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Michigan is Cracking Down on Real Estate Wannabes

If you’re out there selling real estate without a license, the State of Michigan is coming after you! The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) is partnering with Attorney General Bill Schuette to ramp up efforts to hold unlicensed real estate practitioners accountable. There has been a rise in unlicensed real estate activity For…

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Minnesota 2015 Building Code Now in Effect

2015 Building Code Now in Effect for Minnesota

As of January 24th, the State of Minnesota is now using the 2015 Residential Building Code.  A lawsuit filed by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities attempting to delay the new building codes from being released was not successful because the Minnesota Court of Appeals did not file the court order.   The Minnesota…

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4 Common Errors in Construction Estimating

4 Common Errors in Construction Estimating and Their Solutions

  4 Common Errors in Construction Estimating and Their Solutions. by: Josh Francis Instructor/Product Manager at Certified Training Institute   Construction estimating and bidding is one of, if not the, most important factors for contractors to consider when taking on a new project. As a contractor we are constantly playing the balancing act when estimating…

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