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View the most complete Oakland and Macomb County Michigan blog. Macomb County Michigan is located northeast of Detroit, Michigan and continues to be one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the U.S. It was formally organized in 1818 as the third county in the State of Michigan and named in honor of General Alexander Macomb, a highly decorated veteran of the War of 1812.
Macomb County real estate market springing into action! Average number of number of days on market only 10.9 days   Well I showed many homes this weekend and at nearly every stop I was met by other agents showing the home to their buyers. Not necessarily great news for my client but an encouragin...
Property tax assessments in Macomb Couty continue to drag, but REALTORS® remain optimistic, suggesting there is a silver lining to the market. Click to view the Channel 7 Wxyz.com video report   If you would like more detailed information about current sales in Metro Detroit Michigan, feel free t...
Fresh data released this week from REALCOMP MLS shows that sales are up 26.6% in Macomb County, Michigan. Sales throughout Metro Detroit were also up 7.0% Other data shows that the Average Days on Market decrease from last year by 7 days from 96 to 89.  Click on the page for the full report. If y...
Macomb County October 2011 real estate sales Macomb County Michigan Home Sales are Up in October 2011 According to data just released from REALCOMP MLS listings are down but sales are up in Macomb County Michigan Area # of On Market Listings   % Change # of Foreclosure Sales   % Change # of Non F...
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Average sales prices are up 43% in Macomb County over 2010 Fresh data provided by MiRealsource MLS, reports that the average sales price is up over 43% from September 2010 levels. Bank owned real estate sales in Macomb County dropped to 29% from 38% in 2010. Trend Analysis For Macomb County Resid...
In case you missed this news this week, I found this posted on the Michigan Association of REALTORS website. Transfer Tax To Be Assessed Against Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac 10/25/2011 The Michigan Department of Treasury was asked by certain registers of deeds whether particular entities, such as ...
Does your MLS display the name of the selling broker/agent in the agent profile report for pending listings? If so, why? If not, why not? Recently my local MLS changed their long standing policy and removed this information field. Prior to this policy change, my MLS displayed the name of the sell...
Recently I was showing a foreclosed property and found the only thing left in the stripped property was this chalkboard mounted in the basement. The message "It was fun" struck a chord with me. How many times have you asked yourself, "I wonder where the past owner went". Wonder what happened to t...
Shelby Township Michigan real estate residential market report for April 2009 I have prepared a report of the home sales data in Shelby Township Michigan for the month of April  2009. The information below is gathered from Mirealsource Multiple Listing Service and represents those homes sold by p...

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Read the premiere Macomb County Michigan blog. David Elya is the full-time Broker Owner of BROOKVIEW REALTY in Rochester, Michigan. David is a licensed builder, specializing in single family, new construction, multi-family, condominium and vacant land in Oakland and Macomb County, Michigan.