Holiday Decorating Elements

Are you looking for a new element to add to your holiday decorating repertoire?  Here are some of our favorite elements.  We hope you try one of them this year!...
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Moisture Testing Homes with Vinyl Siding

While we do most of our moisture testing on stucco homes, moisture testing isn’t just for stucco and stone veneer. Moisture intrusion can happen with any type of siding, and...
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Using Wallpaper as a Design Element

Wallpaper is all over the place these days and there are so many fun fresh patterns.  Plus with peel-and-stick, you can easily apply it yourself and not be tied to...
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The Buttered Tin… NOW OPEN in Northeast Minneapolis!

The Buttered Tin, founded by James Beard-recognized chef and Cupcake Wars winner Alicia Hinze, has been known for its scratch-made eats and treats since it opened in St. Paul’s Lowertown...
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Weekly real estate market update 9/9/22… where are interest rates headed?

Yes, it is still Labor Day week! Pending sales fell to the lowest level since January, but new listings rose a bit after falling since July, a sign of hope...
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What a recession might mean for the housing market….

There is a lot of talk lately about a possibility of a recession. Is one coming? What could it mean for home prices and interest rates? Here are some of...
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What happened to interest rates this week?

This week has been one of the most volatile in many years for mortgage interest rates. Monday was one of the worst days in decades for mortgage rates. So what...
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Help for first time homebuyers

First time homebuyers have really noticed the increase in interest rates and in many areas, the lack of homes for sale. If you are looking for your first home, this...
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