Edina Realty Veterans to REALTORS® Program Now Includes Spouses
Program Helps Vets and their Spouses Launch a Career in Real Estate
Edina, Minn. – Nov. 5, 2013 – Edina Realty’s Veterans to REALTORS® Program, which helps veterans find careers after serving their country, is expanding to include spouses of veterans.
Edina Realty Maple Grove Office Moves to a New Location
Office Holds Open House on Tues., Nov. 12, 3 to 6 p.m.
Edina, Minn. – Nov. 1, 2013 – After more than 20 years in the same location, the Edina Realty office in Maple Grove has just moved to a new office space: Suite 200 in the Maple Grove Executive Plaza Building, located at 7767 Elm Creek Blvd. in Maple Grove.
Edina Realty Offices No Longer Serve as Drop-off Sites for Clothing
Edina, Minn. – Oct. 29, 2013 – Beginning Nov. 15, 2013, Edina Realty offices will no longer serve as clothing donation drop-off sites.
Edina Realty Reports Upper Bracket Home Sales are Up Nearly 30 Percent
Higher End Home Sales Reflect the Overall Housing Market
Edina, Minn. – Oct. 1, 2013 – Overall, home sales have been up considerably in all price brackets, but sales of upper price bracket properties – homes valued at $500,000 and above – are up nearly 30 percent.
Edina Realty Reports Mobile App Visits Are Up Over 200 Percent
Increased traffic implies pent-up demand among buyers and sellers
Edina, Minn. – Aug. 8, 2013 – After launching updated free property search applications for iPad, iPhone and Android users in the last several months, Edina Realty reports mobile app visits are up over 200 percent from last year.
Edina Realty Promotes its Berkshire Hathaway affiliation
Edina Realty adds Berkshire Hathaway to its logo
Edina, Minn. – June 24, 2013 – Edina Realty just announced that it will begin promoting its affiliation with Berkshire Hathaway by adding the Berkshire Hathaway brand to its logo. The new tagline, "a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate," will appear on Edina Realty's signage, business cards, website and other marketing materials over the coming months.
Edina Realty 50th and France Office Moves to a New Location
New office boasts high-tech, high-touch capabilities
Edina, Minn. – June 7, 2013 – After more than 30 years in the same location, the Edina Realty office at 50th and France has moved to a new space. The new office, home to 107 Edina Realty agents, is now located at 4999 France Ave. S., above Anthropologie and Caribou Coffee. It offers convenient, off-street parking.
Edina Realty Releases Enhanced Mobile Property Search Apps
New app now available for iPad, iPhone and Android users
Edina, Minn. – May 30, 2013 – Edina Realty has launched a free new property search application for iPad, iPhone and Android users. The new mobile app enables iPad, iPhone and Android users to see larger color photos and complete listing details on virtually every home and property for sale in the Twin Cities metro area as well as Minnesota and western Wisconsin.
Edina Realty Releases Enhanced Mobile Property Search App
Special release to trade publications | New app is uniquely designed for each of Edina Realty's 2,100 agents.
Edina, Minn. – May 30, 2013 – Edina Realty has launched a free new property search application for iPad, iPhone and Android users with unique branding for each of its 2,100 agents. Every Edina Realty REALTOR® now has their own branded app and can invite clients via e-mail, text, or QR code to download the mobile app directly.
Your lakeshore home is calling
Vacation Home Sales Are Expected to Rise Again This Spring
Edina, Minn. – May 22, 2013 – Spring has finally sprung, and that means that many people will begin hunting for a waterfront property to enjoy this summer. But like the rest of the housing market, competition can be fierce with the inventory of waterfront properties down, prices rising, and homes selling quickly.
Edina Realty Shares Practical Reasons for Buying and Selling This Spring
Nationwide Open House on April 20 and 21 is a great time to survey the competition.
Edina, Minn. – April 17, 2013 – Edina Realty has a message for sellers who have been sitting on the sidelines: "Take advantage of the spring market," advised Barb Jandric, president of Edina Realty.
Edina Realty Advises Home Buyers and Sellers in Multiple Offer Situations
Multiple offers are not at all unusual in the 2013 spring housing market
Edina, Minn. – March 27, 2013 – The low inventory of homes for sale this spring has created fierce competition between buyers who can end up in multiple-offer situations for well-priced homes in desirable neighborhoods. Edina Realty offers advice for both homebuyers and sellers in these multiple offer situations.
Edina Realty Joins Minnesota FoodShare Campaign To Stock State's Food Shelves
Edina, Minn. – February 28, 2013 – Edina Realty is helping raise awareness for hunger issues and collecting food and other donations for the state's food shelves by participating in Minnesota March FoodShare Campaign, the largest food drive in the state.
Edina Realty Launches 2013 Ad Campaign
This year's ad campaign was created by a new ad agency, Preston Kelly, and features a new tagline, "The edge you need."
Edina, Minn. – February 27, 2013 – Edina Realty has just launched its 2013 ad campaign with billboards and online advertising. This year's ad campaign, created by the advertising agency Preston Kelly, introduces a new tagline, "The edge you need."
Spring Housing Market Already Heating Up
Several conditions coincide to make it a perfect market for selling a home in Minnesota.
Edina, Minn. – February 14, 2013 – The 2013 spring housing market is here and it's already heating up, according to Edina Realty real estate experts.
Edina Realty Maintains Its Lead During the 2012 Market Recovery
Whether it was a buyer's market, a seller's market or a balanced market, Edina Realty has been the leader for 13 years running.
Edina, Minn. – January 16, 2013 – Edina Realty maintained its leadership position during 2012, a year that was marked by strong housing demand, higher prices and decreased supply.
