John Farris, Realtor

John Farris, Realtor

Sell your home at just 3.5-3.9%! My clients have saved over $175,000 in commission fees, that's cra What will you get for the 3.5-3.9%?
- Me: your full-time agent
- 2.7% to the buyer's agent
- Professional photography
- Strong negotiation skills
- Extremely accurate home pricing
- Top marketing strategies

I will help every step of the way in selling or buying your home.

Operating as usual

08/12/2021

Median sales price is now at $315,000. A 12.5% increase from 12 months ago.

Median sales price is now at $315,000. A 12.5% increase from 12 months ago.

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 06/25/2021

๐Ÿ’ฅBrand new listing and already in multiple offers. This one will be sold by Sunday evening ๐Ÿ‘

239 Park Ave NW, Faribault
$220,0000
Tons of storage, lots of updates, and oversized lot

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 05/29/2021

Final walk through with my buyers today ๐ŸŽ‰. We were able to win one that checked all the boxes in their preferred location.

Itโ€™s a tough market to buy a home but itโ€™s still possible. If youโ€™re contemplating a move I would be more than happy to chat through your options and provide free advice ๐Ÿ˜€

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 05/21/2021

Great condo opportunity in Prior Lake ๐Ÿ˜€
16955 Toronto Avenue SE #314
$135,000
2bed / 2ba
Underground heating; pets and rentals allowed; great location!

05/14/2021

The median home value in the Twin Cities has now passed $300,000!

The median home value in the Twin Cities has now passed $300,000!

04/12/2021

Median sales price is now at $295,000. Up 10% from last year ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

Median sales price is now at $295,000. Up 10% from last year ๐Ÿ˜ฌ

04/07/2021

Congratulations to John Farris, April 2021 Agent of the Month! ๐Ÿฅณ We love seeing John in the office working hard for his clients. He continuously builds a better business and we are happy to be along for that journey!

#toprealtor #mnrealtor

04/07/2021

My client just 1) netted $20k over appraisal value and list price; and 2) knocked off $8,400 in commissions ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ’ฅ๐ŸŽ‰

Give me a call!! I guarantee my listing program works and maximizes your proceeds ๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ฅ

My client just 1) netted $20k over appraisal value and list price; and 2) knocked off $8,400 in commissions ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ’ฅ๐ŸŽ‰

Give me a call!! I guarantee my listing program works and maximizes your proceeds ๐Ÿ’ต๐Ÿ’ฅ

John Farris, Realtor updated their website address. 03/30/2021

John Farris, Realtor updated their website address.

John Farris, Realtor updated their website address.

John Farris, Realtor updated their information in their About section. 03/30/2021

John Farris, Realtor updated their information in their About section.

John Farris, Realtor updated their information in their About section.

[03/29/21]   Home values have shot up. What about monthly home affordability?

2018 median US home value = $249,000
Average 2018 mortgage rate on 30 year fixed = 4.54%
Monthly Payment at 5% down = $1,204 (PI)
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Todayโ€™s median Twin Cities home value = $309,000
Mortgage rate on 30 year fixed = 3.25%
Monthly Payment at 5% down = $1,278

Existing-Home Sales Descend 6.6% in February 03/22/2021

Existing-Home Sales Descend 6.6% in February

Existing-Home Sales Descend 6.6% in February Month-over-month, existing-home sales increased in only one major region in February, but all four U.S. regions recorded year-over-year gains.

03/15/2021

Winning at Multiple Offers #3

House hunting? Skip to 4:30 in this video for a new strategy most buyer's aren't using to compete in multiple offers.

1) Letter to the Seller
2) Loan Officer Call to Listing Agent
3) Paying Over Appraisal Value

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 03/12/2021

๐Ÿ’ฅJust listed!๐Ÿ’ฅ Updated condo right next to Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis. Steps away from Midtown Global Market.

$130,000
1 bed / 1 bath
MLS# 5704536

Awesome location, charming condo, at an incredible price. Perfect opportunity to stop renting and start owning!

Call for a showing!

03/11/2021

Feb market update! We're continuing to see inventory decrease and home values shoot up ๐Ÿš€

Feb market update! We're continuing to see inventory decrease and home values shoot up ๐Ÿš€

03/05/2021

Meet John Farris

If you have any questions about buying or selling a home, give me a call! I would love to talk about the next steps and help you towards your goal.

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 03/04/2021

โ˜€๏ธJust in time for summer!โ˜€๏ธ Updated cabin on Rush Lake! โ›ฑ

Available for showings on 3/5. Get on the schedule now!

$240,000
MLS #5719811
2 bed / 1 bath + den area
New roof, siding, and windows all in 2019

**interior photos coming 3/5

65 Garden Drive For Sale, Burnsville MN Real Estate 02/26/2021

65 Garden Drive For Sale, Burnsville MN Real Estate

Just listed! Beautiful townhome in Burnsville.

$309,000
3 bed, 3 bath, and heated 3 car garage!
2,234 square feet

65 Garden Drive For Sale, Burnsville MN Real Estate Home for Sale at 65 Garden Drive, Burnsville Minnesota. Real estate for Sale. 3 bedrooms, 3 bath.

Downpayments 02/23/2021

Downpayments

Get up to $17,000 in down payment assistance for your new home!

Some lenders are offering grant / credits towards closing costs.

Don't miss out on opportunities to save $$$. Shoot me a message. I would love to help.

Downpayments Downpayment and Closing Cost Loans We are Open for Business! Watch this short messageย from Commissioner Jennifer Ho about Minnesota Housing's ongoing work. Donโ€™t let a downpayment stand in your way of buying a home. When you get a Minnesota Housing mortgage, you can also receive an optional downp...

