real estate: OPEN HOUSE THIS SUNDAY! ROYAL OAK MI, 610 SYMES AVE, 12 til 3 - 03/18/15 05:34 AM
This Sunday The 22nd, Open House in Royal Oak MI, 610 Symes Ave, From 12 til 3 ...

Can you believe this!  Brand new listing, one owner, three bedroom brick / aluminum ranch home in Royal Oak.  Just painted, wood floors, updated roof-windows-furnace-air-hot water heater-electrical-pool.  All appliances stay, full basement with waterproofing, wired for generator, 2.5 car garage with great yard and landscaping.  Do NOT wait on seeing this home!
Need more information or financing help?
Donald Horne / Shirley Grindle, Team Success ListingAssociate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz RealtyOxford Office  248-969-8065Lapeer Office

real estate: Local Homes For Sale This Week, February 26th 2015 - 02/25/15 12:46 AM
Local Homes For Sale This Week, February 26th 2015 ... Open House Sunday, March 1st at 3037 W. Newark Rd. at Noon ... Donald Horne, Team Success ListingAssociate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz RealtyOxford Office  248-969-8065Lapeer Office 

real estate: What is Seller Concessions? - 02/23/15 06:27 AM
What is Seller Concessions? 
Seller concessions are when a home buyer asks the home seller to pay costs on the home buyer’s behalf. These costs could include:
Title insurance, processing, origination, inspection fees and transfer taxes.
For the buyer, the more costs a seller is willing to assume, the more they’ll be able to put down on their new mortgage, allowing them to save money on their payment. For the seller, bringing money for seller concessions is a great way to get their home sold fast. And if the seller already has another home, getting rid of an extra mortgage payment can … (1 comments)

real estate: Oxford MI, Oxford MI Real Estate, Homes and Condos For Sale - 01/28/15 05:03 AM
Oxford MI, Oxford MI Real Estate, Homes and Condos For Sale, Market Report February 2015.
Market Overview: Total sold properties within the last 45 days is 37 (up 9%), average sold price was at $222,576.00 (up 11%). The average days on market until sold was 66 days (up 13%), homes for sale as of 01/29/15 is 51 (up 32%). Pending sales expected to close is 25 (down 22%), with these sales figures we have 42 days worth of inventory (up 15%). With sales and prices up, available inventory at only 1.4 months, Oxford is still in a sellers market.

real estate: Hot Housing Markets to Watch - 01/12/15 11:57 PM
This story from the latest issue of Housing Trends eNewsletter, Top 10 Hot Housing Markets to Watch in 2015. Rachel Stults offered up the places where we can expect ...
We’re closing out the best year in the U.S. economic recovery since the recession hit in 2008. For the most part, the housing market has rebounded. And plenty of places are reaping the benefits.
Where can you find these hot housing markets?® Chief Economist Jonathan Smoke offered up his top 10 picks for 2015—the places where we can expect to see strong housing growth, affordable prices and fast-paced sales.
“The markets on this list range from big … (0 comments)

real estate: Most Markets Still Plagued by Inventory Crunch - 10/22/14 10:21 AM
According to Markets Still Plagued by Inventory Crunch nationwide, new homes are even lower...
The number of homes for sale is still low in many markets: Supply nationwide in September was at five and a half months; most economists consider a normal level to be six to seven months. The supply of new homes was even lower, at nearly five months, according to®'s September National Housing Trend Report.
Inventories Show Signs of Improvements
Strengthening Job Market, Rising Inventories Lift Home Sales
The Real Reason for an Inventory Shortage?
Shadow Inventories Are Quickly Vanishing, Report Says
"To truly relieve the inventory shortage on a … (3 comments)

real estate: What Is? A Series of Questions From Clients on Real Estate And Mortgages - 09/06/14 11:36 PM
What is? A series of questions from clients on real estate, mortgages and inspections. After awhile our clients questions were pretty much the same, so we thought we would answer the popular questions in video form for everyone. Below are the last 3 video answers to the questions most asked of us lately, what is...
1. What is a repair escrow?
2. This question was all about staging the home before photos.
Professional Photography for Real Estate - video
3. What is a earnest money deposit?
Hopefully these videos helped you with your questions on the same subjects, if you … (0 comments)

real estate: Lake Living in Oxford Michigan, Homes For Sale in Oxford Lakes, Market Report September - 09/03/14 10:40 AM
Lake living in Oxford Michigan, homes for sale in Oxford Lakes, market report for September 2014.
You are within walking distance to the downtown area with unique shops and dining as well as Oxford Community Schools. The "Beach Park" is landscaped and fenced, this 6 acre park has a gazebo, large sandy beach, picnic tables, grills, private boat launch with dock, play structure and basketball-volleyball-tennis courts. Current Market Overview For Oxford Lakes:
*  number of homes recently sold, 7
*  average sales price, $216,784.00
*  average days on market, 37 days
*  current available inventory, 4 homes
*  which means that … (0 comments)

real estate: Using Aerial Video to Sell Your Home, Step #5 of Our Real Estate Marketing Plan - 08/27/14 10:55 AM
This week we will discuss Using Aerial Video to Sell Your Home, this is step #5 of our professional real estate marketing plan. So far we have shown you our videos on exterior/interior photography and doing interior videos of your home to highlight its uniqueness to buyers.

