macomb county michigan: Days on market ... Does it really matter? - 01/04/07 01:26 PM
Days on market ... An Algebra problem?
Number 2 question from prospective buyers is ... "How long has this property been on the market?" (Number 1 question is ... "How much?")
Question for all is, do the number of days on market really matter?
Do the days on market really mean something to the buyer?
To the seller?
To the REALTOR®?
If the home is new on the market, the buyer says "Everyone starts out high. Must be over priced."
If the home has been on the market awhile, say over "X" number of days, the buyer says "No wonder it's … (10 comments)

macomb county michigan: Metro Detroit Michigan area housing slowdown is ending - 12/30/06 02:09 AM
Local real estate sales in October increased in Detroit but fell in Dearborn and western Wayne and Oakland counties when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales in October showed:
• 628 homes sold in Detroit in October compared with 594 in October 2005.
• 175 homes sold in Dearborn in October compared with 190 in October 2005.
• 716 homes sold in western Wayne and Oakland counties in October compared with 877 in October 2005.
• 170 homes sold in Sterling Heights, Shelby Township and Macomb Township in October compared with 179 in October 2005.
Sales of existing U.S. homes showed an uptick in … (4 comments)

macomb county michigan: Macomb Township Michigan Town Center is Now Open! - 12/27/06 07:34 AM
Macomb Township, Michigan's Board of Trustee's has taken steps in creating a New Town Center. Located on a one square mile parcel between 24 Mile and 25 Mile Roads, and between Broughton and Luchtman Roads, the New Town Center promises to be the catalyst for a unique "Old Town" development. It is located in the Township's northeast quadrant. Click here for a map
Macomb Township has relocated their municipal offices on a vacant 79-acre parcel. Private developers will develop the remaining square mile. The Center will feature a mix of four carefully planned neighborhoods that focus on the traditions of neighborhood, style, and … (0 comments)

macomb county michigan: Word on the street market snapshots - Inman News - 12/26/06 04:58 AM
Word-On-The-Street market snapshots
Tuesday, December 26, 2006No one knows the local real estate market better than REALTORS.
I was quoted in INMAN news today and asked the following questions.
How is your market?What's happening with prices? What do you anticipate the market will be like next year?What industry issues are you following? What's the biggest issue facing the industry next year?Do you plan to invest in new technology in 2007? To read what I said, click here
David ElyaBroker/Owner Realty Executives GroupShelby Township, Michigan

macomb county michigan: Macomb County Michigan Real Estate Statistics - December 2006 - 12/19/06 10:35 PM
December 2006 Macomb County Michigan Real Estate Statistics
In case you are wondering, there are 6519 residential homes for sale in Macomb County, Michigan.
Presently there are 550 pending listings awaiting a closing date.
Since the first of January 2006 there has been 6211 homes sold in Macomb County Township.
The condominium market is active as well. There are presently 1974 condos for sale.
Just 125 condos are pending.
During 2006, there have been 1429 condominium sales.
The real estate market in Macomb County has experienced an adjustment this year. Homes are taking longer to sell. But if the property is priced correctly, it can still sell. I … (0 comments)

macomb county michigan: Would you like to sell that house or wait? Sell or wait! - 12/03/06 12:36 PM
Would you like to sell that house or wait?
I ask you, when is a house that is listed for sale, NOT for sale?
How about when it's NOT priced to sell?
It's no secret that metro Detroit homes can sit for months, sometimes years. Our market is flooded with sellers who may or may not be selling for a good reason. Some are selling because they "heard" market values were falling. Some are selling because they are empty nesters. Some are moving south. Some sell because they have inherited "grandma's house" and need to move it. Some are looking to trade up to … (4 comments)

macomb county michigan: Macomb County Michigan real estate market information - 11/20/06 05:17 AM
Thanks for visiting my blog! This blog will be the premier place to learn about Macomb County Michigan. I specialize in Southeast Michigan real estate in the Macomb County Michigan area. I am very familiar with property in the following communities: Shelby Township, Macomb Township, Sterling Heights, Armada, Bruce, Centerline, Chesterfield, Chesterfield Township, Clinton Township, Eastpointe, Fraser, Harrison Township, Macomb, Mt. Clemens, New Baltimore, Lenox, Ray Township, Richmond, Romeo, Roseville, St. Clair Shores, Utica, Warren, Washington, Washington Township, Realty Executives Group  is ready to help you make the most of your next real estate purchase or sale in  Macomb County, Oakland … (0 comments)

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