Heidi Herda, Keller Williams Sells Another Home, First-Time Home Buyer

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Heidi Herda, Keller Williams Sells Another Home, First-Time Home Buyer

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What an awesome opportunity to help another Chanhassen first time home buyer! It was a pleasure to assist this homebuyer in the purchase of their first home! In any seller's market, it is not uncommon to be in a multiple offer scenarios when you go to submit an offer on a property.

This Chanhassen home had 3 other offers competing. We were able to beat out the competition on this one and secured an accepted purchase agreement.

Multiple offers is where more than one buyer is presenting their offer to a seller. This can really be any amount of offers even 10 or more on a really hot property. The situation is typically handled by the seller giving all qualified buyer's the opportunity to give their highest and best offer, which is usually presented to the seller all at once with a specific deadline. The seller then will go through the pro's and con's of each offer presented and determine which offer will be chosen.

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This Chanhassen Home is now sold and Closed! Since we’re still in a hot seller’s market, this Chanhassen home for sale actually sold in just 2 days! Our offer was chosen over two other offers in this competitive market. The listed price on this Chanhassen home for sale was $285,000, the final sale price ended up being $297,250 with the seller contributing $8,266 toward the buyers closing costs.


In the state of Minnesota, it has been typical to ask the seller to make some contributions to the buyers closing costs in the form of concessions. Since the current market has low inventory, buyers are competing more heavily to gain an accepted offer. This usually means that any closing costs the buyer needs would be added to the listed price of the home in order to ‘win’ the competition.

This Chanhassen homeowner was pleased with the offer that came in. They were wonderful to work with and the sale was a nice smooth transaction.

This home is located not far from Kerber Pond Park, Schools and desirable restaurants. The Chanhassen home for sale was a split level property with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, a 2 car garage and built in 1973. This property sold and closed on 3/30/2018 making this first time home buyer excited to get into the new home and make it their own!

The number of active listings in CHANHASSEN (55317) dropped by 4% from the previous month. The median number of days active properties have been listed is 47. This is significantly shorter than the national average. The number of sales in January dropped by 69.8% from the previous month largely due to low inventory of homes.

The current Chanhassen market remains a seller's market. The demand for housing is not meeting supply. Currently, Chanhassen 55317 has 111 active properties, with many of them currently contingent on the inspection.

Only 3.6% would be considered distressed. A distressed property would be either in short sale status, foreclosure/bank owned. This is an improved number of distressed properties that we have seen in the last several years.

Median household income in 55317 is $106,699 with 208 households earning between $35,000 to $40,000 annually. For the zip 55317, 42.06% of the people have completed a bachelors degree as their highest education level.

The median age of residents in Chanhassen is 41, with 57% of residents being married. Current statistics suggest Chanhassen has roughly 7,742 households, of those households 3,161 of them have children. Find all Chanhassen Home listings.  If you need more information about the Chanhassen area you can visit my Chanhassen community pages where you can find more information about local pricing, School information and more.

The data on this page is consolidated from multiple sources and includes current listings, recent sales, and more. Whether you're a buyer or seller, the knowledge you gain will help put you in control of your real estate transactions. Call or email anytime to discuss how this information can benefit you! 612.807.4858

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Comments (1)

Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Heidi and Good job on getting that one sold and making your clients very happy.  Keep up the great work.


Apr 03, 2018 10:38 AM