Necklen & Oakland Monthly Newsletter

What's Happening?
American Heart Month
Black History Month
14th- Valentines Day
15th- President's Day
29th- Leap Day

Did You Know??

-A person born on February 29 during a leap year is called a "leapling" and will usually celebrate their birthday on either Feb. 28 or March 1 in all non-leap years.

-According to tradition, the Roman Emperor Augustus took one day off of February and added it to August, which is named after him.

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February 2016
Happy Valentine's Day!
Presidents Day weekend is traditionally seen by Real Estate agents as the start of the spring housing market - the busiest time of year for home sales. The  2016 spring market is gaining momentum, home sales are already on the rise, and Open Houses are popping up everywhere! Although February is the shortest month of the year, there is no shortage of activities!  This year it is also a Leap Year which only occurs once every four years! What will you do with your extra day? 

If you are in the market to buy or sell a home we are available to help you find one you're sure to love! 
Necklen & Oakland- Professional Real Estate Services

Real Estate News

W here's the Love? 5 Homes Built Out of Spite.

Home is where the heart is...not. Spite houses-homes built to draw the ire of onlookers-have been a gesture of contempt for centuries, directed toward neighbors, local authorities, developers and other adversaries left wondering, "Where's the love?" Take a look at some of the most obnoxious spite homes...  Read more

Designer Tips to Make You Home Look More Expensive

The Nightmare Next Door: What to do when your neighbor is a nuisance.

The animals that live in the house across the street bark incessantly. The people two doors down play their music so loud you now know all the lyrics to every Kendrick Lamar song ever written. And something, presumably a dog (you hope) keeps leaving presents on your lawn. Annoyances like these can make it unpleasant to live in your neighborhood. And, they can quickly escalate, becoming dangerous or even in need of legal intervention.
So how do you know how to handle a nuisance neighbor, and what should you do when the situation gets out of control? .. Read More
Featured Listings

11240 12th St. NE Hanover, MN 55341
A MUST see 3 bed/4 bath home in the beautiful river town of Hanover! Large corner lot with shady, mature oak trees, fenced-in yard w/deck & patio. Dining room & living room share a 2-sided fireplace. Freshly painted, meticulously maintained inside & out! All 3 bdrms on UL, including Master w/walk-in closet & whirlpool tub! Finished LL w/fireplace. ML, LL, & patio wired for surround sound!
MLS# 4676230 
List Price: 
10180 99th Pl N. Maple Grove, MN 55369  
Well kept 4 bed/2 bath on a lovely corner lot w/a vegetable garden, lilac bushes and new trees! Great location within walking dist. to schools and parks. Awesome sauna w/dressing room and shower. The lower level family room has built-in bookcases. Hardwood floors on main level. Big bright windows in every room and updates throughout! Move-in ready!
MLS#: 4679002
List Price: 
Meet Our New Agents
Necklen & Oakland is pleased to announce that Realtor Fabio King has joined our brokerage this month!


"I've been in Maple Grove since I started going to North Hennepin Community College in September of 2002.I received my Real Estate License from the MN Department of Commerce on June 22, 2015.  I'm a little new, but I like to be fearless.  I'm here for business and to be one of the best Real Estate Agents ever!" - Fabio King

Necklen & Oakland- Professional Real Estate Services 13750 Reimer Dr N Maple Grove, MN 55311  Ph:  763-657-0198