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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Rush Point Realty LLC, Victoria Frieberg, broker
Real Estate insights, comments, humor and opinions of Victoria Frieberg, broker for Rush Point Realty LLC. Aspiring photographer, recent empty nester, sometimes irreverent, irrelevant or just plain irritating if you listen to the kids...allowing me to join your real estate journey whether a seasoned pro, or a brand new consumer is a gift..thank you!
  As a buyers agent, and sometimes a sellers representative, I find myself doing detective work on a homes permit history.  This becomes particularly interesting on foreclosed properties where the lender is not going to divulge any history of the home.  A recent conversation with the Minnesota Ch...
So...if I was thinking about looking at homes in the spring, it is sounding more and more like a rate increase will be occurring this month..some economists are predicting a steady, incremental series of increases. The Federal Reserve Board apparently believes that the jobless rate has improved s...
Next weekend traditions of the fall hunt begin in Minnesota.  Excuse me all bow hunters, but the dual Buck and Doe weekend coincides with rifle season!  I am always amazed at the creativity and homespun items that are displayed and sold by local crafters and artists.  People can support their loc...
Coming into another Minnesota winter, watching the clouds finally break up backlit by the sun that has hidden the entire day..and I decided to look up my friend Theresa Eckholm on AR.  I know Teri stays on top of her blog and her social media with a wonderful rythym that I just cannot seem to ach...
It is a wonderful time of year when all the pundits are coming out with predictions for the 2015 real estate market.  As one of the brighter spots in the economy in 2014, there has been a cautious optimism gaining traction on the outlook for 2015.  The decrease in gas prices has a direct impact o...
Wow..I missed a new twist to our local septic inspection procedures apparently.  I have had several septic inspections performed in the past month in Chisago County..and in prior years had them in Isanti County, MN.  Just called a local inspector to schedule one in Isanti, and he said he had hear...
This Saturday I had a display with one of my favorite lenders at the Cambridge Wedding Spectacular.  It was great seeing all of the families exploring their options as they get ready for a new beginning..and often that will involve purchasing a first home.  But should you wait until marriage to t...
  Even if you prefer to be a spectator, sunny or cloudy days don't matter on the lakes!  Watch  from the deck of your lakehome, or from the heated comfort of the local taverns..the ice provides more real estate to enjoy from  December to ice out!   Motorcycles take to the ice with entire families...
I would guess that most of us are updating our office computers and peripheals more often then we want, but are you making sure during the process to update the protection these highter voltage systems require?   I am upgrading once again and just ran out to purchase a new UPS backup for the new ...
With Medallion hunts, Ice Sculpting demonstrations..Vintage Snowmobile expo and ride, games for the children in the park..A pub crawl (teams only!)  anda 5k for those with a healthier mindset, winter is celebrated from February 11 to the 15th.                                             

Victoria Frieberg

Realtor, Broker, Rush Point Realty LLC
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