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Lapeer Real Estate Market, Realtor In Lapeer - 03/31/11 08:32 AM
Homes for sale / sold in Lapeer Mi.price trends, statistics, market conditions03/29/2011 Homes sold in Lapeer:* No sold homes reported last week Homes for sale in Lapeer:* 343 Village West Dr, $30,000 / 2 bedrooms & 2 baths / 1320 sq.ft / short sale* 250 Fox St, $49,900 / 3 bedrooms & 1.1 baths / 1020 sq.ft / private owned* 307 Turrill Ave, $66,900 / 4 bedrooms & 1 bath / 1874 sq.ft / bank owned* 576 S. Saginaw St, $84,000 / 3 bedrooms & 1 bath / 1512 sq.ft / private owned* 320 Courtneys Pl, $104,900 / 3 bedrooms & 2 (0 comments)
1030 Woodside Ct, Oxford MI, 48371 - 03/29/11 08:26 AM
This is the home that you'll compare all others to! 18" ceramic tile floors ~ Granite countertopsBrushed nickel faucets, lighting and cabinet pullsStone backsplash ~ Under cabinet lightingMerillat custom cabinets ~ Full size walk in pantryCrown molding ~ Sliding door from kitchen to custom deckCustom wainscoting in dining room with trey ceilingOak staircase with iron spindlesRaised master bedroom with trey ceiling and pass through fireplaceFull size soaker tub ~ Pass through fireplace to master bedroomTwo person shower with frameless glass shower ~ Duel sinksSeparate lavatory enclosure ~ 28 x 13 walk in master bedroom closet8 x 3 island with granite, custom (2 comments)
Key Fix Up Work For Lasting Impressions - 03/28/11 08:35 AM
First impressions are lasting. Some buyers won't even look at the inside of a listing that doesn't have good curb appeal. Today's buyers are picky. There is no sense of urgency in the market, so buyers are holding out for the best home they can find that will work for them for years to come. In some areas, there are a lot of homes for sale. It's important to make sure that buyers will be attracted to your home before they even walk through the front door. Fortunately, exterior improvements needn't be expensive. The improvements that yielded the highest return on (0 comments)
Golf Highlands of Waterstone, Oxford MI - 03/27/11 08:42 AM
Residential Homes For Sale or Sold as of 03/22/2011 Homes for sale in Golf Highlands:* 1581 Glass Lake Cir, $299,958 / 4 bedrooms & 3.1 baths* 1350 Glass Lake Cir, $300,000 / 4 bedrooms & 2.1 baths Homes sold in Golf Highlands:* 978 Coventry Ct, $173,000 / 4 bedrooms & 2.1 baths* 1019 Chelsea Blvd, $199,000 / 4 bedrooms & 2.1 baths* 1129 Chelsea Blvd, $230,000 / 4 bedrooms & 3.1 baths* 1139 Chelsea Blvd, $232,000 / 4 bedrooms & 2.1 baths Waterstone:1,372 acres featuring 27 holes of championship golf ~ bar & grill restaurant ~ banquet center ~ 15 lakes (0 comments)
Worvies Way, Riverview Estates, Columbiaville MI - 03/26/11 07:37 AM
Worvies WayColumbiaville, MI 48421(vacant property) Riverview Estates! Picture perfect lot (96x293x134x315) on all sports lake. Beautiful homes on paved street, restrictions, some trees. Now is the time to build your custom home while vacant property and interest rates are still low. Enjoy fishing, swimming and boating, it's like being on vacation everyday! Don't let this summer pass by without you living on the lake... Seller Services "I make home buying simple" Buyer Services (2 comments)
Statistical Summary For February - 03/24/11 08:05 AM
Monthly statistical summary for February - Realcomp Average days on market falls as inventory continues to decline:* Oakland County = foreclosures 59 days, non-foreclosures 144 days* Lapeer County = foreclosures 60 days, non-foreclosures 180 days* Oakland County = 8,230 listings = down 25.6%* Lapeer County = 618 listings = down 23.3% Total on market inventory was at 32,695 listings:* 4,907 of these are foreclosures* 27,788 are non-foreclosures* total on market inventory is down 14.6%* out of these on market properties 7,593 are short sales* total average days on market decreased by 4 days to 97 Residential & condo sales:* Oakland County (1 comments)
Inexpensive Bathroom Makeover - 03/22/11 08:18 AM
2 really inexpensive things you can do is paint and re-grout. You can do the job for around $100 and some elbow grease. First, tackle the grout. Give the walls a good washing to remove any soap scum or hard water stains. Next, check out the caulking at the joint where the wall meets the tub. Check the color of the grout for yellowing. Also check for voids. If either is present, use a rubber grout trowel to force the new grout into the joints. Re-caulk the wall-tub joint. After the grout and caulk are completely dry, apply a grout sealer (0 comments)
