Real Estate insights, comments, humor and opinions of Victoria Frieberg, broker for Rush Point Realty LLC. Aspiring photographer, recent empty nester, sometimes irreverent, irrelevant or just plain irritating if you listen to the kids...allowing me to join your real estate journey whether a seasoned pro, or a brand new consumer is a gift..thank you!
RECENT BLOG POSTS
In the past couple of months I have seen my clients using the VA loan program 100% more than in any year in my real estate history. Thats a great statistic, even if it really only means 3 clients! That would be because I have never had a client use their benefit during the days of easier credit...
This would seem to be critical informaton that we are not getting from our local or state board, and will impact our clients from now into the future. How many of us even keep these kind of reports on our own home? I am bad...better log in the new hot water heater now.. Pass this along to ever...
It has been a weird summer in my area of the state. By the fall of 2010, my central Mn. location had received 10 inches above our normal rainfall average. This summer has kept up the rainy trend with our rainfall 25% over normal for this part of Chisago County. Buyers all summer have looked at ...
Ask two experts and get two answers! Some will say that if you see inflationary pressures increasing (such as now), that it is the time to buy your home and pay it back when dollars are 'cheaper'. There has already been a surge of investors, buying up homes for rental income..and finding great te...
I have a great property inspector, he does a bang up job for my clients and I refer him to many other agents. He has the best equipment..and couple that all with ME, present at all inspections..we are a winning team! I know many agents who don't go to the property inspections for their clients,...
The saying that all real estate is local is a truism that survives even the harshest recession. As I update to a new website today, I also listed more lakeshore property, showed two cabins, and made appointments to show even more tomorrow. Life goes on,,, as much as some media outlets would have ...
Yesterday I had a call from an agent requesting to show one of my lovely, higher priced, listings. We had over 24 hour notice for a late morning showing. Mr. Seller responded no, too early! He is retired, and noon is about as early as he likes to move! That was really not a contingency when ...