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chisago county: So! How is your year shaping up? - 09/07/07 11:02 AM
We all start the year with a bang, Have our business plan in place, exciting new ways to prospect, the whole nine yards! SO! How is your shaping up? Are your meeting, or exceeding your goals? Are you sticking to your prospecting plan like you planned? I am curious to see how you are doing! Our year so far, we are going to meet our goals with what we have closed, and what we have on the books. So now we are working to exceed our goals! We did a great job of sticking to our business plan, and prospecting, up until (8 comments)
chisago county: Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League Week 7! East Rush Lake in Chisago County Minnesota - 07/23/07 05:53 PM
Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! (Now in our 5th summer!) July 18th 2007 East Rush Lake Taking off from Flickabirds! Finally! Some gorgeous weather! Weather in the '80s and calm windsmade for some.....Alright fishing...Only 4 limits were brought to the scales. The team with the biggest bag, was our points leader Tim Lindstrom and his partner Kent Minke! Together they weighed in 13.46lbs. Close behind in second was the team of Les Cleveland & Jeff Pfeffer with 5 bass for 13.36 lbs. Third went to Korey Sybrant & Jake Piehl with 13.04lbs. Big bass of 4.38 went to Bobby Foster and Chris Wosika with a (0 comments)
chisago county: Start Your Minnesota Hobby Farm Dreams here in North Branch on 65+ Acres! - 07/20/07 02:46 PM
This is the place to begin your hobby farm dreams! $439,900 65.55 Gorgeous acres for your hobby farm dream! 19681 Saint Croix Trail, North Branch, MN, 55084 United States Acreage, privacy, wildlife, what more could you want? Large gorgeous acreage parcel located on a paved road between North Branch and gorgeous Taylors Falls! This Chisago County Hobby Farm acreage parcel has an existing home that could be fixed up, a Great classic barn, and numerous other outbuildings! Already fenced for horses! Life is great in the Country!Outbuildings galore! Your new acreage property or hobby Farm has a great mix of tillable land, pasture acres, (4 comments)
chisago county: Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! Week 6! Goose Lake in Chisago County Minnesota! - 07/17/07 05:35 PM
Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! (Now in our 5th summer!) July 12th 2007 Goose Lake Go figure! Another wild front rolled through dropping the temps and buckets of rain, plus high winds from the North West! Made fishing tough on the main part of Goose. Some of our anglers were able to put together good patterns on big fish in spite of the weather. This weeks winners were Dean & Tracey Shinler with a 5 bag limit of 16.46lbs! Second place went too Jeff Pfeffer & Les Cleveland with 5 fish for 14.46lbs. Third place went to John Schlee & John Schlee Jr with (0 comments)
chisago county: Yes I am a FULL Service Realtor in North Branch Minnesota! Part Deux...Are sequels ever any good? - 07/12/07 03:22 PM
Today! Beautiful day in minnesota! Perhaps you saw my blog yesterday! I am a FULL service Realtor in North Branch, Minnesota! REALLY Full Service!!! hehe! A day in the life of a full service Realtor! Get to our office in North Branch, and one of our first messages, is an agent dropped a key to the house, and "clink..clink...clink" it bounces underneath the patio and out of site. At least the agent said she was sorry. Next message, "Cory, it is 8am and I am standing in front of your listing" Guess which one! "I opened the lock box and there is no (10 comments)
chisago county: Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out the Chisago County Fair! - 07/12/07 01:10 PM
SummerFun at the Chisago County Fair! Starting tonight! Thursday July 12th the Chisago County Fair located in Rush City commences! Loads of affordable fun for kids of all ages. Check out the petting zoo, or the demolition derby, the rides or my favorite! The beer garden! The Chisago County Fair Runs tonight through Sunday and is a great way to see old friends, eat some cheese curds or pronto pups! Located just North of Minneapolis/St Paul in Minnesota, and with an abundance of lakes, and rivers, Chisago County is not only a great place to live, but, also to play! See you at the fair! (4 comments)
chisago county: I am a FULL service Realtor in North Branch, Minnesota! REALLY Full Service!!! hehe! - 07/11/07 02:12 PM
