6 Lawn Care Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Yard in Detroit

We all want a beautiful, thick, uniform lawn – you know, one that looks like a putting green at one of those televised PGA venues. The problem, though, is that the very things we do to get the lawn we want often wind up doing more damage than good. Here are 6 lawn care mistakes … Continued

Pros and Cons of Hiring an Agent to Sell Your House in Detroit

While circumstances and specifics about properties vary, a traditional real estate listing isn’t a one size fits all sales method. Read on as we explore the pros and cons of hiring an agent to sell your house in Detroit. Showings Pro Hiring an agent to sell your house in Detroit should mean plenty of foot … Continued

Self Directed IRA For Real Estate – What Are the Rules in Detroit?

We get asked questions all of the time from savvy investors who we work with here at Elipsis investments. Most of the questions surround buying investment properties in Detroit Michigan… which we of course know a lot about. But one part of buying an investment property / rental property is how are you going to … Continued

What Do I Need To Do To Sell My House In Detroit Michigan?

You want to sell your Detroit house, and you want to get top dollar. Excellent! But “What do I need to do to sell my house in Detroit“? Here are some tips on how to get your home ready to sell if you’re looking for top dollar that the market will bear: *NOTE: These instructions … Continued

5 Things Seniors Should Know About Downsizing Their Homes in Detroit

There are many advantages in owning smaller properties for senior homeowners. Many find much less space is desirable during their golden years. Cleaning and maintaining less home equates to less overall work and lowers expenses, some rather dramatically. The decision on how you sell your larger home needs to include all of the potential costs … Continued

Selling Secrets Used By Real Estate Investors in Detroit

Planning the sale of an investment property should be included in your plans before you ever make the purchase. Planning the exit strategy of any real estate investment is an essential ingredient in the formula of success. The exit strategy for a property is best laid out at the time of purchase, keeping an eye … Continued

How to Make Sure Your Contractor is Insured in Detroit

You’ve wanted to renovate your cramped, outdated kitchen for ages. And now – finally – you have the funds and the opportunity to do it. So you ask around among your friends and co-workers to find a contractor and then hire the one they recommend – even though you’re not aware that you need to … Continued

The New Way to Sell Your House in Detroit

Following the same path of traditional home sales may not be the right thing to do, especially with possibly the largest transaction of your lifetime. Like everything else, evolution is inevitable, and there is a new kid in Detroit real estate. The hybrid real estate agent is a fresh alternative to the traditional real estate … Continued

We Buy Houses in Detroit Companies – Are They Credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Detroit, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Detroit Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are These “We Buy Houses in Detroit Companies” Credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

Pros and Cons of a Direct Sale of Your House in Detroit

Did you know? Selling on your own and taking all the legal risks and costs, or handing the job over to a real estate agent who is paid thousands of dollars to sell your home aren’t your only options! While you may know all of the pros and cons of working with a real estate … Continued

What You Need to Know About Inheriting Real Estate in Detroit

Inheriting real estate is rarely as wonderful as it may appear in movies. The responsibilities that come along with this gift can be extremely overwhelming, especially if it is an older property in a state of disrepair. While your loved one or close friend may have had the best of intentions, often the property is … Continued