From the category archives: Tony Lipa - Minneapolis Real Estate

Northeast Minneapolis

Four New Projects Rising in Northeast Minneapolis

Four new mixed-use developments are currently going up in NE MPLS. Here's what you need to know. 

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Why Won’t My House Sell?

 I consistently see four main issues that can cause a home to sit for too long without hanging a Sold sign out front. 

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Beware Contractor Scams

If you’re looking to hire a contractor to work on your home in the Twin Cities, please read on. It could save you plenty of money, or even your house

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Breweries and Coffee Shops Help Make NE MPLS Home

Much has been said about Northeast Minneapolis’ burgeoning brewery scene. And it’s all true: you’ll find many craft breweries, cideries, and distilleries. Dangerous Man, Indeed Brewing, and 612 Brew were among the pioneers in the craft brew craze, bringing a wide range of creative beers to our already artsy neighborhood. But long before microbrews took over where Grain Belt left off, the neighborhood has housed a wide range of coffee shops. Many of these are little gems that provide a great space to meet neighbors, get some work done, relax, and simply enjoy the artistic environment that NE Minneapolis has become.

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Pocket Listings: Does Your Realtor Look Out For Your Best Interests?

Some real estate agents will try to convince you that you shouldn’t list your time on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). This is bad advice.


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Northeast Minneapolis is Growing, with Good Reason

My love for Northeast Minneapolis runs deep. After all, I still live in the same home my grandmother moved into in 1906. But it’s more than just personal history. It’s the community.

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100 Years of Neighborhood Support

As 2015 draws to a close, I’d like to mention one of my favorite organizations. This past year, East Side Neighborhood Services celebrated its 100th anniversary - quite a feat.

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The Sheridan Room Brightens Up NE

The culinary scene in Northeast Minneapolis continues to impress. Just off the corner of 13th and University, in the old Modern Cafe space, The Sheridan Room is open and serving classic American fare to hungry crowds.

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Hot Market in a Hot Neighborhood

It's been a great month to be in Northeast Minneapolis. For starters, the housing market has remained red hot throughout the Twin Cities, with prices up 2.7% for single-family homes in August compared to a year ago . Not only are prices up, but volume is, too.

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