Property, Rentals, Transactions

Property, Rentals, Transactions

Governor Proclaims May as Building Safety Month; Resilient Communities Start with Building Codes

Governor Rick Snyder today issued a proclamation declaring May as Building Safety Month to highlight the importance of building permits, inspections and code compliance in Michigan’s built environment. “Resilient Communities Start with Building Codes” is this year’s theme, with the first week emphasizing, “Don’t Get Burned, Build to Code.”

Gov. Rick Snyder signs bills to help Michigan residents secure property from federal government

Nearly 900 acres of land in Calhoun County will be conveyed by the federal government to the state of Michigan so that the state can certify it to the rightful landowners, under legislation signed today by Gov. Rick Snyder.

Brennan Acquires Industrial Building in Detroit Metropolitan Airport Market

Brennan Investment Group, LLC, a private real estate investment firm that acquires, develops and operates industrial properties on a national basis, has acquired a Class-A, multi-tenant warehouse and distribution facility totaling approximately 160,035 SF located in the Trolley Industrial Park in Taylor, MI.

Gov. Rick Snyder signs bills to help Michigan residents secure property from federal government

Nearly 900 acres of land in Calhoun County will be conveyed by the federal government to the state of Michigan so that the state can certify it to the rightful landowners, under legislation signed today by Gov. Rick Snyder

John Nichols Joins Kathy Toth &Team of Keller Williams Realty

Former football coach and pro athlete John Nichols has joined Kathy Toth & Team of Keller Williams Realty as a Buyer Specialist. “John is an enthusiastic REALTOR® who knows our area well,” says CEO Kathy Toth. “His perception, people skills and tenacity are a tremendous asset to our homebuyer clients. He’s a great fit for our team, and I’m proud to have him on board.”

Charles Reinhart Company Realtors Welcomes Seven New Real Estate Agents

The Charles Reinhart Company Realtors, Ann Arbor’s definitive market leader, welcomes seven new agents. Joining Reinhart, Ann Arbor’s definitive market leader, are Michelle Armbruster, Amy Boies, Liz Crowe, Karen Fazioli, Wendy Martin, Michelle Stalmack, and Elke VanDyke

Michigan Home Health Agency Owner Pleads Guilty in Connection with $2.6 Million Home Health...

The owner of a greater Detroit-area home health care agency pleaded guilty today to fraud and money laundering charges in connection with her role in a $2.6 million home health care scheme.

Michigan receives $5.5 million to provide rental assistance to persons with disabilities

Michigan has been selected to receive more than $5.5 million in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funding to provide affordable rental housing and supportive services to extremely-low income persons with disabilities. The Section 811 Project Rental Assistance (PRA) grant application process was a collaborative effort between the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and the Michigan Department of Community Health (MDCH).

Michigan REALTORS® Endorse Senator Stabenow’s Bill to Help Struggling Homeowners

Print this Page Share on Facebook Share on Twitter ShareThis The Michigan Association of REALTORS® today endorsed U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow's Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act, which will ensure that homeowners working with their banks to reduce their mortgage payments will not be hit with a huge tax bill.

Snyder signs bill lightening rental property tax burden

LANSING, Mich. - June 18, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Gov. Rick Snyder today signed bipartisan legislation lessening property tax obligations for owners of rental properties.

Schuette Files Felony Embezzlement Charges Against Northern Michigan Funeral Home Owner

LANSING - April 17, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced that his Criminal Division has charged R.O. Savage Funeral Chapel, and its owner Richard Weishuhn, 68, of Standish with multiple felony embezzlement charges for allegedly embezzling money from his customers' prepaid funerals

Calley signs remaining personal property tax reform bills aimed at ensuring stable local funding,...

GRAND RAPIDS, - April 2, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Lt. Gov. Brian Calley today signed the remaining eight bills of a bipartisan package of legislation that provides more stable local government revenue for essential services, including police and fire protection, as the obsolete, job-killing personal property tax is phased out

MSHDA Offers “MI NEXT HOME” for Repeat Homebuyers

WASHINGTON, D.C. - April 2, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) has announced an exciting new loan program for repeat homebuyers. MSHDA’s MI Next Home has been created to make down payment assistance available to repeat buyers. The program was designed specifically for those applicants who may not qualify for MSHDA’s existing MI First Home program due to their previous homeownership status

Gov. Rick Snyder: Personal property tax reform will help create jobs while ensuring more...

LANSING, Mich. - March 31, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Gov. Rick Snyder on Friday signed the first of a series of bipartisan bills that will provide more stable local government revenue for essential services including police and fire protection as the obsolete, job-killing personal property tax is phased out.

MAR Teams with the Ontario Association of REALTORS® in Consumer and Member Education Initiative

WASHINGTON, D.C. - March 4, 2014 - (RealEstateRama) -- Under the strong leadership and vision of MAR’s Immediate Past President, Bill Milliken, and the MAR Cross-Border Task Force, REALTORS® in both Michigan and Ontario have spearheaded an effort to develop an informational dialogue for the promotion of the real estate industries in both Michigan and Ontario. Through the development of companion education pieces, REALTORS® and Consumers in Michigan and Ontario can now get an introduction to the issues involved in real estate across borders.

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New shorelands program helps waterfront homeowners improve shorelines, inland lakes

The Michigan Natural Shoreline Partnership recently launched a program to help lakefront homeowners understand best practices to protect their shoreland and inland lakes. The Michigan Shoreland Stewards Program will recognize inland lake property owners who are using healthy property management practices to protect their inland lake and offer tips to improve the shoreline further.

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Gov. Rick Snyder signs legislation extending deadline to apply for personal...

Employers with eligible manufacturing personal property can now file for tax exemptions until May 31, 2017, under legislation signed today by Gov. Rick Snyder. Manufacturing personal property is defined as personal property located on land used for industrial processing.