SE Michigan News

Safety Tips for New Homeowners

As you move into your new home, your focus is often on unpacking and decorating and what you may be missing is home security.   We discuss everything from re-keying locks and adding deadbolts to changing batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.  We share what to look for when it comes to your landscaping […]

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New Construction as a Niche

New construction is a different process than buying an existing home, both for the buyers and the agent they are working with.  We discuss what to look for in an agent if you are looking at new construction homes and areas around metro Detroit that are prime for new construction opportunities now and in the […]

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Presenting Your Home

You only get one chance to make a great first impression and we share the easy props you can use to freshen the look of your kitchen and bath along with why you don’t want to put your home on the market to “see what happens” before the home is ready. Listen Here: https://www.spreaker.com/episode/50824309

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Mortgage Update and Tips From A Local Lender

Mortgage rates are getting a lot of press coverage and we discuss how the Fed indirectly impacts the rate we pay for a mortgage and what is anticipated for the balance of the year.  We also talk about why in today’s market you are smart to “marry the house but date the rate”, how a […]

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First-Time Homebuyer Tips

We discuss what first-time homebuyers need to know to navigate the current market that has them facing rising home values, rising interest rates, low inventory and competition among other buyers.  We share what type and price point of homes may be easier to find and why fall may be an especially good time for buyers.  […]

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Home Staging Basics

Properly staging your home helps to sell your home faster and for the most money.  We discuss why every seller should pay for a full home cleaning and why landscaping is an important and potentially overlooked staging item.   We also discuss what today’s buyers expect from a home and the timing of getting your home […]

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Parade of Homes & New Construction Update

Guest Forrest Wall, CEO of Homebuilders Association of Michigan, joins us to discuss the Parade of Homes happening in SE Michigan showcasing 41 model and pre-construction homes.  We also talk about the popular trends buyers want in homes, what has new permits down over last year, what state and local government can do to entice […]

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The Shifting Market

Interest rates, inflation, and inventory along with stock market volatility and talk of a housing bubble are all making headlines.  We tackle all these topics and what it means for our local housing market. Click Here to Listen:

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