Conventional wisdom has always told us it’s cheaper to rent than to buy. But the market just may turn that thought upside down. The real estate website Trulia tracks rent across the country, and today revealed that in many U.S. cities, renting is no longer the cheaper option.
The season for buying and selling homes in the Twin Cities is off to a strong start, but is it good enough to turn the housing market around?
Coon Rapids homeowner Scott Nellis is in a predicament with the city over his reptile and snake collection
Banks took back more U.S. homes in January than in the previous month, the latest sign that foreclosures are accelerating after slowing sharply last year while lenders sorted out foreclosure-abuse claims.
There’s an incentive to take down those holiday lights this weekend, owls are getting stuck and injured. Great horned owls begin their nesting and the increased activity means an increased risk of injury.
We could probably all use a little help cutting down on energy costs, considering the average Minnesotan will spend around $700 this winter heating their homes.
Occupy Wall Street protesters said they won’t let the snow stop them from spreading their message.
A family got the scare of their life when a bat entered their South St. Paul home during the night in August.
It’s a safety threat that could be sitting in your windows. Air conditioning units in ground floor windows are being pushed out to gain access to your home.
Part of the tragedy of the tornado that devastated North Minneapolis is that the same area had already been hit hard by the foreclosure crisis. The combination of those two problems gave one volunteer an innovative idea to solve the two at once.
The Minneapolis Police Department is searching for a man they believe is responsible for at least five burglaries of “high-end” homes in the west metro.
Home and real estate website Zillow.com is reporting that 46 percent of all homeowners in the Twin Cities are underwater. That’s an increase of about 10 percent from last year. However, that news isn’t deterring everyone.
A new report says foreclosure sales in Minnesota increased 11 percent in 2010.
Moorhead is getting more money to buy out homes in flood-prone areas.
With the Preferred Home Team.