July 2015

Found 7 blog entries for July 2015.

Mexican Food - Image Credit: https://pixabay.com/en/users/adoproducciones-121887/

Rojo Mexican Grill is the place to go for authentic Mexican food near you. It’s located in two great spots in Minnesota, one at St. Louis Park and one just opened in Edina at the Southdale Center. They’re open seven days a week for lunch and dinner and you can even host your private event there.

Enjoy Happy Hour specials or ask them about their catering opportunities for your special event. When you’re craving Mexican cuisine and delicious drinks in a beautiful atmosphere, stop by Rojo Mexican Grill for an excellent experience.

What to Expect

The restaurant features authentic cuisine from our neighbors to the south. The co-owner Michael McDermott is the son of the founders of Chi-Chis which explains the inspiration behind creating Rojo

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There is little worse than wanting to buy a home in St. Louis Park and, despite the fact that you have a steady employment history, decent income and clean credit history, you’re afraid that you can’t get a loan because you don’t have a huge chunk of cash to give the lender to secure a mortgage.

This condition is known as “cash poor,” and you aren’t alone. If you’re thinking that zero to low down payment mortgages are a thing of the past, think again. They still exist and there are ways you can get into that home with little cash out of your pocket.

No down payment: VA loan

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs doesn’t actually grant loans. They guarantee the repayment of a portion of the loan should the borrower default. The loan

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One of the questions the Lindahl Team is most frequently asked is if St. Louis Park’s real estate market is still a seller’s market. This month the answer to that question is a resounding “YES!” Even a cursory glance at the latest MLS statistics show us that sellers remain in the driver’s seat in St. Louis Park real estate transactions.

New Listings

New listings increased more than 29 percent over this time last year, which sounds like good news for homebuyers, correct? I mean, with more houses from which to choose, maybe the heated competition for homes of the past few months has cooled.

Wrong. Homebuyers are snatching up homes as soon as they hit the market. In fact, the demand for homes in good condition in decent areas is so strong that,

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Dining - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/scaredykat/5472419545/

If you are looking for a new place to enjoy a nice meal, Yard House may be just what the doctor ordered. The Yard House is a casual bar located across major cities in the United States. In September 2015, they will be opening new locations in Chicago and San Diego.

The Food and Drinks

At Yard House, the options are endless, although they do vary from location to location. There are two happy hours, so whether you need a drink with coworkers after a long day or one last drink before bedtime, there will be no shortage of cold beers or wine by the glass.

During the happy hours, there are also discounts on food. Off the happy hour, recommended menu items include street tacos a la carte, wings, pizza, sandwiches, and burgers. There are over one

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One of the most challenging aspects of shopping for a home in St. Louis Park is finding the perfect neighborhood. What constitutes perfection varies from person-to-person which is why we’re sometimes stumped when our clients ask for a recommendation.

This is why we decided to feature a different St. Louis Park neighborhood each month here on the St. Louis Park Real Estate blog. This month, it’s Amhurst. Read on to become acquainted with what is known as “A Village in the City.”

Located in southwest St. Louis Park, north of Highway 7 and south of West 36th St, between Highway 169 and the City of Minnetonka, this townhouse community dates back to the 1980s.

 Amhurst Conveniences

Running errands is easy when you live in Amhurst; it’s only a

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Pizza - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jeffreyww/7244774326/

Known as one of the best places for pizza, Sarpino’s Pizzeria provides free delivery with no minimum order. They use the top ingredients to create an array of different pizzas for you to choose from. Here's what you can expect when you order from Sarpino’s Pizzeria.

The Pizza

The pizza on the menu range from creating your own to specialty and they even have gourmet choices. Some of the top choices include:

  • BLT
  • Canadian Classic
  • Classico Italiano
  • Mexicano
  • Greek Pizza
  • New York Deli
  • Super Taco
  • Tropical Hawaiian
  • Basiliko
  • BBQ Chicken Bonanza
  • Mediterranean
  • Midnight Express
  • Pizza Roma
  • Ranch Style Chicken
  • Pesto Lovers
  • Sarpino's Cheese Bonanza
  • Spinach Special
  • Tuscany
  • And Many More!


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We found a couple of St. Louis Park news items we found interesting and thought we'd share them with you this week.


Guess he doesn’t really love it all that much

The West End location of Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill is shuttered – for good. Apparently, the eatery failed to pay its liquor taxes in May. Whether that’s the reason they decided to close or not, we don’t know. What we do know is that as long as they remained on the delinquent taxpayer list, vendors are prohibited from delivering to the company.


That’s ok California loves us

Look for a new pizzeria from California’s Blaze Pizza to open next week at the Shoppes at Knollwood here in St. Louis Park. Plans call for seating for 54 indoors and a small patio that

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