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How to Master Minnesota's Vacation Home Market
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by The CE Shop Team

The Midwest, and Minnesota in particular, has emerged as a popular vacation destination amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s how to make the most of the demand.

What Are Crime-Free Housing Ordinances and How Can I Help?
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by The CE Shop Team

The often discriminatory practice of crime-free housing ordinances is typically counterintuitive and may even violate the Fair Housing Act in MN and beyond.

Powerful MN Women in Real Estate: “Don't Call Us 'Girls’”
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by The CE Shop Team

Prominent women in Minnesota real estate have a few simple requests: Respect our opinions, give us the opportunities we deserve, and don’t call us “girls.”

Minnesota Hopes to Fight Affordable Housing Crisis in 2021
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by The CE Shop Team

Housing affordability has plagued many would-be homeowners across the state for years. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the situation has only grown worse.

2021: What to Expect in the Minnesota Real Estate Market
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by The CE Shop Team

After an unusual 2020, real estate agents are in demand. From falling unemployment rates to rising prices, here’s what Minnesota agents can expect this year.

COVID-19 Can’t Stop the Beloved Holidazzle Celebration
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by The CE Shop Team

Every winter, the Holidazzle event puts locals and visitors alike in the holiday spirit. In the age of COVID-19, this tradition will see some colorful changes.

How Minnesota Serves Up the Most Turkeys in the U.S.
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by The CE Shop Team

Every Thanksgiving, families across the country purchase turkeys born and bred in Minnesota. Here’s how the state became the nation’s number-one breeder.

Wabasha Street Caves Let Visitors Meet the Local Ghosts
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by The CE Shop Team

Minnesota’s Wabasha Street Caves have been used since the 1800s. The caves never escaped their tragic past or the mobster ghosts who still linger there.

4 Expensive Minnesota Homes Kirk Cousins Can Afford
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by The CE Shop Team

Some fans don’t agree on Cousins’ two-year extension, but one thing we can agree on is the homes he can afford are jaw-dropping.

Coronavirus: Which Housing Markets Are Recovering?
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by The CE Shop Team

A recent report indicates that over half of the top-50 cities are seeing above-average recovery numbers. We explain why this is happening as we approach Q4.