November 16, 2016

Look What You Get for <$1M in Eden Prairie!

Thanksgiving Bounty Where:  17420 Northern Lights Trail, just a stone’s throw from Bearpath — and only 15 miles to Downtown Minneapolis. What:  Custom 5 BR/6 Bath home with 6,689 square feet and an oversized, 3-car Garage on a beautifully landscaped .53 acre corner lot. How much: $999k. Who: co-listed by Ross Kaplan and Susan Anderson, Edina Realty-City...
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Calling 811 Ahead of Landscaping Work . . . or Risk Calling 911 Later

Contractor:  “Uh-oh, I Think I Just Hit Some Kind of Line!” When someone lists their home, their Realtor is responsible for having the utilities (gas, electric) marked before the “For Sale” sign is installed (confession:  at bigger brokers, our front desk automatically takes care of that for us). But, what if the owner is (re)doing their...
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The Only Two Negotiating Rules You’ll Ever Need

“Something-for-Nothing” vs. “Nothing-for-Something” Editor’s Note:  President-elect Trump has his negotiating secrets, I have mine.  Or did — keep reading . . .  🙂 Ever wonder what the secret(s) to successful negotiation are? By definition, every deal is unique. And, when it comes to buying and selling homes, it’s always a negotiating advantage to know more about...
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