Home Buyer Credits Expired, What's Next for the Market?
Traverse City Realtor Matt Dakoske discusses the Northern Michigan and Traverse City real estate market possibilities now that the home buyer tax credits have ended.The Dream of Living in a Log Home is Alive in Northern Michigan
Log home living in Northern Michigan is not just beautiful; log homes can offer some of the best energy efficiency found in Michigan real estate.Urban Living in Traverse City, Petoskey and Northern Michigan Neighborhoods
Own real estate in a Northern Michigan neighborhood and walk to Traverse City restaurants, downtown Petoskey shopping or to the theater in Manistee.Lumber Era Victorian Homes are Northern Michigan Real Estate Gems
Spectacular 19th century Victorian homes can be found on tree-lined streets in Manistee, Traverse City, Petoskey, and Mackinac Island, but also find sweet deals in Bellaire,
Onekama, Elberta, Northport, and Frankfort.Live in a Lake Michigan Vineyard
Douglas Vineyard, an organic vineyard community just north of Manistee, offers farm estates overlooking Lake Michigan.Buy a House on Lake Michigan, Help the Leelanau Conservancy
Proceeds from the sale of this Lake Michigan home north of Leland help the Leelanau Conservancy.Learn About Green Building and Design at Grand Traverse Green 2010
The Traverse City Expo will educate homeowners and industry professionals on green building and design.Renters a Strong Part of Real Estate Market
Renters who are becoming first time buyers are an important part ot he housing recovery.Home-buying Basics: Assess Your Budget
To know how much you can afford, begin with getting a clear-eyed sense of your budget.Looking For the Uptick in Real Estate
Sales suggest real estate market is about to rise.Which Colors Sell Homes?
Tips for paint colors to use when selling your home.How to Stage Your Home for Selling
Tips for making your home more appealing to buyers.Improve Your Credit to Get More Home for Less
A poor credit score means you pay more for your house. Here are some common sense tips for improving your rating.Clean Your House for Profit when Selling
A tidy home can lead to tidy profits when selling real estate.Real Estate Update: Resort Property Trends
Veteran resort property realtor Jim Richardson advises sellers to be patient when listing northern Michigan resort properties.Sally Erickson Bornschein Talks About Aging in Place
Traverse City’s Sally Bornschein talks about the increasing number of older Americans wanting to grow old in their own homes and what to consider when hoping to age in place.Reverse Mortgages on the Rise
State of economy is steering many retirees to consider reverse mortgages.Grayling: Most Affordable Real Estate in the United States
There’s a $2 Million difference between four-bedroom homes in the most expensive market of La Jolla, California and the most affordable market, Grayling, MichiganFeatured Northern Michigan Open Houses & Real Estate Listings for September
Featured real estate open houses and property for sale in the Traverse City area and all over Northern Michigan to enjoy this fall while you look for your special place Up North.Green Homes More in Demand, Realtors Study Up
The Traverse Area Association of Realtors develops a nationally recognized class to help agents navigate the “green” marketplace for their clients.