Oakland County Real Estate / Realtor Margo Borkin
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Ready to Buy a House, But Not Sure Where to Start?

Here is your 5-step plan for becoming a home buyer in this crazy market! Step 1 Get a comprehensive picture of your finances. Sit down with pen & paper and go over your current income vs. expenses. After subtracting any expenses that will go away when you move to a new house, determine how much […]

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Finding Your Dream Home, A How To Guide

House hunting can be challenging, especially in a seller’s market when there are more buyers then homes available.  Assuming a home is priced right and well marketed, it will sell very quickly, and as a buyer you need to be ready to jump on an opportunity when it presents itself. You should know what you want, […]

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Market Update Monday: Southeast Michigan Real Estate

President of Brokerage Services, Dan Elsea, Provides us with this weeks Market Update Monay. “The biggest influence on real estate so far this year has been the weather, not the economy (which has fortunately remained stable). The snow and cold have put a significant damper on customer and showing appointments. The good news is that […]

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West Bloomfield & Southfield NEW LISTINGS

West Bloomfield Condo for Sale 7248 NOTTINGHAM WEST BLOOMFIELD, MI   2 Bedrooms 2 Baths 1202 SqFt   2 Car Attached Garage Full Finished Basement   STOP SHOPPING, THIS ONE IS MOVE IN READY! UPDATES GALORE INCLUDE KITCHEN W/ STAINLESS APPLIANCES & NEWER FLOORING THROUGH-OUT THE CONDO. NEW WINDOWS ’13, FURNACE ’11, ROOF ’11, A/C […]

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Just Listed in West Bloomfield: 7304 Colchester West Bloomfield, Mi 48322

DESIRABLE CHESLEA PARK HOME 4 Bedrooms 2.5 Baths 3051 Square Feet 3 Car Attached Garage Full Basement       MOVE IN CONDITION & READY TO BE YOUR NEW HOME! BRAND NEW ROOF. NEW PAINT & CARPET IN BEDROOMS. HUGE LIVING ROOM + FORMAL DINING W/ BAY WINDOW. CERAMIC & HARDWOOD FLOORING. HUGE MASTER SUITE […]

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Just Listed: 2 Great Ranch Homes in Oakland County

Farmington Hills, Michigan 29545 MINGLEWOOD FARMINGTON HILLS, MI 3 Bedrooms 2.5 Baths 2405 SqFt with 2 Car Garage GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO OWN THIS SPRAWLING RANCH HOME IN DESIRABLE GLENBROOK SUB, CONVENIENTLY LOCATED CLOSE TO SHOPPING, FREEWAYS, AND ENTERTAINMENT! GORGEOUS CUL-DE-SAC LOT BACKs TO WOODS W/ COVERED PATIO, 2 SHEDS, + GARAGE W/ WORKSHOP. SPACIOUS LIVING […]

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Quarterly Market Update + Fall Home Maintenance Tips

Here we go! Picking up leaves, shoveling snow, celebrating the holidays… The end of the year is here. Below I’ll share with you some important fall home maintenance tips not to pass up, but first let look at the market last quarter! West Bloomfield, Michigan There were 265 sold homes in West Bloomfield last quarter. […]

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West Bloomfield Condo Sales

West Bloomfield Condos 6280 Pheasant Run West Bloomfiled, MI 48322 3 Bedrooms 3 bathrooms Attached Garage Full Basement 2099 SqFt Built 1988   PREMIUM LOT & CUSTOM FLOOR PLAN IN DESIRABLE MAPLE PLACE VILLAS. SOARING CEILINGS THROUGH-OUT, HUGE GREAT ROOM WITH GRANITE BUFFET FOR ENTERTAINING. EXTRA LARGE FIRST FLOOR MASTER SUITE WAS CUSTOM BUILT. PRIVATE […]

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Sold, Sold & Coming Soon!

Two more great closings this week & two more satisfied customers! West Bloomfield Real Estate     My listing on 2162 Mapesbury in West Bloomfield closed this week! We received and accepted an offer after only 20 days on the market! Happy to be able to help these wonderful sellers!           […]

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No One Does Short Sales Better!

Michigan short sales have gotten a lot more streamlined and a lot less difficult. Time frames are much better also! Where short sales used to take 4-6 months, we are now closing them in 45 days or less!! The clock is ticking though. Sellers who may need to do a short sale are left with […]

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