Derek Brandenburg's Blog Posts

Big Question: Will Mortgage Rates Remain Low Next Year?

Will Mortgage Rates Remain Low Next Year?In 2020, buyers got a big boost in the housing market as mortgage rates dropped throughout the year. According to Freddie Mac, rates hit all-time lows

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Rent vs. Buy, How to Decide What’s Best for You

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, median rent continues to rise. With today’s low mortgage rates, there’s great opportunity for current renters to make a move

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Why the Cost of a Home Is Far More Important than the Price

The Cost of a Home Is Far More Important than the PriceHousing inventory is at an all-time low. There are 39% fewer homes for sale today than at this time last year, and buyer demand

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Selling this Fall May Be Your Best Move - Here's Why

If you’re thinking about moving, selling your house this fall might be the way to go. Here are four highlights in the housing market that may make your decision to sell this fall an easy one.

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New Listing in DL! 21522 NE Pickerel Lake Road

You don't need to look anymore, THIS is your next lake home. Situated in the pines of Pickerel Lake, just north of Detroit Lakes, is this beautiful home that offers stunning views off of two large

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New Listing! 503 B 33rd Way E, West Fargo, ND 58078

Unbelievably unique! This beautifully built and maintained townhome has it all (which you can easily enjoy while the HOA takes care of your snow removal and lawn care!). All three bedrooms are

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Updated Home For Sale in Mayville!- 54 5th Ave SE, Mayville ND

Charming 3 bedroom 2 bath home located in quiet neighborhood near Elementary school, hospital & Mayville State University. This home has been well maintained & has so many updates!Check out

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PRICE IMPROVEMENT! 4404 Downing Street, Bismarck ND

Come live at your own waterfront oasis! This beautiful ranch style twinhome offers you access to a private lake where you can enjoy the view all year round. There are two bedrooms located on the

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Decorating with Plants

With Spring and now getting into Summer, we feel like all we ever see is plants, plants, and more plants. We see tons of people decorating the outdoor area with plants but here we are going to

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Our Favorites in Fargo ND and Moorhead MN!

Have you ever moved to a BRAND NEW place before?  We're talking completely different state and not even in the same part of the country.  We can imagine it's pretty exciting, maybe a

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The 20% Down Payment Rule - Yay or Nay?

You’ve most likely heard the rule: Save for a 20-percent down payment before you buy a home in the Fargo ND or Bismarck ND area. The logic behind saving 20 percent is solid, as it shows that

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Brandenburg Crew Blogs: Condos for sale and why you should own one!

Here at the Brandenburg Crew in Fargo ND, we currently have two different condos for sale in Fargo ND and one condo for sale in Bismarck.  All of them come with their own perks but we;

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How to Prepare for Buying a Home in Fargo ND

                   So you’re ready to buy a house, now what?  There’s a list of items that you will need to have in order before

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Yes You Can Sell Your Home in Fargo ND!

In the Winter months, we hear this all the time, "We're going to list in the Spring." or "We're going to wait until the Spring." "Spring" seems to be the magic word and the most magical time to!

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The Brandenburg Crew now coming to you through the radio

   We are excited showcase our Real Estate interview with our Sales Director, Joel Schneeberger and Rat from Y94!Joel's voice was made for the radio so he was the perfect pick on our team

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