I ventured into real estate with the guidance of my sister who encouraged me to follow my dream of working with people and helping them along in their house-buying and selling journey.

Not only am I a real estate agent, but I’m also a real estate investor. I have invested in properties around the Twin Cities and plan to continue on this very rewarding path. One of my favorite things to do is help local investors purchase their first or next investment properties.

When it comes to real estate, I love the ever changing markets, buyers, and sellers. It’s a different day everyday! New clients, new friends, new projects—it’s all so exciting!

I am in love with Minneapolis and all that it has to offer in its unique way. It’s one of my favorite places to realtor. I’ve ventured as far south as Lebanon Hills and as far north as Andover, so no place is too far for me! I even find it fun to help clients house hunt in the suburbs.

My favorite kind of house is an ugly, run down, old, funky fixer upper. Something covered in dust, just waiting to be shined and ReLoved!

If I could live anywhere in the world it would be on a private lake (ocean waves freak me out), in a custom built (by me) two story house covered in windows and surrounded by woodlands. My next door neighbor would be my 85 year old Grandma, her house would be connected to mine through an underground tunnel. The rest of my family would also live on this gorgeous lake, my parents, siblings, aunts, uncles, cousins nieces and nephews. All in custom homes designed and built by me!

People are often surprised to find out that I own a side hustle called Re-Loved that “re-loves” people’s discarded things and turns them into treasures. I love flipping properties with my family and making new friends along the way!

When I am not realtoring, you can find me house hacking my own place, renovating my flips or building something out of nothing in my at home DIY shop in my garage!

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Sadly many first time homebuyers have a less-than-stellar experience, so we put together this guide to help you understand all of the moving parts.

Selling

Selling your house can be one of the most stressful things, but it doesn’t have to be. Luckily, we’ve got this thing figured out! When you know what to expect, it is easier to make plans.

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