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A Baghdad office and retail center built in 1989 is listed with Foreign Real Estate Consultants for $2.9 million. Associated Press

Moorhead entrepreneur finds opportunity in Iraq real estate

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Derrick Turner was reading The New York Times while studying abroad in Europe last year. The Carleton College student from Moorhead saw an article about property prices rising in Baghdad.


"It just kind of got me going. There's probably some money to be made there," Turner recalls thinking.

Now he and two partners are selling Iraq property through their business, Foreign Real Estate Consultants LLC.

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