How Do I Determine the “True Value of My Home” in Today’s Market?

A knowledgeable Realtor will consider market conditions, neighborhood features, and current renovations when determining your home’s actual market value.

Looking Back on 2023, a Year of Resilience

Despite the challenges of rising interest rates and a market where both buyers and sellers were hesitant, housing prices continued to rise in most Twin Cities neighborhoods.

The Art of Timing – Benefits of Selling a Home in a Higher Interest Rate Environment

There are several compelling reasons why selling your home in such an environment can be advantageous.

Inspections Are Back – But Looking Different

The need for an inspection seems to be a little fluid in the Twin Cities marketplace over the last 12-18 months.

Who’s Buying in Today’s Market? Empty Nesters & Retirees

PART THREE OF THREE – Surprisingly, they often don’t downsize but instead right-size into a layout more conducive to age in place.

Who’s Buying in Today’s Market? Move-Up Buyers

PART TWO OF THREE – This group of buyers thrives on convenience and is willing to pay more to have it. If you are a seller trying to attract a move-up buyer, read on!

Who’s Buying in Today’s Market? First Time Home Buyers

The first in a three-part series looking closely at what attracts and motivates today’s buyers at different stages of their lives. First up: first time home buyers.

2022 • A Roller Coaster Ride of a Year

The buzzwords of early 2022 were “multiple offers,” but once summer hit the new buzzword became “rates.” What a ride it was!

Should I Wait for Better Rates?

Waiting may bring you a better rate, but the real question is: will you get a better deal by waiting? Have a look at the numbers…

Bright Side of the Market

According to the media, in respect to housing, it may sound like the sky is falling. Really, there are more bright spots than dark.