September 13, 2018

Open This Sunday (Sept. 16): 4709 West 40th Lane in St. Louis Park’s Minikahda Vista Neighborhood

Surprisingly Spacious 6 Bedroom (!) Home with > 4,000 Square Feet Where:  4709 40th Lane, St. Louis Park. What:  Modified two-story with 6 Bedrooms and 4 Full Baths; total finished square feet = 4,068. When: open house this Sunday (Sept. 16) from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. How much:  $719,900. Who: listed by Ross Kaplan, Edina Realty —...
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Exceptional Property . . . Exceptional Turnout

3920 Thomas Ave. South in Minneapolis’ Linden Hills Neighborhood One of the best signs for a “For Sale” home is a well-attended Broker Tour (an open house for Realtors, held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Tuesday in the Twin Cities). What’s another? When a just-completed new home — in this case, Morgan Clawson’s listing on...
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“So, What Exactly is “Millwork?'” (You Ask)

1 Picture = 1,000 Words  2 Pictures = 2,000 Words If you ever wondered what “millwork” is, these pictures answer it. Specifically, it’s all the visible wood in the house except the hardwood floors. That includes: built-in’s (buffets, storage, etc.); crown and cove moldings; doors; arches and columns; the beams in a box-beam ceiling; and window...
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Behold the Staged Toilet! (Huh?!?)

I’ve certainly seen a staged Bathroom before. You know, with decorative hand towels, boutique (I mean, “artisanal”) soaps, tasteful accents (like candles and wall art), and perhaps even a matching floor mat. But, I’d never seen a staged toilet until I showed an upper bracket, new Edina home the other week. I think the tied...
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