With historically low interest rates and home equity at a high, you may be starting to think about buying your next house. But how does it work to buy and sell a house at the same time? It can be risky - so here are 5 steps to take first. 1. Talk to a Realtor® Deciding to buy your next home is ... Continue Reading » about How to buy and sell a home at the same time.
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Twin Cities NW Metro Real Estate Agent Myra Jensen of BRIX Real Estate gives you tips on buying a home in the Minneapolis St Paul NW Metro.
Hello!I thought I would reach out with the latest update to the Twin Cities real estate market. The best phrase I can think of to describe it is "Feeding Frenzy"! We continue to see extremely low levels of homes for sale. The last two homes that I showed to buyers had 35 and 29 offers ... Continue Reading » about Twin Cities Real Estate Market Update Feb 2021 – A Seller’s Market
The market continues to be a battle ground for buyers right now with many homes under the average sales price of $355,000 selling in multiple offers. We have only 1.7 months of inventory on the market - historically low. Interest rates continue to be historically low as well, making a perfect ... Continue Reading » about February Real Estate Market Update
Here is an explanation of some of the different Types of Real Estate Listings and statuses you may see when looking for a home in Minnesota: Minnesota Listing Status Definitions: When we send you listings from the MLS, here are the different statuses you may see on the listings. Active ... Continue Reading » about Real Estate Listing Types and Statuses in Minnesota
You have ordered your home inspection and other testing. But before you get too comfortable – the home inspection period is your opportunity to not only have the home professionally inspected, but to also to complete your home inspection period buyer homework or “due diligence” before moving ... Continue Reading » about 5 things a buyer should be doing during the home inspection period.
Almost every day I will get a phone call from a potential buyer, requesting to see a home that is on the market. I always ask if they have a mortgage pre approval, and most of the time the answer is “No, that won’t be a problem” or ” No, I don’t want to get a mortgage pre approval until I find ... Continue Reading » about Why you need a pre-approval before looking at homes.