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Buying or selling a home is one of the biggest and most complicated financial transactions you will ever make. It is also likely one of the most emotional transactions you will ever make because it involves leaving the private sanctuary where you currently live and moving to someplace new, which...
01/11/2017
  Although I can't speak for all Realtors, I love hearing from people who are thinking about selling long before they are ready to put their home on the market. Chances are good that the longer you have lived in your home the longer it will take to get it ready to sell... and if you make improvem...
01/09/2017
Buying or selling a home is one of the biggest and most complicated financial transactions you will ever make. It is also likely one of the most emotional transactions you will ever make because it involves leaving the private sanctuary where you currently live and move to someplace new, which c...
01/06/2017
When I asked a client to give me a list of 10 things he liked about living in Bryn Mawr it didn't take him long to come up with this list!1. Convenience to downtown MinneapolisA neighborhood shaped as uniquely as its character, it is hard to get a location more convenient to downtown Minneapolis ...
06/29/2016
  If you are buying a home, be careful not to rush into your decision too quickly. Buying a home isn't the same as buying a new coat... you can't just take it back if you decide it isn't the right fit! In addition to objective criteria such as price, condition and the number of bedrooms and baths...
06/26/2016
If you are thinking about selling in this amazing seller's market you have likely started wondering about what you need to do to get ready to sell. Your first step should be to contact your Realtor, even if you don't plan to sell right away. A free consultation could be just what you need to cre...
06/23/2016
When searching for a home it is easy to be WOWed by a new kitchen with granite countertops or get caught up in thinking about how you can fix up a home in need of updates. But don't get so caught up in the 'coolness' factors that you lose sight of how you will actually live in the space and comm...
06/20/2016
  Thinking it might be time to sell your house and move to something smaller? Maybe a townhouse or condo? Maybe in a dream destination? Before you jump in, ask yourself some questions to determine if it is really the right choice for you. 1. Will it help you financially? Does it matter? It is eas...
06/12/2016
"The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision." ~ Helen Keller  NOTE: I spend my Wednesdays Unplugged from appointments. It's my day to stay home, enjoy cooking and welcome our kids and grandkids for dinner in the evening. We end our meal with quotes from the Norwegian 'Quo...
04/11/2016
There was a time when second showings were pretty standard... buyers would pick out their top 3 homes and do second showings of them before making a decision. With such a shortage of homes for sale now buyers often make split-second decisions on making an offer... sometimes almost without really ...
04/10/2016
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