December 9, 2019

Star Tribune Copies(?) City Lakes Blog

You Read It Here First!, or “Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery” (Still) Hmmm, is the Star Tribune getting home profile ideas from this blog? You be the judge: Here’s the Star Tribune’s headline: “$1.95M Minnetrista Home is Car Lover’s Dream with 16 Garage Stalls, Plus ‘Safari Room.'” –Star Tribune (12/9/19). Now, here’s mine,...
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Paul Volcker (1927 – 2019)

R.I.P., “Tall Paul” [Editor’s Note:  The post below originally ran more than a decade ago, in the aftermath of the 2008 Crash (Oct. 20, 2009 to be exact). My sentiments about former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, who died yesterday at age 92, are exactly the same today.] I don’t have many heroes, political or...
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Exclusions & Protected Lists: Why They’re Seldom a Factor in Residential Real Estate

What Happens After the Listing Contract Expires? [Editor’s Note:  The views expressed here are solely those of Ross Kaplan, and do not represent Edina Realty, Berkshire Hathaway, or any other entity referenced.  If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney.] “Seller understands that the Seller does not have to pay Broker’s compensation if Seller...
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