Claire Bastien, Exclusive Buyer Agent
Claire Bastien

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Beware of Fraud Attempts During your Home Purchase Transaction

by on April 3rd, 2017 Leave a Comment

Recently our company received multiple notifications from Title Companies that there are attempts to highjack funds prior to closing by fraudsters pretending to send emails from the Title Company. ┬áSeveral clients from other vendors have had their closing funds stolen by receiving fraudulent changes to wiring instructions, and have had to come up with the […]


Why are Housing Inventory Levels so Low?

by on April 3rd, 2017 Leave a Comment

An article published on March 20, 2017 by David Arbit gives the following reasons for the current low inventory conditions currently existing in Real Estate; 1) Lack of confidence Sellers have in being able to secure their next property in a highly competitive environment. 2) Sellers are enjoying the current price increases for now, especially […]


Thrifty Buyers help Habitat for Humanity

by on October 27th, 2016 Leave a Comment

The Longfellow neighborhood in SE area of Minneapolis is now home to the newest reusable home goods center called the ReStore. Habitat for Humanity opened this second store as part of their non-profit home improvement outlet program, their original store is located in New Brighton, and both stores are filled with donated items allowing Habitat […]

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