cities market as we get deeper into Fall.

Strategies for Multiple Offers

When a listing receives multiple offers the biggest offer is always tempting, but multiple offer scenarios need to be approached carefully by both the seller and the buyer.

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?

New Tax Law Real Estate Questions Answered

Clarification to some of the common questions we are getting asked relating to real estate and new tax law.

Inspection Insights - Fireplaces, Radon and Sewer Lines

Buyers are increasingly adding more items to the inspection process.…

Choosing the Right Builder

When considering a remodeling project selecting the right builder…

Remodeling Financing

Whether you are looking to buy a new home to remodel, or renovate…

When is the best time to put your home on the market?

Answers to this very common question.

Three tips for getting your home ready for sale

Smart first steps you should take.