Waconia Guy

Real Estate Agent - ReMax Action West



I received an email today from a Mortgage Broker in St Paul Minnesota.    Today’s average rate increase has been 1/8%-1/4% thus far.   Big swing in interest rates occurring today for 3 big reasons: 1.       HEALTH CARE- love it or hate, this is a big deficit machine that will affect our deficits ...
Each month I enjoy updating you on the real estate market using real numbers. Every day we hear statements about the housing market; home prices are stable, listings have increased, home sales have decreased. But rarely do we see actual numbers. Each month I pull these actual numbers from the MLS...
It can be traumatic for an animal to go through a move simply because their entire lives are usually confined within the four walls of your home.  It is particularly worse for indoor pets.  But it doesn't have to be stressful on you or your animals if you keep a few things in mind. How far is the...
It is amazing how many absurd laws are still on the books around the country.  Minnesota has its fair share of these dumb laws and I wanted to share a few.  The land of 10,000 lakes declares mosquitos a public nuisance.  (we needed a law to tell us this?) All bathtubs must have feet. (no, not rea...
The home owners tax credit that was extended into 2010 will be ending soon so if you are considering purchasing a home, keep this in mind.  A valid purchase contract needs to be signed by April 30, 2010 to qualify for the credit.  Most Waconia buyers will need to finance their home, so I've prov...
The Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors recently released their Residential Real Estate Activity Report.  The information below is taken from this and reflects information for 2009. Last year, mortgage rates continued to decline and  housing prices remained soft.  Sales were also higher in t...

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