Brainerd Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Brainerd, MN continually updated from thousands of sources.
Jan 13, 2017 | via Pequot Lakes Echo
Jim Eisler was recently named Certified Residential Specialist of the Year for 2016 by the Minnesota Council of Residential Specialists. Comment?
Dec 26, 2016 | via Pequot Lakes Echo
Sheila Holley, Pequot Lakes, Realtor with Edina Realty's Baxter sales office, was elected by the Minnesota Association of Realtors board of directors to serve on its Executive Committee for the 2017 term. Comment?
Oct 5, 2016 | via Pequot Lakes Echo
The seventh annual Pink Tie Party to support breast cancer patients in the Brainerd lakes area will be held from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at The Woods Event Center in Brainerd. Comment?
Jul 12, 2016 | via Pequot Lakes Echo
Jim Kraft, president of Frandsen Bank & Trust - Lakes Area, announced that Chris Boelter has joined FB&T in the role of residential real estate manager and originator. Comment?
Jul 8, 2016 | via Star Tribune
A house is a house, unless it's a house on a lake. The Brainerd area of north-central Minnesota has plenty of houses on plenty of lakes. Comment?
Saturday Feb 18 | via Star Tribune
The "individual health insurance market" is the place where Minnesotans who are not covered by other private or public plans can individually buy coverage for themselves and their families. Under federal law, the window to buy policies for 2017 closed last week. Comment?
Monday Feb 13 | via Fillmore County Journal
Minnesota Housing announced that $56.6 million is available to provide affordable mortgages to first-time homebuyers through a collaboration with Minnesota cities and counties, including $622,185.04 for Fillmore and Houston counties. Homebuyers can take advantage of these resources through the Minnesota Housing Start Up loan program, which offers fixed interest rates and down payment and closing cost loans up to $10,000 for eligible first-time homebuyers. Comment?
Saturday Feb 4 | via Star Tribune
"The idea for TrustFunds really came from my passion of risk management for the industry," said Lynn Leegard, the company's founder. After decades as a real estate attorney, Lynn Leegard is unsettled that home buyers are still writing paper checks for their earnest money. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 1 | via Star Tribune
The St. Paul City Council voted Wednesday to create a "Responsible Banking Committee" that will evaluate proposals and recommend a bank to the city's chief financial officer. St. Paul city leaders want to partner with banks to combat racial disparities, and started accepting proposals Wednesday from companies who want to handle the city's banking needs for the next several years. Comment?
Saturday Jan 28 | via Star Tribune
Generations-old Merchants Financial Group has grown organically and through acquisitions to 21 banks from Apple Valley to southeastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. It also is something of a proxy for the consolidating, increasingly profitable Minnesota banking industry since the Great Recession of 2007-09. Comment?
10 min ago | via ABC News
New York swing dance aficionado Lana Turner has brought her passion for getting people onto the dance floor to the Perth International Arts Festival. An archivist and real estate agent by day, by night Turner is well known in the Big Apple for swinging; she is a regular at outdoor dance floors and pop-up jazz concerts in the city's parks across summer. Comment?
15 min ago | via Silicon Alley Insider
Monzo has closed A 19.5 million in Series B funding - the second injection of institutional money - and is planning to raise a further A 2.5 million through crowdfunding. The A 19.5 million has been raised from New York-based Thrive Capital, with participation from longtime Monzo backers Passion Capital, and Orange Digital Ventures, the VC arm of telecoms network Orange. Comment?
21 min ago | via Xinhuanet
The Chinese government is capable of maintaining stability in the property market, a senior official said on Thursday, as measures have reined in surging prices in major cities. "Despite looming problems and uncertainties, there are more favorable conditions. Comment?
35 min ago | via Rocky Mount Telegram
Americans shrugged off rising mortgage rates and bought existing homes in January at the fastest pace since 2007. That has set off bidding wars that have pushed up prices as the supply of available homes has dwindled to record lows. Comment?
41 min ago | via Pnompenh Post
Infrastructure improvements and burgeoning tourist numbers have recently illuminated the real estate potential of the traditionally remote provinces of Mondulkiri and Ratanakiri, located in Cambodia's northeast. Inn Phirun, a local residing in Mondulkiri, told Post Property that properties and land in Mondulkiri were starting to increase gradually in value, adding that the fertile land in the area made for perfect conditions for pepper farming. Comment?
Copyright © 2017 Topix LLC