Here you will find information about living in the Twin Cities. I'll post news and updates that affect residents in Eden Prairie, Bloomington, Chanhassen, Chaska and Minnetonka.
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Maple Grove is fast becoming a go to place for shopping, dining and entertainment in Hennepin County. There are lots of choices when it coming to dining with our newest addition being Mongo's Grill. If you enjoyed mongolian barbecue at the now closed New Kings Inn then you will like Mongo's. H...
Maple Grove Home For SaleLocation: Wellington CrestDon't play rent games! Settle in and enjoy home ownership in this 5-bedroom/2-bath home on .32 acres. Offers a welcoming living room with carpeting, family room, laundry with w/d included, efficient kitchen with refrigerator, laminate countertops...
Stately St Michael Two StoryLocation: Forest GlenYou'll be proud to put your name on the mailbox at this 2250-SF easy-care home on an almost 1/2 acre treed lot. This traditional floor plan delivers 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, dining room with wood floors, comfortable family room with gas fireplace...
Here is a new real estate market snapshot report for Plymouth from the Minneapolis Association of Realtors®. Sold activity is down 18.6% from last year and new listings are down 8.5%. There are lots of nice homes to choose from with the number of single family home listings up 34.1% from 2006.
Here is a new real estate market snapshot report for Maple Grove from the Minneapolis Association of Realtors®. Single family home listings are up 54.8% from 2006 with 342 total listings through November. With so many homes to look at, the selection is great.Call me if you'd like to see some gr...
Here's an interesting map that I found from the New York Times. You can check the percentage of loans in any county that are subprime. Here's what I found:Anoka County 30Carver County 21%Dakota County 25%Ramsey County 31%Scott County 25%Wright County 27% http://www.nytimes.com...
Eden Prairie Townhome For Sale Location: Hartford CommonsBeautiful End Unit Townhome in Hartford Commons. Premiere Location Overlooking Courtyard Green Space, Fountain and Walking Paths. Master Bedroom Suite Features A Bay Window, Walk-In Closet And Private 3/4 Bath. Three Bedrooms On One Level. ...
Fall is my favorite time of year. It's the time for raking leaves, cleaning gutters and putting on those storm windows. But probably the most important fall job is winterizing vacant homes.Winterizing involves draining the pipes and toilet of water so that if the heat goes off the pipes won't f...
This weekend features the Parade of Homes Remodelers Showcase. There are a total of 126 entered homes. Maple Grove has one entry in the show. Vision Remodeling, Inc is featuring a lower level remodel at 17074 81st Avenue N. If you are considering a future remodeling project then take some time...
Made you look! Here's a new site I found for demographic information. It's called ZIPskinny. You enter a zip code and it will compare demographics with surrounding zip codes. I'm not sure where they get their information but it's interesting. So go ahead and get the skinny on that zip! http:/...