Why You Should NOT “For Sale By Owner”!

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Online Strategy for Prospective Purchasers Studies have shown that 93% of buyers search online for a home. That’s a pretty staggering number! Most real estate agents have an Internet strategy to promote the sale of your home. Do you? Results Come from the Internet According to NAR, here’s where buyers found the homes they actually purchased: 55% on the Internet …

Home Improvement Trends in 2020

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2020 is just around the corner and many homeowners are planning home improvement projects to spice up their homes and increase their value. In terms of ROI (return on investment) knowing how & where to get the most bang for your buck is paramount! For instance, a simple paint job equates to a 62% ROI. That’s a nice return for …

Homes For Sale Under $100K

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Purchasing a home is a big financial commitment. Whether you are a first-time buyer departing from the rental market, looking for an affordable vacation home or an individual entering the investment market, finding an affordable home is of great importance. Fear not, prospective homebuyers!  A small mortgage doesn’t mean you can’t live largely!! With mortgage rates at historic lows, it …

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Your Home Is Where Our Heart Is

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The Secret Is In The Service Here at Midge & Co, we have made it our mission to assemble the brightest, most dedicated, local experts when building our team of Realtors. But one of the most important factors that have made Midge & Co Houghton Lake’s #1 Top Selling Agency is the heart that goes into each and every transaction. …

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Drone Photography + Real Estate Listings

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Benefits of Drone Photography in Real Estate Marketing Real estate marketing is one of the most challenging industries today. Now that it’s become more common for buyers to search for properties online, it can be tough to stand out or make a good first impression with more traditional professional real estate photography. But thanks to advancements in imaging technology, real …

5-Steps for Buying Your Up North Vacation Home

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Everyone has a reason to come up north. Many simply want to step away from the hustle of life and enjoy time with! But as you pack your gear & head to your favorite up-north resort for the umpteenth time, you may think how much easier life would be if you had your own vacation home. Wouldn’t it be nice …

The Best Michigan Lakefront Living Has to Offer – Get to Know Houghton and Higgins Lakes

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Looking for a beautiful new lakefront home in Northern Michigan? Roscommon County is home to two of Michigan’s most beautiful lakes, Houghton Lake and Higgins Lake. But to many, the history of these two lakes, one of which is the largest inland lake in the entire state, is largely unknown. As one of Northern Michigan’s premier real estate agencies, our …