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First Time Home Buyers

Recognizing a bargain

People, especially first time home buyers like a bargain, yet people don’t always recognize bargains when they see one. A home that is in perfect condition and newly remodeled in the neighborhood with the highest home values might be a

First Time Home Buyers

Did someone die in your home?

The older a home is the more likely it is that someone died in the home. I know my mother in law died at home as did my next door neighbor. I would never ask one of my clients if

First Time Home Buyers

How to save a little money

I usually reserve these bits of wisdom for my children and my nieces but there are some fairly easy ways to save money. One way is to keep an older car instead of buying a news one. Cars are very

First Time Home Buyers

If it is open they will come

It isn’t true that if it is open they will come. Having open houses in homes that are for sale works very well in some neighborhoods and not so well in others. There are 83 open houses in St. Paul

First Time Home Buyers

Taking pictures inside someone else’s home

Most of the homes that are for sale can be found on the internet with pictures of the inside. More and more often when I take buyers to see homes for sale they want to take pictures of the inside

First Time Home Buyers

Questions home buyers ask

The internet and my wonderful phone make it easy for people to contact me and ask questions. I like to answer questions but I can’t answer them all. Some of the questions are so vague that I have to ask questions


Teresa Boardman
Realtor®, MN,
Licensed Broker
Boardman Realty

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