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Betty Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Betty Johnson answered:
I would like to rent a house in minneapolis iam moving from arkansas i august of this year
Interesting. Are you coming to the Twin Cities for work or school?
Great place to live and play. Rents vary of course with the location, size and condition. I will have 1 for rent ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Apr 21, 2013 For Rent in Minneapolis
Dean Gupta, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Dean Gupta answered:
Can the FHA Loan (have pre-approved letter up to 200k Loan) buy the 3-unit or 4-Unit home (the one sale price from 200K and less, ofcourse) ?
Yes there few things can be in your favor. First live in the building yourself--so it is owner occupied. 2) then if you can show the Rental leases from 2 or three unit, then 60-70% o ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 18, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Dean Gupta, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Dean Gupta answered:
Choosing between Blaine and Champlin
Blaine & Champlin are two very different community. It will depend on many factors. 1) Where you work 2)What is your family status? 3)what price range 4) Where does your friends/relati ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 10, 2013 Quality of Life in Minneapolis
Chase Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Burnsville, MN
Chase Lenz answered:
I have bad credit but need an apartment in Minneapolis area ASAP. Any suggestions?
How bad? Explain what happened.
Tell them you willing to put down extra in a damage deposit.
Provide prior rental references that will have good things to say about you.
Have pay stu ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 20, 2014 Rentals in Minneapolis
Dean Foerster, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Dean Foerster answered:
what neighborhood is 8300 31, St. Louis Park, MN 55426
It's the Aquila Neighborhood. Here's a map of the neighborhoods in SLP:
http://www.stlouispark.org/webfiles/file/neighborhoods/neighborhood_city_map.pdf
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 10, 2013 Market Conditions in Minneapolis
Ben Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Ben Johnson answered:
Can anyone recommend a solid appraiser or appraisal company in 55412?
Dustin Hawkins is great, 612-309-5662.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 8, 2013 Home Buying in 55412
Ben Johnson, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Ben Johnson answered:
Will any local C.U./banks approve of a Re-fi on my current property, knowing it's only been 2 years since my short sale?
Depending on the rest of your financial situation Matt Stengle at RoundBank may be able to help you 651-463-8300. I have used him for unique situations in the past and he has done a gre ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 10, 2013 Financing in Minneapolis
Matt Ashworth, Real Estate Pro in Coon Rapids, MN
Matt Ashworth answered:
Tile or Hardwood?
Wood will be better for you in the long run, and better for resale. Perhaps consider a tile "landing" of sorts in front of the sliding door?
0 votes Share Flag Thu Nov 6, 2014 Design & Decor in 55448
Don Tepper, Real Estate Pro in Fairfax, VA
Don Tepper answered:
Seller has a mortgage so can't do a CFD. Seller is offering a lease. I'd like to "rent to own" this property. How can I?
Easy.

Any good real estate lawyer can do the paperwork. There are two documents--a pretty standard lease and a customized option. Each one is different, but generally the option spec ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 15, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Christopher…, Real Estate Pro in Saint Paul, MN
Christopher Block answered:
How long is reasonable for a buyer's agreement?
Ok TAKE A DEEP BREATH IT WILL BE OK! Hahaha

It is quite possible the agreement could have been for a year. I know some agents that will do standard 3 or 6 month agreements. Some like ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jul 2, 2014 Home Buying in 55401
Mark Claesse…, Real Estate Pro in Coon Rapids, MN
Mark Claessens, e-Pro, NHSS answered:
looking for a nice 3 bedroom 900-1100 no problem areas having 1 child in june want to be moved by may 1
Dear Christopher,

I help a LOT of tenants get into rentals. And your request is something I see every day. I need to get you up to speed.

Just to be fair, I just ran a search f ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Mar 27, 2013 Rentals in Minneapolis
Donald James, Real Estate Pro in Edina, MN
Donald James answered:
Need advise on how to proceeded further/negotiate on redflags on the the Builders purchase agreement
Good questions. I am assuming your have your own buy-side Realtor. Your professional Realtor should lead you through contracts line-by-line.
0 votes Share Flag Mon Apr 8, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Brian Amiot, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Brian Amiot answered:
In general, are single family homes in MSP selling for the asking price?
Here is a great website for statistics. You can look at the percentage of original price by city, zip, etc. Plus a whole lot more!
http://thething.mplsrealtor.com/interactive
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 5, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Chase Lenz, Real Estate Pro in Burnsville, MN
Chase Lenz answered:
I like to rent my home for 3-5 years beautiful home in sunnyslope area in Edina mN , would like at 6000 per months how much the rental company takes?
1 months rent is my standard commission.
Call me and we can negotiate a discount based on your situation.

Chase Lenz
612-819-4474
chase@sp-realestate.com
0 votes Share Flag Mon Jul 29, 2013 Rentals in 55424
Charles Dail…, Real Estate Pro in Saint Paul, MN
Charles Dailey answered:
Are there any lenders offering doctor loans in Minnesota?
If you're looking for a lender that can lend on an employment contract and one paystub as opposed to waiting for 30 days in the position, I can help with that. I don't know of a specif ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Dec 15, 2014 Financing in Minneapolis
Claire Basti…, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Claire Bastien answered:
We are a family looking for a single family home for rent ..approx $900/mo-$1100mo 2 bd 1 bth ... for June 1st..612-807-6454 ..Mike
It's a little early for homes to be listed for rent in June, but check out my rental listings on my website.

Also you can keep an eye out on Craiglist, but you'll probably not find m ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 21, 2013 Rentals in Minneapolis
Kevin Bumgar…, Real Estate Pro in 55112
Kevin Bumgardner, Realtor answered:
I am looking to purchase a home in the next 6 to 12 months in MSP, coming from San Francisco. What are the top 3 neighborhoods you recommend?
Great question Brie!
There are some good areas in both Minneapolis and St Paul that could meet those needs. I'd be more than happy to give you a tour when you're in the area. I have ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Feb 7, 2014 Home Buying in Minneapolis
David O'Neil, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
David O'Neil answered:
2014 Taxes Values House at $20,000 Less then 2013
Tax value is just an estimate for taxation purposes and is not what it will necessarily sell for. I wouldn't stress to much about it. Tax values, particularly in Minneapolis, are often ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Mar 15, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Elizabeth Fu…, Real Estate Pro in 55445
Elizabeth Fuller answered:
I have a senior condo I want to rent out. Where are the best places to advertise? (Free is preferred, but all ideas are welcome). Thanks
First, check the rules. Senior condos may not be rentable to others. Your concierge, if you have one, will tell you. If not, you need to check the rules. Remember, these were built ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Apr 6, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
Jessica Tracy, Real Estate Pro in 06084
Jessica Tracy answered:
Where to find FHA loan information for first time buyers?
You can go online at http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/buying/loans and click on the FHA Lender list to find a mortgage broker in your area. I would also check to see if any loca ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Apr 26, 2013 Home Buying in Minneapolis
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