#1 Top Producing Team for 2011 and 2012 in the entire State of Minnesota
First Time Home Buyers Entire MN 11 county metro Up to $10,000 down payment assistance.
Hennepin, Ramsey, Anoka, Isanti, Sherburne, Wright, Chisago, Scott, Dakota, Ramsey, and Washington First Time Home Buyer Programs
My team was awarded the 2011 and 2012 housing partnership award for our lending committment and top production for 1st time home buyers using Minnesota Housing products in support of affordable housing. Minnesota Housing Website.
Minnesota Housing 2010 and 2011 Award Recipient
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Despite a barrage of new apartment buildings in the Twin Cities metro area, demand for rentals continues to outstrip supply. The average vacancy rate in the seven-county area dipped to 2.3 percent at the end of June, causing the average metro rent price to increase 3 percent to $979, according to … [Read More...]
If you are a homeowner, you know the importance of saving money. However, what you may not know is that, as a homeowner, there is a vast array of things that you can claim as write-offs on your taxes. Here are just a few money-saving tips you can use during tax time. First-Time Homebuyer’s … [Read More...]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes rose to their highest level in nearly five years in May, confirming the housing market's strengthening tone. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday sales increased 2.1 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 476,000 units - the … [Read More...]
Thinking about buying a home or selling your current one? Stop thinking and start doing. Now is the prime time for both sellers and buyers. Here's why. Mortgage rates are rising. After a sharp decline, mortgage rates are starting to inch back up, with a 30-year fixed mortgage averaging just over … [Read More...]
U.S. home prices rose 9.3 percent in February compared with a year ago, the most in nearly seven years. The gains were driven by a growing number of buyers who bid on a limited supply of homes. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index increased from and 8.1 percent … [Read More...]
Home prices in most parts of the country are just about as affordable as they are likely to get, and mortgage rates remain super low. Together, those factors mean that many people are thinking about buying a home. Some will be first-time homebuyers, while others will be “boomerang” buyers who … [Read More...]
I wanted to let you know there are some changes coming for FHA Mortgage Insurance. When you purchase a home the lender needs to pull a FHA case number for the financing. The case number cannot be pulled until there is an accepted purchase agreement. The case number is connected to the property … [Read More...]
Investors armed with cash have largely driven the recovery of the U.S. housing market to date, but a few signs suggest that trend may be easing up. For the past five months, applications for new mortgages have risen suggesting that regular buyers may be starting to play a bigger role in the housing … [Read More...]