investment property: Forget about buyers and sellers markets - THIS IS AN INVESTORS MARKET! - 01/16/11 06:39 AM
Seriously, now is the time to remove your emotions from the buying process and look at the investment potential, THIS IS AN INVESTORS MARKET!
Forget about the late night infomercials, forget the news about a buyers or sellers market, forget what info your Uncle Fred gave you about waiting; now is the time to get motivated and get your real estate portfolio together, seriously do it now!
As I posted in my blog "Buy a house... Then Buy another" the market is prime for the investor buyer, and they are out buying right now. Economists like Ben Stein, Hedge Fund Managers like Paulson, NAR, … (19 comments)

investment property: "Buy a House... Then Buy Another" - 01/15/11 06:18 AM
"Buy a House... Then Buy Another". Today's home prices are on a par with about 2004 in St. Cloud MN, but the home affordability is probably more like 1996 according to Chris Mayer of Daily Reckoning. Adjusted for inflation he suggests today's affordability is 30% lower than 1996.
Put simply, affordability is the price you pay per month, not the gross sale price. It's how your paycheck is impacted by owning the home, and the mortgage that usually comes with it! The quote was originally attributed to Adam Smith on the Dick Cavett Show in 1971, but it's good advise today, … (4 comments)

investment property: OPEN HOUSE AT 1021 S. 10 1/2 AVENUE, ST. CLOUD, MN - 11/30/10 08:16 AM
OPEN HOUSE THIS SATURDAY, 12/4 FROM 11:00-1:00, AT 1021 S. 10 1/2 AVENUE, ST. CLOUD, MN. This 1 1/2 story is actually an up & down duplex, licensed by the city of St. Cloud, with 3 bedrooms up and a 1 bedroom apartment down. Convenient to the SCSU Campus, Downtown, and half a block from the bus route, this is a great rental or an owner occupied dream property! Think about cutting your payments roughly in half, and saving the rest, or accelerating the payoff of the mortgage!
Features include a detached 3 car garage, fenced back yard with play-set, aluminum … (4 comments)

investment property: Investment Opportunity in St Cloud MN - Price reduced on duplex in the SCSU rental area - 07/12/10 07:24 AM
Price Reduced on SCSU area Duplex - 1021 10 1/2 Ave South in South St. Cloud
Terrific investment opportunity!

South St. Cloud rental property for sale, St. Cloud MN real estate investment, Saint Cloud State University rental property with fantastic rental history and an excellent location, walking distance to SCSU!  Announcing a price reduction on 1021 10 1/2 Ave South, a 2,048 sq. ft., 2 bath, 4 bdrm single story. Now  $119,900 - SCSU rental property duplex for $119,900.
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investment property: St Cloud Civic Center home of The Minnesota Amateur Baseball Hall of Fame - another reason to love St Cloud MN - 07/03/10 05:22 PM
"If you build it, they will come!" The St Cloud Civic Center is already a destination for events large and small in the heart of downtown St Cloud MN. Nestled against the west bank of the Mississippi River between the new Highway 23 bridge and the Veterans Bridge (St. Germain) the Civic Center connects to the Kelly Inn and the Downtown Radisson and is walking distance to much of St Cloud's nightlife (entertainment venues).
Trade shows, conventions, training seminars, weddings, concerts and graduations all have come to the Civic Center. But few people know this facility also houses the Minnesota Ametuer … (1 comments)

investment property: Single Story For Sale in South St. Cloud - St Cloud area real estate - walk to SCSU - 05/05/10 09:07 AM

investment property: Duplex For Sale in South St. Cloud - St Cloud MN area real estate - 04/27/10 11:36 AM
Duplex For Sale in South St. Cloud   Walking distance to SCSU
• 2,048 sq. ft., 2 bath, 4 bdrm single story - MLS® $129,900 - Duplex for $129,900
South St. Cloud, St. Cloud MN  -  New updates to interiors with new gas FA furnances - one for each of the 2 units. Rents are below market value for the location. Super 3 car garage, rent the units and rent the garage, or owner occupy and keep the garage. Main floor tenant to be out at end of June '10. Excellent owner occupant opportunity!Great proximity to SCSU, parks, and the Mississippi river. Property currently generates … (0 comments)