Would you rather… My 9 year old Genevieve asks me many “would you rather?” Questions/scenarios daily. Would you rather have a thin coat or a thick coat? Would you rather be young or old your whole life? She has so many things she is thinking about and sharing when we are in the car together,... Continue Reading →
Preparing to buy your first home, like training for a marathon
Last summer my husband Mike trained for and completed his first marathon - Twin Cities. In doing so there were decisions he needed to make every week - when to run, how to cross-train, how to recover and how to stay motivated. I took on the role of #1 fan pre-race and on race-day, which... Continue Reading →
Purchase apps on the rise? Perhaps an early indicator that buyers are coming back, let’s hope!
Purchase Applications Rose for Third Week http://www.realtor.org/rmodaily.nsf/pages/News2010120801?OpenDocument Applications [for mortgages] were up 12 percent compared to the same week a year ago. There have been so many reports about the real estate market being down and anticipation that it will continue to drop. But will it really? Could the bump in purchase apps be an early indicator that the... Continue Reading →