Monthly Archives: February 2015

5 Questions you MUST ask Your Realtor

Not all realtors are the same. You might be tempted to choose your best friend’s sister or the agent who suggests the highest list price, but picking the right realtor requires a little research. You need to find an agent or group that you can communicate easily with, knows your neighborhood and has a good history of marketing houses successfully. Although it may be hard, make sure you at least discuss the following five questions with potential realtors to gauge their level of service and... view article »

5 Tips for Hosting the Perfect Housewarming Party

There’s no better way to share the excitement of a new home than with a housewarming party. To host the perfect housewarming party, all you need to remember are three things: you want your guests to be comfortable, entertained and satisfied. With those in mind, here are our must-haves for throwing a remarkable party. The guest list: When we throw housewarming parties for our clients, we love to invite a good mix of friends, family, and coworkers. People are so busy these days – including... view article »

Best Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Nothing beats a romantic dinner over a nice glass of wine on Valentine’s Day. But with hundreds of restaurants in Minneapolis – some you’ve probably never heard of before – finding the perfect place for you and your sweetie for Feb. 14 can be hard. We thought we would help you skip the stress with a few of our favorite restaurants that will please both of your palates. Corner Table – 4537 Nicollet Avenue South. The great news is you have the option to choose between... view article »

We’ve Got a New Look!

Welcome to the new Desrochers Realty Group. We’re pleased to have you here. We redesigned our brand with you in mind. From now on, you’ll see our new name and logo across all of the ways that we connect. Now that you’re here, we encourage you to explore the site. We know that buying and selling a home is one of the most significant events in your life so we wanted to give you a better way to do it. We made it easier to... view article »