1. Condo Buying Terminology: A Cheat Sheet

    Buying a condo shouldn’t be rocket science. You find the perfect place, make an offer to the seller, pay a couple of fees, and bam! You just bought a home. However, buying a condo actually has a lot of moving parts which include a number of funny real estate terms you’ve probably never heard before…. read more

  2. Ann Arbor Condo Report – November 2018

    New Inventory Added for Ann Arbor Condos Skyrocket Ann Arbor condos have seen a drastic increase in the amount of condominiums entered into the multiple listings service this November. A total of 57 units were added, and this is a significant increase of 90% compared to the mere 30 units entered the previous November. The… read more

  3. Ann Arbor Condo Report Update – October 2018

    Ann Arbor Condo Buyers get to Experience the Best of Both Worlds Luckily for Ann Arbor condo buyers, this October has seen almost a doubling in the amount of new listings entered and sale prices have decreased compared to the previous October. The increase in inventory is a significant 75.7%, from 37 units entered October… read more

  4. Pre-Approval: Your 1st Step in Buying a Condo

    Step 1 – Get Your Pre-Approval In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show you are serious about buying your dream home is to… read more

  5. Ann Arbor Condo Report – September 2018

    Good News for Ann Arbor Condo Buyers, Selling Prices are Well Below Listing Prices Listing prices are higher than last year, but luckily for those looking to buy an Ann Arbor condo, the selling price is at least 15% below the listing price! Asking prices are a significant 27.6% more than September 2017, $252,922 versus $322,848… read more

  6. Rents Are on The Rise: Don’t Get Caught in The Rental Trap!

    There are many benefits to homeownership, but one of the top benefits is protecting yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage. Don’t Become Trapped  A recent article by Apartment List addressed rising rents by stating: “Our national rent index is up 0.1 percent month-over-month, marking the sixth straight month of… read more