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Entries from September 2009

1st time home buyers tax credit expiring soon – here are some tips to help hurry along your purchase

September 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · first time home buyers, macomb county mi real estate market, Up to $8000 1st time home buyers tax credit

I’m one of the real estate professionals here in Macomb County that does not believe there will be an extension to the Federal first time home buyers tax credit.  Too much money has been spent in the last year with less money coming in.  The Federal government has to put a stop to it soon, […]

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Macomb County condos for sale – sorting through the FHA guidelines for condo approvals

September 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Condos in Macomb County MI, fha mortgages and first time home buyers, tips for home buyers

One of the most frustring experiencesfor a home buyer in our area and all across the country is falling in love with a condominium and then finding out that it won’t pass muster as far as FHA is concerned. We all try very hard to do our due diligence: Is the condo complex a new […]

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Are foreclosures the only good “deal” in Macomb County? Not by a long shot..

September 13th, 2009 · No Comments · first time home buyers, macomb county mi real estate market, tips for home buyers, Up to $8000 1st time home buyers tax credit

“I only want to see foreclosures” I had an interesting conversation with a caller yesterday the other day and  thought I would share it with all of you.  I’m hoping that by sharing it and putting it out to the public that other potential home buyers will see it, and understand the very real aspect […]

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MSHDA Down Payment assistance programs for home buyers in Macomb County MI

September 8th, 2009 · 3 Comments · fha mortgages and first time home buyers, first time home buyers, Tax credit for first time home buyers in Macomb County MI, Up to $8000 1st time home buyers tax credit

MSHDA (Michigan State Housing Development Authority) has some new programs to help first time home buyers with their down payment assistance.   I talked with Michelle Cyplik of Paramount Bank in Rochester MI about these programs just before the Labor Day weekend, and we are going to get together at the end of this week to […]

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Reduction in the number of foreclosures on the market in Macomb County MI

September 1st, 2009 · No Comments · macomb county mi real estate market, Tax credit for first time home buyers in Macomb County MI, tips for home buyers, Up to $8000 1st time home buyers tax credit

If you have been out and about looking at homes for sale in the Macomb County area then you surely have noticed that the number of homes on the market that are foreclosures (bank owned) is less than what it was a few months ago. Part of the reason for this lower number of bank […]

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