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The Property Geeks Introduce…

THE BONUS ROOM We've been keeping a little secret over here at Geek Central and it's time we shared it with all of you! There's a new neighbor moving in next door to our office in downtown Lakeville. The Bonus Room is approximately one-thousand square feet of versatile...

9 Ways Home Flipping Shows Mislead Viewers

We all know the premise of home-flipping shows: An investor buys a veritable dump and then, with the help of a team of ready-and-willing contractors and landscapers, transforms it into the best-looking home on the block. Next, that intrepid buyer turns around and sells it...

Contract

Geek Speak: Home Warranties

What's the scoop with home warranties? Are they important? Do I need one? Unlike a manufacturer's warranty that covers an appliance for a certain amount of time, or a homeowner's insurance policy that protects a home against catastrophic damages, a home warranty provides coverage for day-to-day...

Soup

Theresa’s New Tradition – Zuppa Toscana Soup

Property Geek Theresa has a new favorite recipe -- perfect for the cold December days and long winter nights ahead of us in Minnesota.  Her daughter, Lauren, originally made it in her Culinary Arts class but they've adapted it a bit and it's become a...