Monthly Archives: February 2013

Bloomfield Twp Foreclosures as of 2-28-13

Some Bloomfield Township foreclosures are in bad shape.  Such bad shape that banks won’t loan on them.  You see, when you get a mortgage you have to have an appraisal.  The appraiser is going to come into the home and check it out for the bank.  As of May 1 banks hire the appraiser themselves.  So there is no more funny business

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Waterford Foreclosures as of 2-27-2013

It´s commonly believed that foreclosure properties represent easy money that is ripe for the taking – that you can buy it, do a little work on it in your spare time, and then flip it.  This isn’t the case most of the time.  Although, with proper planning and thought, money can be made by buying “fixer uppers”.  For many buyers who

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Lake homes Middle Straits Lake West Bloomfield Michigan

Lakefront homes Middle Straits Lakes West Bloomfield Michigan

Middle Straits Lake is what I would call a semi- private lake.  There is a public access on the lake but it is open to residents of West Bloomfield.  The lake is an all sports lake about 172 acres in size with a maximum depth of 51 feet.  Middle Straits Lake is accessible to the public via a township owned public access

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Livingston County lakefront foreclosures

Wow there are a wide variety of Livingston County lakefront foreclosures right now.  You get yourself a Hi-land lake lakefront foreclosure that is a tiny cottage of 520 square feet for $62,500 or you can get yourself a  Hidden Lake Lakefront foreclosure that is a luxury estate home at over 6900 square feet.  It just goes to show you that foreclosures

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Highland Foreclosures as of 2-26-2013

Metro Detroit home buyers out there recognize good real estate deals.  If a foreclosure is a good deal at list price don’t bid too low or somebody else is going to win the house.  Recognize all the concessions you are asking for.  Realize how weak or how strong your offer is.  The stronger the offer the more likely you are to win the bid

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Why should you buy, instead of rent? Livonia home buying tips

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  Why should you buy, instead of rent?  Livonia home buying tips  A home is usually the biggest investment you make in your life.  The equity and the value of your home is one of your biggest assets later in your life.  It is your home to do what you want in.  Want to paint it purple?  You can.  Want

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Russ Ravary – Realtor ratings Oakland County Michigan

So if you are looking for an Oakland County Michigan realtor ratings how do you find out if Russ Ravary is a top Oakland County realtor or not a good realtor? There are so many Oakland County Michigan realtors out there and you want a good one. I am now in the top 2% of Michigan realtors in sales. BUT

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Wolverine Lake Foreclosures as of 2-22-13

Good Afternoon! Wolverine Lake foreclosures are getting harder and harder to find. Currently there are only 2 homes with an average time on the market of only 25 days, so you have to act fast when you see something you like. See the chart below. Some people like to purchase a Wolverine Lake foreclosure to fix it and flip it.

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White Lake Foreclosures as of 2-21-2013

Good Afternoon! Below is a list of White Lake Foreclosures as of 2-21-13.  Foreclosures in White Lake have gone down from last year, which is a good sign. Where have all the foreclosures gone?  There is a definite slowing down of foreclosures due to several reasons. Short sales – There are more short sales being completed so those homes never become foreclosures. Sheriff sales – When

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Westland Foreclosures as of 2-19-2013

Sometimes Zillow and Trulia will list a home as a Westland foreclosure but they won’t give an address.  These sites use public records as a resource so they may pull up that a home has recently go into foreclosure.  In Michigan a house will go into foreclosure but it isn’t owned completely by the bank yet.  The owner of the house

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