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April 14, 2016 | Tags: Spring Market Draws Out... Spring Market Draws out Eager Buyers; Sellers Still on HoldWith the spring market officially underway, both buyer and seller activity rose in March 2016 compared to last March. Buyers signed 5,861 new purchase agreements, pushing pending sales up a respectable 12.6 percent. Would-be sellers were still concerned about their ability to secure their next property… Read More
April 11, 2016 | Tags: Cheatsheet to Professionalism: 10 Tips [caption id="attachment_7857" align="alignnone" width="622"] Original Artwork by Ross Auger, 2016[/caption]Cheatsheet to Professionalism: 10 Tips for REALTORS® I had the pleasure of spending some time with Nicole Sarenpa, a REALTOR® with Keller Williams in Wayzata, we discussed what defines a professional REALTOR®:1. Be a technician. Know your product and how to communicate and execute the ins and outs… Read More
April 4, 2016 | Tags: Is the Lack of Housing Inventory... [caption id="attachment_7795" align="alignnone" width="622"] Original Artwork by Ross Auger, 2016[/caption] Is the Lack of Housing Inventory Taking the Spring Out of Your Market?It’s no secret that we're experiencing an inventory shortage. Consumers and real estate professionals are feeling the frustration of a low housing supply after submitting multiple offers without success. This trend is not unique… Read More
March 31, 2016 | Tags: Rental Density Laws – Do They Help or Hurt? On Monday, March 28, 2016, the City of Brooklyn Center introduced an ordinance that would limit the number of rental licenses issued for single family homes throughout the city. The proposal would cap the number of available rental licenses to 30 percent of the single family homes per block in R1 and R2 zoning districts.Very… Read More
March 28, 2016 | Tags: Apps to Simplify Your Next Tax Season Apps to simplify your next tax season There are many exciting parts of managing your own business, but tracking tax deductions may not be one of them. Each year, your accountant expects certain items to be documented and organized to some extent. Everyone has a different bookkeeping style, but if you’re struggling to keep track… Read More
March 14, 2016 | Tags: February News Release Buyer and Seller Activity Increase as Spring Market and Warm Weather ArriveFebruary Pending sales rose 6.7 percent while new listings increased 3.0 percent. The all-too-familiar supply crunch continued as inventory levels fell 19.4 percent to 10,953 active properties. Prices continued their steady climb back towards 2006 levels. The median sales price gained a sustainable 3.7… Read More