Ann Arbor, MI Real Estate News

By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
The Ann Arbor real estate market is a seller's market right now. We currently have a three-month supply of homes for sale, and anything less than a six-month supply favors sellers. Low-cost homes are flying off the shelf. Mortgage rates are still low. To learn more, and to view a video of me discussing the latest trends in the Ann Arbor market, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Fairy doors are trending in Ann Arbor right now! Eight-inch doors are being added to homes, the library, local stores and more. They are just large enough to place little trinkets inside. Some businesses even have sashes on the doors letting customers know when they're open or closed.For more details on the fairy door trend in Ann Arbor, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
The Toth real estate team is excited to introduce the newest Realtor to our team, John Nichols! Nichols will be a Buyer Specialist with the Toth team and knows the area like the back of his hand. He, his wife and their four children have lived in Livonia for 11 years. He has a background in real estate and education, teaching and coaching high school varsity athletics.Learn more about Nichols in our latest blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
The spring and summer seasons are typically the busiest seasons for the Ann Arbor real estate market. Therefore, home sellers who list early tend to sell their homes faster and for more money! You've heard "the early bird gets the worm." This cliche rings true when it comes to Ann Arbor home sellers.For three specific reasons why selling early is better, read our full blog post by clicking here. 
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By Missy Caulk, Savvy Realtor - Ann Arbor Real Estate
(Missy Caulk TEAM)
Making a Change in a Good Way   After 19 years of working for two “big box” real estate companies in the Ann Arbor area, I made the decision to start a smaller, boutique brokerage, Savvy Realty Group. We are forever grateful for everything we learned by our affiliation with RE/MAX and Keller Williams. Due to this recent move, we have also made the decision to affiliate with Homes for Heroes.   Homes for Heroes Homes for Heroes was created after the tragic events of 9/11 as a “Thank you” to the men and women who have given so much. Heroes across the country register on our website every day looking for the savings. How does Savvy Realty help the military, teachers, health care workers, EMT’s, firefighters and ALL veterans save money? The Hero receives a 25% rebate, at closing, from the r...
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Are you gearing up to sell your Ann Arbor home? Do you wonder how real estate professionals come up with a price for your Ann Arbor home? Understanding current market trends is a must. Other factors include the condition and amenities of the home, and the location of the home. For more details, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
If you bought or browsed for a new home lately, chances are, you did it online. A recent survey found that 90 percent of buyers use the Internet in their home search process. How do buyers judge a home? They first look at the listing photos! First impressions matter. For more information, read our full blog post by clicking here. 
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Before you put your Ann Arbor home on the market, there are a few questions you should be asking yourself. As your Ann Arbor real estate team, we've come up with the top five important questions to ask before selling.  To view these questions, and their answers, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Chances are, if you mention wanting to sell your Ann Arbor home to anyone, you'll be bombarded with a lot of home-selling advice. However, one mistake in the home-selling process could cost you thousands of dollars! As your Ann Arbor real estate team, we're here to bust some of the most common selling myths. To read our blog post in its entirety, click here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
There's a lot of helpful information online about selling and buying homes, but how much of it is coming straight from a real estate agent's mouth? Most agents want to keep their top home-selling secrets to themselves! However, as your Ann Arbor real estate team, we're here to share five of our best secrets with you today. To read our five best-kept secrets for home sellers, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
The Ann Arbor real estate market, along with much of the U.S., has experienced quite an increase in international homebuyers! Our Ann Arbor real estate team is dedicated to being experts in helping national and international buyers find a home in Ann Arbor. Would you like to buy an Ann Arbor home from far away? Know someone who does? Learn more about the ins and outs of buying from abroad by reading our full blog post here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Good news for Washtenaw County! According to the County's Clerk and Register of Deeds, only 25 Sheriff's Deeds were recorded this October. That is down almost 38 percent from last year and is the lowest year-to-date total since October 2004! Also in good news, homes are selling quickly when priced right in the Ann Arbor real estate market. The total number of residential sales hasn't changed year-over-year, but home prices increased 5.57 percent from last September! For more information, check out our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Cliff's Landing is a world of its own here in Ann Arbor, and now you can own a piece of that world! Check out this gorgeous two-bedroom, upgraded condo, which features a second story covered balcony that overlooks Ford Lake. A spacious great room has sliding doors to the balcony, new Anderson windows and a cozy fireplace. By living here, you receive a carport and docking privileges at the lake! For more information about this exciting Ann Arbor listing, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Kathy Toth of our Ann Arbor real estate team is known as a prominent Ann Arbor Realtor, but she's also a breast cancer survivor. This is why Kathy volunteers at numerous breast cancer charity events in the Ann Arbor area, such as the charity auction on Oct. 14 and the "Making Strides" 5k walk on Oct. 18. For full details on these events, and more about Kathy's involvement, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Are you ready to buy an Ann Arbor home? Congratulations! This is an exciting time for you, but it could also be stressful if not working with an experienced buyer's real estate agent. Let one of our agents help you through the home-buying process! To learn why you should work with a buyer's agent when buying a home, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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  North America’s top association for real estate professionals to honor Kathy Toth and Team with award at the 2014 installment of its annual Exponential Growth Summit to be held in Dallas in late October. Ann Arbor, MI – September, 25, 2014 The National Association of Expert Advisors [NAEA] is proud to announce that Kathy Toth and Team has been selected as one of the United States’ and Canada’s Top 500 Marketing Experts. This is a huge honor considering there are more than 1.2 million agents practicing real estate between the two countries. She will be given an award and recognized at a special ceremony in front of more than 600 real estate agents, experts and industry insiders. As a success real estate team, Kathy understands that selling a home is more than a transaction; it’s the fu...
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Whether you are ready to buy your first Ann Arbor home, or you are ready to sell your current home and buy a bigger or smaller home, our website can help guide you! As your Ann Arbor real estate team, let us help explain to you how our advanced search technology can help you during your home search. To read our full blog post with tips, click here.
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
For most homeowners in the Ann Arbor area, the home is their most valuable investment. However, as with all investments, the home needs to grow in value over time in order to see a positive return when it comes time to sell. As your Ann Arbor real estate team, we'd like to share some tips on how to increase your home value and build equity over time! To read this full blog post, click here.
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By Mark Maupin See Blog Free Investors Training, National Real Estate Investors Network Host
(National Real Estate Network, LLC)
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor locksmith service provider Kingsley Locksmith (http://AnnArborLocksmithService.blogspot.com) reveals the importance of locksmiths when it comes to securing commercial and residential properties. These contractors provide a wide variety of assistance when it comes to maintaining a safe and secure environment for everyone. With most of the Ann Arbor locksmith service offering 24/7 services, one can be relieved of anxiety whenever an emergency situation such as losing their keys or lockouts occur.   Calling a locksmith service in Ann Arbor MI is the best way of resolving security issues for cars and properties. In a YouTube video found at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL3NsPpQ2aI, Kingsley Locksmith emphasizes the importance of knowing how and when to call these...
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By Kathy Toth, Ann Arbor Real Estate Experts - Kathy Toth Team
(Ann Arbor Market Center Keller Williams)
Many Ann Arbor homeowners decide to sell their homes and move up to bigger, better or more desirable homes. In this situation, it is ideal that you sell your home at the same time that you're ready to move into your new home, so you're not stuck with two mortgages. So, how can you bridge the gab between buying and selling? For a rundown of our tips, read our full blog post by clicking here.
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