Category Archives: Twin Cities Area

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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Twin Cities Richest Zip Codes

Want a shortcut to Minneapolis and St Paul neighborhoods? The Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal recently revealed the top 7 wealthiest ZIP codes in the Twin Cities and the top 7 fastest-growing cities in the metro area: Wealthiest Zip Codes: … Continue reading

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Tornado Preparedness

It’s been a terrible year for tornadoes. You have to remind yourself and family what to do when bad weather comes. But unlike a few places that have been hit – we are prepared here in Minnesota with a warning … Continue reading

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