Lyrics Can Soothe Our Fears As Well As Guide Our Lives.

"In every life we have some trouble. But when you worry, you make it double." - Bobby McFerrin "Don’t Worry be Happy".
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Edina’s Southdale Neighborhood… a great walkable, high density suburban community for Empty Nesters

You don't usually think of high density, walkable and suburban in the same breath, but Edina's Southdale neighborhood continues to be on the cutting edge in developing a highly livable,...
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Planning your mortgage with an eye on retirement

I have been working with several buyers lately planning their purchases with retirement in mind. I have been impressed at how purposeful they are… even more so because they aren't...
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When your life is no longer determined by responsibilities, where will you live?

According to a study by Merrill Lynch, a significant shift occurs about age 61… when where you live is no longer determined by responsibilities, but rather a freedom to live...
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Signs it is time to downsize…

Thinking about downsizing? Here are some signs it is time… Your main reason for staying is figuring out what to do with your stuff if you move You are not...
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Up North… this could be a good time to fulfill your lake cabin dream

In Minnesota, going 'Up North' typically translates to going to the lake cabin. With more than 10,000 lakes, it's hard to find a Minnesotan who doesn't have ties of some...
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Moving to Downtown Minneapolis

I had a closing on a condo in Downtown Minneapolis this week for a woman who was downsizing and relocating from Iowa. Then the next day I met with a...
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Right-sizing your home…. for the way you live

There is a lot of talk about downsizing these days, especially for the Baby Boomer generation as their children have grown and moved out and they make lifestyle changes for...
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