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Minot Residents, Final Reminder, VOTE TOMORROW!No Excuses! If you have EVER complained that "You can't fight City Hall" or "the government stacks the deck against you" or "the common man can't win against the government machine" then help us bring down the Minot Good Old Boys Club by getting out ...
Plan NOW for the 2016 North Dakota State FairNow is the time to make your plans to come visit ND and see all it has to offer. Why not visit during the week of the State Fair in Minot July 22-30th 2016?If you are a member of Active Rain I promiser I'd hold the FIRST EVER Active Rain ND Meet-Up! Fl...
Minot ND Housing Report for the week ending 02/27/2016Be sure to note the line above as this is a very restrictive report.There were 8 homes sold in this limited catagory. The most expensive home sold for $360,000 and it was on the market for 199 days. The least expensive home sold for $183,000 a...
4 Years Ago This Week... We moved back HomeAfter the flood of 2011 our home was left surrounded by and inundated with mud and yuck from a river flowing through it for a full month. Things looked like this in August of 2011:On Feb 24th 2012 , 4 years ago this week, our home was fully restored and ...
Minot Board of Realtors Press ReleaseMinot Board of Realtors Press Release, 02/26/2016 Minot Home Sales 2015 Home Sales on Par with Pre-Flood/Oil Years Minot ND, A recent story aired by a local television station grossly misrepresented the health of the Minot real estate market. The statistics re...
Local TV Miss Reports Housing Situation, Causes PanicKMOT TV in Minot ND did a report on Minot Housing and threw out erroneous numbers that have sent many into a panic. Although they were given accurate information they came up with another set of numbers that make it appear that Minot's housing ...
Freeze That Abstract!At a closing today I told my Buyer client that they should rent a safety deposit box at their lenders institution. Much to my surprise the lender said “we no longer offer safety deposit boxes, put it in a zip lock bag and toss it into the freezer”. Really??? I had never heard...
$60,000 Price Reduction1700 Dakota Drive, Minot ND 58701Minot MLS# 160164Now Only $399,000.This is a fantastic, new construction, home BUT the builder is sitting on to much inventory and needs to get it sold! 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, triple garage, and fantastic views from nearly every window. Huge ....
Buyers & Sellers Be Prepared for the Final Walk Thru The final walk thru is a vital part of the Real Estate transaction and should be held no less than 24 hours prior to closing BUT 48 hours would be even better. The purpose of the walk thru is to see that the home is in an acceptable condition b...
Minot Citizens Need To Vote On Tuesday March 1st If you have ever been upset that there is "A Good Old Boys Club" that stacks the deck against you then Tuesday March 1st is your day to make a difference in Minot ND. There will be a special election in Minot that allows in a change for the City ho...

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Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor
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