donald horne realtor: Pending Home Sales Hold Steady, April 2014 - 03/31/14 11:53 AM
Pending Home Sales Hold Steady, Newsletter for April 2014.
Our newsletter, Housing Trends, is now out and full of useful information on local and national real estate, consumer tips, mortgage information and videos.
This video below is one of two videos in this months newsletter...

Here is a sample of this months consumer hot tips...
7 step guide to selling a house.
How to get a mortgage with bad credit.
10 mistakes to avoid when moving.
9 sins homeowners often commit on their taxes.
More tips - More Updates - More Statistics!
Donald Horne, Team Success Listing  
Associate Broker for Coldwell Banker … (0 comments)

donald horne realtor: Condos For Sale in Oxford MI With 2+ Bedrooms - 03/10/14 12:07 PM
Condos for sale / sold in and around Oxford Michigan with at least 2 bedrooms.
FREE Search of All Condos For Sale in The Oxford Area.

 Example of New Listings And Sold Listings.
1) Seymour Lake Rd, asking $59,900 in the Oxford Village Condos / 760 sq.ft 2 bedroom 1 story / garage
2) Hillcrest Dr, asking $62,900 in the Hillcrest Villas Condos / 988 sq.ft 2 bedroom 1 story / no garage
3) Hillcrest Dr, sold in 3 days for $42,500 / 622 sq.ft 2 bedroom 1 story end unit
4) Paradise Trl, Hills of Oxford Condos / sold in 17 days for $107,000 / 1649 sq.ft 3 bedroom 2 story
5) Stony … (0 comments)

donald horne realtor: Selling Metamora Real Estate/March Report/Homes/Equestrian Properties - 03/07/14 07:22 AM
We are selling Metamora Michigan real estate and in this months market report, you will have current information on Metamora, homes for sale and sold, equestrian properties, schools and what it takes to sell quickly.
This market data for Metamora MI, is provided by Donald Horne of Team Success Listing, Realcomp and
FREE Search of All Properties in And Around Metamora.
Market Snapshot For The 48455 Area.
The average sale price for all homes over the last 12 months is $148,056.00
Average mortgage debt is $153,792.00
Average listing price in the last 31 days is $367,870.00
Days on market is 104 days
Total active listings is 75 / up 9.7% from … (1 comments)

donald horne realtor: Selling Oxford Real Estate, Market Report March, Homes/Condos For Sale - 03/01/14 05:25 PM
Welcome to Oxford Michigan! As your local real estate area expert, this months market report will cover homes / condos for sale and sold, community / school information in and around Oxford. Along with how to videos on selling quickly in this market.
Market Snapshot For The Last 31 Days.
* median sale price for homes in the 48371 area over the last 12 months is $168,000.00
* median mortgage debt is $190,657.00
* average listing price is at $292,050.00
* median days on market is 68 days
* total active listings is 154 / down by 17.1% from last month
* 7.1% of all listings are foreclosures and short sales
* percent of unoccupied properties is 9.0% below … (0 comments)

donald horne realtor: Lapeer Real Estate, Condos For Sale With 2+ Bedrooms in And Around Lapeer MI. - 02/16/14 05:55 PM
Lapeer Real Estate, Condos For Sale With 2+ Bedrooms in And Around Lapeer Michigan.

Real Estate Market Overview.
Average sale price for homes and condos over the last 12 months is $91,500
Average mortgage debt is $128,705
Listing price is $147,200
Days on market is 85, significantly shorter than the national average
Total active listings is 166
7.8% of these listings are foreclosures and short sales
The number of active listings in the Lapeer area dropped by 10.4% from the previous month
Owned homes 69.0%, rented homes 21.0% and vacant homes 10.0%
A high percentage of ownership can indicate an area where people like to live and have stable property … (1 comments)

donald horne realtor: Oxford Real Estate, Oxford MI Homes For Sale in Waterstone, Golf Community - 02/04/14 06:16 PM
Oxford Real Estate, Oxford Michigan Homes For Sale in Waterstone, Golf Community.
Search, homes for sale in Waterstone, Oxford MI, here.
Why do people want to live in Waterstone?
1,372 acres featuring 27 holes of championship golf
Banquet center with bar and grill restaurant
15 beautiful lakes
600 acres for recreation, open spaces and park areas
Oxford Community Schools
Walking paths throughout the subdivision
Community sidewalks, short distance to the Village of Oxford
Beach, picnic and park areas
Convenient shopping, dining, theater and city events
Single family homes and condos located among the lakes and parks
What's the Village of Oxford like?

