Commerce Township Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Commerce Township, MI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Wednesday Jul 22 | via Lake Orion Review
Building a home for a veteran and her family in Springfield Township was just the beginning for My Habitat Clarkston. Now the local Habitat for Humanity group has set its sights on property in Independence Township. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 21 | via Patch.com
Built in 1953 and featured in Better Homes & Gardens as "the house you asked for," house on the market for the first time in a decade. American architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed structures to be in harmony with nature. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 21 | via Patch.com
The complaints said Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner and Wayne County Treasurer Raymond Wojtowicz failed to provide the former owners of the properties with due process, equal protection and just compensation. One of the property owners in the class, Andre Ohanessian, told The Detroit News that he didn't know until his neighbor informed him that a 2.7-acre lot in Orchard Lake Village property had been sold for $6,000 for alleged failure to pay taxes from 2011 to 2013. Comment?
Monday Jul 20 | via Michigan Radio
Michigan's two largest counties are illegally foreclosing on thousands of properties for delinquent taxes, according to class-action lawsuits filed this month. But in doing so they've denied property owners their due process rights, according to the lawsuits filed in circuit courts for both counties. Comment?
Tuesday Jun 30 | via Northern Michigan News
The Detroit News reports the lawsuits filed this month say the foreclosures have reaped millions of dollars for government at the expense of property owners in Detroit and some of its suburbs. The complaints say treasurers in both counties seized properties without providing the former owners with due process, equal protection and just compensation. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 21 | via MLive.com
Realtor Cathy Hoppough says she could sell houses all day long during the first six months of the year - provided she could find the houses to sell. "It's a great market, I can't work enough hours in the day," says Hoppough, president of the Grand Rapids Association of Realtors . Comment?
Friday Jul 17 | via National Public Radio
In Detroit, you can snap up a home for just a few thousand dollars these days. But just because a property is cheap, that doesn't necessarily make it a good investment. Comment?
Friday Jul 17 | via Business Journal
The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of American City Business Journals. KeyBank thinks it's safe to get back in the water of the housing market . Comment?
Saturday Jul 11 | via Grand Haven Tribune
An unusual experience will brought a whole new meaning to "the sky's the limit" to local people with disabilities. They had the chance to float more than 100 feet in the atmosphere in a tethered hot air balloon as part of the annual National Cherry Festival in Traverse City on Friday. Comment?
Thursday Jul 9 | via MLive.com
A hundred dollars may seem like a hundred dollars, but Michiganders can actually purchase $106.16 worth of goods with that money. The Tax Foundation crunched the most recent data from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, which is from 2013. Comment?
10 min ago | via KMPH-TV Fresno
U.S. home prices rose steadily in May, pushed higher by a healthy increase in sales this year. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index climbed 4.9 percent in May from 12 months earlier, down slightly from a 5 percent pace in April, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. Comment?
17 min ago | via Dorsetecho.co.uk
NATIONAL Insurance is an investment to help us when things go wrong. It's not a loan ! The benefits are manifest. Comment?
29 min ago | via POP City
A funny thing is happening on the way to the nation's housing recovery: Some folks are beginning to take stock of their sprawling McMansions -- with the big lawns, cluttered closets and inflated energy bills -- and saying, "Enough!" Enough with the maintenance. Enough with the trappings of conspicuous consumption. Comment?
42 min ago | via Dansville-Genesee Country Expres
Reader question: Hi, Monty, I read your articles regularly and find them very helpful and now have a query myself. Our Realtor called us for permission not to present offers below asking price; we agreed, but I don't understand it. Comment?
45 min ago | via Seeking Alpha
The housing market has failed to perform as expected on either side. Instead, as far as a broader set of measures, real estate is in a bit of stasis, neither really growing nor falling apart. Comment?
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