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Wednesdays Unplugged – Southwestern Lime Chicken with Ancho Chili Sauce

It’s Wednesday…my day to be unplugged and getting ready to enjoy the 4th of July holiday. QUOTE OF THE WEEK "Every day we make deposits in the memory banks of...
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Buyers Inspections for Sellers

While many cities in the Minneapolis / Saint Paul area require inspections to be done before listing a house for sale (see Truth in Housing Requirements and Home Inspections for...
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Unique Florida Condo Partnership Opportunity

Every once in awhile something comes along that is truly unique and a great opportunity for the right person. This is one such opportunity I just had to pass along....
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Sunday’s Site – Walker Art Center & Minneapolis Sculpture Garden

Last weekend was the summer solistice, and the Walker Art Center collaborated with 89.3 The Current to take advantage of the daylight with an outdoor concert. As you can see...
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Wall Color

Every house has it’s good points, and color can bring them out.  Painting is one of the least expensive ways to Stage Your Home.  It’s not always necessary, but it...
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How much did that house sell for?

Have you ever driven by a house with a ‘SOLD’ sign and wondered what it sold for? I get calls with that question, but I usually can’t answer it while...
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Buying a Condo with FHA/VA Financing

With all of the recent changes in financing, condos are no longer eligible for 100% conventional financing. My experience has been that conventional financing requires a 10% down payment in...
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Wednesdays Unplugged – Turkey Burgers

It's Wednesday…I'm unplugged and cooking again, enjoying the first full week of summer! QUOTE OF THE WEEK "A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is...
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How much radon does your home have?

Every home should be tested for Radon, and if you haven’t had your home tested, I recommend having it done.  Radon is a gas formed by the breakdown of uranium...
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Contingent Offers

Most offers to purchase a property include some contingencies…conditions which must be met before the purchase agreement becomes totally binding or the agreement is cancelled and the earnest money is...
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