A day in the life of a full service Realtor! Yesterday I just had to chuckle, day started with a frantic call from a seller of ours. To back up the story, she insisted when we listed her home for sale, that we use an electronic lock box, the kind that needs the key pad to open. In our area, the old tradional numeric push button lock boxes are more convenient to use. We told her, that it is nice, just in case you need to get in your house, we can give you the code and unlock the door! Well, (18 comments)
4 bedroom 2 story home on 40 amazing acres! You may have seen the old listing for this 40 acre home for sale, But now! Holy buckets! You get a 4 bedroom, 2 story with main floor bedroom, main floor laundry, hardwood floors, newer appliances, and many mnay updates like. Newer siding, newer roof, newer electric, newer furnace and much more! Plus, all the out buildings! You get a HUGE classic barn, numerous smaller buildings, a garage, and best of all, a FUN eceltic Pub, known as the "Hog House" . Just to give (0 comments)
June 27th 2007 East Rush Lake in Chisago County Minnesota Hosted by Flickabirds Resort on East Rush Lake Tim Lindstrom and Kent Minke with a few of their winning bass! Talk about a change in weather, all week it was in the 90's and VERY humid, until good old Windy Wednesday! We were greeted at the docks at Flickabirds with chilly North winds. This Cold Front didn't stop our First place in standings angler Tim Lindstrom and his partner Kent Minke from bagging a great 5 bass limit weighing in at 13.36 lbs! Second place went (7 comments)
chisago county: Awesome Home! Even Trulia says it is under priced! - 06/22/07 11:55 AM
WOW! Even Trulia says the sellers are giving this home away! This home is a steal of a deal! 2003 built HUGE 4 bedroom 3 bath Modified Two Story! Even Trulia says it is Under priced! Trulia's Pricing for 5089 382nd Drive, North Branch Minnesota This amazing home has everything you are looking for! Huge master suite with "DREAM" jacuzzi tub, 3 bedrooms on one level, main floor laundy, and a main floor bedroom, 3 car garage, and located in the areas PREMIER development! This home is a must see! More info on this home at http://www.chisagocountyhomes.com/5089 382nd Drive, North Branch, MN, 55056 (0 comments)
chisago county: Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! June 21st East Rush lake - 06/21/07 02:30 PM
Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! (Now in our 5th summer!) June 22nd 2007 East Rush lake in Chisago County Hosted by Flickabirds Resort on East Rush Lake Did we get lucky! As we were easing out of Flickabirds on East Rush lake the weather forecasters were saying we were in for a nasty nasy night! And boy, were they close! Lucky for us anglers, the bad weather consisting of golf ball sized hail and bigger stayed to the South in the Harris and Stark areas. Where, unfortunately a number of our fellow competitors live. Numerous reports of damage has been reported, but thankfully, no injuries. Why (10 comments)
chisago county: Mother Natures FURY! When good weather turns BAD! - 06/21/07 12:28 PM
Last night in Northern Chisago County and across Minnesota it turned ugly, and FAST! We had our Wednesday Night Bass League on Rush Lake in Chisago County. Prior to our take off at 6 pm, we watched the weather report and nasty storms were in the forecast. Here is the Report from Channel 5 EyeWitness news including pictures. We watched the drama unfold from the lake in our boats, the clouds and lightning was incredible. Lucky for us we were just North of the storm, only 2 miles South was a completely different story. From our vantage point it was incredible. On our (0 comments)
chisago county: Holy Buckets! 2000 built home on the North Branch Golf Course For sale! $167,900 - 06/21/07 11:18 AM
Imagine! Walking out your back door to the 5th Green of the North Branch Golf Course! Beautiful 2000 built home walkout home with many many upgrades! Some of the features of this incredible home are the Raised Panel Oak Cabinets, Two Car Garage, All appliances including washer and dryer, Rounded corners and much more! PLUS! A Full walkout lower level awaiting your finishing touches for even more space, and equity! Priced $18,000 below Chisago County Tax value! This would make a GREAT home for first time home buyers! This incredible North Branch Home is for sale for the amazing price of $167,900! View pictures (0 comments)
chisago county: Amazing 4 bedroom Walkout Rambler on 5 acres! 20082 Beroun Crossing, Pine City, MN, 55063 United States - 06/19/07 11:59 AM
