The best Minneapolis-St. Paul real estate blogs
Most experts agree that the Minneapolis/St. Paul real estate market was a seller’s market up until early 2020. That means home prices are climbing and things are getting more competitive. And with the onset of summer, this trend may or may not continue.
Families often wait until summer to buy or sell their homes, meaning that the next few months will be busy ones. If you’re planning to buy or sell this year or you just want to keep up with what’s going on in your community, we’ve put together a list of some of the most interesting and helpful real estate blogs for Minneapolis.
City Lakes Real Estate Blog
Ross Kaplan is an award-winning Minneapolis real estate agent with more than a dozen years of experience. He’s also a prolific poster who offers helpful advice to both buyers and sellers. If you need to understand the many acronyms in real estate listings or want to know what you’ll get for your budget in various neighborhoods, you’ll find these and much more.
St. Paul Real Estate Blog
Teresa Boardman is a St. Paul native and she’s been blogging about local real estate since 2005. Her articles cover a wide gamut, from architectural styles and history around the city, to home decorating tips and discussions of community decisions affecting local property owners. Throw in practical information about home sales and you’ve got a great mix of the entertaining and the informative.
Homes MSP Blog
This eclectic blog can help homeowners with everything from financing options to DIY home repair tips, and even recipes for dinner! Throw in an interesting mix of practical pieces about the Minneapolis housing market and local neighborhoods and you’ve got the gist of the Homes MSP Blog. Even if you’re not in the market to buy or sell a house, you’ll find the weekly segment on home maintenance incredibly useful.
West Metro Minnesota Real Estate Blog
Zachary Adams and his team are based in the West Metro Twin Cities area but his posts really cover general real estate knowledge. You’ll find tips for boosting your home’s sales appeal, lists of unique local properties, and tips for choosing a buyer’s agent.
Kris Lindahl Real Estate Blog
Minnesota native Kris Lindahl and his team cover practical topics, such as cost of living statistics and new construction in the Twin Cities area. They also cover staging tips, community event listings, and even local brewery reviews.
Minneapolis Area Realtors® Blog
This blog is unique on the list because it’s created by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors® instead of a specific agent or team. If you’re shopping for a home you’ll find this site extremely useful because most of the articles highlight specific neighborhoods. You’ll find pricing and supply statistics that can help you narrow down your search.
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*Updated June 2020.