Will IRS Tax Season Date Change Impact Home Buyers?

The IRS announced tax season will start on Friday, February 12, 2021. Mike Ouverson with Leader One Financial Group explains how this new deadline affects home loans and what you need to know before filing your 2020 tax returns. Click Here to Watch

Which Real Estate Agent Is The Right Fit For Your Needs?

Buying or selling a home is one of the most significant investments you will make in life. Choosing the right real estate agent to advocate for you in the home buying or selling process is an important decision. Because it’s not just about finding someone who knows the area, an all-star agent will help you […]

What Does ‘Sale Pending’ Mean In Real Estate?

It’s a home buyer’s worst nightmare. You’re driving by your dream home you’ve been eyeing for some time. Only now, there’s a big red sign on the yard sign that reads “Pending” or “Sale Pending” underneath it. You feel heartbroken, angry and…confused? It’s true. Real estate terminology really is a language of its own. However, […]

Twin Cities Real Estate: Why Now Might Be The Perfect Time To Sell Your Home

In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic upended the spring home-buying season, driving buyer interest into the usually slower fall and winter months. But in 2021, the housing market has found its footing and is experiencing a hot spring market due to low-interest rates, limited inventory, and surging demand for housing thanks to economic stimulus and the […]

Top Three Reasons Spring 2021 Is The Best Time To Sell

Spring is a busy time of year for the real estate market! Warm weather and the end of the school year brings out droves of eager buyers ready to place an offer on their dream home and move in before the start of a new school year. While the upcoming spring market is shaping up […]

Top 5 Winter Outdoor Activities In The Twin Cities

2020 has been anything but normal. With the coronavirus still raging throughout the country, Twin Cities residents are trying to figure out ways to safely enjoy the winter season. Don’t worry, we’ve put together our top picks for socially distance friendly outdoor activities the whole family can enjoy. So bundle up, head outside and get […]

Three Things to Consider When Choosing a Real Estate Agent

When you’re searching for a new home or preparing to sell your existing property, it is important that you work with a real estate professional. While you can try to buy or sell a home on your own, doing so can be incredibly challenging. An experienced realtor will be able to help you navigate the […]

Manufacturing and Hospitality Industries Start to Show Signs of Recovery

Article provided by Mike Ouverson, Leader One Financial COVID-19 dealt a harsh blow to the global economy and wreaked havoc on Americans across the country. While many Americans are still struggling to pull themselves from the void the virus created, experts posit the worst is behind us and the job market is showing signs of […]

How to Succeed in a Seller’s Market

Article provided by Keena Maher of Waterstone Mortgage When there are a limited number of houses for sale, it can be challenging to not only help your clients find their dream homes but also get an accepted offer. To help your clients find homes and make your business thrive in a seller’s market, consider the […]