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Entries from November 2010

Buying a foreclosure in Macomb County and the house has a well & septic?

November 17th, 2010 · No Comments · tips for home buyers, tips for purchasing a foreclosure

One of the challenges to purchasing a foreclosure is abiding by all local laws regulating the condition of the home (different city/township inspections and Certificate of Occupancy requirements).    Macomb County homes that are serviced by a well and septic system also have a mandatory inspection at the point of sale. This can be a bit […]

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Current foreclosure rates by zip code

November 12th, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This mornings Detroit Free Press has an interesting link:  You can search foreclosure rates in your city or township (or county).  I used the “search by zip code” for the city of my residence.  (Not happy with the results, seems it is still climbing in my area.) Other areas of Macomb County are faring better […]

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Disclose, disclose and oh – disclose!

November 7th, 2010 · No Comments · tips for home sellers

In Michigan as in other states when a home owner puts their home on the market in most instances they are required to fill out a sellers disclosure form. This form really isn’t tricky or difficult to fill out. It has basic “yes and no” questions about whether certain items are in working order and […]

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Update on FHA mortgage changes

November 5th, 2010 · No Comments · fha mortgages and first time home buyers, mortgages in michigan, tips for home buyers

Over the last year I’ve tried to keep my readers up to date on changes that were coming for FHA mortgages and what it means for future home buyers in my Macomb County area. One of the gentlemen that I look to for advice when it comes to FHA mortgages is Jeff Belonger.  He is […]

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