MN CRS Board of REALTORS® – BLOOD DRIVE
Hosted at the Minneapolis Board of REALTORS®
When: Monday, July 14th – 1:30pm – 4:00pm
Drive Location: 5750 Lincoln Drive, Edina, MN 55436
To sign up, go to mbc.org/searchdrives and enter sponsor code 4227.
Please contact Sandy Maxwell at firstname.lastname@example.org, Jim Geisinger at email@example.com or Betty Cole at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
The Minnesota Association of REALTORS® is the largest professional trade association in the state with more than 17,000 members who are active in all aspects of the real estate industry.
The value of your home could be rising.
Historically, homes have been a smart investment. Owners lived in a house, then got their money back when they sold…it was a better deal than renting. Borrowers got tax breaks, too, and built equity that could be leveraged into bigger houses as their incomes grew.
But there have been hiccups over the years where home values have dropped significantly and many homeowners found themselves underwater or with a drastic loss of value in their property. Many families today are still waiting for their homes to regain some of its losses so they can move on. When will that home reach its value again?
All key indicators are showing that there is confidence in Minnesota’s economy, which is translating to a positive trend in housing, according to the year end housing report from the Minnesota Association of REALTORS®.
With the continued addition of employment opportunities coupled with low mortgage rates and a tight rental market, many people made the homeownership choice in 2013. Prices are on the rise in Minnesota and inventory is low, so many of those homeowners who found themselves underwater a few years ago, can now consider making a move. Read more…
Loft living is still popular today
It’s hard to believe that loft living started off as a cheap option for struggling artists to live and work. They found vacant industrial space in run-down buildings and made it their homes – perfect for living and working with open spaces and great lighting. But soon the charm of loft space caught on to the more affluent buyer and neighborhoods quickly changed from cheap loft living to the hot-spot in housing and redevelopment. Loft living is still popular today. Why is loft living a worthy real estate investment for you?