TUESDAYS WITH TED

Tune In Every Tuesday! Ted Field shares housing market updates, current and informative real estate tips, or a different senior community or company that specializes in working with seniors around the Twin Cities. Watch his videos to learn more.

11/22/2022

HATS & MITTENS

Today we visit with Rebecca Jorgenson Sundquist with Hats & Mittens. She shares with us her non-profit she started 28 years ago. We also learn how you can help support them in provided hats and mittens for those in need. For further information or if you're looking to help out, please reach out.

10/4/2022

MONTHLY HOUSING MARKET UPDATE

Today I share the current housing market stats for the Twins Cities area and what that could mean for you. For more information or free analysis of your own home, please reach out.

9/13/2022

SENIOR SERVICES SOLUTIONS

Today I share some common concerns seniors have when selling their home, and what I do to address them. It what sets me apart from other Realtors. For more information or a seller guide of your own, please reach out.

7/26/2022

HAVENWOOD OF RICHFIELD

7/19/2022

BAYWOOD HOME CARE

Today we visit with Joel Ulland at Havenwood of Richfield. He shares with us the services they offer to allow you to age in place. We also hear about his dedication to care for seniors. 

Today we visit with Emily Nyberg at Baywood Home Care. She shares with us the amazing in-home caregivers on their staff and the reason why they are so good at what they do.

7/5/2022

FREELAND INSURANCE

Today we visit with David Freeland with Freeland Insurance. He shares with us his focus on helping veterans with all their insurance needs.

6/14/2022

TWIN CITIES SPEECH AND MEMORY

Today we visit with Margo Leafstedt at Twin Cities Speech and Memory. She shares with us the process and work she does with speech therapy to help seniors communicate better. We also learn about her focus on helping veterans.

6/7/2022

POINT-ONE HOME HEALTH

Today we visit with Amina Keinan at Point-One Home Health in Minneapolis. She shares with us the new 55+ assisted living home she owns and operates as a registered nurse. We also hear about the 24/7 on-site care they offer, plus their location right by Minnehaha Falls. 

5/31/2022

SENIOR COMMUNITIES GUIDE

Today we visit with Julie Hamilton with Senior Communities Guide. She shares with us the FREE online resource for helping seniors and families find an ideal senior community. We also hear about useful links they share on their website.

5/17/2022

BRILLIANT MOVES

Today we visit with Holly Hansen and David Pagel from Brilliant Moves. They share with us everything they do for a move including sorting, packing and downsizing. We also hear about how they make moving fun, and can help coordinate an estate sale.

5/3/2022

THE MAXWELL HOUSE

Today we visit with Christine Maxwell and The Maxwell House in Rosemount. She shares with us their unique community just for men. We also hear about the living arrangements and activities they offer for senior gentlemen.

4/26/2022

SENIORS BLUE BOOK

Today we visit with Janell Beck with Seniors Blue Book. She tells us about this free guide with resources and services for seniors, and where to find it. We also hear about the Discharge Planner available for caregivers, social workers, nurses, etc.

4/12/2022

THE HOMESTEAD AT MAPLEWOOD

Today we visit with Deb Bland at The Homestead at Maplewood. She shares with us her history in the senior care industry and passion for helping others as "The Connector". We also learn about the services and care they provide.

4/4/2022

SENIOR TRAVEL COMPANION SERVICES

Today we visit with Carol Giuliani with Senior Travel Companion Services. She shares with us what she does as a travel companion, whether it's a relocation move or a vacation. We also hear about 2 of her successful trips.

3/29/2022

GENTLE TRANSITIONS

Today we visit with Jill Freeman at Gentle Transitions. She shares with us the attention to detail and amount of care they provide in assisting with moving & organizing, and downsizing. We also learn why they are the largest senior move management in the Twin Cities.

3/22/2022

CAREBUILDERS AT HOME

Today we visit with Joel Denney at CareBuilders At Home. He shares with us what sets them apart from others, including their focus on their caregivers and in-home technology. We also hear about success stories and how they go above and beyond for families.

3/8/2022

THE GLENN MINNETONKA

Today we visit with Pam Lane and Darcie Bruss at The Glenn Minnetonka. They share with us their love for their jobs and the community at The Glenn. We also learn about the many services and features they offer.

2/22/2022

LIBERTY OXYGEN AND MEDICAL EQUIPMENT

Today we visit with Francis Sheehy at Liberty Oxygen and Medical Equipment. He shares with us the many great team of employees and many items they sell at their 7 different locations. We also learn about their dedication to helping others and fundraising events.

2/8/2022

ONWARD FINANCING

Today we visit with Tom Meckey at Onward Financing. He shares with us a story about a client he successfully helped with refinancing, and how his services may benefit you or a loved one.

2/1/2022

EDENBROOK OF EDINA

Today we visit with Amber Stein at Edenbrook of Edina. She shares with us their recent update and amazing staff they have at their skilled nursing facility. We also hear about ​their impressive successful discharge rate.

1/25/2022

OPEN CIRCLE OF HOPKINS

Today we visit with Terri Joski-Lang at Open Circle in Hopkins. She shares with us the many services and activities they provide at their adult day center. We also learn who can participate and who benefits from these services.

1/18/2022

OUR LADY OF PEACE HOSPICE & HOME HEALTH CARE

Today we visit with Kathy Wedemeyer at Our Lady of Peace Hospice and Home Health Care in St. Paul. She shares with us their long and proud history in the city, plus we hear about the on-site and in-home care services they provide.

1/11/2022

ABOVE & BEYOND SENIOR SERVICES

Today we visit with Allison Bakke at Above & Beyond Senior Services. She shares with us the support and services they provide to allow seniors to age in place. We also hear a success story of a past client.

1/4/2022

THE GLENN HOPKINS

Today we visit with Scott Saffert at The Glenn Hopkins. He shares with us the array of options and care services they offer for residents. We also learn about their commitment to both physical and spiritual health.

12/21/2021

THE WATERS ON 50TH

Today we visit with Marissa Rudd at The Waters on 50th in Minneapolis. She shares with us the New Year New Home move-in special they have right now, plus we join in on their holiday celebration.

12/14/2021

VERNON TERRACE OF EDINA

Today we revisit with Marti Briest at Vernon Terrace of Edina. She shares with us why now is a good time to start planning a move and the many benefits of living in a senior community.

12/7/2021

BENEDICTINE LIVING COMMUNITY

Today we visit with Yvonne Anderson and Alex Wangen at Benedictine Living Community in Shakopee. They share with us the many living options they provide, plus we hear from one of their active residents. 

11/30/2021

URMORE CARE SERVICES

Today we visit with Heather Larson with URMore Care Services. She shares with us the coordination and services she provides as an advocate for seniors and their families during life transitions. 

11/16/2021

ASSOCIATED PROFESSIONALS

Today we visit with Renee Harberts with Associated Professionals. She shares with us the importance of reviewing your Medicare plan and meeting with an insurance professional to make sure you understand your plan and any changes that may occur.

11/9/2021

THE WATERS OF PLYMOUTH

Today we visit with Georgene Connelly at The Waters of Plymouth. She shares with us the importance of educating seniors about living options and answering all their questions. We also hear about the high level of safety and care shown throughout their community.

11/2/2021

RIGHT AT HOME

Today we visit with Paul Blom with Right At Home. He shares with us the strong and compassionate team of caregivers who provide in-home care. If you or someone you know is looking to make a difference and help others, Right At Home is currently seeking to add more caregivers to their staff.

10/26/2021

MARGARET WALLACE INSURANCE

Today we visit with Margaret Wallace. She shares with us the importance of reviewing your Medicare plan this time of year, and making sure you have a plan that works best for you. 

10/19/2021

APPLEWOOD POINTE

Today we visit with Molly Goenner at Applewood Pointe. She educates us on the many safety, social, and financial benefits of buying into a co-op. She also breaks down pricing, and shares why a co-op may be a better fit for you or your 62+ loved one.

10/12/2021

TRELLIS

Today we visit with Jetta Wiedemeier Bower at Trellis. She talks with us about the Senior LinkAge Line and how they help find the plans that work best for your needs. We also hear about the many other divisions and services they provide to help seniors age successfully.

