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Entries from February 2012

Helpful tip for Macomb County MI home buyers – start a paper trail!

February 27th, 2012 · No Comments · mortgages in michigan, tips for home buyers

Ask anyone who has applied for a mortgage recently about the process and I’m sure one of the first things that is mentioned is “Oh my gosh, the lender wanted everything you can think of!”   I always smile when I hear these comments coming from my buyer clients, because even though I’ve told them that […]

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Completely off topic, but oh so close to my heart: An adoption plea for dear friends in Macomb County MI

February 25th, 2012 · No Comments · Personal

This has absolutely nothing to do with real estate in Macomb County, so please bear with me.  (Unless I point out that Mike and Shannon were home buyers that I represented several years ago, then I suppose I am ON topic ) I would like to introduce my readers to Mike and Shannon Clauw, two […]

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Finding the right home – “Should I see 5 or 50?” – Advice for Macomb County MI home buyers

February 21st, 2012 · No Comments · first time home buyers, tips for home buyers

If you’ve been searching for the right home in Macomb County recently, then I’m sure you’ve seen the full range:  Foreclosures, short sales, and the even rarer “normal” homes for sale. I don’t believe I’ve had a first time home buyer client yet that hasn’t asked me “Am I rushing things?” when they are considering […]

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When your full price offer isn’t really full price (Sellers concessions and the home buying process in Macomb County MI)

February 6th, 2012 · No Comments · fha mortgages and first time home buyers, first time home buyers, tips for home buyers, tips for purchasing a foreclosure

You don’t have to be a first time home buyer to be confused about how sellers concessions work.   Many 2nd and 3rd time home buyers ask the sellers for concessions (help in paying the buyers closing costs, pre-paid items, and/or tax prorations.) The confusion sets in for buyers when they make a strong offer on […]

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