The Importance of Home Staging

Many sellers ask what things they can do to get their home in the best-showing condition possible prior to listing their home. We love it when homes show well, but we also do not want our clients to break the bank staging their home for sale. Here is a short list of inexpensive items sellers can do fairly easily to help their home show at … Continue reading The Importance of Home Staging

Spring Cleaning 101

Spring is right around the corner! Before you know it, we’ll be listening to the sweet sound of birds chirping outside of our windows, feeling the warm sun beating down upon us, and breathing in the aroma of fresh flowers in bloom. But in the meantime, you may have been listening to the sweet sound of your children telling you none of their clothes fit, … Continue reading Spring Cleaning 101

Feed My Starving Children

Team Lucky Duck was thrilled to participate in Feed My Starving Children’s South Metro MobilePack this past week. Along with several hundred other volunteers we labeled packaging, boxed meals and prepared them to be shipped to countries in need. According to Feed My Starving Children, on average each volunteer will pack a box of food, which equals 216 meals! That’s enough food to feed a child for 7 … Continue reading Feed My Starving Children

Top 5 Historic Sites to Visit in Minnesota

Minnesota is full of historic landmarks that have shaped our state and parts of our country. Whether you’re a history buff or could use a history lesson, here are the top 5 historic sites in Minnesota. 1. Historic Fort Snelling Built in the 1820’s, the US Department of War built a chain of forts to protect the northwestern territories from Canadian and British encroachment. 2. … Continue reading Top 5 Historic Sites to Visit in Minnesota

Just Sold – December 2015

Congratulations to our clients that were able to sell real estate in December! We love being able to help you! Congrats to Jack and Kylie on selling their home. Good luck on the job relocation! We were thrilled to help Jenna buy her first home last month! If you or anyone you know is looking to buy, sell, or invest in real estate, we would … Continue reading Just Sold – December 2015

Million Dollar Monday

The real estate market is always changing and we have a new batch of million dollar listings that have gone up for sale in the past month. New to the market at $1,375,000 is 2864 Irving Ave S. in Minneapolis. Cozied nicely in the Isles neighborhood, this 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home is simply gorgeous. For those looking for a lot of quiet space, 12282 Coffee Trail in Rosemount … Continue reading Million Dollar Monday

15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Minnesota

Winter is here and if you’re willing to embrace the cold, there’s plenty of fun to be had throughout the season. Here are 15 outdoor winter activities to pull you out of hibernation. Duluth’s Bentleyville Tour of Lights November 21 – December 27 An impressive light display with more than 3.5 million lights across 20 acres. St. Paul Winter Carnival January 28 – February 7 Holidazzle Village November … Continue reading 15 Outdoor Winter Activities in Minnesota

Real Estate Myth: Winter is a Bad Time to Sell Your Home

Oftentimes Minnesotans will tell us that they want to wait until spring to sell their home because winter is a bad time to put their house on the market. After working in real estate over the past 5 winters, Team Lucky Duck can dispel that myth. In fact, there are many perks to selling real estate during the off season. As people start to hibernate … Continue reading Real Estate Myth: Winter is a Bad Time to Sell Your Home

Just Sold – November 2015

Congratulations to our clients that were able to sell real estate in November! We love being able to help you! Congratulations again, to Jake and Amanda who bought their new construction home this month! Congratulations to Pam and Berry who bought a beautiful one-level home overlooking a pond. Enjoy that community pool! If you or anyone you know is looking to buy, sell, or invest … Continue reading Just Sold – November 2015