For more detailed information on our professional marketing plan, How We Can Sell Your Home Fast Using Today's Technology, please contact us direct at or 810-338-0628. Thank you for watching our videos!
Donald Horne, Team Success Listing > video
Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty
This, is our marketing plan


real estate: Condos in Lapeer Michigan Under $125,000 With 2+ Bedrooms - 08/22/14 10:20 AM
Condominiums in Lapeer Michigan Under $125,000 With 2+ Bedrooms. "One of the biggest draws of condo ownership is freedom from maintenance you might not have the time, desire or ability to tackle - like shoveling snow, mowing the lawn or repairing outside structures. Your monthly condo fees cover these services."
Looking for a condo in or around Lapeer MI > click here.
Mortgage information.
Real Estate Market Overview:
Number of condos recently sold, 7
Average sale price, $103,472.00
The average days on market, 168 days
Available inventory, 2 condos for sale
Average age of homeowner in the Lapeer area, 41 years old
Total number of homes, … (0 comments)

real estate: 3 Bedroom Brick Home, 3 Outbuildings, 65+ Acres, Ponds, All This For Sale in Clio MI. - 08/22/14 04:54 AM
Looking for the country life?  Like horses?  Hunting?  This home maybe exactly what your looking for...  

2291 E. Willard Rd, Clio MI, 48420

For more detailed information on this property or how we can sell your home using these tools, please contact us at the numbers listed above.

real estate: How To Do Real Estate Investment in Oxford Michigan - 08/14/14 05:41 AM
This month's Housing Trends eNewsletter has an article on How To Do Real Estate Investment Right. We have added the complete story by Michele Lerner below...
While we can’t all build a portfolio of hotels, condos and resorts with our names on them like Donald Trump, plenty of individuals include real estate investment in their long-term strategy to build wealth.
For most people, their home is their biggest asset, particularly after they’ve owned it for a decade or more and have paid down their home loan to build equity. Of course, most people also appreciate the inherent value of living in a place they own and love.
From … (1 comments)

real estate: Ortonville Michigan, Sold in 11 Days, 3513 Baldwin Rd - 08/13/14 01:12 AM
Another listing in Ortonville Michigan sold, 11 days on market and no concessions...

3513 Baldwin Rd, Ortonville MI, 48462

If this is the result you are looking for with your home, please contact us direct at or call 810-338-0628.
Donald Horne, Team Success Listing - video
Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty


real estate: What's My Waterstone Community Home in Oxford Michigan Worth in This Real Estate Market - 08/13/14 12:14 AM
What's my Waterstone Community home in Oxford MI worth in this real estate market, update for August 2014. Why are families looking to live here?
This community in Oxford Michigan offers 15 beautiful lakes, 600 acres for recreation-open spaces and park areas, Oxford Community Schools, walking-biking paths throughout the subdivisions, short distance to the Village of Oxford, beach-picnic and park areas, convenient shopping-dining-theater and city events, single family homes and condos located among the lakes and parks, 27 holes of championship golf with banquet center and restaurant.
Current homes for sale in and around Waterstone.
Real estate market overview.
In the last 45 days there were … (0 comments)

real estate: Moving to Oxford Michigan? New Listing in Addison Twp. - 08/11/14 02:29 AM

Donald Horne, Team Success Listing - video
Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty
810-338-0628 or


real estate: Home Sales Have Increased 14.9% in First 6 Months of 2014 - 08/07/14 01:14 AM
All MLS non-foreclosure sales were up by 14.9%... Posted below are the latest sales figures for most of the counties in south east Michigan through 6/30/2014.
1.  All MLS sales for the month of June were up 1.1% from 6308 to 6375.
2.  The median sale price for all MLS sales was up 17.9% from $123,000 to $145,000.
3.  Average days on market (dom) for all MLS decreased by more than 3 weeks, from 66 to 43 days.
4.  On market inventory increased since June of last year by 22.6%.
5.  Short sale listings have decreased by 43.7% since June of … (1 comments)

real estate: 5 Bedroom Colonial on 10.1 Acres in Oxford Michigan, Inground Heated Pool - 08/05/14 09:19 AM
2850 Ballantyne Ct, Oxford MI, 48370


real estate: 3 Bedroom Home with Walkout Basement on 2.50 Acres, Ortonville Michigan - 08/03/14 04:21 AM
3513 Baldwin Rd, Ortonville MI, 48462



real estate: Moving to Ortonville Michigan? New Listing in Brandon Twp. - 08/02/14 10:34 AM

Donald Horne, Team Success Listing - video
Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty
810-338-0628 or


real estate: Selling Lapeer Michigan Homes & Condos, Real Estate For Sale in Lapeer, August - 07/30/14 12:19 PM
Selling Lapeer Michigan Homes and Condos, Real Estate For Sale in Lapeer, Market Report for August 2014.
Real estate market data for Lapeer provided by, Donald Horne, Realcomp and
Real Estate Market Overview For The 48446 Area:
$159,860 is the average listing price / up 4% from last report
Average days on market is 45 days / down 25%
There are 242 total active listings in this area / up 24%
5.4% of these listings are foreclosures or short sales / down 17%
69.01% are private owned properties, 20.99% are rentals and 10.00% is vacant land
The average sale price for homes in Lapeer over … (0 comments)

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Team Success Listing LLC

Lapeer, MI

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