55408 : Real Estate Advice

change location

cancel or


Leon Murrell, Renter in Minneapolis, MN
Leon Murrell asked:
How much would it cost to get started in foreclosure clean out in Minnesota? Would I need to be only a lot or need to have a business license as well??
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 24, 2016 Foreclosure in 55408
Josh Lund,  in Minneapolis, MN
Josh Lund answered:
Is it worth it to add a basement bedroom in order to make 4th bedroom for resale in Minneapolis (uptown area)?
Hello Jdinetz,

I would say that a 4th bedroom with a closet and legal window would for sure be a deciding factor for people searching for homes in your area. A 4th bedroom will comm ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Jun 24, 2015 In My Neighborhood in 55408
Ron Thomas, Real Estate Pro in Fresno, CA
Ron Thomas answered:
Why is the sweat equity of diy flippers not recognized by appraisors?
An appraiser would look at the evidence; the quality of the materials and the workmanship.
No one would care who did the work.
You probably do not want them to know; it could come bac ... more
1 vote Share Flag Fri Feb 15, 2013 Home Selling in 55408
Stephanie Gr…, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Stephanie Gruver answered:
I am looking at acquiring a 2up/2down fixer upper duplex in uptown. What is the average per room rent?
Hi Mitch! I would suggest you check out Craig's List to see what is going on for rents in the areas you are considering a purchase. I have owned a duplex rental property in Minneapoli ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Dec 15, 2012 General Area in 55408
Cody Anderson, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Cody Anderson answered:
Is the 3000 block of Irving S a safe neighborhood?
Here is a map of the violent crimes around 3000 Irving Ave S.


Cody Anderson, MN Licensed ... more
0 votes Share Flag Mon Oct 8, 2012 Crime & Safety in 55408
Donald James, Real Estate Pro in Edina, MN
Donald James answered:
I am selling our home & living with my 7 yr old. I don't have the means to put away a lot of my possessions,and I have alot. I am worried
Hi Mary,
Many sellers have your concerns. Make sure you work with a Realtor who can address these. An electronic lockbox shows you who was in your home and for how long. Your Realto ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed May 11, 2011 Home Selling in 55408
Brad Anderson, Real Estate Pro in Maple Grove, MN
Brad Anderson answered:
are there any multifamily properties for sale in 55405/55408 zip codes?
There are many multifamily properties in those zip codes. If you are interested in buying one, you should consider hiring a Realtor to help you.
0 votes Share Flag Wed Apr 14, 2010 Home Buying in 55408
Frank D'Ange…, Real Estate Pro in Minneapolis, MN
Frank D'Angelo answered:
Appraisal help!!
Hi Kate,
Generally speaking it does not take 15 days for an appraisal to be done. Likely the required pre-appraisal events did not happen in a timely fashion. Once you're lender has ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 30, 2009 Home Buying in 55408
Angela Niece, Real Estate Pro in Twin Cities, MN
Angela Niece answered:
I got a home inspection and am ready to close, the only thing is I don't think a Radon score was ever checked.
Ask to have a test done so you can know if you need to do something after close. If it is a problem, it is not expensive in most cases to have a mitigation system put in. We have seve ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Apr 17, 2008 Home Buying in 55408
Patti Ann Ka…, Real Estate Pro in Coon Rapids, MN
Patti Ann Kasper answered:
Do you have a 1br or studio apartment/condo in the Minneapolis/Lakes/Uptown area. We have renters!
Fancy meeting you here!!!
0 votes Share Flag Thu Dec 27, 2007 Home Selling in 55408
Search Advice


Email me when…

Learn more

Copyright © 2016 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer