Dena Hodnett (Barker and Hedges-Homes of Minnesota Team)

Re/Max Results

2100 Ford Parkway #201

St. Paul , MN 55116

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The Barker Hedges - Homes of Minnesota Real Estate Team. 

In the fast paced world of Real Estate Sales, hiring a dedicated, knowledgeable and professional Real Estate Team is one of the most critical decisions you will make. As professional Real Estate Agents, our primary goal is to provide exceptional customer service to our clients, every day. A vast majority of our business each year is generated through referrals from our past clients, a testament to our emphasis on customer service and the professionalism of our Team. We are proud of the job we do for our clients, and we look forward to showing you how we can help make your Real Estate buying or selling experience remarkable!

Meet our Team! With varying personalities and backgrounds, our Team is the perfect mix of creativity, organization, and professionalism.  

Matt Barker & Brandon Hedges, St Paul RealtorsMatt has an extensive background in marketing and sales, with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse. He provides us with the energy and creativity we need to succeed in this marketplace.  Brandon is also a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – LaCrosse. He also obtained his Juris Doctor (Doctor of Law) from the Hamline University School of Law. His legal background and sales experience are qualities that are essential to our Team.  Dena Hodnett- Licensed with Results Support Services Licensed in 2002, Dena utilizes years of experience, a passion for ethics and a desire to exceed the expectations with her clients. She serves our Team in the dual roles of Listing Coordinator and Buyer's Agent. As a Buyer's Agent, Dena demonstrates her expertise in market knowledge, home purchasing strategies, and coordinating all post-offer details. Her enthusiastic personality, respect for your time and genuine passion for Real Estate will create an exceptional experience out of finding your perfect home.As a Listing Coordinator, Dena brings her marketing expertise to the organization of activities for our seller clients. From picture taking to tracking down feedback on showings, Dena is dedicated to providing excellent customer service and strives to make your home selling experience enjoyable and structured.   Eve Elton As Transaction Coordinator, Eve is both our office manager and the organizational lifeline for the Barker & Hedges team. She has over 10 years of experience in the real estate industry as both an office administrator and team coordinator. Her mission is to make a complicated process seem easy. She will organize your title work, inspection, loan approval, appraisal, city inspection, utility changes and closing. Whether you're buying or selling a home, Eve will be your personal contact to guide you through the process!  

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With so many great deals in the current real estate market, it can take time to zero in on the home or property that suits you best. Browsing the listings for months is one way search out the deals, but weighing the investment potential of each property can be difficult, and many homes for sale are never listed publicly. To speed up the buying process and make sure no stone is left unturned in the search for your future home, consider working with a team of top Realtors. We've developed a Buyer's Agent service that covers every step of buying a home, from arranging financing to the day you get the keys. We'll manage the details, so that you can enter the market with confidence.

Five Reasons to buy your home with a Realtor®

Get access to all the listings. Know all the facts on properties you're interested in. Negotiate with the help of a real estate professional. Finance your home faster. Make a solid investment that pays off down the road.

New homes for sale hit the market daily. As your Realtors, we'll be in regular contact with sellers and other real estate agents to ensure you see all the newest listings right away, whether or not they're made public. Often, our clients can put in offers with little or no competition and walk away with an impressive deal on the property of their choice. We'll also make sure you see only the properties that meet your needs and investment preferences, so that you don't spend time on listings that aren't of interest. As you compare the best deals, we'll provide you with important information about the home, its neighborhood, zoning issues, utilities, and nearby plans for development.

Many real estate transactions include an extensive negotiating process, and as your Buyer's Agency it will be our job to represent you in this, and get the best deal possible. We'll also attend property inspections, make sure all agreed-on repair work is carried out, and handle paperwork related to the sale. We can also help set up the financing for your invesment, and work directly with a broker to provide you with a seamless service package.

Working with a top real estate team on your next home purchase will save you time, and add professional assurance to every step of the process. With the guarantee of a solid investment, the decision could also make you more wealthy when it's time to sell. To get in touch with our team today, please call 651-256-7380, email or visit our website at