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TWIN CITIES REAL ESTATE NEWS

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Twin Cities Business Magazine

10/17/2017
Few Listings Leading to Fewer Sales in Twin Cities Real Estate Market

Twin Cities Business Magazine
Months of supply—a real estate metric measuring how long it'd take for inventory to bottom out without additional listings—is down to just two-and-a-half months in the Twin Cities, MAAR said. Typically, five to six months is considered a balanced market.



TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

10/19/2017
Neighbors rally to support development moratorium on St. Paul's Marshall Avenue

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
But Smyth was among a sizable line of neighbors who approached the St. Paul City Council on Wednesday with a heady request. He and other residents have asked the council to block any new real estate development between Wilder and Wheeler streets, ...



Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

10/05/2017
Russ Nelson, a fixture in Twin Cities real estate, is retiring

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
By Nick Halter – Staff Reporter/Broadcaster, Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal. Oct 5, 2017, 2:24pm CDT. Russ Nelson, who has brokered some of the biggest real estate deals in Twin Cities history, is ending his career after 35 years. Nelson in ...
Commercial real estate dealmaker Russ Nelson will retire at year's endMinneapolis Star Tribune

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TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

10/20/2017
Apple Valley home where filmmaker killed his wife, little girl and himself is for sale

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
The house has been empty since, a sad reminder to neighbors of the double murder-suicide, said Lorray Tupy, who lives next door. “There's just this sadness to it,” she said. The real estate listing shows the sales price has been cut $20,000 since the ...



Minneapolis Star Tribune

10/19/2017
Todd Grill takes the helm at Counselor Realtor

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Todd Grill has held plenty of leadership roles in the Twin Cities real estate market: agent, longtime broker and president of both the Minneapolis Association of Realtors and the Minnesota Association of Realtors. Now he's tackling something new: chief ...



Minneapolis Star Tribune

10/16/2017
Shortage of listings continues to constrain Twin Cities housing market

Minneapolis Star Tribune
Brooke Wolford with BRIX Real Estate, said that despite the decline in sales last month, competition for listings is still fierce and many buyers are still being outbid in multiple-offer situations. That's especially true for inexpensive houses that ...



Minneapolis Star Tribune

10/20/2017
Rosenblum: Twin Cities play 'Body and Sold' reveals grim truth of sex trafficking

Minneapolis Star Tribune
... Karen is based on interviews with real survivors in five major cities, including Minneapolis. Kent's reaction was a common one among the 10 talented young actors playing various roles, including a small-town girl, a young gay man thrown out of his ...

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Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal

10/20/2017
2017 Fast 50 No. 17: The Excelsior Group - Minneapolis / St. Paul ...

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Real estate firm The Excelsior Group returns to the Fast 50 at No. 17 this year with a revenue growth rate of more than 98 percent from 2014 to 2016. Last year ...

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TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

10/19/2017
St. Paul council member proposes simpler rules for backyard-chicken hobbyists

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
St. Paul City Council Member Amy Brendmoen, a former backyard coop owner, has proposed simplifying the rules around owning chickens as pets. Among the biggest changes: Prospective hobbyists who plan to own ... For Tier 2, coop owners will need to get ...



Minneapolis Star Tribune

10/07/2017
For the moment, at least, some Twin Cities home sellers are being forced to cut prices

Minneapolis Star Tribune
For five long years, the owners of a house at 2104 Kenwood Parkway — known for its appearance in the opening credits of “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” — waited for a buyer. Though the Minneapolis house was in perfect condition, exquisitely staged and on ...