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By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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  Remember my last blog post, about the Palo Alto farmers' market, where I promised to speak at greater length about the amazingness that is American Spoon Foods and everything that comes out of their kitchen? Well, I'm moved to speak sooner than I thought, because I just discovered something ri...

By Cindy Edwards, CRS, GRI, PMN - Northeast Tennessee - 423-677-6677
(RE/MAX Checkmate)
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First off, Happy fourth!!!!  I am on vacation here in Northern Michigan and came across two wonderful concepts from city of Petoskey that I would just like to say, THANK YOU! The other day we were shopping and our time ran out on the parking meter.  We turn the corner to see a 'ticket' on the win...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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The Petoskey City Council, by a vote of 4-1, recently granted an extension of the deadline for "substantial completion" of the Petoskey Pointe Project from early November of 2008 to December 31, 2009. The deadline is contained in an agreement between the City and Lake Street Petoskey Associates, ...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Petoskey, Michigan is being featured along with seven other towns in the January/February 2008 issue of Where to Retire magazine, in an article entitled "8 Terrific Low-Tax Towns."The article notes that ". . . in Petoskey, the skiing, sailing and scenery attract many retirees who also enjoy upsca...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Petoskey real estate sales volume decreased in 2007 from 2006, which is not a surprise based upon the weak state and local economies. Unit sales of single family homes and condominiums in the Petoskey School District decreased to 255 units from 282 units, a decline of over 9%.  Petoskey home sale...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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It has been a busy month for area planners as a host of approvals are being sought for new commercial real estate projects in the Petoskey area.  Walgreens is reportedly planning on building a new store on Petoskey's north side, at the site currently occupied by Kentucky Fried Chicken and the old...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Northern Michigan Hospital has changed its name to Northern Michigan Regional Hospital.  Along with the new name comes a new logo as well.  Very classy.How very fortunate we are to have such an excellent regional referral hospital in our small Northern Michigan community, with its kind and caring...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Petoskey is an ideal place for lovers of the outdoors, as confirmed by former Men's Journal editors Sarah Tuff and Greg Melville, who have featured Petoskey in their recently released book, "101 Best Outdoor Towns."Having experienced our "million dollar" sunsets, the authors share that "The Carib...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Both the Petoskey and Michigan economies suffered yet another kick to the stomach when Continental Structural Plastics recently announced that it would be closing its Petoskey factory, which currently employs approximately 100 workers.  According to company vice president Tom Hillborn, "It's unfo...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Despite a beleaguered Michigan economy, Petoskey residential real estate sales volume, measured in terms of both unit and dollar volume, actually increased in 2006 from 2005.  Unit sales of single family homes and condominiums in the Petoskey School District increased from 273 to 282 units, an im...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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Thousands lined the streets for the Stafford's Downtown Petoskey Holiday Parade, hoping to get a glimpse of Santa and his reindeer.  Despite unseasonably warm weather in the 50's, Santa did not disappoint, spreading holiday cheer to all paradegoers, and delighting the young children in attendance...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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The Petoskey real estate market showed some signs of stability in the most recent quarter, with sales actually increasing from the same quarter last year.  There were 86 residential sales in the 3rd quarter of 2006, compared to 80 sales in 2005.  Also, dollar volume increased to $29,605,446, from...

By Stefan Scholl, Northern Michigan Real Estate
(Buyer's Broker of Northern Michigan, LLC)
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I never imagined I would wake up to a raging blizzard on Friday, October 13th. I can remember having a few snowflakes in October, but nothing like this. You can imagine my surprise when I saw four surfers in the waters of Little Traverse Bay in the middle of the snowstorm!Now I actually remember ...

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