Home Ownership

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Good Question: When Should You Refinance Your Home?

Mortgage rates have dropped once again to near all-time lows. This week’s average rate for a 30-year fixed loan is right around 3.6 percent. That’s almost a point lower compared with rates 12 to 15 months ago. It also has mortgage brokers’ offices four times busier than a typical January.

01/20/2015

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Twin Cities Home Ownership Gap Widens Along Race Lines

A report released Tuesday is giving us some new insight on home sales in the Twin Cities. It takes a look at how neighborhoods in Minneapolis and St. Paul seem to be recovering from the foreclosure crisis.

05/27/2014

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Survey: Young Adults Putting Mortgages Before Marriages

Is a home the new engagement ring? A new national survey shows more and more young couples are putting mortgages before wedding bands these days.

04/17/2013

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Making Sense Of Obama’s Housing Market

Is the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.

03/06/2013

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La Crosse Program Helps With Home Ownership

A program new in La Crosse helps hometown heroes purchase, sell or refinance a house.

08/31/2011

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Home Ownership Rate For Black Minnesotans Drops

New census figures show the home ownership rate for black Minnesotans has dropped.

07/14/2011