5 Tips for the Best Home Showings

5 Tips for the Best Home Showings!

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Has your home been on the market longer than  you would like?  Check out this article called “5 Tips For The Best Showings” and see if it gives you any ideas!

Even if your house isn’t listed and you are just thinking about selling, it will help you prepare.  AND….when you are ready CALL US and we will help you with all of your real estate needs!

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Get A Parade Of Homes Tour

Parade of Homes Tour

WCCO | CBS Minnesota

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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Whether it’s decorating tips, remodeling ideas or just to dream of what could be — the parade of homes puts some of the best homes in the Twin Cities on display.

Developer Tim O’Connor gave WCCO a tour of a home featuring an 11-foot taxidermy bear and aroma’s pumped through the air ducts.

Check out the video report for more.

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Get Your Home Football-Ready with a Media Room

Get Your Home Football-Ready with a Media Room!

Dream Coldwell Banker

One thing comes to mind when September rolls around – Football!  Today’s advanced technology has made it easier and more appealing than ever to create a media room that will make your home ready for game time.  With home automation, sleek accessories and a plethora of entertainment options, gearing up for football season in comfort and style is all that much more attainable.

Media rooms have gained so much recent popularity that the latest fad landed at number five on REALTOR Magazine’s13 Hot Home Trends for 2013”.  This is one home improvement project that will make your home the talk of the town.

“Today’s homebuyers aren’t looking for the formality of their parent’s house anymore,” said Fran Broude, president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage.   “They are willing to invest in areas of the home where they can spend time together as a family, enjoy and entertain.”


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Thinking About Remodeling Your Kitchen or Bath? This Seminar Will Help!

Remodeling Seminar

Rita O'Rear

kitchenbeforeafterAs a realtor I am always looking at different kitchen and bathroom designs, seeing what the new trends are and trying to incorporate as much as possible into my own home.  Not only are these two rooms the most often used rooms in the house but they are also rooms that can make or break a sale.  I try to emphasize the importance of these two rooms to those homeowners who are thinking about selling their homes and want to make their house more appeasing.  With that being said, tomorrow night (Sept.12th) there is a Kitchen and Bathroom Remodel Seminar at Indiana Design Center.  This is a free, informative seminar that helps provides homeowners with the basic building blocks, plus tried and true advice on what to expect from a remodel project.  The seminar runs from 7:00-8:30.  If you have any questions call 317-846-2600 or click here.  The more…

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