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  • Slow and Steady Start for 2015

    Here’s the recent news release from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors housing data for January 2015  
  • Loan Delinquencies Down & Housing Recovery Getting Stronger

    Week of 1/12/15 Very encouraging news regarding homeowners and the decreased rate of deliquent mortgages:    
  • National August Home Prices Slightly Up

    The Case-Shiller Home Price Index reported a slight increase in August home values of +.2% which was down from July’s +.6% increase.
  • Growing Pains for a Recovering Housing Market

    Here’s a link to a Case-Shiller housing report:
  • Increased Inventory and Decrease in Foreclosures. 7/14/14

    According to the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors for the fourth straight month of new listings compared to the same time frame a year ago.  Read the attached link for more information:  
  • Twin City April Housing Stats

    Traditional Home Sales are continuing to dominate the market and reduce the foreclosure and short sale presence within the housing inventory.      
  • Winter Thaw (Finally) for Most of the Country

    Despite a slower start in January and February this year over 50 metro markets within the country are regaining some momentum.    
  • January 2014 Housing News Release

    Despite lower inventory the extended cold temperatures had an effect on home sales compared to the same time 2013.  Economists have indicated that this was a national effect on the housing markets however should be a short term effect on the overall health of the 2014 housing market.   Click on the link below to get the recent ...
  • National Housing Report Week of 1/27/14

    Housing recovery still occurring for most of the nation. . .  
  • October Housing Update 11/12/13

    Traditional home sales were up almost 20% compared to a year ago while foreclosure sales are down 33% which are strong indicators for the housing recovery.  Here’s a recent news release from the Minneapolis Area Association of Realtors: