Metamora, MI Real Estate News

We are selling Metamora Michigan real estate and in this months market report, you will have current information on Metamora, homes for sale and sold, equestrian properties, schools and what it takes to sell quickly. This market data for Metamora MI, is provided by Donald Horne of Team Success Listing, Realcomp and Realestate.com. FREE Search of All Properties in And Around Metamora. Market Snapshot For The 48455 Area. The average sale price for all homes over the last 12 months is $148,056.00Average mortgage debt is $153,792.00Average listing price in the last 31 days is $367,870.00Days on market is 104 daysTotal active listings is 75 / up 9.7% from last month5.3% of all listings are foreclosures and short salesThe percent of owner occupied properties in Metamora is 17.2% above the nat...
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Horse farms for sale, homes for sale with acreage and barns, in and around Metamora Michigan. Examples of new listings and solds in the last 31 days. W. Brocker Rd, asking $279,900 with 5 acres and pond, 3 bedrooms and 2289 sq.ft E. Sutton Rd, asking $485,000 with 9 acres and kennel, 3 bedrooms and 2300 sq.ft Gardner Rd, asking $775,000 with 20 acres and pole barn, river frontage Baldwin Rd, asking $1,750,000 with 221 acres and pole barn, stocked pond Phillips Rd, sold for $174,000 in 14 days, 5 acres and pole barn, 3 bedrooms Summary of Metamora real estate market. * Average sale price for all properties in the 48455 area over the last 12 months is $148,056 * Average mortgage debt is $153,792 * Listing price in and around this area is $394,000 * Average days on market is 138 * Total ac...
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Metamora Real Estate, Homes For Sale in Metamora Michigan, Market Report, January. Real estate market data for Metamora MI, provided by Donald Horne, Team Success Listing and RPR. Sample of sold homes in the last 31 days: 1) Second St, this 1000 sq.ft bungalow with 3 bedrooms-1 bath sold in 110 days for $100,000 / .41 acres, no basement, 1 car garage 2) E. Lake Dr, this 2000 sq.ft ranch home with 3 bedrooms-2 baths sold in 119 days for $208,000 / lakefront, no basement, 2 car garage and fireplace 3) Winding Pine Dr, 3302 sq.ft colonial with 4 bedrooms-3 baths went pending after 140 days on market, asking $339,000 / 1.0 acre, basement, 3 car garage, screened porch Market snapshot from 01/12/2013 vs 01/12/2014: Average home value up 3% to $196,000 Average listing price is also up to $140,...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Farms And Land, Metamora Township, Lapeer County Michigan. "Located within Lapeer County and Metamora Township is the village of Metamora. With just over 500 residents this small community is a hidaway from the bustle of larger towns and communities around Lapeer County. Covering just shy of a square mile Metamora is home to the Metamora Country Days and the Metamora Hunt. Each is deeply rooted in it’s history and community..." Metamora Twp / Homes For Sale in Horse Country / Lapeer County MI. Mortgage Calculator Community Information School Information Examples of new and active horse properties: 1) Barber Rd, 19 acres with horse barnEnjoy this Country Home and Discover the Magic of Metamora! 2) Hendrie Rd, 10 acres with pondIrresistible! 3) Rock Valley Rd, 23 acres with horse amenitie...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
How we can sell your Metamora Michigan home fast. If you recently attempted to sell your home, yet for whatever reason it failed to sell as expected, I wish to take a moment to supply you with information regarding our services. With our marketing, our clients receive the highest level of professional exposure available with today's technologically high standards. We include: * Full time representation * Real estate industry education and experience * Accurate comparable pricing* Professionally photographed * Aerial overhead imagery * Professional video tour * On site dvd's of property for buyers * Creative marketing * Internet exposure to 2,000 + websites / e-Pro marketing * Certified negotiator expert * Open houses * Coldwell Banker name, #1 in the world * Exposure to the Cartus reloc...
