Archive for December, 2013

Local Market Update – As of November 2013

Monday, December 16th, 2013

Local Market Update – As of November 2013 The housing market is slowly but surely making a comeback!  As you can see by the graph of data provided by the St. Paul area Association of Realtors, every category has seen an increase.  Cumulative Days on Market until Sale category went down a bit, which is […]

Christmas tree tips – Buying and keeping safe

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Christmas tree tips—buying and keeping safe Every year thousands of trees are sold to decorate homes for the holidays.  Below are some tips to keep in mind when picking out a tree and safety once the tree is in your home. Buying the tree: *Make sure you measure the height of the ceiling in the […]

What is the Function of Home Owner’s Insurance?

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

What is the Functions of Home Owner’s Insurance?   Homeowner’s insurance is a standard requirement from lender’s when purchasing a home.  Basically, home insurance protects the value of your property investment, but also has a few specific functions: Lender’s Perspective   Homeowners insurance is a requirement for a loan from your lender.  This is a protection for […]

Tips for moving with pets

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

Some helpful Moving Tips when moving with pets *Make sure your pet is wearing proper identification and any required license tags in case they get lost. *Ask your veterinarian for a copy of your pet’s medical history to take with you and be sure all shots are current. *Keep an eye on your pet for […]