January 17, 2011

City Lakes Blog “Greatest Hits”

“Golden (Not So) Oldies” As a service to newcomers to this blog (and to jump start hits on the redesigned site), herewith is a “Top Ten” list of previous City Lakes Real Estate posts. Do a keyword search on any of the post titles (below), and you’ll see it pop up in the top 5 hits (or...
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Broker Tour (1/18): Affordable Fern Hill

For Lunch:  Quiche and Cold Cuts (Subs, actually) Please join me tomorrow (Jan. 18)  at 2615 Monterey in St. Louis Park’s Fern Hill neighborhood between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. This 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath stucco charmer has all-new windows, refinished hardwood floors, and new interior paint. Just the right size for first-time Buyers —...
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The Contract for Deed “Catch-22”

CD’s and Market Risk Contracts for Deed can be a great option for home sellers with lots of equity, and Buyers who can’t otherwise qualify for a mortgage at a good rate. Under the usual terms, the Buyer comes up with a down payment, then makes monthly payments to the Seller for a prescribed period — often...
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