2017 Real Estate Market Update

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Well, if you’ve been waiting the last few years for the best time to buy a home – you’ve already missed it!  And I’m willing to bet that if you are looking for the best time to sell, you will look back a year from now wishing you hadn’t waited. There are two components that affect a monthly mortgage payment …

Woodbury Luxury Home Sales

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Luxury home sales in Woodbury fell drastically in 2016 compared to 2015.  There were only 15 closed transactions in Woodbury over $700,000 in 2016 versus 30 closed sales the previous year.  Now more than ever you need to be working with a professional that has a proven track record in the upper-bracket!

Wade Hanson Launches Luxury Real Estate Book

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Realtors share the inside scoop on buying and selling high-end real estate Woodbury, Minn. (Jan. 21, 2015) – Wade Hanson of RE/MAX Results has collaborated with 18 other top producing real estate agents across the country on a new book titled, Luxury Home Selling Mastery, which details the ins and outs of selling million dollar homes.  The 214-page book, set …

Wade Sells More Luxury Homes in Woodbury Than Any Other Realtor

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The luxury market in Woodbury has picked up the last 12 months and I expect this trend to continue.  If you are considering selling your home in 2014, there are some important facts to consider before selecting an agent to represent you. First, there have only been 9 sales in Woodbury over $750,000 the last 12 months – Wade Hanson …

Preparing Your Home To Sell

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Woodbury’s housing market is experiencing extremely low inventory, demand is soaring and sellers may think that their home will move in mere minutes and at an inflated price. These dreams of big prices and warp speed sales can end up becoming a major disappointment for sellers if you aren’t willing to follow a few simple steps prior to putting your …

Woodbury Neighborhood Statistics 2013 Compared to 2012

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How does 2013 compare to 2012 and what neighborhoods have seen the most activity? Stonemill Farms outperformed all other neighborhoods when it comes to the number of homes sold.  This is mostly due to the number of new construction homes that were sold in 2013. While Stonemill experienced solid appreciation in 2013, Wedgewood continues to see the greatest appreciation year …

Should I List My Home For Sale During The Holidays?

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With the holidays approaching, sellers often wonder if they should keep their properties on the market or take them off. Or if they haven’t listed their homes yet, should they wait until after the first of the year? Maybe hold off until spring? There tends to be less inventory around the holidays, so in my opinion it’s a good time …

What Happened to Woodbury’s Luxury Market in 2013?

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The average housing market is up dramatically in Woodbury compared to 2012 however; the luxury market has remained about the same year over year.  In 2013 we experienced a solid number of homeowners taking advantage of low interest rates and the buyer demand for the home they would need to sell to move up to their dream home. Here are …

What Will The New Year Bring to Woodbury’s Housing Market?

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Home prices in Woodbury will rise in 2014 but at a slower, more steady pace compared to 2013. In 2013, a sense of urgency drove traditional buyers hoping to take advantage of still-affordable home prices and historically low mortgage rates. Buyers found selection limited and were often forced into bidding wars with investors and other buyers who paid cash. Sellers …

Woodbury Housing Statistics Last 5 Years

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If you were waiting for the Woodbury housing market to “hit bottom”, you’ve waited too long.  The housing market has officially reached (and exceeded) pre-recession numbers in Woodbury and while next year will not explode like 2013 did, I do expect 2014 to remain strong. Here are the numbers: 2008 = 936 homes sold, 78 days on market, average price of …