When can I move into my new house?

When you can move into your new home will depend on both your contract terms and the closing process where you are buying. I am currently working with relocation clients...
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Tips for choosing a Twin Cities public school and district

Moving is hard… and even more difficult when schools enter into the mix. While we have many excellent private schools, you don’t need a private school to get a good...
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Did you know a first ring suburban school district can serve 7-8 or more cities?

Don’t assume that all homes in a Twin Cities suburb will be in a school district with the same name. It is not uncommon for a school district to serve...
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Year-over-year changes in price by state… do you know which 2 states dropped in value in 2018?

Real estate is local, and each state appreciates at different levels. According to the Home Price Index from CoreLogic, United States home prices appreciated nationally by 4.7% in 2018. You can...
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Super Real Estate Agent… 11 years in a row!

The November issue of Mpls St Paul Magazine features their 2018 list of “Super Real Estate Agents”… the top 5% of Twin Cities real estate agents based on client satisfaction....
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Buying a house with kids? Don’t regret not thinking about these things

School districts are often top on buyer’s checklists if they have kids, but there are more things to consider than school district if kids are in your present or future....
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International relocation… buying long distance

I had a recent closing with a family relocating to the Twin Cities from England… they saw their home in person for the first time right before closing! She said...
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Relocating to Minnesota? How do MN home values compare to your state?

“Location, location, location” has always been a real estate mantra, most often referring to increasing or decreasing value based on different neighborhoods and sites in the same geographic location. In...
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