Getting started buying a home

Obviously, you’re smart. Most financial geniuses would say you’re smart to buy a home. Home ownership increases your yearly net worth, accords specific tax advantages, and supports the way you live. It’s at this point that The Big Disclaimer is probably needed. I love attorneys. Should you buy a home? Is it the right time … Continued

The Big Disclaimer

Disclaimers are everywhere and for everything. Of course you shouldn’t drink Windex – and someone probably tried and then complained when it didn’t “sit well” with them. Real estate is no different.  We have disclaimers – and a lot of them.  The most important are the ones that state that we are *not* an attorney … Continued

6 Steps to Buying a Home

You’ve likely invested a good portion of your life thus far dreaming about owning a house. Home ownership is a symbol of stability, success, and security. As your goal of owning a home comes to fruition, reaches maturity, and begins to manifest, preparation and education are key factors in nurturing that dream. Here are the … Continued

6 Steps to Selling a House

You have come to the point where it’s time to get up and go, to move on, to embrace a different residential opportunity. Whether you’re moving up, downsizing, or changing locations, it’s time to sell your house. Here are the six steps to selling. 1 The Ideal Agent2 Price That House to Sell3 Dressed for … Continued

Basics of a Home Mortgage Loan

The first and most important step in buying your new house is obtaining a home mortgage loan. Home mortgage loans have many layers, variables, terms, and conditions. If you aren’t prepared, applying for a home loan may feel intimidating, anxiety-ridden, or even frightening. These are necessary things you need to know about home mortgage loans. … Continued

Things to Consider When Pricing Your House to Sell

Placing a price tag on your home may be the most difficult part of selling your property. There is no sure-fire way to know how to price your house, and no one can tell you matter-of-factly how much you should ask. In essence, it can feel like a guessing game. Luckily, there are systems, tools, … Continued

Things to Do in Lakeville MN

When you live in Lakeville, Minnesota, you have the advantage of being in close proximity to a plethora of entertainment and recreation options. No matter your age, gender, background, beliefs, or financial status, you can always find something of interest to do. Here are just a few of the things you can do in Lakeville, … Continued