Category Archives: Twin Cities Area

Como Park: More than a zoo, a family-friendly neighborhood dedicated to recreation

Describe the Como neighborhood in one word: Family-friendly. Conveniently close to Minneapolis and St. Paul, but just enough outside of the big cities to provide a real sense of nature. The Como Park area is most known for its recreational … Continue reading

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Lowertown St. Paul – An artistic hub and home of the St. Paul Farmers Market

When you enter Lowertown, St. Paul, you’ll see remnants of construction sites. Typically, this is bothersome for residents. For residents of Lowertown however, the construction cones represent consistent improvements to the St. Paul neighborhood, big projects being finished. Redevelopment has been … Continue reading

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Thinking about college? Minnesota colleges rank well.

Access to education is a good reason to move to the Twin Cities. We have worked with many college grads who have moved to the area for school and decided to stay because the Twin Cities is a great place … Continue reading

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Minnesota is Sixth Healthiest State

According to the Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal… Minnesota is ranked No. 6 for the second consecutive year in a study of thenation’s healthiest states. The article continues… Minnesota was ranked fourth-best for diabetes, eighth in the rate of smoking, … Continue reading

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Twin Cities Home Prices Still Falling

Good news for homebuyers – Twin Cities home prices are expected to keep falling. Obviously that’s less good news if you’re looking to sell before you buy, but if you’re a first time home buyer or are coming from a … Continue reading

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House Prices Drop Again

According to the Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal… August numbers show that the Twin Cities housing market is slowly becoming more balanced, a realtor group said Tuesday. But it’s not there yet — Twin Cities home prices dropped again in … Continue reading

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Chanhassen is Tops in Best Places to Live

CNN Money just realized their Best Places to Live – Chanhassen Minnesota comes in at number 10! Here’s the write up… Despite some 2011 budgetary brouhahas in the state of Minnesota, Chanhassen has plenty going for it–including good jobs right … Continue reading

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Twin Cities has Short Commutes

Looking for a short commute in a big metro area? The Twin Cities just might be your place. According to Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal… About 24.5 percent of Twin Cities residents have commutes of 15 minutes or less and … Continue reading

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House Prices Are Up

Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal reports that the Twin Cities have seen a climb in housing prices this month. It’s the second month we’ve seen a rise – but experts seem to think that this may only be a seasonal … Continue reading

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June Video on Twin Cities Housing

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