elk river real estate: Elk River, MN Housing Tool Kit Info - 08/23/10 11:37 AM
The city of Elk River is making it easy to find out about your options as a home buyer. Visit the City of Elk River's website by clicking here. Find out about Foreclosure prevention, Home buyer assistance programs, energy saving tips and more!
Whether you are a first time buyer or someone facing foreclosure. I am happy to assist you with looking at all your options. Please contact me for a free consultation!

elk river real estate: 10496 181st LN NW- Elk River, MN 55330 - 07/06/09 07:04 AM

elk river real estate: Elk River, MN - Market Summary - 03/06/09 11:27 AM
For those curious of what has happen so far in 2009 in the Elk River, Mn Real Estate market this blog summarizes the market.
Current Active listings: 249
Active Listings Under $100,000: 15
Pending sales: 31
Pending sales under $100,000: 5
Sold listings year to date: 44
Sold listings under $100,000: 7
It should be noted there a several more sales, mostly townhomes that have occurred just above $100,000. Homes in Elk River are very affordable now.  Many of the two stories that have gone to BANK owned status can be purchase between $200,000- $250,000.
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elk river real estate: Breakthrough Strategies - Never Give Up - 11/11/08 05:02 AM
Never give up is a must know breakthrough strategy!  Most people don't receive the BREAKTHROUGH they desire because they give up too soon.  Often they give up on the very doorstep of breakthrough because the appearance of the situation did not seem like they were that close to breakthrough.
In Napoleon Hills book THINK & GROW RICH he states, "More then five hundred of the most successful men this country has ever known told the author their greatest success came just one step beyond the point at which defeat had overtaken them. Failure is a trickster with a keen sense of irony and cunning. It takes great delight … (3 comments)

elk river real estate: Contract For Deed - 09/28/08 03:47 AM
I know this is not the most likely thing to happen, but I think to cut their losses the National Banks should start selling their homes Contract for Deed. 
They would have to open a new department to process the contracts, but after that it should be like any other loan as far as processing the payments.
By doing this they would be able to sell homes faster and for more money.  Many of the people getting foreclosed on are not bad people.  Perhaps the qualification would be that someone out of foreclosure and bankruptcy would show steady income for 1 … (3 comments)

elk river real estate: Appreciating the little things! Do you? - 07/21/08 03:13 PM
Your life will start to take off when you take time to appreciate the little things.  Are you thankful for certain blessing in your life?  Are you thankful for the wonderful creation God has surrounded us with? How about your eye sight? Hearing? Your health? That you have a roof over your head? The list goes on...
Many of these things are not little...but I am not so sure most people are thankful for them.  Here is a great post that I thought I would share in case you missed.  I read this and so someone who appreciated the little things … (2 comments)

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