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5 Financial Reasons to Buy a Home

Eric Belsky is Managing Director of the Joint Center of Housing Studies at Harvard University. He also currently serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Housing Research and Housing Policy Debate. Last year he released a paper on homeownership - The Dream Lives On: the Future of Homeownership in America. In his paper, Belsky reveals five financial […]

The Road to Home Ownership in Minnesota

The Road to Homeownership – A Guide to the Home-Buying Process

Buying a Home in Chanhassen?

This wonderful custom-built home at 6610 Treetop Road in  Chanhassen is on the market in search of new owners.  The sellers have enjoyed this home, but are being transferred to a new location.  Their loss is your gain!  This is your unique opportunity to own a 3700+ square foot home built by MacDonald Construction. The […]

Making Room in Your Rooms When Selling Your Home

The more things you have, the more you have to take care of.  And in this case, the more that you have to store that gets in the way of finding the things that you actually use.  Periodically, you need to go through every closet, drawer, cabinet and storage area to get rid of the […]

What to do for Valentine’s Day in Minneapolis & St. Paul

Photo by digitalart/FreeDigitalPhotos.net Looking for the best ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts and adventures in the Minneapolis St. Paul areas?  Check out some of these fun and romantic ideas.  What is your favorite Valentine’s Day idea? Looking for Outdoor adventure?  Travel through Theodore Wirth Park on snowshoes and check out seldom seen areas before relaxing […]

Top 10 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent

Why You Should Sell Your House Now!

by The KCM Crew     on October 15, 2013 Many now realize that it is a great time to buy a home.  It might also be an opportune time to sell your house.  Here are the five reasons we believe now may be a perfect time to put your house on the market. 1. Demand Is […]

What is the Equity in My Minnetonka Home?

Equity Dynamics Equity is the difference in what your home is worth and what you owe. Ideally, as the value goes up and the unpaid balance goes down with each amortized payment made, the equity grows from two directions.   This dynamic leads to increasing a person’s net worth much faster than many other investments. […]

Minnesota Real Estate Heats Up!

Linda Johnson 612.834.1444 CRS View My Website View My Facebook Featured Video for Hennepin County, MN It’s Great Time To Buy! Here is your market video with the most recent real estate activity for Hennepin County, MN! Please click the link below to view and contact me if you have any questions regarding your next […]

Seller activity picks up in Minneapolis

We are always looking for ‘good news’ in the housing industry.  This information just came through today from the Housing Wire!  Here is the article. 3/12/13 12:21pm The median sales price for a home in Minneapolis, Minn., improved annually for the 12th consecutive month in February, indicating strong and sustainable growth, the Minneapolis Area Association […]

The Times Are Changing ~ Not Just to Daylight Savings!

I don’t know about you, but I am looking forward to the ‘time change’ because it is a sign of spring.  Never mind that there is plenty of snow on the ground in Minneapolis.  Don’t forget to ‘spring forward’ to keep up with the time change. The change that could make it more expensive for […]

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Get Your Offer Accepted When Buying a Home in Minneapolis

  As the market shifts from a buyer’s market, it’s good to know how to improve your chances to have the seller accept your offer. Once you decide on a home, don’t waste time; write an offer and submit it as soon as possible. Competing with another buyer happens more frequently than you’d expect. Multiple […]

Seller Pre-Sale Inspections Can be Like a Three-Legged Stool

Why, as a seller, would you want to even consider getting a home inspection before you have an offer or even before you place your home on the market?  I like to think of it as being similar to the three-legged stool.  You know, the stool that will stand and be sturdy on uneven ground.  […]