Recommended Vendors

C | C Group has partnered with the most trusted contractors, inspectors, mortgage officers and other vendors in Minneapolis, Saint Paul, & the surrounding area. We’re proud to provide in-house services through these excellent vendors.

Chad Johnson | Recommended Vendors | Build & Renovate | C+C Group - MN Real Estate Agents

Chad Johnson

Edina Realty Mortgage Officer

Chad Johnson has been a mortgage broker in the Twin Cities for over 18 years. Having grown up in southern Minnesota and living in the Twin Cities, Chad is a dedicated professional with ‘hometown’ roots. Whether you are buying or refinancing your home, Chad has the knowledge, experience and passion to ensure one of the largest financial transaction you make will go smoothly. Chad Johnson is committed to providing you with the outstanding customer service you deserve.

Our affiliated lender, Edina Realty Mortgage, provides the convenience of one-stop shopping and fast, efficient service. They provide purchase and refinance product options, which include conventional, FHA, VA, renovation and jumbo financing, along with down payment assistance programs.

Ann Lehman | Recommended Vendors | Build & Renovate | C+C Group - MN Real Estate Agents

Ann Lehman

Watermark Title Executive Closer

With 20+ years of closing experience, Ann Lehmann is an efficient, knowledgeable & reliable closer. Over the past 17+ years, she has obtained & maintained a great client-base by providing excellent customer service. Ann is friendly, helpful, flexible & accessible to both her customers & clients helping to ensure that the sometimes tumultuous closing process is a smooth one. Ann goes the extra mile literally because she is mobile and will close at a location that is convenient for her customers & clients.

Watermark Title Agency is a premier Minneapolis metro title company that provides those who are buying, selling or refinancing their homes and real estate, with the highest level of service, from our exceptional talent. We offer multiple, professional and convenient locations, throughout the metro area, where you can close your real estate transaction.

Watermark Title always strives to provide individual, boutique-style quality, yet we have the resources, stability and intellectual capital of a larger-sized company.

Inspecta Homes | Recommended Vendors | Build & Renovate | C+C Group - MN Real Estate Agents

Jeff Blixt earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Augsburg College in 1977. His senior year he completed an internship buying investment properties for a local company. Shortly after, Jeff became licensed as a Real Estate Agent in Minnesota. In 1983 he joined ERA Mortgage Corporation as a Mortgage Banker and was soon promoted as the Production Manager overseeing the origination of mortgages by other loan officers.

In the fall of 1990, he started his inspection career as the Marketing Director for Inspecta-Homes, Minnesota and Western Wisconsin’s First and largest professional Home Inspection Company. He became licensed as a Truth-in-Housing Evaluator for Minneapolis and St. Paul shortly thereafter. He is a member of The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) and a current board member of the local chapter. He currently serves as Vice President of The Minnesota Society of Home Inspectors (MSHI) as well.

In 2004 he became an Arbitrator for Construction Arbitration Services, performing arbitration hearings in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area. He has taught continuing education classes to the Real Estate Industry for several years including time spent as an Instructor for Kaplan Professional Schools.
Since 1990, Jeff has completed several hundred hours of continuing education in the home inspection industry. He is the President/Owner of Inspecta-Homes, manages 12 full-time inspectors, and oversees in excess of 5000 various types of home inspections each year. Inspecta-Homes has performed over 150,000 home inspections locally since 1982.

We are the oldest and largest Inspection Company in the Midwest. Inspecta-Homes is Minnesota’s and western Wisconsin’s First and Finest Home Inspection Service. Our track record is impressive – our home inspection company has:

*More than 30 years of inspecting homes in Minnesota and Western Wisconsin.
*Over 150,000 inspections performed locally.
*Comprehensive, easy to read, computer generated reports delivered on site and via E-mail.
*General Home Inspections, Truth In Housing, Light Commercial Inspections, Radon Testing.

Brandon Ehlis | Recommended Vendors | Build & Renovate | C+C Group - MN Real Estate Agents

Brandon Ehlis

General Contractor, Detailed by Design, 86 the Radon

C | C Group has always aligned with vendors that we can rely on to provide our clients with insight and perspective, when it comes to an addition, renovation or any home project. Brandon has been that resource and we appreciate the time he takes with our clients when there are questions, whether it be before or after the home purchase.

Brandon has a skilled contracting team that can step in and take care of the smallest detail in the preparation of the home sale on up to an expansive full home renovation or addition. He combines his general contracting firm with his radon mitigation systems company to offer a full-service package.

Detail by Design is a full service building/remodeling contractor. They pride themselves in energy conservation by using the latest, state of the art, materials and techniques applying the use of green materials whenever we can. They have a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee with all of their projects, if you are not happy with the end result they will continue to work on it until it is to your satisfaction.