Mid-Century-Modern Renovation

Love the article from Mid-Century Homes about this home designed by a prominent MCM architect working in Arizona after WW2. The new homeowner knew it had been poorly remodeled and...
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Cost vs Value 2022… home improvements return on investment

Thinking about doing some home improvements but wondering if you will get your money back when you sell? Don’t expect to get it all back. According to the 2022 Remodeling...
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Crazy For Tile!

I love, love, love picking out tile. So many choices and  not enough rooms. HA! Have you seen the tile available these days? The textures, the patterns the colors! Whether ...
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Preparing to sell? Guess which update yields a 147% return!

If you are preparing to sell, you may wonder if updates are really worth it given the current shortage of homes for sale. That’s a good question. According to Freddie...
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White on White Design

For a while now, many things in home design have been light and bright including paint, flooring, and furniture. In many cases you see monochromatic rooms and you may have...
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Water can cause hidden issues that impact the integrity of your home

Selling your home can be complicated. Just about everything affects the value of your home. One thing that can affect your home’s value is water damage and all of the...
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Turning a dingy garage into an ADU workspace for $26k

In this world of frenzied buyer competition my clients were thrilled this week when their offer was the one accepted on a very unique property in the St. Paul Highview...
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Weekly real estate market update 2/11/22… getting your home ready to sell in 2022

Showings rose above the last two years in response to a healthy injection of new and coming soon listings. It took me three times rearranging showings for a tour yesterday...
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