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Burgum snaps up new downtown property portfolio

The transaction, completed May 1, involved an undisclosed sum, but the 17 parcels of real estate formerly owned by Feder Properties and Feder Realty Co.—including several retail locations on Broadway—have a combined appraised value of $8.8 million, according to city … Continue reading

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More buyer’s agents boycott low-commission properties

WASHINGTON — It’s one of the dark corners of American real estate that doesn’t get much attention from consumers: When realty agents representing potential buyers don’t like the commission split offered on a particular listing, they might boycott it — … Continue reading

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East Baton Rouge government hope blight court will help fix problem properties

For more than a year, Victor Crain’s home has been an eyesore for his neighbors on May Belle Court — an otherwise well-kept neighborhood street where almost all of the yards feature manicured flower beds and freshly mowed lawns. But … Continue reading

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Five DC Comics Properties We Would Like To See On Television

We truly are living in the golden age of superhero TV. There used to be just one or two programs dedicated to live-action comic adaptations per generation with Superman with George Reeves, Batman with Adam West, Green Hornet with Van … Continue reading

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Marin homebuyers resort to creative incentives to get scarce properties

While house-hunting in Marin, Kiu Phung of Novato and her husband, Michael Murray, made offers on three homes to no avail, always losing out to higher bids. Finally, they wrote a letter to a seller introducing themselves and explaining why … Continue reading

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Sauk Rapids looks to combat problem properties

Flaking paint(Photo: Getty Images/Photick) SAUK RAPIDS – Sauk Rapids is looking at how to combat problem properties. On Tuesday the city will consider adding an ordinance that will regulate residential property maintenance. A public hearing on the issue will be … Continue reading

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Eden Prairie’s Paul Hawkins retiring from United Properties

Paul Hawkins Posted: Saturday, May 23, 2015 9:00 am Eden Prairie’s Paul Hawkins retiring from United Properties Posted on May 23, 2015 by Patty Dexter Eden Prairie resident Paul Hawkins, executive vice president and chief financial officer for United Properties, … Continue reading

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Nuisance properties challenge for county – Whidbey News

One man’s trash may be another’s treasure. But what happens when a neighbor’s “treasures” become an eyesore or worse — a threat to public health and safety? About 200 complaints are made every year to the Island County Planning Department … Continue reading

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Share “Under-50-unit apartment properties sell…”

Smaller apartment houses — four-plexes and eight-plexes — and others with fewer than 50 units have also been magnets for capital. “It’s an exciting time in Oklahoma City for apartments with less than 50 units,” said Ted Prince, a broker … Continue reading

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Thousands protest latest Boulder County property value appraisals – Longmont Times

Property value appeals Owners of properties in Boulder County can get information about filing protests by going to the assessor’s website — BoulderCountyAssessor.org — or by calling the assessor’s office at 303-441-3530. When: Property owners have through June 1 to … Continue reading

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