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Jenison MI and the Greater Grand Rapids areas, real estate related information including houses for sale, rent and Buyer/seller tips from Therese VanderMeer FlexIt Realty.
Am I wrong in thinking that just getting any offer is no longer good enough for our Short Sales??  I currently have a couple of Short Sales we received offers on but nothing that held the Buyer accountable nor showed that they were serious Buyers.  It was really more like, let's just cast a net o...
                                                                                                                      Am I a "Stealth Blogger"?  Hmmmmm....maybe, and it's just kind of evolved that way.  I have been on Activerain since 2007 and am just now starting to find my voice here becoming ...
A very good friend and truly remarkable woman passed away April 5th 2010 and although over the recent years our lives crossed paths much less often than I would have liked, she has always been in my thoughts and prayers.It was over 5 years ago that Chris learned of her Lung Cancer, the prognosis ...
This past weekend I was at a soccer tournament and was having a nice time chatting with a number of other parent's there.  One of them suddenly mentioned she had given my name and phone number to a friend of hers who needed to sell her home.  She had the home listed previously for $170,000.00 and...
The last few years have definitely been a learning experience in the Short Sale Process for everyone...and we have all been working furtively to be able to learn and understand the ever evolving and changing dynamics of the short sales.  Each Lender has its own internal process and the dynamics o...
Recently I had a number of condo showings scheduled with a client of mine and the one for which she was the most excited to see happened to be owned by a Retired World War II Navy Vet. We knew this instantly as we began our preview due to the incredible memorabilia, medals and pictures he had car...
  This is often a difficult decision for most however not for my Mom & Dad many, many years ago!  When my parents were in their early 60's they suddenly decided (much to my surprise) that living in a Tri Level home was too much work for them.  They no longer wanted to mow the lawn, shovel the dri...
Lake View Home Absolutely Perfect for Family Cottage or All Year Round!You're NOT you enter this beautiful Lake View Home!   If you are looking for the perfect home to call your own where you can enjoy time away from your normal every day hustle, bustle and grind, a place where you ...
If you are looking for a home that will provide you all the amenities that true luxury living entails then the Summerset Community in Georgetown Township may offer just what you are looking for.  Nestled among gently rolling hills and offering generous sized yards, you will find the homes here ar...
Being that this is the time of year we all "Get the Bug" and have the dream of owning a home on the water with lot's of summer fun in the sun, I decided to do a little research and find out how many lakes we have here in our lovely Jenison MI, Georgetown Charter Township Area.  Even though I hav...

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