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By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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There is no doubt that it is tough for Farmington Hills home buyers with the shortage of inventory to find the perfect home. The Farmington Hills inventory shortage has created a very competitivecompared to most recent times. As a potential home buyer you might be asking yourself if you should wa...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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From all accounts, this spring’s 2018 housing market is going to be a busy one. High buyer demand has carried over from last year and so have inventory concerns in many markets. In other words, anyone hoping to find and buy a house this spring should be prepared for buyer competition from other i...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Buying a house is a major financial transaction and, for most Americans, the largest one they’ll ever undertake especially the millennial population. So pulling the necessary resources together to be able to afford the upfront costs, in addition to the ongoing obligations, maintenance, and upkee...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Credit behaviors and credit ratings are generated by three major credit agencies (Experian, Equifax, and Transunion). They all use a differing formulas to generate a numerical rating that reflects your credit risk. The higher the number, the better the credit rating. Certain things may have a adv...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Buying real estate may be somewhat scary. The Farmington Hills first time buyer guidance in this blog will clarify certain things. Homes are a big financial investment and buyers should become well educated.The First Steps                                                                           ...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Farmington Hills as with a lot of markets throughout the country, there is a Farmington Hills Michigan Housing shortage of real estate inventory. There are basically more potential buyers than there are suitable properties listed for sale. Buyers and sellers have unique experiences under these ci...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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As a Farmington Hills homeowner, the selling process can be an overwhelming experience – especially for first timers. Since they’ve never been through the experience of selling a home, many homeowners feel a bit lost as to what they need to do before they can pass their keys over to the next owne...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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When selling your home, you want to do everything in your power to do things that will increase your Farmington Hills Michigan homes value and get you the highest offer possible, makes since right? You may think doing major renovations are the way to go, but sometimes it’s the smallest less expen...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Appraised and assessed prices are regularly mistakened for each other. As a buyer or home seller, it is useful to understand how they differ. Details on Farmington Hills Michigan appraised vs assessed prices is provided below.What Are Assessed PricesLocalities require a property tax on residentia...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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The tax deadline is right around the corner! Do not miss out on money saving tax benefits of real estate ownership. The Farmington Hills Michigan homeowner tax advice in this blog may help with your tax returns. Look for the 1098 Form from Your Mortgage CompanyInterest paid on primary mortgages, ...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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A home inspection is an assessment of the building and all mechanical elements by a licensed professional. It normally includes a review of each visible aspect of the interior and exterior of a house. A certified home inspector has inspected many properties and is therefore familiar with all the ...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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There are a few different types of home equity loans. Some may be a better alternative than others based on your situation, interest rates, and the reason for your home equity loan. The Farmington Hills Michigan home equity loan options detailed in this article may help you understand your option...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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I’m truly thankful for the trust, confidence and the real estate business my clients have entrusted in me throughout this year in Farmington Hills Michigan and the surrounding areas. It seems saying thanks would be enough, but sometimes it seems lacking in some ways as it is a word people use ve...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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If you have viewed properties for sale recently, you have probably come across the term as-is. Homeowners may prefer to sell as-is, but it is important to learn how a potential might react to it. Here is important information on selling your home in Farmington Hills Michigan as-is.Understanditng ...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Halloween in Farmington Hills is the one day in every year when the regular order of things gets a thorough shaking up. For one thing, it’s the single day of the year when we expect our doorbell to be ringing non-stop for hours on end. It’s certainly the only time when prudence dictates that we s...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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For Farmington Hills Real Estate, Halloween Marks a Turning Point  ...Fa la la la la, la la la la: it’s carol time again! Not quite? You can’t almost hear those sleigh bells ringing? Well, brace yourself. Halloween is next Tuesday—and nowadays, that means that by Wednesday, holiday advertising wi...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Amazon has invaded the realm of Farmington Hills real estate—but you couldn’t say it’s happening in a big way. It’s happening in a tiny way. Last week the improbable news arrived that the web’s 400-pound gorilla had made its first foray into the realm of real estate. Since Farmington Hills real e...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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My organization—the National Association of Realtors®—offers a wide range of guidance for Farmington Hills families who have decided it’s time to land their first house. With more than a century’s worth of experience, you’d expect nothing less. Last week I happened across an article the NAR had d...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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Buying your first place can be an exciting but often overwhelming experience. From finding “the one” to figuring out how you’ll pay for it, you’ll face many choices along the road to home ownership.Before you box up your belongings and prepare to put your new welcome mat in place, you’ll have to ...

By Tom Gilliam- RE/MAX Classic, Exceeding Your Expectations
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“Pet-Friendly” is a term that used to be confined to the Farmington Hills Homes for Rent ads and a few open-minded hotel chains. Given the 84+ million American households which now include pets as family members, Farmington Hills homeowners who plan on listing their property anytime soon might in...

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