Repent The End Is Near – hopefully!

Resolution, Revolution Then Repent res·o·lu·tion – ˌrezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n – noun  a firm decision to do or not to do something. “she kept her resolution not to see Anne any more” synonyms: intention,resolve,decision,intent,aim  We can thank (or blame) the ancient Babylonians for the New Year’s Resolution. It is believed that they began this practice Read More

More Than Home For The Holidays

Celebrate Difference Makers There are many articles written each Christmas about the tens of thousands of people who live on the streets or in shelters. Most have some explanation as to why people are suffering and some offer ideas for social change  that will correct the injustice that is taking Read More

What is FHA?

Get rid of all government programs, REALLY? In the case of FHA (Federal Housing Administration) and HUD (Department of Housing and Urban Development) You may be throwing the baby out with the bath water.  Congress created the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) in 1934. The FHA became a part of the Read More

Staging For Dollars$$$$

In the immutable words of William Shakespeare; “All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players”.  In the world of real estate marketing, “Every house is a stage” .  In the world of sales there is an old adage that says “Price and Presentation” are the two keys to Read More


Solving The Pricing Puzzle Do more days on market mean less money for your house? If it sells too fast was the price too low? How can I get all the house is worth? Almost every listing appointment comes to a point where the Seller wants to make sure they Read More

A River Runs Through It…….

Relaxation And Rejuvenation Are Here For You One of the treasures of the northwest suburbs is the Mississippi River. The majestic body of water was the focal point of much of the settlement and development in Minnesota. The stretches of river above Minneapolis are no longer the corridors or commerce Read More

Why Not Move To Rogers?

Move To Rogers, Fastest Growing City in 2019  For travelers on I-94 heading to the “lake” or other points North & West of the Twin Cities you have likely traveled through Rogers. At freeway speeds you get a quick glance of the farmland, commercial development, Big Box retailers and the Read More

Winter, Don’t Miss The Fun Stuff

Minnesotans can frequently be heard asking “Is it cold enough for you?” With a response that goes something like “Sure, but it keeps out the riff raff”  While there are plenty of folks in this area that enjoy the countless outdoor activities here, there are as many residence that wait Read More