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Fixing up houses

The Minneapolis Saint Paul Home Tour is this weekend.  A great opportunity to see home renovations.  I plan to visit a couple homes on 4th street on St. Paul’s East side.  They were originally part of the “4th street preservation program”.

Historic Homes

Rehabbed – E 4th Street

Now Then This side-by-side duplex is owned by Saint Paul HRA (housing and redevelopment authority).  The structure is or was part of the 4th street stabilization project.  There were and are several vacant homes in need of repair on this


Historic Preservation

 The crash of the housing market and the great recession have been hard on our historic homes but some are being rehabbed liked this amazing home in the 4th street preservation district on the East side of St. Paul.  Historic

Historic Homes

The beast in the basement

Only in Minnesota do we include photos of the new furnace when we list a home for sale.  The weather has been wonderful these past few days but we know we are living on borrowed time and today is the


481 Laurel Avenue

481 Laurel ave. St. Paul MN More condos on Laurel.  Yesterday I wrote about Riley Row, a beautiful historic row house on Laurel Avenue where the famous writer F. Scott Fitzgerald lived for a year.  The Fitzgerald’s moved around a


Laurel Avenue

Laurel Avenue – Queen Anne This is part of the 400 block of Laurel Avenue East of Dale street. There are many fine old Victorian era homes and many of them are in the Queen Anne style.  Laurel street was


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