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Summer House Owner Tip: Mirrors are not windows so don’t wash with window cleaner

HouseLogic is one of our favorite publications. They offer great tips for finding, buying, owning and then selling your home. Over the summer, we’re going to try to post easy, breezy tips for you to consider. Nothing too taxing – … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Cities – Baseball, music arts in Lowertown St Paul

Are you looking at relocating to the Twin Cities? Or maybe you have some friends you would like to entice to the area? We’re going to feature some of our summer highlights to help you show off our community. St … Continue reading

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Summer is here – get outside and make your home’s exterior shine!

Summer in Minnesota has been slow to arrive but it’s Memorial weekend and the weather predictions are pretty good. The trouble is how to balance being outside with being productive. We have some suggestions based on recent articles from HouseLogic… … Continue reading

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MayDay Parade: a glimpse into Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis

Looking for something fun to do around the Twin Cities this weekend? Consider checking out the Heart of the Beast MayDay Festival in Minneapolis’ Powderhorn Park. It starts with a parade that leads to a festival by Powderhown Lake where … Continue reading

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James Beard Awards Finalists Announced With Just Two Minneapolis Chefs

Eater Twin Cities recently reported… The James Beard Foundation Awards are known as the Oscars of Food, and today we learned that two Minnesota chefs will move on as finalists. The list of semifinalists, which included 13 Minnesotans, was whittled down to just … Continue reading

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What do real estate pros know that you don’t?

Do you ever feel like you just aren’t sure what you’re looking for? The saying goes – you’ll know it when you see it. But will you really? House Logic recently ran a helpful article that outlines four things that … Continue reading

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Looking to buy a home? It’s OK to snoop

The latest good advice from House Logic includes 8 tips that give you the freedom – responsibility! – to really dig into that home you might buy. Soak in the Bathroom Dig Around in the Closets Poke Around the Attic … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

We want to wish all of our friends, family and homeowners a Happy Thanksgiving. We are enriched to know you! We are blessed to live in a beautiful community!  

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New ReStore for Thrifty Buyers

Longfellow neighborhood in SE area of Minneapolis is now home to the newest Reusable home goods center called the ReStore. Habitat for Humanity opened this second store as part of their non-profit home improvement outlet program, their original store is … Continue reading

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County Office Information made simple

While looking for your new home, you may often do research to ensure your new home is in compliance with County or City ordinances. It can be a frustrating and time consuming search to find the correct department within each … Continue reading

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