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Hubbard Lake Michigan

Hubbard Lake is a lake in Alcona County in Northern Michigan. The lake covers 8,850 acres and is seven miles long and two miles wide. It has a maximum depth of 85 feet with an average depth of 32.6 feet. Wikipedia


What's for Sale at Lost Lake Woods Club?

LLWC Active Listings - as of May 21, 2012

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Real Estate Market Update for May

May, 2012

Home Prices on the Rise


The median sale price for the entire MLS coverage area rose by 20% as compared to last year.



3.8% home sales tax in health-care law clause without merit for 99%

By LONA O'CONNOR Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Posted: 11:34 p.m. Monday, May 14, 201 An email circulating on the Internet claims anyone who sells a house after 2012 will be hit with a new 3.8 percent sales tax, thanks to an obscure clause in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. A cause for concern? The 3.8 percent tax is real, but it affects only people with high incomes who make large profits on the sales of their homes.

Bidding Wars are Back for Home Buyers

The Wall Street Journal - Friday, April 27, 2012 As of 10:01 AM Home Buyers are Stunned!  A new development is catching home buyers off guard as the spring sales season gets under way: Bidding wars are back.....Read the Article The Pearson Group has seen "Bidding Wars" with numerous offers on the houses they recently listed.

New Legislation in Michigan now allows for 2 Principle Residence Filing Dates

Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 4:06PM

Michigan Monthly Market Update - April 2012

Image As the market recovers, there will be fewer months where we beat the prior year. Such is the case with March 2012. In terms of new contracts written, numbers continued to show improvement over March of last year. Across all of our markets Closed Sales were down just a bit from last year. This is not a cause for concern (it would be if there were three months of decline).

Housing Market Reports are Rather Confusing

Several articles related to the "Housing Market" are included below.    One of the articles talks about how confusing it is to know....Have we hit bottom, are