10/5/2021

TOM MYERS, ATTORNEY

Today we revisit with attorney Tom Myers. He shares with us what probate is and how it works. He also talks about estate planning and the importance of getting the right documents in order.

9/21/2021

VISITING ANGELS

Today we visit with Lindsy Dodge at Visiting Angels. She shares with us the joy and passion she has for assisting and caring for seniors. We also hear about the many locations and helpful staff of the company. 

9/14/2021

MASER LAW

Today we visit with Cynthia Johnson, the life care coordinator with Maser Law. They specialize in elder law, and provide clients with the care and resources they need.

9/7/2021

GLOBAL POINTE SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Kayla Beehler at Global Pointe Senior Living in Golden Valley. She shares with us the joy she has working at such a fun and welcoming community. We also hear about the many activities and amenities they provide, and get a look at their grand lobby.

8/31/2021

MARTIN LUTHER CAMPUS

Today we visit with Kate Blessing and Amy James at Martin Luther Campus in Bloomington, and celebrate their 60th Anniversary with them. They also present the beautiful setting and welcoming community they share.

8/24/2021

BROADWELL SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Heidi Wagner at Broadwell Senior Living in Plymouth. She shares with us the exciting and active community they have opening this summer. We also hear about the levels of care they offer.

7/27/2021

SILVERCREEK ON MAIN

Today we visit with Heidi Schneider at SilverCreek On Main in Maple Grove. She shares with us the new addition they've added to expand their community, as well as their health club and focus on good overall health and well-being.

7/27/2021

TOM MYERS, ATTORNEY

Today we visit with attorney Tom Myers. He shares with us the importance of preparing legal documents now and making sure you someone who is able to handle your affairs when you are not able.

7/20/2021

SENIORS HELPING SENIORS

Today we visit with Kim Nermyr at Seniors Helping Seniors. She shares with us the friendly and helpful in-home services they provide - everything from running errands to just spending time together. They also have opportunities if you are a senior looking to make some extra money and help others.

7/13/2021

COPPERFIELD HILL

Today we visit with Charlotte Hoes at Copperfield Hill in Robbinsdale. She shares with us the welcoming community and family-like atmosphere they provide. We also get a peek at their grand atrium.

6/29/2021

THE ELMWOOD

Today we visit with Julia Rheault at The Elmwood in St. Louis Park. She shares with us their active lifestyle community for 55+. We also hear about all the features and amenities they provide. 

6/22/2021

WATERFRONT FINANCIAL GROUP

Today we visit with Mark Hegstrom at Waterfront Financial Group. He shares with us his "income for life" model, that along with a personalized analysis, will ensure your money lasts you years.

6/15/2021

STONEHAVEN OF EAGAN

Today we visit with Marlie DeRynck at Stonehaven of Eagan. She shares with us the welcoming residents and community, the many services and activities they provide as well as their partnership with M Health Fairview. Plus we hear about the awards and recognition they've received for being a local favorite.

6/8/2021

ARBOR ROSE & WILDFLOWER LODGE

Today we visit with Terry Collins at Rose Arbor & Wildflower Lodge in Maple Grove. He shares with us the living options they provide for residents to age in place, all at a community with country charm and a homey feel.

6/1/2021

ENGLISH ROSE SUITES

Today we visit with Amber Stein at English Rose Suites in Edina. She shares with us what makes their smaller community a "hidden gem", and their focus on person centered care. 

5/18/2021

MINNESOTA MASONIC HOME

Today we visit with Barb Weisman at Minnesota Masonic Home in Bloomington. She shares with us the unique setting and history of their community. We also hear about the many care options they offer.

5/11/2021

TERRIE LEWIS LAW OFFICE

Today we visit with Terrie Lewis, Attorney. She shares with us the services her firm provides, which is more than just elder law. We also learn the importance of having certain documents taken care of, which will save you time and money in the long run. 

5/4/2021

HOME CARE SOLUTIONS

Today we visit with Christine Petterson at Home Care Solutions. She shares with us the live-in care services they provide to seniors to allow you to age in place.