Existing-Home Sales Tick Up 0.6% in January 02/20/2021

Existing-Home Sales Tick Up 0.6% in January

Existing-Home Sales Tick Up 0.6% in January From a month-over-month perspective, buying activity varied in the major regions. Year-over-year, all four areas recorded double-digit gains in January.

02/18/2021

Winning at Multiple Offers #2: Leverage Your Earnest Money

Winning at Multiple Offers #2: Leverage Your Earnest Money

- Only 20% of buyers do this (what I've seen)
- Be creative
- Make your offer stand out
- Get the home you want ๐Ÿก ๐Ÿ˜‰

Jump to 3:30 if you want my pro tip!

If you're looking for a home in 2021, give me a call! It's going to be another tough market for buyers and I'm eager to help.

02/09/2021

Winning at Multiple Offers #1: The Escalation Clause

Buying a home soon? Be prepared to set your offer apart in multiple offers. Today I'm highlighting something called an escalation clause.

01/29/2021

A cost of renting = not building equity.

If you would prefer to buy a home but there is something in your way: down payment, credit, etc, I would love to chat!

There are some new and good programs for buyers that could help make your dream a reality.

A cost of renting = not building equity.

If you would prefer to buy a home but there is something in your way: down payment, credit, etc, I would love to chat!

There are some new and good programs for buyers that could help make your dream a reality.

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 01/26/2021

Coming Soon! Beautiful like new home. Built in 2017. 3 bed / 3 bath; 1975 square feet. 3 car garage.

Open House on Saturday 1/30 from 1:00-2:30pm! ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿก

$385,000
4937 Girard Ave N, Minneapolis
MLS #5702341

The home features an open concept, large windows, and 9' ceilings. Kitchen has quartz countertop, KitchenAid appliances, and engineered hardwood floors. Don't miss the huge master suite with a large bath and walk-in closet.

01/20/2021

Closing Day!

This seller in Cambridge just saved thousands in commission and fetched a sale price way over asking! ๐Ÿ’ต

Home values are still climbing ๐Ÿก ๐Ÿ“ˆ.

Find out what yours is worth! Just shoot me a message :)

Closing Day!

This seller in Cambridge just saved thousands in commission and fetched a sale price way over asking! ๐Ÿ’ต

Home values are still climbing ๐Ÿก ๐Ÿ“ˆ.

Find out what yours is worth! Just shoot me a message :)

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 12/13/2020

You can't find homes in this price range! Great starter home for those on a budget.
4354 Adair Ave N, Crystal
$204,900
3 bed / 1 bath

Call for a showing or for more info: 651-332-0402.

12/05/2020

Great morning for an open house ๐Ÿ™‚
11880 Olive St NW, C**n Rapids
$259,900

Great morning for an open house ๐Ÿ™‚
11880 Olive St NW, C**n Rapids
$259,900

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 12/03/2020

Awesome opportunity in New Brighton!

795 10th Ave NW
$230,000
MLS# 5677908

This will sell quick!

Spacious rambler on corner lot. Open living areas. Large bedrooms. Oversized driveway, deck, and storage shed.
Mounds View school district.

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 12/03/2020

Attention C**n Rapids home buyers! This well maintained rambler has some significant updates!

$259,900
11880 Olive St NW, C**n Rapids
MLS# 5687995

3 bed / 2ba. New roof (2018); heated garage; lawn irrigation system; large walk-in closet; quartz countertops in kitchen; and more!

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 12/03/2020

New listing in Cambridge!
1376 2nd Ave SE
$229,900

Call now for a showing!

Very spacious 4 bed / 2ba home. Large living rooms, big bedrooms, wide entry, oversized garage, and deck with maintenance free decking.

MLS# 5685788

Photos from John Farris, Realtor's post 11/27/2020

Iโ€™m excited to introduce the newest team member to Farris Real Estate! Hope โ€œGet the Deal Doneโ€ Farris!

She brings energy, some feist, and a commitment to excellence (we think).

Today she helped with:

1. Unpacking new yard signs. We have more listings than we had panels for! Hereโ€™s to growth ๐Ÿ“ˆ๐Ÿ˜Š
2. Changing light bulbs at one of our clientโ€™s homes. Flickering bulbs just wonโ€™t do for photos and showings ๐Ÿก
3. Reviewing files for accuracy and completion . We pride ourselves on attention to detail ๐Ÿ“.

If youโ€™re considering a move in 2021 give us a call! Weโ€™re offering top-notch service and HUGE savings ๐Ÿ’ต for sellers and buyers.

08/21/2020

Incredible Opportunity!

New Duplex Listing in the heart of Northeast!

$324,000
2529 Johnson Street NE, Minneapolis
MLS#5644738

Own and have investment income w/ this updated duplex! 2 totally separate units, perfect for owning one side and renting the other! Close to coffee shops, restaurants, the quarry, and more.

07/28/2020

Hassle free cabin just 45min NW from the Twin Cities. Updated + tons of association amenities. Enjoy a lake place without the work!
- boat slip
- heated pool
- covered: utilities, lawn care, building exterior, winterization, etc.
$135,000
10996 120th St NW 17, South Haven, MN
MLS# 5623070

07/22/2020

New listing in Robbinsdale! Great home w/ solid updates.
$230,000
3 bed / 1 ba
4165 Yates Ave N, Robbinsdale
MLS #5623909

06/04/2020

New listing in Braham!!
723 Horseshoe Ln
4 bed / 2ba
$199,900
New Roof and New Furnace!
MLS #5574943

Videos (show all)

Winning at Multiple Offers #3
Meet John Farris
Winning at Multiple Offers #2: Leverage Your Earnest Money
Winning at Multiple Offers #1: The Escalation Clause

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