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Transwestern: Making a success out of Dakota Landing

Transwestern: Making a success out of Dakota Landing

The Bakken region of North Dakota is booming, what with rigs pulling a seemingly endless stream of oil from the earth here. And with a boom comes new residents both permanent and temporary. It’s easy to think that anytime a new hotel, supermarket or convenience store opens here, it will automatically succeed. But that’s not always the case.

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Dakota Insight Land & Investments: Still making an impact in the Bakken

Dakota Insight Land & Investments: Still making an impact in the Bakken

Plenty of commercial real estate companies have flocked to the Bakken Shale region of North Dakota. And why not? The region is producing a steady stream of both oil and opportunity. Someone has to build all the shopping centers, hotels, apartment buildings and grocery stores needed by the suddenly booming towns of the Bakken area, places like Watford City, Williston and New Town.

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Opportunities abound in North Dakota's Bakken region: Minnesota Real Estate Journal to hold Bakken investing conference this June in Williston, North Dakota

Opportunities abound in North Dakota's Bakken region: Minnesota Real Estate Journal to hold Bakken investing conference this June in Williston, North Dakota

With oil reserves rivaling those of Saudi Arabia, the Bakken Formation in the Upper Midwest is driving an economic boom the likes of which we might never see again. The “North Dakota Miracle” is creating once-in-a-generation opportunities in oil, gas, real estate, business, investment and economic development.