Real estate

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State Loses Appeal Over Tax Break In Certain Home Sales

The Michigan Supreme Court has ruled in favor of home sellers in a tax dispute involving property in a market that’s down or slowly recovering.

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

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$12.2 Million Top Bid For Detroit’s Fisher, Kahn Buildings

A would-be purchaser has placed the top bid of $12.2 million for Detroit’s historic Fisher and Albert Kahn buildings

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015

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University Of Michigan Class Teaches Detroiters How To Buy, Fix Homes

Students learn how to acquire abandoned homes, fix them up and rent them out as part of an effort to create lively, walkable neighborhoods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2015

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Mayor Mike Duggan Says Detroit Is Ripe For Investment, A ‘Real Good Value’

Entrepreneurs and small businesses are finding Detroit’s cheap real estate attractive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2015

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Former Piston Ben Gordon Lowers The Sale Price Of His Oakland County Mansion

The almost 14,000 square foot property — first listed at a little more than $4.2 million — is now offered at just over $3 million.

97.1 The Ticket–03/20/2015

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As Market Becomes Saturated, One Expert Believes Time To Sell Your Home Is Now

The average sales prices were up 15 percent last month compared to September 2013. Jeff Glover said that the Metro Detroit area is a good indicator as to how the region is doing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/13/2014

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Detroit Homeowner Offers To Swap East Side ‘Investor Special’ For New iPhone 6

Some people are willing to give up just about anything to get their hands on a new iPhone 6.

10/07/2014

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Art Van Founder’s $15.9M Waterfront Estate Up For Auction

“Welcome to one of the grandest homes in one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in America!”

10/02/2014

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Container Home Under Construction Draws Eyes In Royal Oak

Builder Nilesh Patel admits that, right now, it takes some imagination to visualize the final product.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2014

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Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled the 2014 World Cup in June

The latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.

07/02/2014

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