Incredible home on 5 private acres! Check out that price!!! $199,900 Awesome acreage home for sale! Check out this 4 bedroom walkout rambler on a peaceful 5 acre lot! Located in Pine City in Pine County Minnesota this 4 bedroom walkout rambler has so much to offer! EZ commute since it is only a minute and a half from interstate 35 and on a paved Pine County road! Your new acreage oasis features 3 bedrooms on the main level, great country kitchen with center island, hard wood floors, and walkout to your HUGE multi level deck with a fun hot tub! You will (4 comments)
chisago county: First Time buyers! Check out Chisago County! Update on starter home market! - 06/14/07 03:08 PM
Isn't it time you quit paying rent? You really need to take advantage of this once in a lifetime opportunity. Interest Rates are still good but, begining to climb. Here is a breakdown of starter homes in the Chisago County area!! Get more home for less money! I KNOW I can find you 3 homes to purchase that cost less than what you are paying in rent! Today (June 14th 2007) currently active on the market in Chisago County is 234 homes under $200,000. That gives you, the first time home buyer alot of homes to choose from! These homes are in (2 comments)
chisago county: Rush Lake Wednesday Nigh Bass league! Week 3! Goose Lake - 06/14/07 02:16 PM
Rush Lake Wednesday Night Bass League! (Now in our 5th summer!) June 13th 2007 Goose lake in Chisago County Launching from the "Goose Lake Narrows Resort!" What a night! Like clockwork, Goose Lake in Chisago County did not fail us on super bass! In fact! The top 5 bass weighed in at a whopping 22.64lbs! (Too bad that wasn't one bag!) We had hot humid weather but thankfully not alot of wind. Top finishers this week were Tim Lindstrom and Brandon Dosch! (Tim's dad said he let him win since it was Tim's 20th Birthday!) They weighed in a specatular bag of 5 bass weighing (2 comments)
chisago county: It's Here! It's Here! Mid Summer Days are here! - 06/13/07 12:41 PM
The great city of North Branch Minnesot ais having it's Mid Summer days! Starting today! North Branch is in Chisago County Minnesota Wednsday, June 13th Midsummer Days Block Party4 p.m. - 7 p.m. Northgate Plaza areaHelp us kick off the Midsummer Days festivities with a Block Party featuring hors d'oeuvres, personal tours and door prize drawings. See what your community has to offer. June 13th - 17th Midsummer DaysDiscount Advance Ride Tickets available Sales at area businesses from June 1st - June 13th ending at Noon. Price - 10 tickets/ $14 Legion Auxiliary Food Stand Stop by all four days * Thursday (0 comments)
chisago county: A 4th of July Quandry! What to do?? - 06/13/07 12:24 PM
As you know the 4th of July is on a Wednesday this year. It is an annual tradition, friends and family come up to our house on West Rush Lake here in Minnesota. The problem, is it is a Wednesday! Do we invite people up the weekend before, or the weekend after? Our weekend consists of lots of camp fires, swimming in the lake, fishing, and just fun! What are other peoples plans for the 4th? I know you will find us AtHomeOnTheLake! (14 comments)
chisago county: Acreage and Hobby Farm Update for Chisago County Minnesota! - 06/08/07 04:14 PM
What is the acreage market doing in Chisago County Minnesota? Here is a Snap Shot of the Acreage market in Chisago County. This is acreage homes or hobby farms with a minimum of 10 acres. This is from January 1st 2007 through June 1st 2007. Status: Active (83) 83 active Acreage Homes or Hobby Farms in Chisago County. List Price: $100,000 - $200,000 (2) Currently 2 active homes with 10 acres or more on the market. List Price: $200,000 - $300,000 (26) Currently 26 acreage homes or hobby farms in this price currently for sale. List Price: $300,000 - $400,000 (25) 25 Active Acreage homes or Hobby Farms (1 comments)
chisago county: Brand new North branch Home on 10 acres! 15507 392nd Street, North Branch, MN, 55012 - 06/08/07 03:35 PM
Welcome to 15507 392nd Street, North Branch, MN, 55012! Amazing Chisago County Acreage Home for sale! This is a GORGEOUS brand new home on a BEAUTIFUL 10 acre parcel! Your new construction acreage home features a 3 nice sized bedroom on the main level including a private master bath! The first time i visited this property I kicked up multiple pheasants and a deer! This is truly a wildlife haven!! Kitchen is open and vaulted with numerous recessed lights, hardwood floors, HUGE Center Island, and Top Notch Appliances! Start your dream Hobby Farm here! More info on this amazing North Branch acreage home (0 comments)
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