When buying a house, there are a lot of terms that get thrown around that could have you confused. Of them, the most confusing is when you see that a house is either “pending” or “contingent”. Julie and Daniel Desrochers of Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty explain what all that really means.
Even though it's a sellers market, Daniel and Julie Desrochers of Desrochers Realty Group say here are the reasons why it is not a good idea to list your home for sale by owner
May not be saving as much money as you think
Pricing your home correctly can be challenging
It is hard for a seller to properly prepare their home
Our Support Our Shops series has us in Hudson, Wisconsin. The community is just about 15 minues away from St. Paul on the St. Croix River with almost 14,000 residents. Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty show us some properties that your money can get you in Hudson.
The town of Waconia is located west of the Twin Cities on the shores of Lake Waconia. The lake has 10 miles of shoreline and is the second largest lake in the Twin Cities area. Daniel and Julie Desrochers with Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty show us examples of what your money can buy when looking for a place to live in Waconia.
Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and eXp Realty share their advice on buying a rental property!
Their advice includes getting pre-approved for a mortgage (and get ready to put more down than you might have to for a traditional home), scout the right area and the right property and work with a realtor to get help...
When trying to buy a new house, the advice is usually to sell your current house first. With homes these days being sold almost as soon as they go on the market makes that a bit difficult. Daniel and Julie Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty says you might need to be a little more creative in this type of market.
We are featuring a community and featuring some of the great local places to shop and visit. First stop: The Longfellow Community in Minneapolis. Daniel and Julie Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty show us what you can expect to find if your are looking for a home in the area.
According to various studies, the average homeowner lives in their home for about 13 years. That can make selling it a really big task. Daniel and Julie Desrochers of Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty share some of the things you should focus on to make the most return.
When people have lived in a home...
Back in April of 2016, we welcomed realtors Daniel and Julie Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty to Twin Cities Live. Now you can see them on another show too called, The American Dream.
Watch Julie and Daniel's next episode of The American Dream on December 26th at 5:30 AM on 5 Eyewitness News.
With the price of a home being up right now and rent prices also being up, you might be questioning if its better to buy or rent. Julie and Daniel Desrochers of Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty think that even though it is a sellers market, it may still be a good time to purchase a home.
Some of the “Pro’s” include:
It was a staple of the 70’s and 80’s and the modern idea of a rec room looks even better! Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty fills us in on what homeowners are doing today. From man caves to she sheds, the trend seems to be dedicated spaces for family members.
The COVID-19 pandemic has put in place a lot of changes including the way you guy a home. Things are opening up a bit and extra precautions are put in place. The pandemic has also changed what people are looking for in their new homes. Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty explain what has changed.
According to our real estate experts, listing for homes are down 25% compared to last year. This means less homes to choose from and competition for the same home. Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty have some advice when it comes to making a strong offer and having your offer stand out from the...
It may be surprising but right now is a great time to sell your home. The market is very busy and inventory is low so if you are thinking about selling in the next year right now is a great time. Because of the low inventory and very low interest rates homes are selling very quickly and a lot of the time end up in multiple offers.
There are plenty of things that you can do that will not only help you spruce up your home but will add value too. Julie and Daniel Desrochers of Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty had ideas that you can do yourself.
One note about painting - Julie and Daniel really like Edgecombe Gray by Benjamin Moore as a paint color!
Owning a home can be a real money suck and that’s the last thing we should be worrying about right now. Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty have ways you can actually save money.
Refinance Your Mortgage
Perform Services & Repairs Yourself
Install Smart Home Devices
Normally when buying a home you make an appointment, get in the car, and go tour the property. That method can be a bit tough right now. Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and EXP Realty are offering ways to visit those potential homes without leaving your couch.
How you can virtually look at a house on the...
Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and eXp Realty shared some unconventional ways to find your dream home, from sending letters around a neighborhood to tearing down a home completely to rebuild! For any and all questions about buying, selling or building a home, connect with Julie and Daniel here!
Julie and Daniel Desrochers from Desrochers Realty Group and eXp Realty shared homes for sale in Golden Valley! To connect with them, click here.
1115 Rhode Island Ave N - $375,000
4 bedroom, 3 bath 1.5 story home
1,772 finished square feet
Updated kitchen and bathrooms, new lighting, flooring and fresh...
Twin Cities Live celebrates all things Eden Prairie. Daniel and Julie Desrochers from The Desrocher Realty Group give us examples of the homes you’ll find there in different price ranges.
6285 Sequoia Circle- Price $328,000
3 bedroom, 4 bath townhome
2 car garage
2,790 finished square feet
Located in quiet neighborhood close...