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Entries from August 2009

Bank owned homes (Foreclosures) and disclosures – don’t expect any.

August 22nd, 2009 · 1 Comment · tips for home buyers, tips for purchasing a foreclosure

One of the things that really gets my goat (ok, that was an oldie but it applies) is the lack of sellers disclosures on bank owned homes. In Michigan if I decide to sell my own home I am required to provide a written sellers disclosure about the condition of the home.    Are there any […]

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Condo sales in Macomb County MI – FHA has new guidelines as of October 1st

August 16th, 2009 · No Comments · macomb county mi real estate market, tips for home buyers

Just when we think the housing market in Macomb County can’t take much more stringent lender guidelines there is a new curveball thrown in to the mix. As of October 1st of this year those new potential home owners who are using an FHA mortgage will have to really do their homework if they are […]

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Exhausting but educational day – or – what we do to keep our license valid in Michigan

August 12th, 2009 · No Comments · macomb county mi real estate market

In order to keep my Michigan real estate sales person license in force I am required to attend 6 hours of continuing education each year.  Many real estate agents will say this is a waste of time as we are continually educating ourselves throughout the course of the year with each client that we represent, […]

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Turning in your property transfer affidavit after closing on your new home

August 8th, 2009 · 1 Comment · tips for home buyers

One of the important documents that you receive at the closing of your new home will be the property transfer affidavit.    It is very important that you remember to turn this document in to the city or township in which the home is located. You will have only 45 days in which to do so […]

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