CEO's North Oaks mansion was his refuge and place to entertain

CEO's North Oaks mansion was his refuge and place to entertain

The CEO of Deluxe Corp. built his sprawling estate in North Oaks for socializing with local business leaders, hosting lavish catered affairs for up to 150 people. Now, you can have it for $1.295 million.

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US average 30-year mortgage rate edges up to 4.16 percent

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Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week, continuing a holding pattern that has prevailed this month.
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TV network may help preserve Aretha Franklin's birth home

Officials in charge of fixing up the Memphis home where Aretha Franklin was born say they are working with the DIY Network to move the crumbling structure to a safer location and make it more attractive for visitors.
Housing
February 22

Americans buy existing homes at fastest pace in a decade

Americans shrugged off rising mortgage rates and bought existing homes in January at the fastest pace since 2007. That has set off bidding wars that have pushed up prices as the supply of available homes has dwindled to record lows.
Variety
February 22

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National
February 22

Detroit suburb will allow mosque to settle lawsuits

A Detroit suburb that had denied a religious organization's proposal for a mosque in a residential neighborhood will allow construction to move forward to settle two lawsuits that alleged religious discrimination, U.S. authorities said Wednesday.
Stage & Arts
February 22

Events, trail celebrate Frank Lloyd Wright's 150th birthday

Wisconsin is celebrating the 150th birthday of native son Frank Lloyd Wright with events and a new 200-mile trail directing visitors to nine of the…
Housing
February 22

Ahead of the Bell: US home sales

The National Association of Realtors reports on January sales of existing U.S. homes Wednesday at 10 a.m. Eastern. Economists forecast sales will tick up to…
Movies
February 21

Review: In 'Get Out,' the two-faced horrors of racism

Fifty years after Sidney Poitier upended the latent racial prejudices of his white date's liberal family in "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner," writer-director Jordan Peele…
National
February 21

Deal reached over unfinished development tied to Trump aide

The remaining condo owner in a failed New Jersey waterfront development has reached an undisclosed settlement with a New York-based real estate company tied to Republican President Donald Trump's son-in-law.
Housing
February 21

Home Depot sees 4Q profit growth on strong housing market

The Home Depot Inc. on Tuesday reported a boost in sales and profit during the fourth quarter, as rising home prices and low mortgage rates continued lifting a healthy housing market. The home improvement retailer also announced that it was raising its dividend.
National
February 19

Telephone owned by Adolf Hitler sells for $243,000

A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000.