Met Council chair Tchourumoff departs for job at the Fed

The leader of the metro area’s regional government is stepping down early to take a job at the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank. Alene Tchourumoff leaving is leaving her position as chair of the Metropolitan Council on Nov. 30, the council announced …

Women in construction share their war stories

Polly Friendshuh became a union electrician in the 1980s because she wanted a well-paying job to support herself and her three young children. Beating the odds in a male-dominated industry, she found that and a lot more.

[Opinion] Loan Originator Compensation Rule should NOT be changed

The proposed changes from the October 17th MBA letter to the CFPB are driven by company owners and not loan originators. I highly recommend the CFPB talk with some actual loan originators.

FICO: Student debt creates a pull on credit scores

In today’s competitive housing market, there are many factors that help determine whether a person is ready to buy – rather than rent – their next home. To better understand the profile of individuals who are taking the next step in their financial journey, FICO researched how previous financial milestones impact the readiness to open a mortgage among Millennials.

This real estate market will see almost 12% in appreciation

According to the latest VeroFORECAST, this MSA is projected to see 11.7% appreciation for single-family residences and 11% appreciation for condos and townhomes and its market remains one of the strongest markets in the country, with its extremely low 1.4-month supply of homes struggling to fill the demands of its growing population.

Public Notices, Oct. 28, 2018

… ) REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) CONSTRUCTION MANAGER CITY OF NEW ULM … delivery method of Agency Construction Manager (CMa), for the approximate … contract with the selected construction manager for preconstruction (to … 3, 2018) STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF BROWN …

Saving lives through better highways

… , on the Alaska pipeline construction crew from 1975 to … , including soils and materials, construction engineer, project manager and traffic … project manager, he oversaw construction of the Main Avenue … engineering saves lives, and Minnesota is a prime example …

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