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Found 6 blog entries for February 2018.

Boyne City real estate has become a hot commodity in recent years, as this community continues to be discovered by seasonal and year-round buyers alike. The close access to golf & skiing, access to Lake Charlevoix, and proximity to Petoskey all make this a highly attractive location for your next real estate purchase. With so much to offer, and such a wide variety of Boyne City real estate to choose from, it is important to approach your purchase strategically. I recommend any buyer looking at Boyne City homes for sale start with the following steps:

Know Your Budget

Boyne City real estate is in shorter supply in 2018 than it has been in recent years. Inventory is down, and great listings do not last nearly as long as they used to. Therefore, it is…

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Douglas Lake At a Glance

  • Depth: Max Depth is 80 feet, while most of the lake is less than 30 feet deep. There are several deep basins in Douglas Lake that are surrounded by shoals. Shoals, defined as areas where the lake is less than 15 feet deep, cover the majority of the lake.
  • Shoreline miles: 15 miles
  • Water acreage: appx 3700 acres
  • Primary inflows: Bessey Creek (also known as Lancaster Creek) on the west end of the north shore and Beavertail Creek in the northeast corner of the lake.
  • Primary Outflow: The east branch of the Maple River which flows out of Douglas Lake in the southwest corner. The Maple River then flows into Burt Lake. Douglas Lake is connected to the inland waterway.
  • Pells Island- A largely privately-owned island on…
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If you are looking to sell your Lake Charlevoix, there are several steps you should take to ensure success. As Michigan’s 3rd largest inland lake, the inventory of available properties on Lake Charlevoix is consistently high based on size alone. It is therefore important that you do what you can as a seller of Lake Charlevoix real estate to stand out from the competition:

Highlight Your Strengths

Each part of Lake Charlevoix is unique and different. Buyers exploring Lake Charlevoix Homes for Sale usually have a good sense of what they want in their prospective home. The more you can paint a picture for them on what life is like at your Lake Charlevoix property, the more likely you are to attract high quality buyers. Perhaps your home enjoys…

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If you are looking for the epitome of luxury in Northern Michigan, look no further than Bay Harbor! This gated private community is home to some of the most impressive real estate in the Midwest, and is also home to the prestigious Bay Harbor Yacht Club. Before buying Bay Harbor real estate, buyers should take the following steps in their search:


Understand the Cost of Luxury

Bay Harbor is not for everyone, and in there is a cost that comes with owning here. Joining the Bay Harbor Yacht Club requires a $30,000 initiation fee along with annual Yacht Club dues. You will also be responsible for your HOA fees in Bay Harbor, as well as Bay Harbor community fees. Bay Harbor real estate is also taxed at the same mill rate as City of Petoskey,…

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Mullett Lake is a  massive and dynamic body of water. With roughly 28 miles of shoreline and over 1200 parcels of shoreline property, Mullett Lake is also a massive and dynamic real estate market. In order to buy strategically or sell effectively on Mullett Lake, you need the type of high level professional representation I bring to my clients. I am confident I am the best Mullett Lake real estate aid in your real estate dealings. This confidence is rooted in the following:


I am proud to have become one of the top producing real estate agents when it comes to Cheboygan County waterfront. This includes not only Mullett Lake, but neighboring waters such as Burt Lake and Long Lake. I have established a strong and growing reputation as this…

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As a lifelong resident of the Petoskey area, I have a vivid understanding of what draws people to this community. Petoskey real estate is diverse and impressive, from high-end waterfront homes to charming downtown Victorians. The buying base for Petoskey real estate ranges just as widely as the types of available properties. In order to ensure you are best positioned to sell your Petoskey home, be sure to take the following steps:

Know Your Market

Different buyers gravitate to different lifestyles and attractions in Petoskey. Year-round residents may prioritize access to employment or schools, while seasonal visitors may want to buy in close proximity to a specific golf course, lake, or other amenity. One of the most important steps you can take in…

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