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

Follow me
By
Real Estate Agent - Boardman Realty - Minnesota License#90858

ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2013 

Not if you want to sell your house that is. Home buyers gravitate toward certain colors. And unfortunately, purple is one of the top five turn offs as a front door color. In an article by Angie’s List “What are the best front door colors to sell your home?”  color choices were put to the test. H...
09/27/2013
Every three years like clockwork, I put in a call to Olson's to have our septic pumped out. It’s a dirty business and somebody’s gotta do it. The City of Ham Lake where we live, does not have a public sewer system. We all have individual sewage disposal or septic systems in our yards. The septic...
09/26/2013
Koi ponds are beautiful additions to a Minnesota backyard in the summertime. But how do the fish survive a Minnesota winter?   I have sold a few homes with ponds and waterfalls that hold beautiful koi, a fish that resembles a giant goldfish. One sale took place in the dead of a Minnesota winter....
09/26/2013
From time to time I will be working with  home buyers and be struck by the confusion in their eyes when I talked about escrow or earnest money. These can easily be confused with other real estate and mortgage terms like down payment or cash to close. This confusion is a reminder that simple terms...
09/24/2013
Welcome to 2281 16th Ave E, North St Paul   Charming one level home~ Original Owner! 3BR/2BA/1+car  This Home Has SOLD!    Coved Ceilings, plaster walls & built-ins add to the charm of this mid-20th century home. As does the built-in glass front storage in dining room. NEW 90% Efficiency Furnace ...
09/22/2013
  You know the old saying about ignoring the elephant in the room, right? It goes to say, that an elephant can be hard to hide too.   This translates to real estate when selling your home. If you need to make a repair, don't just gloss over it. A buyer (or buyer's inspector) will find it. I have...
09/22/2013
Yea!! You just found home the perfect place to call home—Your DREAM HOME!  As you sit with your REALTOR®  to write up your offer, she asks, “Do you want to do an inspection?” And suddenly, all reason and goes out the window because you answer, “Inspection? Do we really NEED an inspection? The hou...
09/13/2013
So what is the big draw to the town with the giant ever-smiling snowman? There is a love for this unique town that goes beyond the iconic snowman greeting those passing by on Highway 36. People love living in North St Paul. The City of North St Paul, is located just EAST of St. Paul Minnesota al...
09/03/2013
Rainmaker
720,487

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