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Metamora Real Estate, Real Estate Listings in Metamora Michigan. Real estate market data and analysis for Metamora MI, provided by Donald Horne, associate broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty. Metamora Home Prices For The Last 31 Days. Sample of new listings: $179,900 / 3 bedroom home with 1555 sq.ft / 4457 Phillips Rd. $199,900 / 3 bedroom home with 1910 sq.ft / 5575 Blood Rd. $239,000 / 2269 sq.ft home, Oxford mailing / 1270 Brauer Rd. $399,900 / 3 bedroom home with 2617 sq.ft / 5910 Ludwig Rd. $495,000 / 4 bedroom-3.1 bath home with 2820 sq.ft / 1800 Meadowlands Ct. Sample of sold listings: 2100 E. Dryden Rd, / $149,000 / 1886 days on market 446 Hawk High Hill, / $342,000 / 139 days on market / 2302 sq.ft 2953 Farmers Creek Rd, / $360,000 / 25 days on market / 3 bedroom home Fre...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Homes for sale in Metamora Michigan, October 2013 market report. Real estate market data for Metamora Michigan, provided by Donald Horne, Team Success Listing / Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty. New listings available for sale in the last 31 days range from 3 to 7 bedrooms, 1550 to 8000 square feet, 0 to 26 acres and priced from $149,000 to $1,399,000... Metamora real estate market: Average listing price is $385,830.00 Average days on market is 80 days Active listings is at 85 11.8% are distressed listings (foreclosures and short sales) The percent of owner occupied properties in Metamora is 17.2% above national average Average sale price for homes in the 48455 area over the last 12 months is $148,056.00 Average mortgage debt is $153,792.00 Sample of new listings: 101...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Metamora MI, real estate market report for August 2013. Real estate market data for Metamora MI, provided by Donald Horne, Team Success Listing / Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty. The homes available for sale in the last 35 days range from 3 bedrooms to 5 bedrooms, 1000 sq.ft to 6898 sq.ft and range in price from $105,000 to $1,700,000... On market listings: 15 Average list price: $439,887 Average days on market: 154.4 Sold listings: 4 Average sold price: $232,675 Average days on market: 26.5 Total listings in the last 35 days: 19 Average list price: $394,895 Average days on market: 127.5 Median mortgage debt: $153,792 Total Active Listings: 73 (vacant, commercial, multi-family, residential) Foreclosures and short sales: 2.7% of total listings Percent of owner occupie...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Real estate market in Metamora MI for April 2013. Market data for Metamora MI, provided by Donald Horne, Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty. More Properties Wanted, South Lapeer County, Metamora to Lapeer Metamora Real Estate Report Summary: The median sale price for homes in the 48455 area over the last 12 months is $139,900Median mortgage debt is $157,446Median listing price is $299,040The median days on market, 79 daysNumber of active listings is 7315.1% of all listings are distressed (foreclosures or short sales) From 10/01/2012 to 04/01/2013 there were 34 homes sold with an average days on market of 63.8 days. Compare this with 10/01/2011 to 04/01/2012, there were only 17 homes sold with an average days on market of 125.1 days. Clearly the market is starting to com...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Buying a Metamora home, 0 down mortgages. A USDA loan (also called a Rural Development Loan) is a government insured home loan that allows you to purchase a home with NO Money Down. USDA Loans offer 100% financing to qualified buyers, and allow for all closing costs to be either paid for by the seller or financed into the loan. USDA offers some of the lowest rates of any loan, and you will always have a fixed interest rate. USDA loan eligibility will be determined by 3 factors, credit worthiness, income restrictions and where you live. To learn more about USDA loan qualifications and eligibility, fill out a contact application, or if you need more information, visit Donald Horne / Linda Sinacola for quick answers to common questions, or dial 248-969-8060 to speak with Linda. Donald Horn...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Horse lovers will be in Metamora on 09/29/2012 for "Celebration of The Horse", a festival celebrating everything equine. The festival will be a day full of fun, food and frolics for everyone. Festival goers will be treated to a day full of horse related activities. A horse drawn trolley will transport visitors north and south along Metamora Road, another trolley will run from downtown Metamora to M-24 and back, so parking won't be a hassle for the festival. There will be adult horse rides, pony rides for children, dressage demonstrations, breed displays, music, a parade and more. Aside from purchasing food or items from vendors, most activities at Celebration of The Horse are free. After spending time with the horses, festival goers can visit the food vendors and business expo or take i...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Metamora Country Days and Hot Air Balloon Festival on Thursday the 23rd through the 25th, you won't even have to get out of bed to enjoy the festivities. With a little engineering, you can roll right down to the festival grounds still tucked under the covers on Saturday morning and participate in Metamora's 1st ever bed race. Activities at this year's festival will include many old favorites. About 20 to 25 hot air balloons will be taking off to race in the Hare and Hound balloon race on both Friday and Saturday evenings. The fire truck candy drop will be back this year, as well as the business expo, parade, music in the park and children's games. Also like years past, festival patrons will be able to walk through the hot air balloon field to get a close look at the balloons and talk to...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
What you need to know about buying a home security system in Metamora Michigan. Everyone wants to protect their Metamora home, property and most of all, their families. In fact, market research suggests the home security business is growing at a rate of about 9% a year. But home security systems are not all alike. Some systems can not only warn you of intruders, but can also notify authorities, monitor smoke and carbon monoxide detectors and / or include video surveillance. Most security alarm installers can provide services that include equipment plus installation and monitoring service. If you are thinking about buying a home security system in Metamora, the FTC suggests that you: 1. Get references.2. Check out companies online and check the BBB.3. Verify that the contractor's license...
