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Michigan Investors: File your Gast Act

If you’ve ever put a considerable amount of capital into a renovation project, Michigan’s Mathieu-Gast Act is worth checking out. As long as a simple form is filed by the end of the year in which the work was completed, the typical increase on property taxes through an increase in Assessed Value can be halted until the next time the home is sold. -Pete

[Sold] Wilcox Park Drive, Eastown

1420 Wilcox Park Drive – $247,500 Experience the beauty of the Arts and Crafts lifestyle married to modern convenience and efficiency with this built-to-last fully-restored 1916 Eastown Craftsman. From this unique location you may walk your dog past St Thomas Parish, through Wilcox Park, and through Eastown neighborhood shopping, restaurants, night life and public transportation. […]

[Sold] Fulton Heights 4 Bedroom Craftsman $187,500

This wonderful 4 bedroom Craftsman located in Fulton Heights features a popular balance of urban walkability and a slightly slower uptown neighborhood pace. You’ll meet all of your neighbors from your large front porch, grow veggies in the back, avoid the snow in the two stall garage and relax on the deck with fenced yard. […]

[Sold] great house.

Congrats Joel Potrykus and Ashley Young for picking up this adorable West Side home at the top of the hill! “Welcome to this adorable 3 bd, 1 bath home on the popular NW side of Grand Rapids! This home has more space than you might think at first glance! As you walk in, you’ll love […]

[Sold] Centrally Located Historic Tudor $179,900

Grand Rapids Michigan Real Estate: This wonderful Tudor-style Craftsman marks the entrance of Historic Fitch Place and Windsor Terrace, abutting Heritage Hill. This well-built grand three-story home features site-cut white oak flooring and trim throughout. The main living area has been opened up a bit to create a nice flow from kitchen to dining room to living room for entertaining guests. The luxurious double-sized second floor bedroom used to be two rooms. The third bedroom nestled into the attic surrounded by a workshop is also quite large and comfortable. Two off-street parking spots and a small garage are a rarity and a special advantage. The current owners will find the tight-knit neighborhood feel and the famed annual Halloween street party tough to leave behind.

Creston/Cheshire FSBO 3BR/1.5BA Discovery Purchased for $112,500

For sale by owner at 1105 Aberdeen discovered for a buyer. Seller having trouble selling due to lots of small repairs. Sold $112,200. Two large bedrooms on the upper level and third bedroom on main floor. Kitchen with pallet highlight wall and plenty of cabinet space, full bath, entry way, 3 season room and large […]

[Sold] Casnovia flip

Foreclosed home was purchased in November 2016 for $37,700, new HVAC added, paint, appliances and carpet installed. Relisted Summer 2017 and sold $92,000.

[Sold] 5744 Rodney

New 4 bedroom 3 bath home walkout ranch home with 9′ ceilings thru out the home in Grandville Schools by RDI Homes. Home has main floor laundry, solid surface tops in the kitchen, fireplace with 10′ tall trey ceiling in the family room and much more.Lower level has 2 bedroom and 1 full bath. Large […]

Classic 1-Owner West Side Gem – Sold

Congrats Claire Breen on her purchase of this one-of-a-kind West Side gem. The well-built one-owner home featured well-preserved hardwood floors under a loose layer of carpet, and a walk-up attic framed in for a future master suite. Comes with the tremendous bonuses of a classic West-sider basement bar with fully intact mural and a two […]