Jackie Hawley's Real Estate Blog for Southeast MI

Real Estate Agent - Coldwell Banker Professionals
Oakland County MI Real Estate and Homes for Sale
6310 Williams Lake Rd, Waterford MI Home for Sale- Coming to the market soon! Totally updated 3 bedroom home with all sports lake access on Maceday Lake. Newer roof, siding, windows. Insulated. Kitchen was gutted and updated. Newer appliances. Attached garage. Huge fenced yard. Sidewalks. Walk to...
Clarkston MI and the surrounding areas offer a plethora of both indoor and outdoor activities- a quaint downtown shopping area, township and state parks, top of the line restaurants... and the topic of this post Pine Knob Ski and Snowboard Resort. Pine Knob is located on the southeast corner of C...
If you tried to sell your Lapeer County Lake house last year with no success, AND you were a fairly high priced listing, do not despair. It was not your house- it was the market. In 2014 there were only 4 lakefront sales over $600,000 and all 4 were on acreage. 2 of those were on major acreage w...
    When an Oakland or Lapeer County home buyer comes to us with a pre-approval letter for an FHA mortgage we will ask both you and your loan officer “Why FHA?” It’s not that we are FHA snobs or don’t want to work with FHA buyers, but FHA does come with its own baggage. Baggage that affects you t...
On Nov. 11 I got my first deer. A pretty good sized 4 point. Nov. 22 I got my new car. A deer hunting tip- it's cheaper to bow hunt than to use your car. If you are looking for hunting property, please don't hesitate to call Jackie Hawley with ReMax Encore. Jackie Hawley, RealtorReMax EncoreCell:...
Lake Orion MI Home Sales- Market Update Unit sales are down and average and median sales prices are up. Or are they? Lake Orion, MI is recovering from a housing crisis that lasted close to a decade. Statistics show that prices started dropping in 2006. I felt it in 2005. In 2009 the amount of dis...
Video is pretty new to me. I've made attempts off and on over the past couple years, but most of the time the end product is crap. I have a very bad video of a local park that has had well over 400 views and shows up first or second in Google searches. But the quality is so poor I wonder if any v...
3600 Orion Oaks, Lake Orion MI - Open Sunday from 2-5 Custom home on a one acre wooded lot. Instead of writing a book about all this outstanding home has to offer I embedded a video below. Your host will be Marcia. Agents- send your buyers; we won't poach. BTW- The song is performed by the seller...
Turning your home into that “dream house” Most Oakland County home buyers come to us with expectations for a home that exceed their budgets. Most people aren’t buying their “forever home” (too much time on pet finder with dogs looking for their forever homes). Many settle for something they like,...
Customer Service.... What doe is mean to you? I have been selling real estate for a touch over 23 years and it still amazes me sometimes how little effort other “professionals” put into a transaction. A little background without names or exact location. One of my listings is supposed to close thi...

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