Mackinac Island Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Mackinac Island, MI continually updated from thousands of sources.
Jan 21, 2015 | via MLive.com
A beleaguered Mackinac Island ferry service is adding to its fleet amid a legal battle over the rest of its boats. Arnold Ferry announced the addition this month of the Isle Royale Queen III, a refurbished cruise ship that recently carried passengers in Lake Superior, to the company fleet for the upcoming 2015 summer season. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via State of Michigan
Friday, June 12, 2015 LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced initial appointments to the Middle Eastern American Affairs Commission. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via MLive.com
"Green building has gone from being 2 % of new structures or major remodels to being 30% in the last 10 years." "It's possible to build deeply green homes at more of a normal price point if you're building them at a community scale," Meadowlark Builders president and co-founder Doug Selby tells Kirk Heinze on Greening of the Great Lakes . Comment?
May 27, 2015 | via Michigan Lawyers Weekly
The Michigan Attorney General has alleged that Steven B. Ruza was involved in a home mortgage fraud scheme that netted hundreds of thousands of dollars and victimized more than 100 people. Comment?
May 18, 2015 | via Zillow Blog
Walter Atkins is the son-in-law of the person who won this home for $52,100 at auction and is fixing it up. For decades, people have fretted over the blight caused by the hemorrhaging of jobs from a town that was once the toast of U.S. industrialism. Comment?
May 20, 2015 | via C & G Newspapers
"Go through your closets, basement and storage areas, and if you haven't found a home, rent a storage unit for those stored items, if you can afford it," said Realtor Randy Gates, of Keller Williams Lakeside Realty. For example, if it's summer, store the winter items and vice versa. Comment?
Mar 7, 2015 | via Live Charts
UK stocks finished firmly lower on Friday as investors showed their nerves ahead of a pivotal weekend for Greece as the public votes on creditors' bailout proposals. With the result of the referendum apparently too close to call and reports claiming that Greek banks were beginning to run out of money, market participants were trimming their positions ahead of Sunday's vote. Comment?
13 min ago | via Yahoo!
A disabled Perth couple has won an extraordinary legal battle against a major mortgage lender that was trying to throw them out of their home over loans which went bad during the global financial crisis. Dale Burns, who is functionally illiterate and blind in one eye, defended himself in WA's Supreme Court against Perpetual Trustees Victoria, claiming decisions to lend him more than $850,000 through a series of "low doc" loans up to the end of 2007 was unconscionable. Comment?
13 min ago | via SBWire
For homeowners struggling to keep their home, going to court may seem daunting. But, most people don't realize that going to court is actually one of the best ways to stop notice of default proceedings and save the home from foreclosure. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Globe and Mail
Lenders have a book of tricks to keep you tied to them for as long as possible. One of their strategies is the "early mortgage renewal." Comment?
13 min ago | via SBWire
The best way to learn how to stop a foreclosure auction in California is to talk to a foreclosure attorney. The legalities involved in foreclosure and the different options that homeowners have in preventing a foreclosure or stopping a foreclosure auction are usually not simple matters. Comment?
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