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Foreclosure vs. Short Sale Options in Selling Your Ann Arbor Home - 08/26/09 08:58 AM
The Real Estate world is always full of confusing terms, part of our job is to de-mystify them for you, the client and reader, to allow you to understand the opportunities that are out there for you! Being Short Sale and Distressed Property experts, we are the leaders in the Ann Arbor Bank Owned and Short Sale Market. Realty Times has recently written an article discussing investing in Bank Owned Properties, (REO’s), and Short Sales. However with much press at the moment about foreclosures, how are you to know the difference? Well, here is, in short, a handy guide showing the (0 comments)
Beautiful Brownstones in Prime Downtown Locale: Ashley Mews Condominiums - 08/21/09 11:01 AM
Ann Arbor is full of a great variety of different real estate options for the discerning buyer. Whether you are looking for a home in the suburbs or a unit downtown Ann Arbor Real Estate has it all! Ashley Mews in downtown is a great development which offers luxury living minutes from all amenities that downtown Ann Arbor has to offer. The properties at Ashley Mews are located on South Main Street, just one block south of Restaurant Row in downtown Ann Arbor and are modeled after the fine tradition of Boston’s Back Bay and Georgetown in Washington, D.C.'s classic brownstone (0 comments)
Ann Arbor Arts Fundraising - 08/20/09 05:42 AM
I took a break to be at a meet up this moning at Sweetwaters on Wahington to support a fund raising campaign to support the arts in the area. According to a survey in Washtenaw County, 63 percent said arts and cultural programs are very important in the residents choice to live in Washtenw County. Four percent of the county's total workforce works in the creative economy. Ten percent of the county's total payroll is generated by the creative economy. The group for the Tuesday Twetup are part of the Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan's Arts and Culture Challenge. This was (0 comments)
Kathy Toth & Team Closes Chelsea Short Sale Home with Satisfied Buyers and Sellers - 08/11/09 03:20 PM
Kelley, the Seller praises Kathy Toth Team for executing the sale of her Chelsea Ridge home. The house was listed last year and payments were being made until the seller moved to resume business in another city. The property was rented and when the tenant moved out, payments became impossible. We listed the house on 03/16/09 and had some buyers who decided to walk. Meanwhile, we got in touch with the loss mitigator at Countrywide. We got approval and the new buyer was able to close for full price at $175,000 on 8/3/09. Many sellers think it is better to just (0 comments)
Morgan and York Ann Arbor, MI - 08/08/09 09:57 AM
Morgan and York is a fine community member - giving to local charities and welcoming newcomers to Ann Arbor, Michigan. See inside this business located at 1928 Packard. Anyone who has been here in Ann Arbor for more than a few years will remember the store as Big Ten. Try to visit them in person or visit their website www.morganandyork.com because they do ship; product information and ordering instructions are on their site.
You know Ann Arbor, Michigan is a fantastic place to live, play, and discover. Here is a great community find: Morgan & York sells the good stuff - (0 comments)
What home prices are selling in Dexter, Michigan real estate? - 08/05/09 10:25 PM
The Dexter Real Estate Market still shows an abundance of inventory. These charts show the difference between the number of homes listed in a price range and the number of sales in that price range. For all price brackets, there are more listings than sales in June. For July, the $600-650K had more sales, and the $1milion - $2million had equal listings and sales. That can happen because the house was under contract from a previous listing. See the charts for Dexter Real Estate June and July 2009 Price Distribution.
Both charts indicate that the segment of the market (0 comments)
The Ann Arbor Student Building Industry Program is a fantastic chance for students to learn the construction trade and learn important skills to help with that “honey-do” list years down the line! The program began as the dream of representatives of the school system, local businesses, and banking representatives. They believed that high school students could, with proper supervision and assistance, build a quality house. The latest from the program is that their 39th home has been completed and is listed on the market! The 2008-09 student-built home was constructed at 2377 Earl Shaffer Court in Ann Arbor and is (0 comments)
What is happening in the Chelsea, Michigan Real Estate Market? - 08/03/09 10:03 PM
What is happening with the absorption rates for the Chelsea Real Estate market? Homes in Chelsea have gone from about 12 months of supply in January to 14 months in June. If no other Chelsea residential homes were put on the market, it would take 14 months to sell these homes.
Chelsea Real Estate Market Data from 2006 to 2009 is graphed below: Note the downward trend of Average Sale and Asking Prices in yellow and green respectively. See how the units sold have remained flat. The number of new listings have declined slightly. Click here to find (0 comments)
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