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Escape Routes: Getting Out Of An Apartment Lease Escape Routes: Getting Out Of An Apartment Lease

By Colleen Colkitt

Have your plans changed and you need to end your lease earlier than you expected? You have options. Inside, we review how to get out of an apartment lease!

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Yes, It's Possible: Buying a Home With Bad Credit Yes, It's Possible: Buying a Home With Bad Credit

By Colleen Colkitt

Trying to buy a home but think your credit will stop you? Even with bad credit you may be able to purchase a home with the help of certain types of loans! Inside, we present some of the buying options available to those with bad credit.

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How To Become A Real Estate Agent in Michigan How To Become A Real Estate Agent in Michigan

By Colleen Colkitt

Want to become a real estate agent in Michigan but don't know the specifics? Read up on the latest procedural details to make sure you don't miss a step!

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Quality Home Improvement for Your Michigan Home: An Interview with Lenox Bowman of P&B Finishers, Inc. Quality Home Improvement for Your Michigan Home: An Interview with Lenox Bowman of P&B Finishers, Inc.

By Kristen Bosse

We interview Lenox Bowman of P&B Finishers, Inc., who shares advice on what to be thinking about upon the start of the remodeling process.

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Mine Fields to Avoid When Selling Your Home Mine Fields to Avoid When Selling Your Home

By Eleanor Boschert

We've advised you on the wise things you should do prior to selling your home. Now, we offer some cautionary tidbits on what not to do.

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Home Improvements that Add Value to Your Home Home Improvements that Add Value to Your Home

By Eleanor Boschert

Spring is in the air and it's time to spruce up your home. Why not add home improvements that will increase your home's value while you're at it? Here are some ideas that not only make your living easier, but will also pay off in the end.

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Understanding a Home Inspection Understanding a Home Inspection

By Eleanor Boschert

The home inspection report essentially becomes the owner's manual for your future property. Inside, we outline the important areas the inspection will cover.

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Common Michigan Rental Scams Common Michigan Rental Scams

By Tabitha Naylor

The volume of real estate information available over the Internet can empower consumers, but it also makes the Web an attractive playground for scammers. Inside, we highlight some common red flags to look out for.

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Michigan Land Contracts:  How They Work Michigan Land Contracts: How They Work

By Eleanor Boschert

Land contracts offer prospective Michigan home buyers a chance to acquire a home of their own without some of the significant financial burden of a traditional sale. Find out more about this unique ownership arrangement inside.

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Tips on Saving Money on Your Electric Bill Tips on Saving Money on Your Electric Bill

By Ben Levy

Whether you are looking to do your part in conserving global energy or just looking for ways to save money on monthly household energy bills, there are plenty of easy tips you can use every day.

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