October 2011

There are 4 blog entries for October 2011.

Commercial Real Estate Land Purchase

Six years ago, developer Jason Townsend won the right to develop a square block at 14th and Dodge Streets – just 6 blocks from the new TD Ameritrade Park and directly off a major Interstate 480 off-ramp into downtown Omaha.downtown_omaha_690

Townsend was chosen over another developer when his plans for a 32-story WallStreet Tower were chosen by then-mayor Mike Fahey. He then purchased the land from the City for $1 and assumed the multi-million dollar cost of demolishing the old Union Pacific building, which occupied the site.

Demolition went forward as planned, but development has stalled. The WallStreet Tower project was estimated to cost $122 million, and in this sagging economy, the developer simply has been

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Omaha Short Sale

omaha_short_sale_400Thinking of buying an Omaha short sale? Get your checklist out. Here is what you need when thinking of buying a short sale in Omaha.

1. Patience

2. Patience

3. Patience

There are so many variables when dealing with a short sale home that you have to have patience and a take it or leave it attitude. You see once you write an offer and the seller accepts it you really do not have an offer that is enforceable until the bank approves the short

sale. Many times you have two banks to deal with which is called a first and a second. The first bank probably is going to deal with the situation pretty quick but if there is a second lender they have no protection in a foreclosure situation so if the second lender isn't getting any of the

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District 66 Homes For Sale

Don't you just love tree lined streets, large lots to enjoy playing and cooking out. District 66 homes has it all. Large home sites, treed lots and close to everything Omaha has to offer. Check out all District 66 homes for sale here.

District 66 Homes For Sale

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Model Homes in Omaha

One of the coolest features in Omaha New homes is the hidden Pantry. Made to look just like the rest of the kitchen cabinets but then Waalah! Hidden Panty. Many of the new home builders in Omaha are building this feature in to their model homes. For a list of Omaha model homes with a hidden pantry feel free to contact me.

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