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In Memoriam: Remembering SPAAR Member Bill Tschohl

Longtime SPAAR member Bill Tschohl passed away on July 19, 2021. Bill was a familiar face at SPAAR as well as a constant presence at Southern Twin Cities Association of Realtors® (STCAR) since 1982 well before the merger of the two Associations.
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4 Places To Get Ice Cream On National Ice Cream Day

Here are some of our favorite places to get ice cream on this wonderful day.
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Twin Cities Median Sales Price Hit Milestone $350,000

Buyers faltered for the first time in twelve straight months of increased demand.
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Take The Fair Housing Challenge And Qualify For A Drawing

NAR President Charlie Oppler challenged NAR’s leaders back in February to complete the Fair Housing Challenge by participating in Fairhaven Fair Housing Simulation, watching Bias Override, NAR’s Implicit Bias Training, and completing At Home With Diversity (AHWD).
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SPAAR’s Building Will Fully Open By Mid-August

Like so many other businesses worldwide, SPAAR closed its doors at the start of the pandemic for the safety of members, staff and visitors.
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Realtor® Lou Thao Is Named SPAAR Hero

Lou Thao has been a Realtor® in the Twin Cities for seven years. She became a Realtor® to help growth in her community through both homeownership and investment.
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New Members – June 2021

Welcome, June 2021 new members to the Realtor® family!
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Demand For Homes Continues To Increase, Tightening Market Inventory

According to new data from the Minneapolis Area REALTORS® and the Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS®, buyer activity in May was up 15.7 percent compared to last year, a twelfth-straight increase in month-over-month pending sales. Demand from buyers in the Twin Cities metro continues to out-pace the supply of new listings into the market.
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4 Fun Donut Facts On National Donut Day

Friday, June 4 is National Donut Day! In celebration, here are four fun facts about donuts.
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