donald horne realtor: Listings Sold, Days on Market - 04/25/13 04:48 AM
Listings sold, days on market.
Last year, of the 22 listing transactions we did, 14 of those were sold by us at an average of 37 days on market.
1) Clarkston Rd, Orion Twp, 19 days on market (dom)
2) Ridge Field Ct, Oxford Twp, 22 dom
3) Castle Rd, Deerfield Twp, 35 dom
4) Yale St, Flint, 40 dom
5) Judah Rd, Orion Twp, 30 days on market
6) Ashley Dr, Orion Twp, 3 dom
7) Sharon Dr, Lapeer Twp, 31 dom
8) Pearl St, Oxford Vlg, 28 dom
9) Lakeville Rd, Addison Twp, 180 dom
10)West Dr, Dryden Twp, 85 days on market
11)Meadowbrook Ct, Oxford Twp, 14 dom
12)Devon … (1 comments)

donald horne realtor: Lake Orion Colonial, 3304 Ashley Dr, Lake Orion MI. - 05/21/12 06:22 AM
Lake Orion colonial, 3304 Ashley Dr, Lake Orion Michigan for sale.
3304 Ashley Dr.Lake Orion, MI 48359Oakland County, $139,960.00
Popular Keatington Meadows sub, 3 bedrooms, 1662 sq.ft, finished basement. This home is cleaner than new, fireplace, wood floors, family room, and newer windows-brick pavers-roof-furnace. Brick / aluminum exterior, fence, great back yard for entertaining and privacy. This is not a drive by…Call for your private showing today!
Donald Horne, Realtor, Team SuccessColdwell Banker Shooltz Realty248-969-8065 or 810-338-0628

donald horne realtor: Inventory Posts Big Drop - 05/11/12 02:46 PM
Inventory of for sale homes posts big drop...
Found this article in RealtorMag back on 04/17/2012, talks about nationwide inventory dropping by...
The nationwide inventory of residential homes for-sale dropped 21 percent in March compared to a year ago, according to newly released housing data from, tracking 146 metro markets.
In fact, all 146 markets posted a drop in their inventory, except for two — Hartford, Conn., and Philadelphia.
The nationwide median list price in March also saw improvement, increasing more than 5 percent last month compared to last year at this time.
The housing picture is much different than … (0 comments)

donald horne realtor: Otter Lake MI, Party Store For Sale, 5757 Genesee Ave. - 05/10/12 06:44 AM
5757 Genesee Ave.Otter Lake, Michigan 48464Lapeer County $159,960.00
Own your own party store! Downtown Otter Lake! Building, inventory and business. Nice lot (100 x 100), plenty of parking, selling groceries, beer, wine and liquor…Add your ideas, like community involvement, pizza and subs, lottery or maybe delivery. HUGE profit potential! Call for your private showing today.
            Donald Horne, Realtor, Team Success                    Coldwell Banker Shooltz Realty                   810-338-0628 or 248-969-8065

donald horne realtor: Houses Recently Sold in And Around Oxford Michigan - 04/28/12 05:11 AM
We offer aggressive marketing and advertising 24 hours a day - 7 days a week until it is sold. Exclusive seller / buyer service guarantee and exposure on over 600 web sites. When homes are priced right, given the right amount of exposure, all parties working together, there is no reason not to expect success.
Player by BombBomb … (1 comments)

donald horne realtor: Oxford, 10.5 Acre Cape Cod Home, 1346 Meadowbrook Ct, Oxford Michigan - 04/27/12 04:49 AM
Oxford, 10.5 acre cape cod home, 1346 Meadowbrook Ct, Oxford Michigan$309,960.00
Cape cod style home with 4 beds & 3 baths, fireplace, 1st floor laundry, finished walkout basement, deck and absolutely spotless, this home IS move in ready! Woods, ponds, blinds, black top drive, wildlife, great country feel with large front porch and gravel road. Oxford schools and close to downtown for shopping, dining, family activities. Love at first sight!
Oxford Twp. Information
Home Tour
Mortgage Information
Donald Horne, Realtor, Team SuccessColdwell Banker Shooltz Realty248-969-8065 or 810-338-0628