Oxford MI Real Estate Market, Realtor In Oxford MI - 03/21/11 08:25 AM
Oxford, Oakland County, Michigan 48371market reports, statistics, sales trends03/19/2011 Oxford real estate market:* the median single family home price is $209,004 - that's up 1% from 02/27/11* with a market action index at 17.26, Oxford is currently a buyers market - no change* the average property has been on the market for about 212 days - up 1% from last report* median price per square foot for homes is about $93 - down 23% from last week* there are about 161 properties on the market - down 2% 0r 3 properties Solds in Oxford this week:* 18 Stanton St, $45,000 - (0 comments)
8 Spring Cleaning Tips - 03/19/11 08:16 AM
Practical cleaning tips to reduce stress and frustration during spring cleaning season. 1. Create a flexible, comprehensive plan and put it on paper. 2. Don't try to tackle the whole house at once. 3. After you put things where they belong, you can begin cleaning. 4. Gather all chemicals needed before you begin cleaning and carry them from room to room as you go. 5. Clean the room from top to bottom, moving left to right to ensure you don't overlook door frames, door panels and window sills. 6. Inspect and clean window treatments. 7. Dust first - then vacuum. 8. Get your (5 comments)
Lapeer Real Estate Market, Homes For Sale In Lapeer - 03/17/11 08:01 AM
Lapeer, Lapeer County, Michigan 48446market conditions, price trends, statistics03/15/2011 Lapeer real estate market:* the median single family home price as of 03/13/11 is $119,568 - that's up 2% from 02/20/11* with a market action index at 16.17, Lapeer is currently a buyers market - no change from last report* the average property has been on the market for about 226 days - down 2% or 3 days* the median price per square foot for homes in Lapeer is about $77 - down 17% from 02/20/11* there are about 214 properties on the market as of 03/13/11 - down 2% from last (0 comments)
5051 Vista Bay Trl, Lapeer Homes - 03/14/11 08:15 AM
5.1 lakefront acres in Hadley Township! 476 foot frontage on Tody Lake, private gravel road, close to town, expressway, schools. Now is the time to build your custom home while vacant property and interest rates are still low. * private owned* zoned residential* irregular sized lot with lake views* well & septic needed (2 comments)
Lake Orion MI, Real Estate Market, 03/12/2011 - 03/14/11 08:14 AM
Lake Orion, Oakland County, Michigan 48360statistics, real estate trends, market reports ...Orion, already well established, was platted and chartered in 1859. In 1862, a fire ravaged Orion, destroying everything. Despite this, the town was rebuilt. The railroad that was built in Orion paved the way to mass development in 1872... Price trends: median single family home price as of 03/11/11 for Lake Orion is $141,686 - that's down 10% from 01/02/11 Market conditions: market action index is at 18.29, making this a buyers market Sales trends: average property in Lake Orion has been on the market for about 192 days - (0 comments)
Twp. Hall's Fate Still Undecided - 03/12/11 08:21 AM
Still no decisions have been made regarding the fate of the old Oxford Township Hall, now owned by the village and very little input was received from the public to help guide officials in making one. Only 2 citizens spoke on the issue at last weeks village council meeting. Occupying the eastern end of the Burdick St. municipal complex, the old township hall is 1 story with a basement. The 1st floor consists of approximately 2500 square feet of space with 2 restrooms and 7 plus office areas. The village manager presented council with some cost estimates regarding potential options, which (0 comments)
AuGres Reallocates Money - 03/09/11 08:44 AM
The city of AuGres will have a few extra dollars to spend on sprucing up the downtown area after the city council reallocated around $550,000 in bond money, by passing a resolution at its meeting Tuesday, March 1st. Due to receiving a number of grants for projects, bond money that had been collected for the city's Capitol Projects fund since 2007, would have gone toward those projects, will now go toward other improvements for the city. The city is going to look at improving sidewalks, adding to the parks, improving the waste-water treatment plant and buying some new equipment as well.references: james (0 comments)
