Real Estate

Real Estate Roundup From May 20, 2015

On the market to find a house, or just like looking at local real estate? Check out our picks for Real Estate Roundup from May 20, 2015.

05/20/2015

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Voigt Pleads Not Guilty In Alleged Ponzi Scheme

Former Minnesota Vikings tight end Stu Voigt has pleaded not guilty in an alleged Ponzi scheme. Voigt entered his plea Thursday after being indicted earlier in April on charges of conspiracy and fraud.

05/01/2015

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Real Estate Round-Up Listings From March 25, 2015

Each week on Wednesday WCCO This Morning previews three real estate listings in the Twin Cities area.

03/25/2015

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‘Parade Of Homes’ Offers Unique Look Into Twin Cities Real Estate

The Twin Cities Spring Parade of Homes is in its 67th year. There are 431 new homes on this year’s tour, that’s the most in seven years. We start with a drive down Sand Castle Drive in Woodbury and take you inside a 2,549 square foot home priced at $444,400. The #133 on the Parade of Homes.

03/11/2015

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Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled the 2014 World Cup in June

The latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.

07/02/2014

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Houses Selling Like Hotcakes Here And There

Spring 2014 housing indicators tell us that procrastination is not the way forward for buyers.

04/30/2014

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Prince Puts Spanish Villa Up For Sale

If you’ve ever wanted to live within the hallowed halls of Prince lore, or if you just want a convenient way to escape this state where “Sometimes It Snows in April,” you may be in luck. Provided you have a few million just collecting dust, the Purple One has put his house in Spain up on the market.

04/29/2014

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Court To Clarify Process For Rescinding Mortgages

The Supreme Court will decide what a home buyer must do to rescind a mortgage that violates the federal Truth in Lending Act. The justices on Monday agreed to hear an appeal from a Minnesota couple who refinanced their home in 2007 with Countrywide Home Loans, Inc.

04/28/2014

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House Hunters Eagerly Await Spring Real Estate Rush

Even with warmer weather in the forecast and the spring home-buying season fast approaching, the Twin Cities remains a strong seller’s market. Inventory remains at a 10-year low. Last month, there were 13,086 homes for sale, down 4.1 percent from a year ago.

04/16/2014

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What Are The Best Buys For April?

At the start of each month, the WCCO Morning Show likes to give you a spending forecast, so here is the inside scoop on what experts say are the best things to buy in April.

04/02/2014

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Survey: Minnesota Would Fall To Zombie Invasion

Bad news, Minnesotans. When the zombie invasion reaches our borders, our state is predicted to fall to the undead throngs. Though it may seem unthinkable given how much practice the state has had with Zombie Pub Crawls, Estately says our state isn’t expected to last if zombies take over the nation.

04/01/2014

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Tail End Of Winter Was Harsh For House Hunters

It’s been a frustrating early spring real estate market for house hunters in the Twin Cities. Minnesota Association of Realtors Executive Director Chris Galler says there’s usually more for sale by this time in March.

03/24/2014

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Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate Recap

Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.

03/01/2014

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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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Best Mpls. Trick-Or-Treat Neighborhoods Ranked

Minneapolis is ranked No. 11, nationally, for Halloween trick or treating. Real Estate website Zillow.com charted the top 20 and also has detailed the top five neighborhoods in Minneapolis.

10/17/2013

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Wilfs To Pay About $85 Million In Damages

More than 20 years and 100 days of testimony have passed in a case that’s pitted a brother and sister against some of the most powerful real estate moguls in New Jersey – the Wilf brothers In a hearing Monday, Judge Deanne Wilson decided how much money the Wilfs had to pay for defrauding former business partners in an apartment deal in the 1980s. Wilson said the plaintiffs – Ada Reichmann and her brother, Josef Halpern – deserve $36 million in punitive damages. Halpern’s attorney says his client client’s decades-long dispute with the Wilfs has taken a toll on his health.

09/23/2013

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Jordan Goodman Talks Markets On WCCO Radio

Personal finance expert Jordan Goodman joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Tuesday.

08/13/2013

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Sheriff: Suspicious Incident In Albertville Unfounded

The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says a suspicious man who was taking pictures in Albertville wasn’t taking pictures of children, but was a real estate person photographing a foreclosed home. At about 12:40 p.m. last Friday, two juvenile females recently reported a man taking photos of them in Albertville.

08/08/2013

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‘Grumpy Old Men’ House Goes On Sale

A St. Paul house featured in the movie “Grumpy Old Men” is up for sale. The house’s exteriors were used for the home of Jack Lemmon’s character in the 1993 film. The house has a view of Lake Phalen and is listed for $195,000.

07/03/2013

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Homes Selling Quickly In Minn. Housing Hotspots

Maybe you’ve heard this story on your block. Your neighbor puts their home up for sale and it’s sold — in two hours. According to a Twin Cities real estate research firm, this is happening all along the metro.

06/11/2013

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New Challenges For First-time Home Buyers

University of St Thomas business professor and real estate expert Tom Musil talked about the hot local home-selling market in the Twins Cities

06/05/2013

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Jordan Goodman Has Money Answers On Morning News

Personal finance expert Jordan Goodman joined Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Tuesday.

05/14/2013

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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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Report Shows Home Prices Getting Back On Track

While the job market may seem unsteady, it appears home prices are growing at their fastest pace since the bubble burst.

03/26/2013

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Realtors Expect A Bountiful Spring For Real Estate

Home sales are at their highest level in three years according to new national figures released on Thursday. In Minnesota, the big story remains the lack of homes on the market.

03/21/2013

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