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By Christine Rae, Staging Expert The Internet is the first source for viewing a property for most buyers, even before talking to a real estate professional. That means curb appeal is important because they are "driving by" the listing, and you don't know it. Here are 10 things to consider when as...
Average interest on a 30-year fixed mortgage fell to an all-time low of 4.69 percent this week, down from 4.75 percent a week ago, reports Freddie Mac. Although rates have held below 5 percent since early May, Michael Fratantoni of the Mortgage Bankers Association notes that demand for purchase l...
When you sell a stock, you owe taxes on your gain - the difference between what you paid for the stock and what you sold it for. The same holds true when selling a home (or a second home), but there are some special considerations.How to Calculate GainIn real estate, capital gains are based not o...
3 BR, 2050 sq. ft., 3 car garage,Finished basement, guest studio $164,900 Professionally Decorated/ Immaculate • 2,050 sq. ft., 2 bath, 3 bdrm single story "Ranch" - MLS® $164,900 - State Land, Park, Trails Paradise Township, Grand Traverse County  -  Professionally decorated & Immculately mainta...
More Positive News for the Traverse City Area - Traverse City homes sales +8.71% from 2009!!! Despite all the gloom and doom we all still hear from the media Traverse City home sales are on the rise and expected to continue to do so.  From January 1st - May 30th 2010 Traverse single family home s...
Home, Guest House, Pool, Stream, 6.90 wooded Acres Opportunistic Country Estate • 2,752 sq. ft., 4 bath, 4 bdrm ranch - MLS® $225,000 - Guest House, Stream, Pool Homestead Township, Benzie County  -  Opportunistic Country Estate w/many options! 3 BR, 2.5 Bath house w/ finished walkout basement, c...

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