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Minnesota & Wisconsin real estate broker, real estate educator and real estate specialist Eric Kodner, serving Minneapolis and Saint Paul metro area buyers and sellers. Homes for sale in Hennepin, Ramsey, Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Scott, Washington, Wright, Chisago, Sherburne, McLeod and Rice counties. Houses for sale on Lake Minnetonka and in Wayzata, Deephaven, Orono, Excelsior, Long Lake, Minnetrista, Edina, Eden Prairie, Bloomington, Burnsville, Apple Valley, Stillwater, Eagan, Maple Grove, Plymouth and Golden Valley. Properties for sale in western Wisconsin, including Saint Croix, Pierce, Burnett, Polk, Douglas, Bayfield and Ashland counties.
If you happen to receive a text message from 805-600-3553 (a California phone number), report it to Facebook. It's just someone trying to spoof visitors, really just a phony front number that belongs to some Lysol-guzzling pinhead who didn't like one of your Facebook comments or posts. The text m...
Internet Service Disparity is an Enemy of the Real Estate IndustryThe statistics are out, and the news for many housing consumers isn't good.  Nearly half of America's least-affluent households still lack access to internet service at home, according to the Washington Post.  The same article goes...
Real Estate is Local but Some Factors Affecting Sales are More Global I'll be the first to agree that real estate markets are, for the most part, local.  You'll see a wide range of differences between sold prices and market times, and prices will vary widely by zip code and neighborhood. But spea...
Scheduling of Open Houses Suspended by NorthstarMLS Yesterday Yesterday, the Executive Committee of NorthstarMLS voted to suspend all Open House scheduling in the NorthstarMLS system, until further notice. All prior published Open Houses have also been removed.NorthstarMLS serves Minnesota and th...
Need a Notary on a Sunday or Holiday? Call a Bail Bondsman! Sometimes the easiest solutions are right in front of you. I discovered this recently while trying to assist a client. We needed a document notarized on a Sunday and it appeared impossible to find one in the southeast Saint Paul metro ar...
This is probably a minor grammatical transgression in real estate, but it irks me. I see it often in real estate marketing pieces.Some listing agents send out property descriptions which refer to their home listing as a "meticulous house".  I understand what they are attempting to say, but houses...
 PRESS RELEASE Real Estate Broker Eric Kodner Interviewed by Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  October 25, 2019 (MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin) - Wisconsin Realtor® Eric Kodner was recently interviewed by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel newspaper, for a recently-published article on Lake Superio...
An article in a major real estate industry publication today provides us with an introductory profile of Generation Z for its readers.I read this with great interest. Every few years, our industry takes the opportunity to remind us that the real estate consumer community is divided into neat cate...
A Surprise Referral From a Recent Townhome Seller This morning, I met with a new prospective seller who had contacted me earlier in the week about listing his west suburban townhome (located about half an hour west of downtown Minneapolis). Last autumn, I procured the buyer in a townhome sale in ...
Benefits of Keeping Your Home for Sale on the Market During Winter Some sellers are at it again, proposing to pull their listings from the market until spring (whenever that is in your part of the country). We've consistently taken the position with our clients that going off and on-market is a b...

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