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Mother's Day

Mother's Day

Home is where your mom is, and what better way to pamper your mom this mother’s day than with yummy homemade treats? National Chocolate Chip Day is the day after Mother’s Day, so we’ve whipped up a quick list of delicious treats you can make for your mom with chocolate chips!


Grad Party Yard Prep

Grad Party Yard Prep

Congratulations! Your child is all grown up, graduating, and heading off to college. This is a big life moment for your teenager, and planning a grad party is a lot of work. You have to organize the food, invites, decorations, and more. If you’re holding the party at your home, you also have to worry about cleaning! Here are six things to do before the graduation party that will have your yard looking top-notch for all those pictures and videos you’re sure to be capturing.


5 Things To Do Before You Pack

5 Things To Do Before You Pack

Congratulations on completing the paperwork for your new home! Now comes the hard part: packing. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with these five easy tips to make the transition as smooth as possible...


7 Beautiful State Parks in Michigan

7 Beautiful State Parks in Michigan

March 30th is National Take a Walk in the Park Day! Michigan is known for its Great Lakes and beautiful State Parks! One of our favorite things to do during summer is to spend time on the beach, or wander the trails at one of the parks.


MSDHA Information

MSDHA Information

Down payment assistance of up to $7,500? A federal tax credit of up to 20% of your annual mortgage interest paid? Eric Dusenbury of the Michigan State Housing Development Authority shares information about these MSHDA programs available to Michigan homebuyers.


Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Make your home ready for the busiest real estate season with these spring cleaning tips.


Preparing Your Lawn for Spring

Preparing Your Lawn for Spring

The frigid, dark days of winter are finally coming to a close. It’s time to stow the snow plows and start planning some spring cleaning!


Seven Tips for First Time Home Buyers

Seven Tips for First Time Home Buyers

Many first time home buyers are intimidated by the hefty mortgage they’ll be paying off for the next few decades. The most effective solution to such anxieties is to conduct thorough research to ensure you are buying the most affordable home with the most reasonable financing. These seven tips will help you make informed decisions about one of your biggest purchases.


Understanding Real Estate Representation

Understanding Real Estate Representation

Choosing the right representation for your buying or selling needs is crucial. You have many choices of representation for your real estate transaction. Here are five tips to better understand which type of legal relationship with a real estate professional, otherwise known as an agency relationship, will best protect you during the buying or selling process.


To Rent or To Sell, That Is The Question

To Rent or To Sell, That Is The Question

People outgrow homes all the time, and deciding whether you should rent or sell your house can be a difficult decision. When your current home no longer suits you, selling it is a popular option, but sometimes turning it into a rental home might be the better option.