Richfield Real Estate News
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Thursday Dec 11 | via Star Tribune
Just Listed brings you the latest news and information from the Twin Cities-area commercial and residential real estate market and beyond from veteran reporters Jim Buchta and Kristen Leigh Painter. L&H Station Development is moving through the city of Minneapolis approval process with its mixed-use project that could redefine the lightrail stop and intersection at Lake Street and Hiawatha Avenue. Comment?
Nov 22, 2014 | via Star Tribune
Aeon CEO Alan Arthur and Hope Community head Mary Keefe have worked together to redevelop Minneapolis' Franklin and Portland intersection. Nearly 15 years ago, Alan Arthur, CEO of community developer Aeon, met with members of the neighborhood organization Hope Community about turning around the blighted corner of E. Franklin and Portland avenues in south Minneapolis . Comment?
Nov 20, 2014 | via Star Tribune
When I visited Lucy Craft Laney School in Minneapolis a few weeks ago, Principal Mauri Melander told me one of the biggest challenges her students face is homelessness. Up to 20 percent are homeless. Comment?
Oct 1, 2014 | via Business Journal
Owner Mike McCaw paid $750,000 for the 13,000-square-foot building at 917 Fifth St. N. where he will expand his fast-growing firm. His firm now operates out of a 2,600-square-foot headquarters at 1121 Jackson St. NE., which it will keep. Comment?
Sep 26, 2014 | via Politico
STATES USE IT TO INTEGRATE MEDICAID WITH OTHER SERVICES : David Pittman reports: Renting an apartment for a month costs less than a day in the hospital, so Minneapolis Medicaid officials have made a shrewd calculation. Instead of waiting for their poorest, chronically ill patients to get sick enough to go to the hospital, officials provide housing for them so the patients can take care of themselves and avoid acute episodes. Comment?
Monday Dec 22 | via Channel3000
What does a Milwaukee bartender, a Florida commercial aircraft parts salesman, a Washington real estate agent, a Baltimore special education teacher and Paul Chryst have in common? An open records request to the university's athletics department revealed 46 applicants sent in 278 pages of resumes, coaching philosophies and references to Athletic Director Barry Alvarez for the position that Chryst received on Dec. 17. State law allows candidates to remain confidential if they ask for that in writing. Among the football coaches who applied for the position were current defensive coordinator Dave Aranda, Brigham Young University head coach Bronco Mendenhall and former Army head coach Richard Ellerson. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via FindLaw
The COUNTY OF RAMSEY; The County of Hennepin, on behalf of themselves and all other Minnesota counties, Plaintiffs-Appellants v. MERSCORP HOLDINGS, INC.; Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc.; Bank of America Corporation; Bank of America, N.A; Citigroup, Inc.; CitiBank, N.A.; CitiMortgage, Inc.; Deutsche Bank National Trust Company; EverBank; Goldman Sachs Mortgage Company; GS Mortgage Securities Corp.; HSBC Bank USA, N.A.; JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.; Morgan Stanley ABS Capital I, Inc.; SunTrust Mortgage, Inc.; TCF National Bank; The Bank of New York Mellon; United Guaranty Corporation; US Bank N.A.; Wells Fargo Bank N.A.; Does Corporation I-MMM, Defendants-Appellees. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Star Tribune
Grant money for programs to fight teen pregnancy and provide housing for the poor went for handbags, designer jeans, and a son's rent, etc. The two nonprofit programs for poor Minnesotans that Roberta Barnes started up in 2002 and 2008 touched the heartstrings and she was rewarded with $1.7 million in state grant funds to underwrite her efforts. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via KSTP
A St. Paul woman pleaded guilty to using two non-profits to steal almost $500,000 in state and federal grants, the U.S. Attorneys Office said. Barnes obtained $1.7 million in grants from the Minnesota Department of Health and the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency through her nonprofits with promises to use the money for philanthropic purposes. Comment?
Thursday Dec 18 | via Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal
As I see it, the real point at issue here is that Alan Blinder on the one hand and Jeff Madrick and Arnold Packer on the other have very different ideas of what the "mainstream" of modern American economics is. Alan Blinder believes that the "mainstream" is his brand of economics--MIT-Princeton-Berkeley. Comment?
37 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
Driven by the housing recovery, the home improvement retail industry is expected to become a huge industry by 2019, opening up a sizable addressable market for Restoration Hardware. Restoration Hardware is taking advantage of the fragmentation in the industry by integrating several products under one catalog, thereby helping customers save time. Comment?
1 hr ago | via AK&M
Fitch Ratings affirmed Russian Mortgage Backed Securities 2006-1 S.A.'s notes and subsequently withdrawn the ratings, the rating agency informed. The withdrawal of the ratings follows the affirmation and withdrawal of the ratings of Bank VTB, the originator. Comment?
1 hr ago | via AK&M
Fitch Ratings revised the Outlook on OJSC LSR Group's Long-term foreign currency Issuer Default Rating to Negative from Stable and affirmed the IDR at 'B'. Fitch simultaneously affirmed the senior unsecured rating of the outstanding bond issues at 'B', the rating agency informed. Comment?
2 hrs ago | via MyBankTracker
Opening a new checking or savings account usually involves a certain amount of paperwork and if you're like most people, you probably don't take time to read through all of it. I readily admit that I've skimmed over things like fee schedules and disclosure statements more than once. Comment?
3 hrs ago | via Philly.com
The period from Thanksgiving to Super Bowl Sunday is not a peak time for buying and selling houses, or such is the conventional wisdom. Yet, houses are listed, shown, sold, and closed in that nearly 10-week stretch, and that's the case this year, one in which the market is not yet in full-steam-ahead recovery from its prolonged downturn. Comment?
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