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Are brokerage fees worth it?

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Are real estate brokerage fees really worth it?  What kind of data exists to help us answer this question with confidence? More »

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Bobdisqus questions whether brokerage fees are worth it

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Bobdisqus commented on last week’s blog about real estate agency, and the questions he poses, along with the online papers/studies he listed for reference, are keen enough that we need to explore them and carefully consider what they propose. More »

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Don’t be a Dolt – Part 2

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Last time I talked about avoiding the biggest mistake with your biggest asset, how to avoid being known as a “dolt,” the nature of Agency in Michigan and how it operates on the seller’s side of a real estate transaction. More »

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Don’t be a Dolt – Realtor Agency in Michigan

Team Mike, Ask The RealtorsHello Record-Eagle readers,

For most of us, our real estate is the most valuable asset we own (by far).  As an Ask the Realtor reader, you obviously care about your assets keenly, and you don’t want to be known as a dolt for working at a major disadvantage. More »

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State of the Traverse City real estate Markets – 2013 Part 2

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Looking back at 2013, much of the market data suggest that the Grand Traverse area real estate markets have grown healthier, more stable, and property values are improving in most neighborhoods. In the broader picture, home foreclosure and unemployment figures are both lower, while fewer U.S. households are “underwater” with their home’s equity. More »

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2012 a Record Year for Traverse City real estate

Team Mike, Ask The RealtorsHappy New Year Record-Eagle readers,

2012 was the third best year in Traverse City real estate history.

Isn’t that crazy? More »

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Home Foreclosures Plummet

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Home foreclosures are plummeting nationwide, and that is great news for both the Traverse City real estate market and local homeowners. More »

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