Lion’s Park

Inventory Glut? Not in These Twin Cities Neighborhoods

Market Misconceptions Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink. –Samuel Taylor Coleridge, “Rime of the Ancient Mariner” All politics is local. –former U.S. Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill All real estate is local. –Corollary, Ross Kaplan One of the biggest misconceptions about today’s housing market is that there is a surfeit of homes available...
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425 Idaho Ave. North in Golden Valley

New Lions Park Listing Where: 425 Idaho Ave. North, Golden Valley (Hopkins schools) When: new on the market this morning! First open this Saturday, 1-3 p.m. What: Well-appointed 3 BR/3 Bath Split-Level with 2,100 FSF on .35 acre Who: listed by Ross Kaplan, Edina Realty City Lakes (broker) Please stop by my open house this...
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"An Inconvenient [Housing Market) Truth"

Framing the Choices In politics, it’s often said that “whoever defines the terms of debate, wins.” The equivalent in real estate appraising would be, “whoever decides the geographic area for choosing the comp’s, defines home values.” What does that mean? One of the challenges choosing and analyzing “comparable sold properties” (comp’s) is coming up with...
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Home Focus: 110 Kentucky No. (Lion’s Park in Golden Valley)

“No Surface Left Untouched” Where: Lion’s Park neighborhood in Golden Valley (west of 100, between 394 and 55)What: almost 2,500 totally remodeled square feet, 3 Bedrooms, 3 all new baths; great floor plan and flowWhen: Broker open — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. (6/16); public open — this Sun., 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. (6/21)....
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