Category Archives: St. Paul commercial real estate

Commercial real estate crowdfunding is here to stay, say the industry’s pioneers

by Dan Rafter AJ Chivetta doesn’t hesitate: Crowdfunding is changing the way people can invest in commercial real estate. And because of this, the number of people investing in commercial real estate through crowdfunding will only grow in the coming … Continue reading

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Indoor waterpark? Movie-themed amusement park? Benson-Orth General Contractors helping to bring the fun to Twin Cities suburbs

by Dan Rafter Minneapolis residents looking for even more entertainment than the Twin Cities proper can provide will soon plenty of kid- and adult-friendly fun about 30 miles northwest of Minneapolis. That’s where Benson-Orth General Contractors is ready to start … Continue reading

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Multifamily development soaring in Detroit, Minneapolis and Chicago – but affordability remains a challenge

by Dan Rafter Multifamily development remains hot across the Midwest. For proof of this, look to the key Midwest cities of Minneapolis, St. Paul, Chicago and Detroit. These four cities all saw significant new apartment projects in 2015, projects that … Continue reading

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Renters increasingly demanding higher-end amenities in their apartment communities

by Dan Rafter What do renters in the Twin Cities want from their apartment units? How about everything from walk-in closets and high-speed Internet access to hardwood floors, premium countertops and kitchen islands? These are some of the amenities that … Continue reading

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Marshall Saunders: Using the power of crowdfunding to turn ordinary people into real estate investors

by Dan Rafter Marshall Saunders believes in the power of crowdfunding, and he believes that it can help ordinary people invest in real estate. That’s why Saunders, a Minnesota native who now lives in Saint Paul, founded SaundersDailey, a real … Continue reading

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Five Midwest CRE markets to watch in 2016

by Dan Rafter The Midwest is fortunate to be home to several cities that are in the middle of commercial real estate booms. But five metropolitan areas area poised to have particularly big 2016s. A combination of low unemployment rates, … Continue reading

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Madison, Minneapolis good destinations if you have that entrepreneurial spirit

by Dan Rafter Have an entrepreneurial spirit? Then you might want to move to Madison or Minneapolis. Financial Web site NerdWallet recently ranked both cities in their list of the United States’ top-10 metropolitan areas for young entrepreneurs. Why do … Continue reading

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