February 14, 2012

Busy Open Houses

March February Madness 24.  31.  17.  28. Football snap count? Try, attendance at open houses hosted by myself and colleagues the last few weekends. By way of comparison, a dozen people at an open house is considered to be a good turnout, and I’ve certainly had my share where I felt like the Maytag repairman. Does...
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Out-of-Season Photos on MLS

Guilt By Association When agents see a listing — on February 14, in Minnesota — with leafy trees and a bright, green lawn (like the one above), their knee-jerk response isn’t to say to themselves, “My, what gorgeous landscaping.” It’s to click on “History” on MLS to see how long the home’s been on the market —...
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Streets Named After Football & War Heroes (in that order)

Rorschach Tests for Communities If you’ve never been to the Twin Cities, the two largest metro airports are named after the state’s most famous native sons, Charles Lindbergh and Hubert Humphrey (actually from South Dakota). Less than a mile south, there is a “Harmon Killebrew Drive” next to the Mall of America. But if you’re looking...
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