Josh Sprague

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16 Aug 2017

What You Might Not Know About Relocation

The Twin Cities has always been a great place to raise families, do business, and learn. A significant portion of our business is working with transferees. Many come through our Sotheby’s International Realty network, while others come directly through our client relationships. What we offer these transferees is granular knowledge of the Twin Cities housing markets, and a seamless, world-class buying experience. Here are some of the scenarios where finding the right relocation expert matters.

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11 Jul 2017

Luxury Home of the Week: Muir Beach, California

There's a reason why hundreds of songs have been written about California, and more specifically, the California coast. Nothing strikes at the heart of awe greater than the sky blue waters, panoramic vistas, golden beaches, and craggy shores of the over 840 miles of California coastline. This week, we pay homage to the California coastline with this beautiful Sotheby's listing in Muir Beach, California.

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09 Jun 2017

Top Minnesota Luxury Homes & Estates Sold

2017 has already proven to be a record-breaking year for luxury homes and estates. In Minnesota, we've already had 231 closed sales of $1M+ luxury homes, a 30% increase over last year at this same time! What is even more impressive is the growth in ultra luxury home sales over $2,000,000. Let's take a look at the top 5 Minnesota luxury homes and estates sold this year.

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22 Apr 2017

Annual Cost vs Value Report

One of the most common questions I get from clients is: what can I do to improve the value of my home? The first three things on my list would be to eliminate obvious defects, enhance your curb appeal, and complete minor cosmetics. Then the question is, what major project comes next?

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27 Feb 2017

Minnesota Spring Home Selling Tips

Selling a Minnesota home in the spring time takes the right expertise and advice, in order to maximize the sales price for the home. Generally, Minnesota sales peak in June, making the first few months of the year integral to preparing a home for sale effectively. Here are our top tips for maximizing equity when selling in the spring market.

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25 Feb 2017

2017 Spring Parade of Homes

One of the greatest times of the year for home lovers happens in early March, as we transition into the annual Spring Parade of Homes Tour, which runs from Saturday, March 4, to Sunday April 2, 2017. What is great about the Spring Parade of Homes is you get a first-hand look at the latest in design trends, architecture, and interiors. This year, we are representing a beautiful new home in the Normandale Park Neighborhood that is beautiful, sustainable, and an amazing value for new construction in Edina.

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10 Feb 2017

Luxury Home of the Week: Aspen, Colorado

Award-winning author Margaret Atwood once said, “the Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them; there ought to be as many for love.” All over the world we are drawn to snowy peaks for our love of reflection, recreation and escape – in search for the freshest powder and access to renowned mountains. Our Sotheby's International Luxury Home of the Week comes from Aspen, Colorado.

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09 Jan 2017

The Glamorous Life: 3248 Dupont

Nothing excites me more than a turn-of-the-century Minneapolis lakes area home. The woodwork. The leaded glass windows. The tall, carved doors. The glass knobs. The front porch. There is a certain timeless elegance to be found in these great homes in Calhoun-Isles neighborhoods. What makes 3248 Dupont so exceptional is it has all of the old world charm, combined with the very best in modern amenities.

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