Market Update

Aug. 24, 2016

Minnetonka Family Fun: Five to-dos before school begins

The State Fair is here and that can mean only one thing. Back to school is right around the corner and your summer is fleeting.

If you aren’t quite ready to call it quits on the season, Minnetonka is the place to be for some end of summer fun.  But ...

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Posted in Market Update
Aug. 9, 2016

West Metro High Schools Fare Well in College Readiness Rankings

Recently US News and World Reports conducted an extensive statistical analysis of high schools in Minnesota to determine which did the best job of preparing students for the rigors of secondary education. The west metro fared well with six schools recognized in the top 20. 

Schools were ranked based ...

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May 18, 2016

Summer Heat: Getting the home of your dreams-- even in a hot market

Higher prices squeezing both renters and would-be homeowners” – MPR

Hot Housing Market: With Low Inventory, Prices Increase”-- KSTP

Recent reports of residential real estate shortages in the Twin Cities have led some to question whether this summer is a good time for a home search ...

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Jan. 11, 2016

Spring Real Estate: When buying or selling - timing is everything

A famous axiom in real estate says that the three most important factors are location, location and location.  Albeit oversimplified (as most cliché’s are) it remains mostly true.  

One consideration that gets a lot less press but can be equally important is timing.  While getting the highest possible sale ...

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Oct. 14, 2015

Real Estate’s Second Spring: Three Tips for a Fall Home Search

Autumn has traditionally served as the “second spring” for real estate.  Home sales typically spike as eager sellers attempt to take action prior to the winter lull.   

With recent metrics indicating home prices are trending upward and supply trending down versus last year, how can savvy buyers pursue their ...

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Posted in Buying, Market Update
Sept. 17, 2014

Plymouth Inventory Levels Are LOW

Plymouth has always been a top performing market within the Twin Cities area due to great schools, local amenities and it's proximity to major transportation for commuters.  But check out this info below out, we are at the lowest inventory levels we have seen since 2005.  This is great ...

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Posted in Market Update, Selling
Sept. 25, 2012

Twin Cities Housing Update - Sept 2012

Courtesy of the Minneapolis Area Asociation of Realtors

Sept. 17, 2012

Twin Cities Housing Update - August 2012