Monthly Archives: February 2014

Doing a Short Sale After Buying a New Home

Not every seller who tries to do a short sale after buying a new home is trying to scam the short sale bank, but that’s pretty much how the banks look at it.

I ask sellers if they have bought a new home as part of my routine questions before I accep… Continue reading

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Wayzata restaurant plans to double in size

The Irish pub, located at 331 S. Broadway Avenue, will take over 1,900 square feet from neighbor Blanc de Blanc, which will reopen in a new space down the block in April. Continue reading

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Wayzata restaurant plans to double in size

The Irish pub, located at 331 S. Broadway Avenue, will take over 1,900 square feet from neighbor Blanc de Blanc, which will reopen in a new space down the block in April. Continue reading

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In the Hopkins school district, after-school art program helps underserved children

Young artists worked away last week in a session at Hopkins’ Glen Lake Elementary. Continue reading

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How Much Time Do Sellers Have for Offer Acceptance?

Each offer a seller receives contains a time frame for offer acceptance or rejection. Some time frames can be considered unreasonable such as upon presentation. Sellers don’t want to adhere to unreasonable demands by a buyer, and they don’t have to. On… Continue reading

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Wayzata To Vote On School District Upgrades

Voters in Wayzata, Minn. are going to the polls Tuesday to deciding if they should expand the high school, build an elementary school and upgrade safety, security and technology districtwide. Continue reading

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Counterpoint: No room for tourists on Lake Minnetonka? Surely you jest

The Feb. 22 counterpoint by Jim Fuller was long on opinion and devoid of facts, other than that he parked illegally and got a ticket. Continue reading

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Counterpoint: No room for tourists on Lake Minnetonka? Surely you jest

The Feb. 22 counterpoint by Jim Fuller was long on opinion and devoid of facts, other than that he parked illegally and got a ticket. Continue reading

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Benefits to Selling Occupied Homes Over Vacant Homes

Do you think it’s easier to sell an occupied or vacant home?

There are real estate agents who work primarily with buyers who might say they prefer to show vacant homes. That’s because vacant homes are easy to show. There is no time frame to adhere to… Continue reading

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Woman’s efforts bring stray dogs from India to Minnesota

Heather Bruhn-Worm had a hard time returning to Minnesota when her heart was in India with the stray puppies that adopted her. Continue reading

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