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In the Far Future, Driverless Autos Could Impact Grand Forks Area Properties

The headline in Bloomberg Technology a couple of week’s ago was startling: “A Driverless Future Threatens the Laws of Real Estate.” In a week that opened with Wall Street’s heart-thumping 1,175-point Dow selloff, did we really need something to also threaten the very laws of real estate? Especially something from ...

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Las Vegas Electronics Show Unveils Real Estate Gadgetry

In real estate, it’s the steak—not the sizzle—that draws serious offers. Even so, every year about this time it can be useful (and great fun!) to watch what comes out of Las Vegas’ CES gathering. This year’s edition of the Consumer Electronics Show—the annual trade extravaganza that grabs headlines for ...

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Top 4 Reasons Rental Housing is On the Rise

Whether you are investigating rental housing activity because you’re looking for an investment or just a place to rent yourself, it’s important to become informed about the state of play in rental housing as a whole. It’s a picture that has been changing rapidly—one that’s unlikely to slow anytime soon. ...

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Aging in Place: an Emerging Real Estate Topic

While much attention is directed at the horde of youthful first-time homebuyers, the Millennials and GenXers aren’t the only groups who are having a substantial influence on the direction of the real estate market. Whether they are tagged “mature,” “aging,” or downright “elderly,” the over 55-crowd comprise an increasingly influential ...

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