Minneapolis & St. Paul Real Estate Blog ~ by Native Minnesotan Teri Eckholm

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  Some of the best things happen accidentally. My husband was juggling the camera for me and accidentally took this photo at the Mall of America earlier this year. Architecturally it is a pretty awesome shot of Nordstrom's second floor entrance from below. I can only imagine how crowded this are...
Working with home buyers is fun and rewarding. It can be the best part of my job as a REALTOR®  Whether they are First Time Buyers. Move up Buyers. Relocation Buyers--You name it—I love them!That is why when a young, pre-approved couple called for a showing on a home I have listed awhile back, I ...
Selling a home requires a bit more paperwork than just a listing contract. There is an important form, the seller’s disclosure, that is essential to complete if you are selling a residential property in Minnesota. There are alternatives for owners who have not lived in the home like bank represen...
Thanksgiving is so more than just turkey dinner with pumpkin pie for dessert. It's not just day of football games and planning a Black Friday shopping strategy either. It's a time for families to come together and express their gratitude for everything they have in their lives. Thanksgiving is a ...
Thanksgiving is only a week away...the relatives are planning for a visit...the t urkey is in the freezer and grandma's secret stuffing recipe has been pulled from the vault. Yes, the holiday season is almost here but the house hasn’t sold. What should a home seller do?A first inclination for mos...
  We hung out woodpecker suet on our front deck a few days ago. We were hoping to attract some of the beautiful birds we have living in the pine trees on our Ham Lake acreage. In Anoka County, we have many beautiful birds and we have seen cardinals, blue jays, sparrows and small woodpeckers in t...
Maybe you don't know what I mean by a "sleeper". Well, if there's a home you have been watching for a  few months that seems to be priced right but just isn't selling. It's not a short sale but it just isn't moving. In some ways, compared to some of the homes recently listed, it is a steal of a d...
As a REALTOR® showing houses, I often have to show homes in an environment with chirping. Many vacant homes can be filled with an annoying sound of a battery that needs to be replaced in a smoke alarm. No big deal. It is an easy fix. But some homes, and these are often occupied, have missing smo...

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Theresa "Teri" Eckholm/Boardman Realty assists Minnesotans to find their way home with helpful tips and quality service. Dedication to customer service has made Teri the REALTOR® of choice for families in Blaine, Forest Lake, Ham Lake, Lino Lakes and Wyoming areas. Licensed in MN.

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