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On Twin Cities Live: Home Improvements Worth Making Now

We visited Twin Cities Live on KSTP Channel 5 to talk about home improvements you should consider doing now to enjoy that will also pay off when you sell in the future. Some highlights: Open up spaces in your home  Homebuyers like open spaces for entertaining and living. Often you can take a wall down between a kitchen and living room or dining room and open up some rooms to make the space look larger. Buyers in the future will appreciate the updated floor plan and will be... view article »

On Twin Cities Live: You’re Ready to Downsize, Now What?

Are you an empty nester looking to downsize? We were on Twin Cities Live/KSTP Channel 5 to give advice to those considering downsizing now that the kids have moved out. Is now a good time? Yes, in 2017 prices are up and inventory is low- so it’s a good time. People are waiting for your house. Should I make updates? If you can do it, we suggest making some updates. If you’ve been in a house for 15-20 years, spend some money to update as you’ll get... view article »

Autumn Activities in the Twin Cities

Minnesota has a lot to offer during the summer, but nothing beats the beauty of autumn in the Twin Cities. That sweet, crisp fall air like the first bite of a ripe apple, the vibrant hues of autumn leaves unfurling everywhere you look, the sparkling water of the Mississippi River only rivaled by the bright blue of the sky on a cloudless fall day. Minnesotans love fall, and it shows in the variety of fun autumn activities going on throughout the season. These are a... view article »

Best Weekend Getaways from the Twin Cities

There’s no better time of year to take a weekend trip than summer, and you don’t have to venture more than a few hours away from the Twin Cities before you stumble on a dozen different towns competing to be the best weekend getaway. With so many destination options, it can be hard to choose just one place to make your two-day escape. To help you narrow down your search, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite places to wile away the... view article »