Preparing Your Home To Sell

Wade Blog, Home Improvement, Sellers

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 …

Podcast With Life Coach Ian Scott

Wade Blog, Coaching, Featured, Success Tips, The Apprentice 0 Comments

I recently sat down with life coach and author Ian Scott to discuss my experience on The Apprentice.  We talked about the task I was fired on, my journey getting selected as one of the contestants and I was able to share my principals for success.  It was a great interview! Click the play button below to listen! [audio:http://wadehanson.com/mp3/wade_hanson.mp3]

What to Consider When Buying a Lake Home

Wade Blog, Buyers

Is that time of year again – cabin fever.  Many of you will begin your search for a lake home, lot or cabin with the hopes of using it this summer.  Here are a few things to consider when buying a lake place: Location:  How far are you willing to drive on the weekends to get to the cabin and …

Real Estate Questions Answered

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Real estate is a hot topic right now and I have run into a lot of friends over the last several weeks that have asked some very common questions.  I (like other real estate professionals) have some opinions about the housing market.  You may not agree with me but here they are: Q:  What will the 2011 housing market look …

Luxury Real Estate Professionals?

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I recently attending a meeting with several other “luxury” Realtors around the Twin Cities Metro and it still amazes me how even in the upper bracket home market agents simply want to do a “deal” and make a buck.  First, none of them are doing anything to advertise the homes they have listed and when several of us were asked to …

Luxury Minnesota Real Estate Broker Featured on HousingWatch.com

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Fired ‘Apprentice’ Wins as Real Estate Agent By Sheree R Curry AOL HousingWatch.com Dec 2nd 2010 @ 4:05PM When the first of the two-part finale of “The Apprentice” airs tonight, fired contestant Wade Hanson, a Twin Cities-area real estate agent, will be rooting for Brandy over Clint. “I think Brandy has been the strongest through-and-through,” real estate agent Hanson told …

Luxury Lake Home Buyers and Sellers 2011 Forecast

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Is the worst behind us? Fortunately the luxury market has sustained the recession better than any other segment of the real estate economy.   However, I feel that the worst is yet to come – specifically in the second home market.  My theory is that many second homeowners never should have been in the market.  Most Americans that purchased a second …

Luxury Home Broker

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Are you frustrated with the lack of effort from your agent?  Tired of hearing it’s the market – not me?  So am I! If you are having a hard time selling your luxury home it may be time for a change.  Too many agents’ “marketing plans” involve simply putting your valuable property on the MLS where it sits while they …

You’re Fired! Now What?

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If you need the services of a real estate professional to help you buy or sell a home or if you are looking for a consultant to help you grow your real estate business – call me!