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Ready to Build Your Dream Home in Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Plymouth or Bloomington?

Aside from helping the Twin Cities community to buy and sell existing homes, the Monson & Larson group specializes in helping families through the new home development process. Partnering with Minnesota’s premier custom home builders, Gonyea Homes, we’ll help you … Continue reading

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Home Decorating Ideas On a Budget

DIY projects are the latest trend these days. So why not jump on the band wagon and try some out for yourself? Instead of hurting your bank account and buying brand new home décor, try out these DIY projects we … Continue reading

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Living Small, Tiny Houses

Recently, we have been seeing a new lifestyle in home buying. Something very peculiar but truly amazing: tiny houses. And by tiny houses we mean one-room houses. So what is the fascination with these quaint homes? Aside from being super … Continue reading

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Nifty Small Remodeling Ideas

Alright, so these little remodeling ideas may be a bit outlandish, but who said that was ever a bad thing? We found this great BuzzFeed post called “43 Insanely Cool Remodeling Ideas For Your Home” and we picked out a … Continue reading

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Open House Etiquette

Open houses can be a lot of fun, especially when the house you are looking at is everything you’ve ever wanted and is in your budget. But sometimes, it may take you a handful of open houses before you finally … Continue reading

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2015 Housing Market Predictions

The real estate market of 2014 experienced a respectable acceleration, and improvement is expected in 2015 as well. Realtor.com has released its top 5 predictions for the 2015 real estate market. 1. Mortgage rates will continue to climb – when … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays and a Wonderful New Year

We would like to wish everyone a Happy Holiday and a wonderful New Year from all of us at The Monson and Larson Real Estate Group.

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Is Your Home Winterized Yet?

Winter is here and as many of you know by now, living in Minnesota means snow, ice, and frigid weather. You all should be experts by now on winterizing your home for the snow and ice storms to come, but … Continue reading

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Renting or Buying a Home?

To rent or to buy a house is a pretty big decision, I myself have only ever lived with my parents and a handful of apartments while I was finishing up school so thinking about buying a house is a … Continue reading

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To Flip or Not to Flip

After watching TV program after TV program on HGTV, our confidence level in flipping a house has sky rocketed. Sure, it looks like fun and a nice way to make some extra money, but how easy is it really? We’ve … Continue reading

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