Kevin Sperle Named "Emmy" Award Winner
Edina, Minn. – Jan. 16, 2013 – Kevin Sperle, a licensed REALTOR with the 6800 France Ave. office of Edina Realty, was honored with an "Emmy" award on Wed., Jan. 16 at Edina Realty's annual Expo event.
Rachel Shold VanDenBoom Named "Emmy" Award Winner
Edina, Minn. – Jan. 16, 2013 – Rachel Shold VanDenBoom, sales manager of Edina Realty's Northfield, Faribault and New Prague offices, was honored with an "Emmy" award on Wed., Jan. 16 at Edina Realty's annual Expo event.
Edina Realty Releases New iPad app
Special release to Inman News | New app garners high user ratings, makes it easy for users to browse homes for sale from their iPads.
Edina, Minn. – January 15, 2013 – Edina Realty released a new iPad application developed by Mobile Realty Apps that features an improved design, enhanced map search and larger, high-resolution photos with custom navigation not seen in other real estate apps.
Edina Realty Hosts Fall Open House "Extravaganzas"
Housing prices are rising and inventory is down, leading buyers thirsty for listings.
Edina, Minn. – Sept. 6, 2012 – Edina Realty is holding a fall "Open House Extravaganza" on Sundays, Sept. 9 and 23 when hundreds of homes will be held open for people in any stage of house hunting or buying.
Edina Realty Says Twin Cities Waterfront Properties are in High Demand
Visitors to edinarealty.com can now search by lake name and more.
Edina, Minn. – June 28, 2012 – If the 13-county Twin Cities metro housing market is heating up, the waterfront market is already hot. So far this year, home sales are up 24 percent, while sales of waterfront properties – properties located on or with views of lakes, rivers and ponds, are up a whopping 118 percent over the same period last year.
Edina Realty Says Greater Minnesota and Western Wisconsin Waterfront Properties are in High Demand
Visitors to edinarealty.com can now search by lake name and more.
Edina, Minn. – June 28, 2012 – If the housing market is heating up, the waterfront market is already hot. So far this year, home sales in Minnesota and western Wisconsin are up 19 percent, while sales of waterfront properties – properties located on or with views of lakes, rivers and ponds, are up a whopping 121 percent over last year.
Edina Realty Says Goodbye to Non-Broker-Controlled Websites
The company cites data inaccuracy, consumer privacy and representation by out-of-area agents as key concerns.
Edina, Minn. – May 22, 2012 –Edina Realty announced today that it will no longer send its property listings to Realtor.com. However, due to technical issues, the company advises that it could take 10 days or more for its entire listings database to disappear from Realtor.com. Last November, Edina Realty also made a strategic move to stop sending its real estate listings to Trulia.com, a non-broker-controlled real estate aggregator.
Your Home is in High Demand, say Edina Realty Experts
With the lowest housing inventory in eight years, multiple offers are becoming the norm.
Edina, Minn. – May 2, 2012 – Your home is in high demand and may be worth more than you think, say Edina Realty experts. It's a simple case of supply and demand: the housing inventory is the lowest we've seen since 2004, according to the Minneapolis Area Association of REALTORS® (MAAR). As a result, there's a high demand for any traditional homes that come onto the market.
April 2012 Market Update
If you're a buyer in this market, you've probably experienced its competitive nature first-hand, especially if you're shopping for good quality, non-foreclosed homes. Multiple offer situations are becoming the norm among top properties, and buyers who don't put forth their highest and best offers are finding themselves on the short end of the dream home stick.
Edina Realty Experts Say It's a Good Time to Sell a Home
Spring 2012 housing market may be the best we've seen in eight years.
Edina, Minn. – March 27, 2012 – This spring may be the best time in eight years to sell a home, according to Edina Realty experts. Edina Realty is holding an Open House Extravaganza this Sunday, April 1, when both interested homebuyers and potential home sellers can peruse hundreds of homes for sale.
Edina Realty Hosts Spring Open House Extravaganzas
Edina, Minn. – March 8, 2012 – The 2012 spring housing market is predicted to be the best we've seen in the past six or more years. Edina Realty will be holding several Open House Extravaganzas when hundreds of homes are held open for spring home buyers and shoppers.
Edina Realty Forecasts Rosy Spring Housing Market
Edina, Minn. – Feb. 15, 2012 – Edina Realty experts are painting a rosy picture of the spring real estate market, predicting it will be the best market we've seen in the past six or more years. The company will hold its first of several Open House Extravaganzas this Sunday, Feb. 19, taking advantage of what appears to be an early spring market.
David Forsythe Named "Emmy" Award Winner
Edina, Minn.—January 20, 2012 – David Forsythe, a licensed REALTOR® who has been with Edina Realty office since 1992, was honored with an "Emmy" award on Wed., Jan. 18 at Edina Realty's annual "Expo" event.
Edina Realty Shakopee Office Hosts Public Open House
Edina, Minn. – Jan. 20, 2012 – Edina Realty's Shakopee office is hosting a public open house on Thurs., Jan. 26, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Edina Realty moved to its new location at 4121 Dean Lakes Blvd., Shakopee at the end of November. Nearly 30 Edina Realty agents are serving homebuyers and sellers in the surrounding areas.
Edina Realty Leads Market Again
Edina Realty Marks 12th Consecutive Year of Market Leadership
Edina, Minn.—January 18, 2012 – Edina Realty again widened the gap between itself and its competitors in both traditional and lender-mediated home sales during 2011. For the 12th year in a row, Edina Realty maintained its leadership position with 21.5 percent market share, beating its nearest competitor by nine percentage points. The company also led the market in traditional home sales, with 25.9 percent market share, and lender-mediated sales, with 16.1 percent market share.