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New-Home Sales Reach Seven-Year High

Always delighted to share good news re: new home sales… and the latest reports are outstanding.

The National Association of Home Builders reports that sales of newly built, single-family homes… 200 more words

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Tiny houses: A solution to homelessness in St. Cloud?

The first “tiny house” in Minnesota built specifically to provide shelter for the homeless is ready to be occupied. But it doesn’t yet have a home of its own. 477 more words


By the numbers: Homeless population declines, suburban poverty rises

While one new report shows that Minnesota is seeing a decline in the number of homeless people in all parts of the state, another finds the poverty rate in the Twin Cities suburbs is soaring at an unprecedented rate. 318 more words


Sold! Home sales in Twin Cities area jump by almost 20 percent

The much-discussed busy spring housing market was for real in the Twin Cities metro last month.

According to the monthly statistics released by the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors on Thursday, it was a white knuckle May for buyers, with sales outpacing listings and bidding wars accompanying many sales. 272 more words


Celebrate National Homeownership Month!

Did you know that June is officially “National Homeownership Month”?

Here’s what former President George W. Bush proclaimed back in 2002, when the month was established: 184 more words

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Work begins to demolish abandoned pool where two brothers almost drowned

On Monday, the owner of an abandoned apartment pool where two young boys nearly downed sought and received a permit from the city of St. Paul to demolish it. 353 more words