Realtor Michael Kooistra enables IDX solution, simplifying online property search for investment buyers in...

EUGENE, OR - May 14, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Southwestern Michigan MLS (SWMRIC) listings just became easier to search online, thanks to the IDX solution created by IDX, Inc. and supported by Realtor Michael Kooistra. With the unique approach Kooistra brings to the Indiana real estate market, it is no wonder he has chosen to employ such a revolutionary IDX solution. Thousands of SWMRIC listings now sync to Kooistra’s website automatically, letting his clients and other Grand Rapids, Michigan property seekers experience a comprehensive online search process. IDX Broker software has forever changed the way Kooistra conducts business online, by giving potential Indiana buyers an efficient online property search resource.

Realtor Keyon Chavis uses IDX Broker to provide Key Realty of the Lakeshore with...

EUGENE, OR - April 19, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc is pleased to add Keyon Chavis with Key Realty of the Lakeshore of Muskegon, Michigan to the expanding list of real estate agents choosing to add the custom IDX Broker software to their website in order to streamline the property search process for their clients. The innovative software extracts the raw listing data from Southwestern Michigan MLS (SWMRIC) and formats it to be displayed as an integrated portion of the website. Chavis’ clients are now able to easily and quickly browse thousands of property listings straight off of Chavis’ website.

Dedicated real estate broker Brian Matelic brings ease and efficiency to online property search...

EUGENE, OR - March 29, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. and Brian Matelic revolutionized the online real estate search for Dearborn, Michigan prospective buyers. As a member of the RealComp MLS (RealComp), Matelic has long had access to thousands of local property listings. Now, his clients can search with the same levels of accessibility once reserved only for real estate agents and broker, thanks to the IDX Broker software Matelic has enabled for his website. Finding a home online has never been easier for those looking to purchase a property around Michigan.

Custom IDX solution makes real estate searches for Babi Realty for the Michigan clients...

EUGENE, OR - March 15, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- White Lake, Michigan’s luxury real estate market just became easier to navigate with Michael Babi’s addition of IDX Broker to his company's website. IDX solution software is now seamlessly integrated onto the website Babi hosts, creating a dynamic and thorough IDX-enabled search page for clients in Michigan and surrounding areas. Thousands of detailed Michigan listings are updated minute-by-minute to ensure that home seekers experience only the best possible online property search.

Walk for Warmth raises funds to heat homes

February 2, 2012 - (RealEstateRama) -- Baby it’s c-c-c-o-l-d outside!! That’s why Macomb County Community Services Agency is seeking walkers and donations for the 22nd annual Walk for Warmth on Saturday, February 25, 2012. Funds raised will help eligible Macomb County residents facing utility shut-off, as well as those in need of furnace repair or replacement.

IDX, Inc. places online property search into the hands of home seekers on Michigan...

EUGENE, OR - November 23, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. welcomes Gerald Maliszewski, to the ever-expanding group of agents and brokers who have chosen to integrate an IDX solution onto their website. Maliszewski displays thousands of Pontiac, Michigan area listings with ease and efficiency on his website. Now, potential buyers can effortlessly find the bay area home of their dreams online, without ever having to leave the search page Maliszewski hosts.

IDX solution enables iPhone property search on Michigan resort community website of Scot Kellogg

EUGENE, OR - October 28, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Real estate professionals Scot Kellogg with 616 Realty have adopted the premier IDX software from IDX Broker, to increase the functionality of their Kellogg, Grand Rapids, Michigan online real estate search page. Kellogg now host a dynamic property search online, thanks to their membership in the Southwestern Michigan MLS (SWMRIC) and their integration of an IDX solution, allowing them to display thousands of current available properties conveniently on the search page they host. Finding a home in and around Grand Rapids has never been so easy!

Industry veterans adopt IDX solution to transform and upgrade professional real estate website and...

