Blog Archives
First Time Home Buyers

Questions home buyers have

I can answer many of the questions that home buyers have but not all of them. Here are a few I can’t answer: 1.  How much will this home be worth in five years? 2.  Will this condo association levy

First Time Home Buyers

First time home buyer?

There may be some new mortgage products that only require a 3% downpayment. If you are a first time homebuyer ask your lender. There are almost always special programs available for first time homebuyers. They are ever changing and your

First Time Home Buyers

Car Vs. House

I remember how hard it was to save up for a down payment on a house. We had young children and I had some student loans. We were able to take advantage of a first time home buyer program that

First Time Home Buyers

Home ownership still important

After the crash of the housing market homeownership kind of got a bad rap which makes sense because there were so many people who had negative equity.  As people continue to make mortgage payments and home values go up instead

First Time Home Buyers

Outdoor water needs to be turned off

This tip is  mostly for new homeowners or for people who are new to Minnesota. It is time to turn off the water to the outdoor faucets and disconnect any hoses and put them away. It will be in the

First Time Home Buyers

Open house Etiquette

Open houses are a great opportunity for buyers to just look at houses.  Here are some tips about how to do it right and even though lists should always be in multiples of 2 or 5 I decided to break


Teresa Boardman
Realtor®, MN,
Licensed Broker
Saint Paul Home Realty
Contact Form
Ask the Broker



Photos of St. Paul
Photos of St. Paul

RSS Feed