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Buyer: I've Got A Question; What's A Short Sale? Recently one of my Buyer's emailed with that question. A family member living in a different city in Minnesota is considering options regarding their home and mortgage situation. Mortgage amount likely exceeds value, and expenses have risen while i...
02/10/2011
This post is a well stated honest message for Sellers and Agents to read and take to heart. I had to repost this and spread the word. Thanks Bill and Liz.How Do You Know If Your Listing Agent Will Price Your Home Right?One of the most CRITICAL core competencies of your listing agent is to properl...
01/24/2011
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WE"RE NUMBER 1 1 Degree above zero. Yes, here on the frozen tundra of St. Cloud, MN we cling to almost anything for bragging rights. You would too if your football team did as bad as the Vikings did this year. But we're tuff! We can take it! 1 Degree above zero is the upside, while the sun is out...
01/20/2011
There is a foreclosure in Saint Cloud MN that has been going on for 3 years. It could now potentially have an impact on the entire country, just like the Massachusetts case that voided 2 foreclosures earlier this year. On January 15, 2011 the Star Tribune printed a story called Tiny law project l...
01/18/2011
HOW TO PEEL THE BIG ONION WITHOUT CRYING! Part 1 HOW TO PEEL THE BIG ONION WITHOUT CRYING! Part 2 The banking industry already has alot to answer for. They have re-keyed owner occupied properties before the sheriff's sale, they have made their own rules in selling REO assets, and now it seems the...
01/17/2011
HOW TO PEEL THE BIG ONION WITHOUT CRYING! When I was a young real estate puppy, many years ago, I had what I would describe as a fear of doing bad things to good people. Basically, I worried about damaging the name my Father gave me, and the look in his eyes when he found out. Then there was the ...
01/17/2011
St. Cloud MN Open houses Sunday January 23, 2011 On Sunday 01/23/11 I will be holding 2 open houses, Please stop in I will be happy to provide you with information about these homes and answer your real estate questions. From 12:00pm to 2:00pm I will be holding an open house at 819 7th Avenue Nor...
01/16/2011
Seriously, now is the time to remove your emotions from the buying process and look at the investment potential, THIS IS AN INVESTORS MARKET! Forget about the late night infomercials, forget the news about a buyers or sellers market, forget what info your Uncle Fred gave you about waiting; now is...
01/16/2011
When I read this post I knew I had to spread the word. Some of the credit practices are getting pretty wild. If you've ever had your credit card number lifted, you could be in tough shape at the bank!The craziest thing happened this last week here in Corpus Christi, TX.  The refinance on some ren...
01/15/2011
"Buy a House... Then Buy Another". Today's home prices are on a par with about 2004 in St. Cloud MN, but the home affordability is probably more like 1996 according to Chris Mayer of Daily Reckoning. Adjusted for inflation he suggests today's affordability is 30% lower than 1996. Put simply, affo...
01/15/2011
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