EUGENE, OR - September 28, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. is pleased to announce Cathy Champion, of Bolton-Johnston Associates, has become the latest real estate professional to enable IDX Broker software onto her website. With the dynamic Internet Data Exchange (IDX) technology her site now hosts, Champion can implement a thorough and comprehensive online property search feature for her page. MIRealSource MLS listings are now seamlessly integrated into her search capabilities, giving Champion clients the ability to quickly access and scan listing information for thousands of properties. The Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan online real estate search has never been so easy or simple.

Grand Rapids, Michigan real estate resource syncs to IDX enabled search page, transforming the...

EUGENE, OR - May 31, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Cheryl Grant and IDX, Inc. have joined forces to bring thousands of Grand Rapids, Michigan property listings instantly to online property seekers. Adopting IDX Broker software allows Grant to sync her search page to the Southwest Michigan MLS (SWMRIC) database of listings, giving her clients a comprehensive list of all area properties on the market. The IDX solution Grant has customized to meet her real estate needs seamlessly integrates thousands of local listings, making it so easy for potential Michigan buyers to find the home of their dreams online

Michigan Saves Home Energy Loan Program Increases Loan Cap to $20,000

May 26, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) today noted that the Michigan Saves Home Energy Loan program will be increasing its loan cap from $12,500 to $20,000, effective June 1. The higher loan cap will eliminate a barrier for consumers who want to invest in deep energy efficiency for their home, and will give a greater boost to those who want to purchase solar photovoltaic systems.

As Outdoor Projects Begin, MPSC Reminds Homeowners and Businesses to Call 811 Before Digging

April 14, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) reminds homeowners and businesses to call 811 before undertaking outdoor projects that require digging. MPSC Chairman Orjiakor Isiogu joined legislators and representatives of utilities and MISS DIG, Inc. at an event at the Capitol today to highlight the importance of following safe digging practices.

Big Rapids, Michigan home seekers can find the property of their dreams with IDX...

EUGENE, OR - January 27, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, IDX, Inc. enables IDX Broker software for the website of agent Randy Ostrander. He now hosts a customized IDX solution, automatically syncing his website to the Southwest Michigan MLS (SWMRIC). Ostrander can display thousands of Big Rapids, Michigan property listings, giving his clients and other potential buyers the opportunity to find their perfect home online. With IDX Broker software Ostrander can host an online real estate search like never before available online.

MPSC: Home Heating Credits Now Being Processed

January 21, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) today noted that the Michigan Department of Treasury is now processing Michigan Home Heating Credits (HHC) for the 2010 tax year. The credit assists low-income customers with winter energy bills.

Janis Kinkela teams with IDX Broker to sync thousands of Michigan real estate listings...

EUGENE, OR - January 18, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. is pleased to announce the growing network of real estate agents and brokers utilizing the incredible IDX Broker software on their professional websites has grown once again, with the addition of a customizable IDX solution to the website of Janis Kinkela. As a Michigan real estate broker, Kinkela has the unique ability to give her clients a comprehensive online property search directly on her website. MiRealSource MLS instantly displays thousands of detailed home listings on the results page of her website, giving home seekers on the website of Kinkela a complete and thorough online search experience.

Ryan Ogle syncs IDX software to detailed Grand Rapids property listings on his real...

EUGENE, OR - January 14, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Grand Rapids, Michigan Realtor Ryan Ogle has chosen to upgrade the search capabilities of his professional website with the IDX, Inc. dynamic IDX Broker software. Now, finding homes around Grand Rapids is possible, with a simple search on the website Ogle supports. Grand Rapids MLS (GRAR) listings are even seamlessly integrated onto the search page Ogle hosts, thanks to the innovative technology of his custom IDX solution


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.


Recovery housing, a safe place for homeless youth and a plan...

Eighteen projects across the lower peninsula will improve and grow quality affordable housing options for low- to moderate-income Michiganders. In the latest round of federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) awards, MSHDA will allocate $15,017,379 to fund major renovation and construction projects to build or rehabilitate 977 apartment units, Executive Director Earl Poleski announced today