Welcome to the second installment of our Quarterly Newsletter.
With summer in full swing and the market heating up – the North Shore Title team couldn’t be more excited for what the rest of 2019 has in store.
Over the past six months, we’ve been:
- Ramping up our website with reliable and helpful information
- Preparing to launch a new and exclusive Smartphone Application specifically for our partners
- Expanding the North Shore Title team
- Hosting and implementing Continuing Education Courses
- Giving back to the community by working with and sponsoring local charities and foundations
Giving Back to the Region.
North Shore Title cares about our community. We are proud to employ more than 35 employees in our region and have made a point to work with – and support – many local charities and foundations, including:
- One Roof Community Housing
- The YMCA
- The Boys and Girls Club
- Safe Haven
- Habitat for Humanity
- Several local youth scholastic and athletic organizations
Why Work with an Independent Title Agent?
As the market heats up, trust North Shore Title to assist you with a smooth closing process for you and your clients. As an independently owned and local agent, North Shore Title can choose the best underwriter to achieve optimal results. We write title insurance on multiple underwriters’ paper and can choose the most appropriate one based on risk appetite, geographical project location, pricing and terms. We can also facilitate commercial real estate transactions locally with our in-house underwriting counsel.
With a proven team of local title experts and an “every detail, every time” approach, we’re here to raise your expectations about service, performance and professionalism.
We look forward to seeing you at the closing table.
Brad & Baiers
[COMING SUMMER 2019]
The sidekick you never knew you needed.
Be the first to access the NorthShoreTitle ONE app. Click the button below to be informed of the launch of the NorthShoreTitle ONE app.
SUMMER 2019 EVENTS
At North Shore Title, we love being local and giving back to the community is our passion. We have a busy summer ahead of us and look forward to participating in numerous events across the Northland.
Be sure to keep an eye out for us at the following events:
- Cloquet Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing
- Hermantown Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing
- Duluth Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic
- Socks for Survivors Golf Scramble
- Two Harbors Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing
2019 HOUSING FORECAST
Staying on top of housing trends helps us meet challenges head-on. Between rising rates, higher home prices and inventory increases, trends show that it will be more difficult to buy or sell a home this year than it has in the past.
TOP HOUSING TRENDS IN 2019
1. Modest inventory gains continue; high-end inventory growth spreads
Inventory hit the lowest level in recorded history last winter, but finally bottomed out and reached positive territory in October. National inventory increases will remain low in 2019 at less than 7 percent. In majority of markets, the number of homes being put on the market or newly constructed has increased slightly, while the pace of sales has slowed slightly, which has helped stop the inventory decline…
Click below to learn more about our current market.
1031 EXCHANGE COURSE
[May 29, 2019]
We would like to thank those who attended our 1031 Tax Deferred Exchange course at Northland Country Club. Due to the great turnout of realtors, bankers, attorneys and CPA’s, we will continue to explore relevant topics and plan to offer more courses for free CE credit throughout the year. Please reach out to us with any topic ideas for consideration.
If you are interested in attending upcoming events and free continuing education courses hosted by North Shore Title, click the button below.