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Relocation makes this Great 1.5 Story Home on half acre lot available! Mother-in-law unit on Lower Level (Living Rm, Kitchen, Bedroom, 3/4 Bath), hardwood floors, updated Kitchen, main floor Family Rm, Fenced Yard, Large Deck, vaulted Dining Rm, much more
Beautiful 4BR, 3BA lookout Rambler on over 1/2 acre lot! Gleaming hardwood flrs, ceramic tile baths, huge LL Family Rm w/wet bar, Living Rm w/fireplace, stunning Kitchen/Dining w/dr to Deck, large private yard w/tree lines on both sides. Great location!
Beautiful Townhome offers an open floor plan, spacious rooms, and a cozy atmosphere. New Ktch SS Applc/Sink/Faucet, huge Loft (makes for great Family Rm/Office), Master Ste w/WIC & walk-thru Whrlpl bath! Pool, Tennis Courts, Many Updates & Move-in Ready!
Remarkable 3BR, 3BA 2-Sty Home! Many updates, hardwood flrs, main flr Family Rm w/frplc, main flr Laundry, Theater Rm on LL, 3-Season Porch, Master Ste w/Whirlpool Bath, new SS appliances, new carpet, new roof, new siding, new HE furnace & AC, much more!
Beautiful one-owner 4BR, 4BA 2-Sty Home on quiet cul-de-sac! 3BR on one lvl, Mannington Laminate Wd Frls in Foyer/KT/formal Dining, main flr Family Rm w/stone frplc, huge LL Rec Rm w/stone frplc, fenced Backyard, large Deck and much more!
Great Townhome just steps to Weaver Lake Park and Trails~ Just minutes to Shopping & Restaurants! 3BR on one level, vaulted Master w/private full Bath, Loft area, open main floor, Living Rm w/cozy fireplace, Dining/Kitchen w/Breakfast Bar, Laninate Flrs.
Although Maple Grove has lead the northwest suburbs for closed sales of new construction homes, they peaked in 2011 and were surpassed by Plymouth in 2013. Brooklyn Park was leading the group at the peak of the housing boom, but dropped below Maple Grove in 2007 and then below Plymouth in 2008, remaining in third… Read More
http:// Closed sales of previously owned, single family homes in Maple Grove are on the rise since they bottomed out in 2011. The current 12 month average is in the Mid-500′s, up from a low of 241 in May of 2011. This is down from the low 700′s we experienced in 2005.
Since I started selling real estate in 1985, I’ve watched the mortgage interest rates drop from the “mid teens” to the “low 3′s” of today. Today’s home buying power is incredible, when you combine the low mortgage rates along with the deflated home prices. NOW is the time to buy before prices and interest… Read More
Multiple offers in a down real estate market do not make sense to inexperienced buyers. When real estate was flying off the shelves in the mid 2000′s we were all accustomed to multiple offers and strong competition for the homes we hoped to purchase. We expected competition, and worked hard on our strategies to beat… Read More
During the mortgage crisis, the US Department of the Treasury purchased approximately 144 billion dollars worth of mortgage backed securities to help stabalize the mortgage markets. Mortgage Backed Security prices dropped 50 basis points this morning on the news that the Treasury Department is going to systematically sell-off it’s holdings of MBS’s purchased in 2008… Read More