Housing and the 2016 Presidential Election

Buy/Sell Now or Wait? With the November election finally(!) on the horizon, at least some Buyers and Sellers are trying to decide whether market conditions — and by market conditions, most observers mean interest rates — will be more or less favorable once U.S. voters have spoken. The dilemma:  whether to act now or wait....
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Beautifully Updated 4 Bedroom Colonial With Gorgeous Kitchen, Just 2 Blocks From Cedar Lake!

First Open Today(!) From 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Where: 2822 Sunset Boulevard, two blocks from Cedar Lake in Minneapolis’ Sunset Gables neighborhood. What: Colonial with 4 Bedrooms on one level, over 2,900 finished square feet. When: listed last Monday 4/25); days on market: 6. How much: $724,900. Who: listed by Ross Kaplan, Edina Realty-City...
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“Republican Sputnik??”

Of all the reasons adduced for Mitt Romney’s election loss, perhaps the most surprising is that the Republicans’ “get-out-the-vote” technology lagged the Democrats’. Look for the 2016 Republican nominee — Chris Christie?  Jeb Bush?  — not to make the same mistake.  P.S.:  Sputnik, of course, was the 1957 satellite launched by the Soviets that served...
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