4/27/2021

REGENT AT BURNSVILLE

Today we visit with Vicki Tobroxen and Beth Woodward at Regent at Burnsville. They share with us the variety of services they offer, plus the genuine care and family feel they provide.

4/20/2021

APPLE VALLEY VILLAGE

Today we visit with Jean Andries at Apple Valley Village. She shares with us their new name and ownership, plus the many features they offer at their continuum of care campus.

4/13/2021

KNOLLWOOD PLACE APARTMENTS

Today we visit with Susie Held at Knollwood Place Apartments in St. Louis Park. She shares with us her history at the faith based community, as well as the catered living lifestyle they offer. We also hear about the $5 million dollar remodel and programs they provide. 

3/23/2021

FINANCIAL WELLNESS FOR YOU

Today we visit with Maura Albrecht with Financial Wellness for you. She shares with us the importance of reviewing your finances and setting financial goals for the future, no matter what stage in life you're in.

3/30/2021

TWIN CITIES CARE

Today we visit with Jonathan Rosenberg. He shares with us the FREE services Twin Cities Care offers in finding long term care communities and resources for seniors. We learn about his team and their dedication to helping those in need.

3/9/2021

YORK GARDENS

Today we visit with Jeanne McGill with Midwest Funeral Pre-Planning Consultants. She shares with us the importance of planning ahead and preparing for the future so your family isn't stuck making the tough decisions without knowing your wishes.

Today we visit with Susan Krantz at York Gardens in Edina. She shares with us all the levels of care they offer, from independent living to memory care. Plus the history of the Ebenezer company.

3/16/2021

MIDWEST FUNERAL PRE-PLANNING CONSULTANTS

2/23/2021

TEALWOOD SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Joeleen Kielkucki at The Waters of Eden Prairie. She shares with us the many activities they have planned, as well as the four levels of services they offer. Apartments are available now!

Today we visit with Lindsay Brown at Tealwood Senior Living. She shares with us the procedures that have helped limit the spread of Covid throughout their communities. We also learn the changes and openings they are making.

3/2/2021

THE WATERS OF EDEN PRAIRIE

2/9/2021

RILEY CROSSING

Today we visit with Jeanne Jones at All Saints Senior Living in Shakopee. She shares with us what makes their community special plus the level of care they provide. Also the changes to their programs and activities now available.

Today we visit with Lana Thomason at Riley Crossing in Chanhassen. She shares with us the protective measures, like visits from "The Swab Squad", to maintain a safe and healthy community. Plus the independent living and additional services available for residents.

2/16/2021

ALL SAINTS SENIOR LIVING

2/2/2021

THE WATERS OF EDINA

Today we visit with Geoffrey Brown at The Waters of Edina. He shares with us the precautions and level of care they maintain to provide a safe and happy environment for their community. Limited in-person tours are being offered now!

1/26/2021

WESTRIDGE OF MINNETONKA

Today we visit with Jennifer Przeslawski at WestRidge of Minnetonka. She shares with us the welcoming and family-like community they have in a great, convenient location. Plus the move in special they have happening now! 

1/12/2021

CARE OPTIONS NETWORK

Today we visit with Susanne Grochett with Care Options Network. She shares with us their guidebook and directory for senior care professionals, as well as their online network and newsletter. These are great resources for those in the senior care industry.

Today we visit with Barb Hemberger at Saint Therese in New Hope. She shares with us the independent living apartments they offer, as well as full continuum of care options they provide. Apartments are available now!

1/19/2021

SAINT THERESE

1/5/2021

VILLAGE SHORES

12/22/2020

GRACE HOSPICE

Today we visit with Kayla Beehler at Village Shores in Richfield. She shares with us the strength of their service and level of commitment they offer for their residents.

Today we visit with Jessica Steele at Grace Hospice. She shares with us how to support a grieving friend or relative, especially around this time of year. She also shares with us how to take care of yourself if you yourself are dealing with grief and depression.

12/15/2020

HOME INSTEAD SENIOR CARE

Today we visit with Chris Mathews and Monica Bertrand at Home Instead Senior Care. They share with us the exertise and quality of care their caregivers provide, and what makes them "the best of the best".

