Minneapolis & St. Paul Real Estate Blog ~ by Native Minnesotan Teri Eckholm

Follow me
Real Estate Agent - Boardman Realty - Minnesota License#90858
October brings to mind bright orange pumpkins, warm apple cider and the crackle of fallen leaves under your feet. It is a time of change. But few people are  thinking of moving in the Minneapolis/St Paul area...or are they? This is a common misconception of Minnesota home sellers. Often they thi...
Welcome Home!  2611 Northdale Blvd NW, Coon Rapids, MN Updated multi-level home on 0.6 Acre lot! Reduced to $229,900   4BR/2BA/2Car home with updates throughout. Convenient to shopping, schools, parks, entertainment, restaurants and the Northstar light rail line.       Maintenance Free Exterior ...
Moving from the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area where there are buses, trains, sidewalks and bike paths to a more rural area with a quiet relaxed lifestyle is a dream of many city home owners. Undertaking this huge lifestyle change can seem overwhelming to many. As a REALTOR® in the north...
1.14 Acres! Cul de Sac! Designed to Entertain! 5BR/3+BA/3Car+Shed 4915 168th Lane NE, Ham Lake, MN 55304$314,900  Conveniently located just north of Blaine off of Lexington Ave, this is not your average split level home! The 2005 addition expanded the living room & kitchen and lower level too. Re...
3.45 Acres! Mature Trees! Natural Pond 5BR/2BA/2Car+Extra Garage  5035 182nd Lane NE, Columbus MN 55092$299,900NEW PRICE $274,900  Conveniently located just north of Ham Lake off Lexington Ave, this spacious split level home has abundant updates including NEW Septic, NEW Roof, NEW Furnace & Centr...
  The market is hot and sellers are in the driver’s seat once again in the housing market. So why in the world would any one of them be expected to kick in for a buyer’s closing costs?  One of the items on the seller’s estimate of proceeds included in every market analysis I do has a place for a ...
    Playing basketball outdoors in the summer has it's advantages.  Especially on  a perfect 75 degree day with puffy white clouds, a slight breeze and no humidity. However, in the dog days of summer when the humidity is tropical, the sun is scorching and the mosquitos are rampant, an indoor game...
  The Ham Lake summer market is HOT! Home buyers are still searching for acreage homes but few good, affordable options have listed in the north and east Minneapolis/St. Paul metro this summer. 18 homes have sold and another 26 are in pending within the city of Ham Lake's borders since June 1.  A...
In many parts of the country, there are gated communities with gate out front where entrance is limited. Some of these communities have a full time guard to watch the entry and allow approved guests in as necessary. There are not many gated communities in the Minneapolis/St Paul area but North Oa...
A decade ago, during the first big real estate surge, I was an agent. I started in the business a few years prior to when everything exploded. I didn’t become an agent because there was “easy” money to be made. I transitioned out of a corporate marketing job to help people through the complicate...

Teri Eckholm

REALTOR Serving Mpls/St Paul North & East Metro
Looking to buy or sell in the Twin Cities? Contact Me Today!
Spam prevention

Additional Information