donald horne realtor: Home Values Rising - 04/25/12 08:38 AM
Home values rising in hard hit markets
Article in RealtorMag discussing home values in hard hit markets like Michigan......
Hard-hit housing markets in Florida, Michigan, and Arizona are seeing an increase in average home values. In particular, Miami is pushing home and condominium values higher in other Florida cities.
Meanwhile, a lack of discount priced foreclosures is pressuring home prices to climb in the Phoenix metro area. However, rising home values in these and other hard-hit markets could still translate to a short-term increase if banks and mortgage lenders raise mortgage rates.
Higher rates could lead to a slowdown in housing … (3 comments)

donald horne realtor: More Banks to Rent Foreclosures - 04/24/12 05:25 AM
Friday, April 6, 2012
Fed urges more banks to rent foreclosures......Found this article in RealtorMag, talks about the Federal Reserve urging banks to turn their foreclosures into rentals......
To prevent overall home prices from any further potential drops, the Federal Reserve is urging banks to transform more of its foreclosed homes into rental properties. The Fed made the request to banks in new policy guidelines it released Thursday.
"Banking organizations should make good-faith efforts to dispose of foreclosed properties," the Fed said.
The Fed has been urging banks to consider more foreclosure rentals for several months. In a policy paper earlier … (2 comments)

donald horne realtor: Oxford Michigan, Houses For Sale And Foreclosures For Sale - 04/22/12 05:12 AM
Oxford Michigan, houses for sale and foreclosures for saleOxford Twp, Oxford, Village of OxfordOakland County MI 4837104/17/2012
Sample of local homes for sale:
796 Olive St, $44,900 / 4 beds & 1 bath / 1529 sq.ft / bank960 Gill St, $69,900 / 3 beds & 1 bath / 1201 sq.ft / bank187 Ora Rd, $94,500 / 3 beds & 1.1 baths / 1314 sq.ft / private2308 Somerville Dr, $157,900 / 3 beds & 3 baths / 1425 sq.ft / private847 Woodleigh Way, $195,000 / 4 beds & 2.1 baths / 2180 sq.ft / bank15 Watersmeet St, $298,950 / 4 beds & … (1 comments)

donald horne realtor: 38 Mechanic St, Village Of Oxford, MI - 05/27/11 08:19 AM
Village of Oxford! 2 unit multi-families fully rented! Lower has 3 bedrooms and upper has 2 bedrooms, separate meters, covered porches.
Separate drives, garage, basement, close to schools, shopping, entertainment and dining, city activities, all in the Village of Oxford. Don't pass on this one!
38 Mechanic St.Village of Oxford, MI 48371$99,959.00
Seller Services            Buyer Services

donald horne realtor: All Sports Hemingway Lake, Otter Lake MI - 05/19/11 06:15 AM
6172 White Sands Dr.Otter Lake, MI 48464
Hemingway Lake! All sports, deeded access, 38 acres of water for boating-swimming-fishing, 1/2 acre lot with front deck and secluded views of woods and wildlife.
Many updates including furnace, plumbing, tub, flooring, water heater and doors. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1060 sq.ft and all appliances. The perfect cottage to get away from it all...

donald horne realtor: Pending Home Sales Rise - 05/05/11 08:36 AM
Pending home sales increased but with notable regional variations, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). A forward looking indicator, rose 2.1% based on contracts signed in February. The data reflects contracts and not closings, which normally occur with a lag time of 1 or 2 months.
A sale is listed as pending when the contract has been signed but the transaction has not closed.
Pending home sales have trended up very nicely since bottoming out last June, even with periodic monthly declines. Contract activity is now 20% above the low point immediately following expiration of the home buyer tax … (0 comments)

donald horne realtor: Statistical Summary For February - 03/24/11 08:05 AM
Monthly statistical summary for February - Realcomp
Average days on market falls as inventory continues to decline:* Oakland County = foreclosures 59 days, non-foreclosures 144 days* Lapeer County = foreclosures 60 days, non-foreclosures 180 days* Oakland County = 8,230 listings = down 25.6%* Lapeer County = 618 listings = down 23.3%
Total on market inventory was at 32,695 listings:* 4,907 of these are foreclosures* 27,788 are non-foreclosures* total on market inventory is down 14.6%* out of these on market properties 7,593 are short   sales* total average days on market decreased by 4 days   to 97
Residential & condo sales:* Oakland County … (1 comments)

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Oxford, MI

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Address: 110 S. Washington St., Oxford, MI, 48371

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