Market News & Insights

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.

So…What is My Home Really Worth?

The “three A’s” are a good starting point, but when you are ready to put your home on the market, connect with us for a market valuation.

Where is All of the Housing Inventory?

If you read the news and look at the data, we are still experiencing a housing shortage in the Twin Cities. Here are a few insights...

A Look Back at 2021 and Ahead to 2022

2021 will likely go down as being the year with the most record-breaking stats. Will 2022 be any different?

Is it Still a Seller’s Market?

The data says yes. Inventory, buyer demand, and rising prices say that sellers have the advantage. But, is it a seller market for everyone?

Twin Cities Area Has New Hot Real Estate Segment: Million-Dollar Homes

Factors surrounding the pandemic have caused inventory of seven-figure homes to drop in some suburbs.

Where Have All the Houses Gone?

In today's housing market, it seems harder than ever to find a home to buy.

How Does Zillow Really Work?

Answers to Recent Questions About this Popular Platform

February is a Sweet Time to Get in the Market

If you're thinking about selling, now might be the perfect time to make the move.

Tracking the Market During Covid-19

The real estate market in the Twin Cities is still active and houses are moving.

Staying Connected

Focusing on What Matters in the Midst of Covid-19

Twin Cities Real Estate Market Changes for 2020

We've identified some key changes for homebuyers and sellers that will affect the market in 2020.

Stay or Go?

Home improvement ideas worth your time whether you're packing up or staying put.

What’s Your Forecast for 2019?

The 2019 housing forecast according to realtor.com is pretty interesting. Here are some key insights.

The Truth About Selling in the Winter

Just because it's cold outside doesn't mean the housing market is cold. Some key stats that illuminate the truth about selling in the winter.

4th Quarter Outlook

Check out our quick snapshot look at what we're seeing in the local Twin Cities market as we get deeper into Fall.

Strategies for Multiple Offers

When a listing receives multiple offers the biggest offer is always tempting, but multiple offer scenarios need to be approached carefully by both the seller and the buyer.

Kicking Off the Spring Season

With the Super Bowl buzz worn off for folks in Minnesota many have shifting their thoughts to spring - with some considering putting their homes on the market to lure spring buyers. But, when exactly, is the best time to list?

Kim’s Video Updates

How to Make Decisions with Imbalance in the Local Market

We can help navigate through this extraordinary time in the market.

Showing Homes During Covid-19

A look at the showings during COVID-19.

Twin Cities Real Estate Insights for 2019

Kim touches on some of the key insights in the Twin Cities real estate market as we get rolling into 2019.

New Tax Law Real Estate Questions Answered

Clarification to some of the common questions we are getting asked relating to real estate and new tax law.

When is the best time to put your home on the market?

Answers to this very common question.

Three tips for getting your home ready for sale

Smart first steps you should take.

Home Ideas

Hanging at Home – Backyard & Patio Ideas

We're all likely spending a bit more time at home this summer. Here are some great ideas for the backyard / patio.

Smart Home Tech Ideas for 2020

Smart speakers combined with some other really amazing tech gadgets can enable an assortment of automation, connectivity, and controls in your home.

They’re All Associated

What, exactly, are the differences between condos, townhomes and villas?

Where Do Minnesotans Retire?

It's kind of a trick question. Most stay right here in Minnesota!

Inspection Insights – Fireplaces, Radon and Sewer Lines

Buyers are increasingly adding more items to the inspection process.…

Choosing the Right Builder

When considering a remodeling project selecting the right builder…

Remodeling Financing

Whether you are looking to buy a new home to remodel, or renovate…