First-Time Homebuyers

3% down conventional loans!

Fannie Mae released new program guidelines over the last week.  Freddie Mac is following along to some extent.  The big announcement from Fannie is a 97% program!  Until late last...
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What is holding renters back from buying a home?

There are many renters that would love to buy a home, but there are a few things that may be holding them back.  The biggest issue most renters have is...
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Energy Fit Homes… a new standard for energy efficiency in existing homes

400,000 + Minnesota Homes Have Inadequate Insulation New energy efficiency standards for existing homes are being set in Minnesota through a new program called Energy Fit Homes. The HERS energy...
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University of Minnesota – Wow!

I can't say what I was expecting when I visited the University of Minnesota campus yesterday. But, I came away with a high respect for this complex organism. It's easy...
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How much do you have to earn to buy a median-priced home?

The National Association of Realtors put together the infographic below with 5 of the most Millenial-Friendly Cities… the most affordable cities for first-time homebuyers. Good news… Minneapolis made the list,...
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