by: Attorney Jeffrey S. Ammon, Miller Johnson Letters of intent, although common in real estate transactions, are dangerous. In Michigan, courts have ruled that a letter of intent (LOI) can be binding even though it says things like “non-binding”, “only preliminary to a definitive agreement”, and the like. Courts reach such surprising results most often … Read More
The Commercial Alliance of REALTORS is pleased to welcome these new REALTOR members:Andrew Gyorkos, Kalamazoo Commercial Real Estate; Danielle Pojar, The Barton Group; Loren Souers, Kalamazoo Commercial Real Estate; Chris Tesseris, First Companies; TJ Ward, Kalamazoo Commercial Real Estate. Welcome!
written by Chris D. Prins, Colliers International The retail market within West Michigan has been incredibly strong as begin the 2019 holiday season. Both national and local retailers continue to look for opportunities within the market but due to all 50-year low unemployment rates at 3.1%, high construction costs and limited inventory their searches are … Read More
The CARWM Board of Directors has elected its 2020 leadership. Beginning January 1, 2020, the Executive Committee will be: President Chip Hurley; President-Elect Chris R. Prins; Treasurer Max Grover; Secretary Mark Ansara. Thank you for your willingness to lead CARWM!
Congratulations to Chelsey Foster, Commercial Bank, who was awarded the DISTINGUISHED AFFILIATE award during the Annual Meeting, held Wednesday, October 30. Foster earned the award for five years continuous membership, service for four years on the Education Committee, and commitment to attending CARWM events. Congratulations!!
The Commercial Alliance of REALTORS welcomes these new REALTOR members:Matthew Hall, CopperRock Real Estate; Jason Lash, eXp Realty, and Joe Munger, Keller Williams East Commercial. Welcome!
The Commercial Alliance of REALTORS welcomes these new REALTOR members:Quintin Cowles, Adams Appraisal Company; Alison Glowinski, Mitten Real Estate; Jonathon Hallberg, NAI Wisinski of West Michigan; Arthur Price, Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel Hoppough; Dustin Sabin, Mitten Real Estate; Deb Townsend, Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel Hoppough; and new Affiliate member: Jeff Uherek, Globe Midwest Adjusters International. … Read More
The Commercial Alliance of REALTORS welcomes Jeff Chappell, Consumers Credit Union, to the membership.
Author: Greg Holt, Appraiser, Mercantile Bank Valuation theory holds that interests or rights in real estate are to be valued rather than physical land and buildings themselves. Standards require that interests or rights be identified and reported. In ordering and completing appraisal reports then, the issue of which property rights should be valued often comes … Read More
The Commercial Alliance of REALTORS welcomes Dan Aukeman and Case Aukeman, Aukeman Real Estate Company, to the REALTOR membership.