Steps to Buying a Second Home

If you're thinking about buying a second home in Michigan either as an investment property, getaway or place to eventually retire, check out these steps to making it happen: Decide Whether a Second Home Makes Financial Sense Even if you don't consider yourself an investor, you no doubt want your second house purchase to be a good move financially. Yet many second-home owners complain that the house, including not just the purchase price, but … [Read more...]

How to Sell Your Home When You Have Pets

It seems everybody loves pets unless they're buying a house where pets live. Why? Because although pets are great, the potential home owner doesn't know YOU and YOU'RE pets. The potential home owner doesn't know what you've allowed your pets to do to your home or; if you have your pets in the home, when they come to tour, what they're temperament is. So, if you're selling your Michigan home and you have pets, read on. Why Don't Home Buyers Like Your … [Read more...]

Lakefront Living in Waterford Charter Township

Waterford Township is part of the lakes area in Oakland County, Michigan. 72,000 people take up residence here in what is known as "Lakeland Paradise" and many of them live on or near one of the 34 lakes that sprawl over 3,000 acres within the Township limits. Most homeowners here have lake access or boat privileges on one of the lakes here. Although, many lakefront homes are being torn down, they're being replaced with new, modern, custom designed … [Read more...]