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Housing Market

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Twin Cities Rank No. 1 In Predicting Nat’l Housing Market

If you want to know what the national housing market looks like, just see how the Twin Cities is doing. The Twin Cities landed at the top of Time’s Crystal Ball Awards, which looked at which markets closely match the ups and downs of national home prices.

07/31/2014

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12-12-13 Housing Market Summary On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Why are November sales down???

12/12/2013

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Twin Cities Housing Market Slowly Recovering, Study Shows

Home sales remain on the rise even though home prices are going up along with interest rates from mortgages, according to a report released Thursday by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors.

07/11/2013

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Home Sales Increasing: What’s The Top Trend?

There are new signs that the housing market is gaining momentum. Sales of previously-owned homes jumped nearly 8 percent last month, and that’s the biggest gain in more than two years.

09/19/2012

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More Signs Of Improvement In Housing Market

There are more encouraging signs in the housing market.

09/19/2012

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Husband & Wife Sentenced For Mortgage Fraud

James and Wendy Ober were sentenced on Thursday to serve 120 months in prison for their role in a “sophisticated mortgage fraud scheme” involving fake documents – including phony divorce decrees and the forged signature of a Minnesota judge.

09/13/2012

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Experts Say Housing Market Gaining Strength In MN

Experts say the housing market in Minnesota is continuing its recovery as new listings are down and sales are up, according to a report released Thursday by the Minnesota Association of Realtors.

07/19/2012

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Twin Cities Breaking Free Of Housing Crisis?

It may be the most promising sign yet that the metro area is moving past the housing crisis. The latest report from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors shows that pending home sales jumped 16 percent compared to last June.

07/12/2012

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Metro Housing Reports Show Positive Trends

The housing market in the Twin Cities continues to get stronger, based on two reports out Tuesday.

06/12/2012

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Quick Sells: Houses Under $140,000

There are signs the housing market may be taking a turn for the better. Especially when it comes to a certain “type” of house.

05/24/2012

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Henderson Aims To Sell Land For Dirt Cheap

One Minnesota city is trying something different to get people to invest in their town. The small town of Henderson, located just southwest of the Twin Cities, took a big hit from the falling housing market.

05/15/2012

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Home Sales Continue To Climb

There are more signs of recovery in the Twin Cities housing market.

05/11/2012

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It’s Cheaper To Rent, Right? — Not So Fast

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.

04/06/2012

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$26B Mortgage Deal: Who Benefits?

Big news from the mortgage and foreclosure crisis: government officials tell CBS News a historic settlement will be announced Thursday that could affect nearly two million homeowners.

02/09/2012

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Slow Growth In Minnesota Housing In 2011

Just-issued figures for 2011 are showing signs of recovery in Minnesota’s housing industry, with good news for buyers and sellers.

02/03/2012

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