Metamora MI, Real Estate Market, 03/06/2011 - 03/08/11 08:31 AM
Metamora, Lapeer County, Michigan 48455price trends, market conditions, statistics Metamora residents attend Lapeer, Dryden, Oxford Community Schools or private schools within Metro Detroit. Held annually, late August every year, is Metamora Country Days and Balloon Festival where 100s of hot air balloons participate and take off simultaneously. Price trends: the median single family home price as of 03/05/11 for Metamora is $213,364 - that's down 18% from the last report dated 01/07/11 or $46,449 Market conditions:with a market action index at 12.97, Metamora is currently a buyers market - index down 3% from last report Sales trends: the average property in Metamora (0 comments)
Village of Oxford Has 4th Best Tasting Water - 03/07/11 08:19 AM
The next time residents turn on their faucets to pour a tall, cold glass of refreshing water, they'll be enjoying one of the best tasting municipal waters in the entire world. Last weekend, Oxford's ground-pumped water took 4th place in the "Best Municipal Water 2011" category at the 21st annual Berkley Springs International Water Tasting competition, held in Berkley Springs, West Virginia. A total of 99 waters - municipal, bottled, sparkling and purified - from 23 states and 10 foreign countries competed. Of those, 35 were municipal waters from 13 states and Canada. Water is judged based on appearance, odor, flavor, (0 comments)
Oxford Lakes Waterfront Community, Oxford MI - 03/05/11 08:42 AM
Oxford Lakes, Year Round Lake Community LivingVillage of Oxford, Michigan 4837103/03/2011 This subdivision is within walking distance of downtown Oxford for dining, shopping or just walking around enjoying the sights. Many custom homes and private parks overlook the 115 acre spring fed Oxford Lake, stocked with bluegill, trout, bass and walleye. Reported solds:* 963 Leighton Ln, $116,000 / 65 days on market / 1965 sq.ft / 3 bedrooms & 2.1 baths* 622 Bay Pointe Dr, $381,000 / 109 days on market / 3320 sq.ft / 4 bedrooms & 2.1 baths New Listings:* 224 Oxford Lake Dr, $112,000 / short sale / (0 comments)
Village of Oxford, Real Estate Market, Homes For Sale in The Village of Oxford MI - 03/03/11 08:06 AM
Village of Oxford, Oakland County, Michigan 48371real estate trends, market reports, statistics03/01/2011 Oxford real estate for sale:* 14 N. Washington St, $1,395 / lease / private owned / commercial* 27 Lincoln St, $69,900 / short sale / 3 bedrooms & 2 baths / 829 sq.ft* 224 Oxford Lake Dr, $112,000 / short sale / 4 bedrooms & 2 baths / 2244 sq.ft Oxford real estate market:* median single family homes price as of 02/28/11 is $208,996 - that's down 1% from 02/20/11* market action index is at 17.27, still making Oxford a buyers market* average property has been on the market for (0 comments)
Charity Island, Part 2 - 03/02/11 08:11 AM
The Oconto aground off Charity Island, December 1885 The Oconto left Oscoda on 12/04/1885 with 22 passengers and 25 crew-members on what was supposed to be a short trip to Alpena. About an hour after they got underway a winter storm descended on Lake Huron and engulfed the Oconto and its crew in a blinding gale snowstorm. "when the storm hit all the lights went out and we were in total darkness"(one of the crew members) The gale grew in strength so fast and the snow was falling so heavily that the captain decided to turn around and run with the (0 comments)
Tawas Bay to Host Regatta - 03/01/11 08:08 AM
Tawas Bay has been selected for the site of the 2012 North American Championship Regatta for the j22 class of sailboats. Hosted by theTawas Bay Yacht Club (TBYC), the championship will be held September 11-14, 2012. The j22 North American championships are held every 2 years on even years and alternate years with the j22 World Championships. The 2011 World Championship is scheduled for October 9-15 at New Orleans, LA. A TBYC officer who is the 2012 j22 North American Championship Regatta co-chair, wants this to be a win-win for the (sailboat) class, town and state.references: john morris, iosco news, donsrealty.net (0 comments)
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