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Apr 2, 2019

Cannabis Safe Harbor

2019-04-02T12:15:26-04:00April 2nd, 2019|Industry News, Local News|

Cannabis Safe Harbor Bill Making Traction Thursday, March 28th marked the date the House Financial Services Committee adopted the H.R. 1595, the Secure and Fair Enforcement Banking Act of 2019 on a 45-15 vote.  This bill would warrant access to financial services for cannabis-related authentic businesses and service providers.  You can read more [...]

Mar 4, 2019

Here Come the Millennials

2019-03-05T13:59:53-04:00March 4th, 2019|Industry News|

The time has come that the Millennials have burst into the housing market and now leading in several categories.  Considering the Millennials are getting older, making more money, and have deeper pockets, it is not a shock that this generation is taking over the housing market and scooping up new homes.  According to Realtor.com, [...]

Jan 9, 2019

Marijuana and Real Estate

2019-01-10T15:34:24-04:00January 9th, 2019|Industry News, Local News|

Marijuana is Legal... But what about Marijuana Real Estate? Regardless of your stance on the issue marijuana has been legalized in the state of Michigan.  The recreational marijuana law, officially known as the Michigan Regulated and Taxation of Marijuana Act was passed by voters with Proposal 1 last November.   There are still many unknowns [...]

Oct 24, 2018

Realtor & Broker Liable for Wire Fraud

2018-10-24T10:19:12-04:00October 24th, 2018|Industry News|

Kansas federal court upholds jury verdict that determined that a real estate licensee was 85% responsible for the buyer’s losses, which occurred when the buyer transferred purchase money to fake account after licensee allegedly forwarded email containing fake wiring instructions to the buyer. A real estate buyer (“Buyer”) purportedly received an email from the listing [...]

Oct 16, 2018

E-Notary & Remote Notary

2018-10-24T10:04:13-04:00October 16th, 2018|Industry News, Local News|

E-NOTARY AND REMOTE NOTARY PUBLIC The Michigan Legislature will be voting on a series of bills in 2018 that if passed will have the effect of allowing both e-Notarization and Remote Notarization in Michigan.  The bills as currently written provide for the full implementation of these programs in mid to late 2019 and requires the [...]

Sep 24, 2018

NAR’s Top-Level Domains Officially Released

2018-09-24T08:56:30-04:00September 24th, 2018|Industry News, Local News, Real Estate Tips|

The newest trend in Real Estate today is the .Realtor and .RealEstate Top-Level Domains. You may by wondering what a Top-Level Domain is, but I can assure you it’s not as complicated of a topic as it sounds. I’m sure you are used to seeing “.com” attached to the end of a website as with [...]

Dec 28, 2017

The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2017

2017-12-28T13:36:44-04:00December 28th, 2017|Industry News, Real Estate Tips|

Every year, SplashData compiles a list of the most popular passwords based on millions of stolen logins made public in the last year. You can probably guess the top two choices: Based on more than five million leaked passwords, they are “123456” and “password.” There are also some new additions this year, including “starwars,” [...]

Aug 10, 2017

Wire Fraud

2017-08-10T15:09:30-04:00August 10th, 2017|Industry News, Local News, Real Estate Tips|

Buying and selling a home is an exciting time, but there can be pitfalls for unsuspecting consumers .  We want home buyers ,sellers, agents, and lenders to be aware that criminals are using wire fraud schemes to steal money meant for home purchases or the proceeds from the sale of the property.   Watch [...]