Tag Archives: Liz Johnson ReMax

Buyer Interest Is Growing among Younger Generations

The demand for homes this year is extraordinary as record-breaking numbers of hopeful buyers continue to shop for homes. In a normal year, the peak homebuying season comes to a close by early fall. However, 2020 is anything but a normal year, and the housing market is no exception. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist for the National Association of…

Is Now a Good Time to Move?

How long have you lived in your current home? If it’s been a while, you may be thinking about moving. According to the latest Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers by the National Association of Realtors (NAR), in 2019, homeowners were living in their homes for an average of 10 years. That’s a long time to be in one…

Three of the Latest Reports Show Housing Market Is Strong

The residential real estate market is remaining resilient as the country still struggles to beat the COVID-19 pandemic. Three separate reports recently revealed how the housing market is still showing growth. Here’s a look at each one. 1. Ivy Zelman’s Real Estate Broker Survey The survey explains that purchaser demand remains strong: “This month’s overall homebuyer…

A Historic Rebound for the Housing Market

Pending Home Sales increased by 44.3% in May, registering the highest month-over-month gain in the index since the National Association of Realtors (NAR) started tracking this metric in January 2001. So, what exactly are pending home sales, and why is this rebound so important? According to NAR, the Pending Home Sales Index (PHS) is: “A leading indicator of housing activity,…

July 4th 2020

This is a year like no other, that’s for sure. How we commemorate Independence Day, and even what we commemorate, might be different for all of us. Placing a flag in our yard might symbolize lost loved ones that fought for the freedom we enjoy or maybe a flag this year means we have come…

The #1 Reason to List Your House Right Now

The success of the U.S. residential real estate market, like any other market, is determined by supply and demand. This means we need to look at how many potential purchasers are in the market versus the number of houses that are available to buy. With early 2020 housing data now rolling in, it’s quite evident…

395 Eldrige Ave W Roseville MN 55113

3 Bedroom ~ 1 Bath ~ 2.5  Car Detached Garage PLUS 1additional tuck-under What a perfect central location!  Enjoy a 10 min commute to Downtown St. Paul or Minneapolis and a LOVELY large private FULLY FENCED backyard with a porch to enjoy the outdoors.  Hardwood floors throughout the main level and granite countertops in the…

8478 Portage Lane E Shakopee MN 55379

5 Bedroom ~ 4 Bath ~ 3 Car Attached Garage GLACIER ESTATES! A gorgeous vaulted 2 story entry with open staircase welcomes you to this spacious home.  So much living & entertaining space with 2 living areas on the main level and a large finished great room in the lower level.  A spacious kitchen with…

1147 Dodd Road, Mendota Heights 55118

2 Bedroom – 1 Bath – 1 Car Detached Garage – Large Lot at 266 x 120 (nearly double the size of the lots surrounding it) OPPORTUNITY TO BUILD IN MENDOTA HEIGHTS! Up the street from Somerset Country Club Golf Course, this land in Mendota Heights has tons of potential for either new construction or…

Top 10 things to look for in a Town Home Association

Buying a town home or condo where all the exterior maintenance is covered by the association fee can be a very attractive option for buyers that don’t have the time and/or energy to worry about mowing the lawn/gardening, etc.  As you take a look at the options available, it is important to make sure the association…