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Real Estate Agent - Lake and Lodge Realty LLC
Discussions involving Big Rapids and Surrounding Area Real Estate.



Another great "To Do" is the 2010 Freedom AirFest. This year it will be held at the Roben-Hood Airport on 18 Mile Rd Terminal Building on Saturday, July 17, 2010. People from all over Michigan and surrounding states arrive in colorful and interesting types of planes. Area residents are invited t...
Well it is time for the big "To Do" for Big Rapids. The Mecosta County Free Fair started today. Located just north of twon on West avenue the fairgrounds is alive this afternoon with rides for everyone and 4H fun for the whole family. If that isn't enough at 7PM you can enjoy some AWWL Big Time W...
Would it not be nice to have one universal way of listing waterfront parcels. One would think that it would be pretty easy. Does it touch the water? Is the frontage Private or shared access? There is so much confusion over what constitutes waterfront that you can never tell until you pull up. Som...
I had an experience this week that changed my thought process on walking vacant parcels forever. I listed an amazing hunting parcel sight unseen. A fellow Realtor from down state Michigan called and knew what he wanted to list for and I was excited. Around here land is usually listed for between ...
Just listed a slice of heaven for hunters. A square 40 with a totally remote feel yet only 5 minutes from Evart, MI. This parcel is 100% wooded with some nice hardwood mixed in. Land is rolling with trails throughout. Gated access is a two track off a seasonal road so this is as remote as it gets...
Recently an I received a call from a seller who was quite distraught over the fact someone had shown their cottage without them being notified. I had no one call so I asked how they knew it had been shown and they said the agent left his card. What disturbed them was the white dog hair all over t...
When you stop and add up all the expenses of getting licensed and set up to do real estate you realize our career choice is pretty expensive to stay in the game yet there is a never ending line of clients asking us to give up everything we have worked for so we can score a small commission. Lates...
If you are in the market for Michigan Vacation Properties you really need to visit the website of Lake and Lodge Realty LLC . Our real estate Board has just joined SWMRIC, which is a multi County MLS feed so now we can be your one stop shopping place for Michigan real estate. This is an easy to n...
Another in our list of "To Do's" is attending the Morley Free Fest. This event has it all. With a pizza pie throwing contest, For the kid's there's a free bounce-land with inflatable's. For the adults there's a karaoke contest and street dance with Laverne and Swanny DJing from 2pm till 10pm, All...
It always amuses me when we get a call to list a house and from the time we walk in the seller is trying to do our job. Keep in mind these are the good hearted people who realized they could not sell the home and called in the professionals. At some point price is going to come up and it especial...

Randy Ostrander

Real Estate Broker, Serving Big Rapids and West Central MI
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