ferris state university: Buy a home for Ferris college student(s) in Big Rapids, Michigan? - 04/11/15 01:14 PM
Is it a good investment to buy a home for Ferris State University college student(s) in Big Rapids, Michigan?
 
About this time of year, parents start thinking about the costs of paying for college dorms compared to the cost of buying a home that their student can live in during college years.
 
Sometimes investing in a home can be profitable, yet there are no guarantees. One thing that is sure - you will not get any money back from dorm costs, so you might come out ahead by owning a home short term and then selling it.
 
Many owners have kept their rental properties … (2 comments)

ferris state university: June 2013 Junior Engineering Summer Camps Ferris State- Big Rapids, MI - 06/06/13 07:18 AM
June 2013 Junior Engineering Summer Camps Ferris State- Big Rapids, MI   Junior Engineering - Learning with LEGO® Kits  
    Ferris State University is sponsoring Junior Engineering Summer Camps for several grade levels during summer 2013.  Click on the Ferris.edu link below to see the camps offered, grades included and the prices for each camp.  Sure to be a great memory and learning adventure for your Junior Engineer! Date: June 17, 2013 - June 20, 2013 http://www.ferris.edu/lego
Junior Engineering Event DescriptionFor students 1st - 3rd Grades
Great hands-on learning and building. Students will creatively build and modify machines through basic engineering … (1 comments)

ferris state university: Check out Ferris State University dining at The Rock Cafe - open to the public - 05/06/10 06:26 AM
Check out The Rock Cafe on campus at Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. It is open to the public!  This is a great place to eat - or have a meeting or group dinner in the private dining room. 
This huge restaurant has several different buffet-style areas, including international dishes, a Mongolian BBQ grill where you custom pick your ingredients, wood-fired pizza grill, morning breakfast buffet and all for one price, including beverages! 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
We had breakfast at $5.50.  Dinners are $7 as of 5-4-2010.  … (0 comments)

ferris state university: 02/02/2010 Homes Sold Past Week for Mecosta County Area - from SWMRIC multiple listing service - 02/02/10 07:24 AM
Mecosta County includes the City of Big Rapids, Michigan, home of Ferris State University. 
Some other Mecosta County towns are Canadian Lakes, Stanwood, Mecosta, Rodney, Morley, Chippewa Lake, Paris, and Barryton.  The entire county population is around 40,000. 
As of 02/02/2010, sold homes in the past week from SWMRIC mls are:

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ferris state university: Why pay rent for Ferris State University students when you can buy homes like this? - 01/19/10 07:27 AM
Instead of paying thousands and thousands of dollars in rent or dorm fees for Ferris State University students in Big Rapids, Michigan, many parents opt to purchase an inexpensive home.
Many foreclosures do not require much work, and may save parents thousands of dollars in the long run.
Usually the student has a roommate or two that pay rent, and sometimes the student (whose parents own the property) actually live almost free!
Here is a link to an example of a home less than 15 minutes from campus, for $35,000.  It is a manufactured home needing interior paint and some carpet, on … (1 comments)

ferris state university: 101 S. Bronson, Big Rapids, MI 49307, Greenridge Realty Oakmont - 11/07/09 01:49 AM
This home has newer everything! Roof, insulation, windows, doors, laminate flooring in kitchen, carpeting, appliances - including washer and dryer, fresh paint, kitchen cabinets & counter. Less than two miles to Ferris State University, and just within the City of Big Rapids for municipal water, sewer & natural gas. Low utility costs, with trash pickup included in water bill! Check out the video (under 4 minutes) and there is also a link below it to go to the listing details. Just click on the link!



Click Here For Listing Details: 101 S. Bronson, Big Rapids, MI 49307 … (2 comments)

ferris state university: BBQ Competition & BLUES at Ferris State University - Saturday, September 13, 2008 - 09/08/08 05:12 AM

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ferris state university: 720 Finley Ave., Big Rapids, Michigan 49307 about a mile from Ferris State University - 07/27/08 10:44 AM
Nicely remodeled Home! Located in the city of Big Rapids, Michigan about one mile from Ferris State University.  $86,900 One of the nicest homes for sale in this price range in Mecosta County.
Ready to move into! Remodeled with new addition! New wiring, circuit breakers; energy efficient with almost all new windows; heavy insulation, newer roof. Newer kitchen cabinets, washer & dryer included with appliances. Great starter home with room to expand! (Possible 3rd Bedroom)

Click on link to go to listing details:
http://wcarmls.rapmls.com/scripts/mgrqispi.dll?APPNAME=westcentralmi&PRGNAME=MLSPropertyDetail&ARGUMENTS=-N339982796,-N27391,-N,-A,-N466179
 


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