Minnesota Real Estate & Property Management News

Home Not Selling? Consider Renting it Out!

Home Not Selling?  Consider Renting it Out! If your home isn't selling, you may want to convert it to a rental property.  If you are in a situation where you must sell your home but aren’t able to sell at a price that will pay off your mortgage, you may want to convert your home…
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Benefits of Hiring a Rental Property Manager

  Benefits of Hiring a Rental Property Manager:  If you've owned investment/rental property, and have attempted rental property management on your own, you know what a demanding and time consuming task it can be.  The endless details, unexpected time involvement and potential legal issues can really take a toll on a rental property owner.  Have you…
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Four Bedroom Home For Sale in Coon Rapids, MN ***Pending ~ Sold***

Four Bedroom Home For Sale in Coon Rapids, MN ~ Stellar location ~ In the heart of Coon Rapids. This 4 Bedroom, 2 bath home features a huge corner lot, heated garage, partially fenced yard with gate access to park your RV, boat, trailers, and more. Located in the Anoka Hennepin school district and within…
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Two Bedroom Townhome For Sale in Big Lake, MN *** Pending/Sold***

Two Bedroom Townhome For Sale in Big Lake, MN ~ Welcome home to this 2 bedroom, 3 bath, 2 stall garage, 1300 finished sq ft. Townhome Villa located in the Wrights Crossing Addn. Features: 9 ft ceilings, custom lighting, deck & concrete patio, custom oak cabinets with breakfast bar, ½ bath on main, two spacious…
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Three Bedroom Townhome For Rent ~ Rogers, MN **Under Contract ~ Occupied Rental**

Three Bedroom Townhome For Rent ~ Rogers, MN:  This nice townhome rental property features; fresh paint throughout, two stall attached garage, private patio, open kitchen/dining room with laminate flooring, vaulted ceilings, over sized windows offering an abundance of natural lighting, and gas fireplace.  Upper level features; three bedrooms & laundry room, large master bedroom with…
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Reasons to Rent Out Your Home vs. Selling

  Reasons to Rent Our Your Home vs. Selling:  When your current housing situation requires a change, selling is the most popular option.  But in some cases, converting your home into a rental property makes financial sense. Listed below are three factors to consider as you decide if renting out your home is an option…
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8 Signs it May be Time to Move

  8 Signs it May be Time to Move:  At one time or another, many homeowners reach a point where they find themselves asking, “is now the time to move?” Since moving to a new home can involve a major lifestyle change and some expense, it’s a decision that merits some thought and consideration.  Listed…
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More from Less: The Benefits of Downsizing

Benefits of Downsizing: According to AARP, for the next 17 years, baby boomers will be turning 65 at a rate of about 8,000 a day.  By 65, most people are thinking about downsizing so they can enjoy their newfound freedom.  But just thinking about this daunting task can put a bead of sweat on your brow! …
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Hear What Others Have to Say About Us

Another Happy Home Seller!  "I chose Acuity Group to sell my home in Elk River and I could not have had a more pleasant and professional experience!  With their proactive and personal touch, they guided me through some special and difficult circumstances with ease. Their experience and knowledge was paramount, their ability to negotiate was…
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One Level Townhome For Sale in Otsego, MN ***Pending/Sold***

One Level Townhome For Sale in Otsego, MN: Enjoy one level living with no stairs! Beautiful and spotless townhome with newer carpet and paint throughout! Features; spacious open floor plan, vaulted ceiling in living room & formal dining w/decorative plant ledge above, gas fireplace, whirlpool tub, loads of storage space, 4-season sun room with french…
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4 Bedroom Home For Rent in Buffalo, MN **Under Contract ~ Occupied Rental**

4 Bedroom Home For Rent in Buffalo, MN:  This well maintained rental home has plenty of space for all! Main level features; kitchen with dining area, spacious living room, 2 bedrooms and one 3/4 bathroom. Finished basement features; 2 bedrooms, family room, one 3/4 bathroom and laundry room. Additional features of this home include hardwood…
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3 Bedroom Home For Sale ~ Elk River, MN ***Pending/Sold***

3 Bedroom Home For Sale ~ Elk River, MN: Upgraded 3 bedroom home on a lot with matured trees. The kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, huge windows and flows into the generous sized dining area. From here exit the side door to your maintenance free deck to enjoy the outdoors. Upstairs you find a large…
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4 Bedroom Home For Sale ~ Elk River, MN **Sold**

4 Bedroom Home For Sale ~ Elk River, MN: Updated rambler with 2 bedrooms up, 2 bedrooms down, oversized 2 car detached garage on a great lot. The main floor family room offers tons of windows letting in the natural light. You will love the large dining area, the spacious full bathroom and updated kitchen.…
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Home Seller Tips: Home Inspections 101

Home Seller Tips ~ Home Inspections 101:  So you hired a real estate agent, listed your home for sale, found a buyer, and accepted a purchase agreement in writing.  The sale of your home is almost a done deal, but you still have to make it through the home inspection.  In a typical real estate transaction,…
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How to Avoid a Rental Property Scam

Don't be a Victim of a Rental Property Scam: The rental market is tough enough without having to deal with fake ads and crooks looking to steal your money.  But it happens all the time.  And it's alarmingly easy for these rental scams to rope in even the smartest among us.  Listed below are tips on how to avoid a…
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What Other Landlords Have to Say

Another Happy Landlord:  "I love having a property management company like Acuity Group working for me.  They take the negatives out of having rental properties.  They have found qualified renters with almost 100% occupancy rate for the last four years for me.  They also would get more rental income then I would ever get, thus that…
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Home Buying Tip: How to Select the Best Location

How to Select the Best Location for Your Next Home: Ask any real estate agent to list the three factors that ensure a solid home investment, and you’ll likely hear: “location, location, location.”  Remember, you can’t move a home, so buying a home in the best location is the surest way to guarantee that your…
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Home Buyer Tips in a Hot Sellers’ Market

  Home Buyer Tips in a Hot Sellers' Market: When housing inventory is low, the housing market becomes very competitive and prices tend to rise.  If you plan to buy a home in this environment, you'll need to plan ahead to avoid losing out.  Follow the 5 home buyer tips below, and increase your chances…
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10 Reasons to Hire Acuity Group to Sell Your Home!

Plan to Sell Your Home and Don't Know Where to Start? A recent survey has revealed that the most stressful event in someone’s life is selling your home.  This comes as no surprise due to the pressure involved.  One of the best ways to take the pressure off your shoulders is to hire an experienced…
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Selling Your Home? Price it Right!

Selling Your Home?  Price it Right! In today’s housing market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate agents face. Home sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep…
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Pre-Approval Should Be Your First Step in the Home Buying Process

Pre-Approval Should Be Your First Step in the Home Buying Process: If you are in the market to buy a home, your first step should be scheduling a meeting with a mortgage lender so you can get pre-approved for your loan. In our local housing market, the number of buyers searching for their dream home greatly…
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Zimmerman, Minnesota Home Rental and Property Management News

  Zimmerman, Minnesota Home Rental & Property Management:  Zimmerman, Minnesota and surrounding cities and townships have been a very popular area for tenants seeking residential rental homes.  We currently have many pre-screened tenant prospects that are seeking a single family home or townhome to rent in the Zimmerman, Minnesota area.  The most sought after rental property…
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Reasons Why Your Home Isn’t Selling

  If your home isn't selling, it's time to get to the root of the problem! We are currently experiencing a strong sellers' housing market in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota.  If  you are currently on the market and your home isn't selling within a reasonable amount of time, something could be wrong.  Listed below…
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