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Friday Aug 19 | via Star Tribune
Researcher Penny Petersen stood near the stone pillar street markers that define the perimeter of the Homewood subdivision near Oak Park and Russell Avenues N. in Minneapolis. The Homewood subdivision in north Minneapolis had a reputation: that those who platted the land more than a century ago sold their new development with deeds that barred Jewish and black residents. Comment?
Saturday Jul 30 | via Star Tribune
Bree St. Peters walked around the kitchen of the home she's refurbishing with her daughter Zea Andriolo, 4, in her arms on Friday. She and others who bought abandoned north Minneapolis houses at a special Hennepin County auction last year - under the condition they fix them up and live in them - are racing against a one-year Sunday deadline to get the projects done. Comment?
Jun 17, 2016 | via Star Tribune
A familiar scenario is increasingly playing out across the Twin Cities: Affordable housing being revamped into higher-end rentals with everything from dog spas to granite countertops, forcing out lower-income residents. Now a new funding initiative, the first of its kind in Minnesota, is being created to help reverse that trend. Comment?
May 25, 2016 | via Star Tribune
Homes built closer to the center section of the 14,729-acre lake had been selling faster than those on the eastern end, because of the two-year reconstruction of Hennepin County Road 101, aka Bushaway Road, near Wayzata. While eastern lake-area homes generally sell fastest due to their proximity to downtown Minneapolis, some buyers are seeking out the lake's western end for its quieter setting. Comment?
Jan 5, 2016 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
A woman who obtained the information of a prospective renter instead used that information to create an "alternate life with the stolen identity" of the renter for eight months. Woman living "alternate" life busted for identity theft A woman who obtained the information of a prospective renter instead used that information to create an "alternate life with the stolen identity" of the renter for eight months. Comment?
Sunday Aug 14 | via One Nation News
ARE YOU A WRITER? If you are interested in contributing content to ONN, please download our writer's contract pdf. The Minnesota Department of Commerce announces that seven nonprofit organizations across the state are receiving competitive grants to support homeownership opportunities for underrepresented Minnesotans, helping to address disparities in homeownership rates. Comment?
Saturday Aug 6 | via Star Tribune
CEO Deidre Schmidt of CommonBond Communities, Minnesota's largest owner and manager of affordable housing, just paid $16 million to buy a 112-unit Apple Valley apartment complex that the organization intends to preserve for its working-class tenants at a time when for-profit owners are scooping up rental units, adding amenities and hiking rents - causing a housing crisis for some amid a red-hot market. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via Natl. Relocation & Real Estate
Engel & VA lkers recently announced the opening of two new Minnesota shops in Blaine and Northeast Minneapolis, bringing the firm's global network and exclusive level of service to real estate buyers and sellers of the areas. Geoffrey Bray and Lindsay Bacigalupo are the owners of the new Engel & VA lkers Minneapolis Blaine and Engel & VA lkers Minneapolis Northeast, which are located in the Minneapolis area and further solidify the firm's presence in the Minnesota marketplace. Comment?
Tuesday Aug 2 | via Star Tribune
For anyone buying or selling a home in Minnesota, heads up: The Minnesota REALTORS Forms Committee has revised the Inspection Contingency form, which is typically what gets used when writing an offer on a home. The change took effect yesterday, August 1. If you're a first-time home buyer, the whole process of signing a bazillion forms will be a foreign process to start with, so this change probably won't mean much to you. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 26 | via WBEN-AM Buffalo
I'm Al Franken . Okay. Okay. I'm Al Franken Minnesotan. We're. Senator and. And world renowned expert. Comment?
1 min ago | via Christian Science Monitor
Actively managing your credit card account can save you money, improve your credit scores and help you manage your overall financial life. If there's something your credit card issuer can do to make things easier, it never hurts to ask. Comment?
5 min ago | via TheStreet.com
While many American families are still wondering when the economic recovery will benefit them, there are a number of bright spots in the economy to provide hope as the second half of 2016 gathers steam. To be sure, there are many observers who wonder when the recover will benefit the middle class, whose incomes have stagnated. Comment?
17 min ago | via People
When Shahs of Sunset 's Reza Farahan was first approached by Bravo about starring in a new real estate show on the network his first thought was " Hello, it's about time!" Yours, Mine or Ours, which will premiere on October 3 with back-to-back episodes, pits prominent real estate agent Farahan against interior design expert Taylor Spellman. Their goal in each 30-minute episode is the same: to get a couple who wants to move in together under the same roof. Comment?
6 min ago | via The Mecklenburg Times
The world's key central banks have worked themselves into contortions to try to rev up economic growth, raise inflation and coax consumers and businesses to borrow and spend more. They've pumped trillions into financial systems and driven interest rates about as low as they can go - even below zero in Europe and Japan. Comment?
7 min ago | via Reuters
BRASILIA, Aug 25 Brazil's Senate started the impeachment trial of suspended President Dilma Rousseff on Thursday on charges of breaking budget laws. Comment?
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