Monthly Archives: November 2013

Commerce Foreclosures – Buying a HUD home

If you have been looking at foreclosed homes in Commerce Michigan you might want to know what the difference is between a HUD home and any other foreclosure?  There are really no difference in the foreclosed homes itself.  A HUD home is just a home that had a FHA mortgage on it.  It is a foreclosed home. So whether you buy

Posted in Buyer Tips, First time home buyers, Foreclosures, investment properties, landlord Tagged with: , ,

Zillow & Pricing your Milford home for sale

Zillow is used by thousands of home buyers and sellers monthly.  It has become one of the major real estate tools in the industry.  Websites like Trulia, KW.com, homes.com, and realtor.com have become go to sites for many buyers and seller.  Let’s just focus on Zillow and the estimates.  Z-estimates are just that, an estimate of the value of your Milford real estate. A normal

Posted in Milford, Seller Tips Tagged with: , , , , , ,

Michigan relocation guide -pt 1

Are you moving to Michigan because of a job transfer or are you coming home to Michigan after many years away?  Here is a little Michigan relocation guide to the area. You may not know the area very well.  As most of you know from the national new the City of Detroit does have a high crime rate, poor city

Posted in Blog, Neighborhoods, Relocation resources Tagged with: , , , , ,

Selling your metro Detroit home – what does broom clean mean?

When you sell your metro Detroit home almost all purchase contracts say that the home must be broom clean?  What does broom clean mean?  It does not mean that the rugs have to be shampooed or the windows washed.  It would be nice if you ran a vacuum over the carpet and cleaned up anything that is very dusty.  What

Posted in Blog, Seller Tips Tagged with: , , , , ,

West Bloomfield Foreclosures

248)Are you relocating?  Foreclosures have started to dry up here in Metro Detroit.  Many West Bloomfield homes are now appreciating in value so more homeowners are trying to hang on.  The ones that cannot first try to sell their home as a short sale,  Then as a last resort it becomes a West Bloomfield foreclosure.  Here is the latest list of

Posted in Foreclosures, investment properties, landlord, West Bloomfield Tagged with: , , ,

Bogie Lake waterfront properties White Lake Twp MI

Bogie Lake White Lake Twp MI

Bogie Lake in White Lake Twp MI is not a big lake, in fact it is only about 50 acres.  It is just south of M-59 east of Bogie Lake Road.  One of the big draws for Bogie Lake is that it is a non-motorized lake.  No gas motors are allowed.  So lakefront home buyers that are looking for peace and

Posted in Lake homes, Michigan lakes & lake subdivisions, Michigan lake homes & lakes, White Lake Tagged with: , , ,

Home Buyer tips – West Bloomfield homes for sale

Are you looking at West Bloomfield homes for sale it is always best to be prepared.  Here is one of my home buyer tips for the first time home buyer or the experienced home buyer.  This is about negotiating.  When negotiating a home offer it can get very personal and emotional.  Many buyers and sellers start to feel that the

Posted in Buyer Tips, First time home buyers, West Bloomfield

Negotiating the home inspection – Home selling tips

Yes you can negotiate with the buyer on what they want repaired.  Some buyers will give you a laundry list of what they want repaired and others will just give you the major ones.  One of the first items to consider is how bad do the buyers want your home?  Have they told you that the love it?  Have they

Posted in Commerce Township, Seller Tips

Search Homes

Untitled