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By Jackie Hawley, Southeast Michigan Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker Professionals)
Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area- State Land - Southern Lapeer County   One of the perks of living in Lapeer County Michigan is the abundance of state land and parks. The Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area accounts for 723 acres of that state land.   Located in Hadley Township in southern Lapeer County, Metamora-Hadley Recreation Area is bordered by Ritchie, Baldwin and Hurd roads with an entrance on Hurd Rd. as well as hunter parking on Hurd Rd.   Metamora-Hadley Rec Area features 80 acre Lake Minnewanna in the center with a beach area, 214 campsites and 6 miles of trails. The campground offers modern restroom facilities with flush toilets and hot showers. Each site boasts electricity, fire pits and picnic tables. A camp store is located at the entrance of the campground. The is a marked s...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Energy efficient wood burning fireplaces If you're adding a wood burning fireplace to your Metamora home, avoid the standard design, which sends too much of your home's heated air up the chimney. Consider these energy efficient wood burning fireplaces: Rumford fireplaces, feature a shallow box design that reflects more heat into the room. EPA rated fireplaces, have good performance and high energy efficiency ratings. They are designed to pull in outdoor air for combustion and circulate room air around the firebox to extract as much useable heat as possible. Fireplace inserts, are sealed metal boxes designed to fit inside masonry fireplace openings. They use outside air for combustion and are designed to circulate and warm inside air. Make it more energy efficient by installing glass doo...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Aside from less competition, low borrowing costs give buyers incentive It's worthwhile trying to sell your home now. Is it a waste of time? Will it sit on the market and become shopworn? Should I take my house off the market for the holidays? Will the home-sale market be better for sellers in 2012? The first question you need to ask yourself is: Are you emotionally prepared to sell? The next thing to consider is the condition of your home. Is it ready for the market? The most salable Metamora homes are those that are in move-in condition. Before racing to the hardware store, ask us about how much competition there would be for your home if you put it on the market before the holidays. Some areas are shy on inventory of good homes on the market. If so, now could be a good time to sell. T...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
5 easy ways to boost your home value in Metamora MI. Though the housing market might not be booming, there are still buyers out there looking for a place to call their own. Some potential Metamora MI. sellers might prefer a patient approach to selling their homes, choosing to do so when the market rebounds and homes regain some of their lost value. Other sellers might not have a choice and must make due with selling in a lackluster market. Regardless of which category you're in, there are easy ways to boost your home's value. Making minor changes to a home can add to your asking price, whether you're putting your home on the market this week or waiting for the market to rebound. The following tasks might not take much effort, but they pay dividends. 1. Work On The Yard: An appealing law...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Metamora Country Days is coming up in August and promises activities to enjoy for all ages to close out the summer in Lapeer County. Some of the event highlights this year include the Fox Trot walk/run, a farmers market, pet contest, helicopter rides, the annual parade, clowns, magicians, face painters and fireworks on Saturday, August 27th. Art and craft shows, live band with dancing at the Lions beer tent on Friday, August 26th and Saturday, August 27th. One of the biggest draws of the festival each year is the hot air balloons and this year will be no different. Anyone interested in participating in Metamora Country Days and balloon festival as a vendor, crafter, sponsor, etc, can check out the Metamora Chamber's website at www.metamorachamber.orgreferences: abigail wise, metamora co...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Seven Ponds Nature Center in Metamora MI (dryden twp) is keeping children and adults busy learning, hiking and all around enjoying the summer months with a variety of programs and opportunities. The 469 acre nature sanctuary is open throughout the week for visitors to walk or canoe, along with guided tours with naturalists. Students will take a tour around the trails and learn about different ecosystems throughout the center and look at the plants, animals, water and rocks found in each one. The Junior Naturalists program will focus on water, teaching students what is in the water, what surrounds it and what plants and animals make a home out of the local waters. The students will explore the seven ponds and also take a field trip to other wetlands. Seven Ponds Nature Center, located at...
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By Donald Horne, Team Success Listing LLC
Living through a major home remodel in Metamora MI, can turn anyone's life topsy turvy, but when you suffer from asthma, it can become a hazard to your health. That's why it's important to hire a contractor who knows how to minimize indoor air pollution during a home remodel, according to the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI). Dust, debris and fumes from demolition and construction can wreak havoc on your eyes, nose and skin. A skilled remodeler will know what steps to take to minimize pollutants infiltrating the other living spaces of the home. Many remodeling activities, from demolition to sawing and installing moldings, have the potential to create dust. Using low dust work practices, such as misting surfaces with water before sanding or scraping and covering the...
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