12/8/2020

AURORA ON FRANCE

Today we visit with Lynn Thoresen at Aurora On France. She shares with us their unique connection with Fairview Southdale, and their exceptional transitional care unit.

12/1/2020

THE WATERS OF EXCELSIOR

Today we visit with Christina Newton at The Waters of Excelsior. She shares with us the many perks their community offers along with their levels of care options. Plus we hear from some of the current residents!

11/24/2020

SCANDIA SHORES OF SHOREVIEW

Today we visit with Zack Nelson at Scandia Shores of Shoreview. He shares with us the independent living style they offer, plus the precautions they have in place to maintaining a safe community. 

11/17/2020

MAINSTREET VILLAGE OF RICHFIELD

Today we visit with Kerri Riester at Mainstreet Village of Richfield. She shares with us the attention to care and family at their community, as well as the benefits and features of living at Mainstreet.

11/10/2020

FRIENDSHIP VILLAGE OF BLOOMINGTON

Today we visit with Pauline Drake at Friendship Village of Bloomington. She shares with us the the many features they offer being a CCRC (continuing care retirement community), and their new expansion! 

11/10/2020

EMERALD CREST MEMORY CARE

Today we are with Christine Drasher at Emerald Crest in Victoria. She shares with us their unique setting, multiple locations, and special focus on memory care.

11/3/2020

THE PILLARS OF SHOREWOOD LANDING

Today we are at The Pillars of Shorewood Landing with Chris Deibele. She shares with us the levels of service options provided from IL (independent living), AL (assisted living) and memory care. We also learn about the care and precaution they are taking during these times. 

10/27/2020

TOWERLIGHT ON WOODDALE

Today we visit with Amanda Williams at TowerLight on Wooddale Avenue in Saint Louis Park. She shares with us the various living options they offer, plus the intergenerational programs unique to their community.

10/20/2020

THE PILLARS OF WHITE BEAR LAKE

Today we visit with Vicki Seidl, the sales and marketing director for The Pillars of White Bear Lake. She shares with us their unique niche in the senior housing community, as well as the level of care shared throughout.

10/13/2020

THE ELMWOOD

Today we visit with Taylor Reh, property manager for The Elmwood, a 55+ apartment community opening soon in St. Louis Park. She shares with us the independent lifestyle and activities they will offer. 

10/6/2020

THE FOUNTAINS AT HOSANNA

Today we visit with Beverly Kossack at The Fountains at Hosanna, a faith-based senior facility in Lakeville. She shares with us the activities and benefits they offer at their community.

9/22/2020

GENTLE TRANSITIONS

Today we visit with the owners of Gentle Transitions relocation services, Bill Lehman and Diane Bjorkman. They share with the benefits and services they offer when moving and/or reorganizing. From packing and sorting to floor planning and settling in, they cover it all.

9/15/2020

AVIDOR EDINA

Today we visit with Deena Carlson, the lead leasing advisor at Avidor Edina. For seniors looking to maintain and active lifestyle, this may be the place for you! Deena shares with us the amenities and benefits of living within the Avidor community. 

9/8/2020

FLOURISH SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Traci Schabert, the director of housing at Flourish Senior Living. She shares with us the "welcome home" attitude and fun atmosphere with the Flourish family. We also hear from some of their residents.

9/1/2020

GLOBAL POINTE SENIOR LIVING

Today we visit with Mary Bunnell, the director of marketing at Global Pointe Senior Living. She shares with us the variety of living arrangements they offer as well as the services and activities available. We also hear from the owner and developer, Mark Globus, on why he built this community.

8/25/2020

JENSEN LAW FIRM

Today we visit with Rick Jensen of Jensen Law Firm. He shares with us invaluable information when it comes to planning your estate, and the importance of updating your will and beneficiaries.

8/18/2020

VERNON TERRACE OF EDINA

Today we visit with Marti Briest, Assistant Manager at Vernon Terrace of Edina. She shares with us the unique features of their property and facilities, as well as the care and diligence their staff is taking during these times.