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Step By Step Guide For Buying Your First Home

March 14, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

One of the first things that first-time home buyers should know is that it is going to take a lot of time and effort to find and finally close on a home of their dreams.  In order to make the process as easy as possible and to help buyers make the best choices when purchasing… Read more

Preparing to Buy A Home This Spring

February 27, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

Mid-Michigan homebuyers know as spring approaches they will begin to face some stiff competition for available homes for sale.  With home prices on the rise and fewer homes for sale, buyers need to make sure that they are fully prepared to purchase a home this spring season. To prepare buyers should look at becoming mentally… Read more

This will come to no surprise, WINTER is here!

February 14, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

After a mild winter here in Pinckney and throughout all of Michigan, the snow and ice has finally arrived.  It is time to break out your favorite moon boots, puffy jacket, and bib overall snow pants, the sledding hills are open.  However, if you are trying to sell your home, it can be an incredibly… Read more

First-Time Home Buyers: What You Should Consider Before Making an Offer

January 22, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

A lot of first-time home buyers get in over their heads.  They fall in love with a home before doing any research and end up signing on the dotted line with a home that is too expensive, needs more work than they expected, and are driving longer then they had expected to work each day. … Read more

I am Ready to Buy My First Home. Where Do I Start?

January 10, 2019 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

The industry is saturated with information for first time home buyers.  It is often a bit overwhelming when you are trying to gather initial information on where to start, who to turn to, and what to expect.  In order to be fully prepared to find, finance, and move into a new home it is crucial… Read more

The Pros and Cons Of Buying a Home in the Winter

December 13, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

In order to successfully buy a home during the winter season it is important to understand the pros and cons of the situation.  When buying a home in the winter both sellers and buyers must be flexible and patient with one another when it comes to viewing properties and choosing a closing date. Never feel pressured… Read more

Embracing Winter When Selling Your Home

November 28, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

There really is no reason to wait until spring to sell your home if you find yourself ready right now.  The winter weather doesn’t have to give you pause.  In fact, if years past is a predictor of the future, selling your home during the winter months has gotten easier.  This is especially true as… Read more

Selling Your Home During the Holiday Season

November 8, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

The holidays are upon us!  Some of us are seeing snow flurries, the cold temps have settled in, and you need to sell your house!  While most of us are busy preparing for family gatherings, feasting on festive meals, and wrapping last minute presents some of us are preparing to relocate.  Yep, you probably guessed… Read more

Problems and Solutions to Common Issues in Real Estate

October 19, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

If you want a job in an industry where everyday is different and no two transaction are ever the same, you into real estate.  A boring day just doesn’t happen when you are working daily with a wide variety of people and personalities.  As much fun as it is to work with several different types… Read more

The Most Important Repairs to Make Before Selling Your Home

October 4, 2018 C21 Lady of the Lakes 0

Maintenance, maintenance, maintenance… I can’t stress the importance that keeping up with your home’s maintenance, repairs, and overall general well being can make when it comes time to sell. For many buyers it is important to get into a home without having to do a ton of repairs to make it inhabitable.  It is also… Read more