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If ‘Everything is Different Now,' You Must Be, Too By John Mazzara & Rob Minton Since the recession in the United States hit in late 2007, I've heard a similar complaint over and over again from real estate investors, real estate agents and even other small business owners... "Everything is diffe...
Now That's a Good Question There was a recent headline online that was just begging to be clicked on. "Do you have what it takes to be wealthy?" it asked. Of course, I clicked on it. The article the link directs you to is actually a sort of quiz (you can find it here: http://money.cnn.com/quizzes...
Now THAT's Commitment By Rob Minton & John Mazzara Are you ready to upgrade your skills and reinvent yourself for this marketplace? You need fortitude and commitment to be successful today. Order taking went the way of the dinasaur. Recently, one of the neighbors complained that his son, who'...
The Do's and Don'ts of Passing Down Vacation Property to Family A family vacation home is a place of fun, memories and refuge for generations of friends and relatives. But when the matriarch or patriarch who bought the home dies, it's not uncommon for the same family members to go to war over vis...
If you haven't found out about this site, go there now. If you have blog or site, you can even get an embed code. What the site allows you to do is put in an address and they will tell you how walkable the things are from the address such as transit, shopping library, etc. Imagine if you are s...
If you've never been to the Twin Cities Minnesota, you should. We have many interesting and qualities of life that you won't find anywhere else. I have a video that highlights some of these features. Check it out. Maybe it will peak your interest in moving to the Twin Cities.
I recently created a video about Minnesota. It covers some of the highlights and cool things in our state. I've posted it here for you to take a look at. I am thinking about doing this for each of the communities within our metro area.
Fear Keeps Buyers from Jumping on Low Rates By Rob Minton & John Mazzara The key to purchasing real estate profitably is to recognize when are close to the bottom. Are we there yet?-only when we look back historically can we tell for sure. The goal-in my opinion-is to get close. We are now at ...
This is one property you won't want to miss. Condition is immaculate, location is excellent, opportunity is outstanding for either an owner occupant or an investor. 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 car garage, extra parking spaces, maintenance free exterior, and most everything updated in the past 10 yea...
The more information the better when trying to figure out where we are and where we might be going. Take a look at this presentation. The housing crisis is here to stay. The solution is a more robust housing market that can only be created with lower unemployment-ie jobs and increasing incomes...