Hometown Village of Ann Arbor Subdivision Report for 2017

Hometown Village of Ann Arbor Year End Report – 2017

2017 was a terrific year for Hometown Village of Ann Arbor, with 11 homes sold; The Bouma Group being involved with 1 of them. The amount of sale increased by 4 homes compared to the previous year. Offers ranged from being similar and distant to the listing price.Hometown Village of Ann Arbor

Sold Homes:

  • $398,000. 1311 Timmins Dr., Ann Arbor. 1954 sq. ft., + 700 in finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 2.2 baths.
  • $380,000. 1371 North Bay, Ann Arbor. 2755 sq. ft., + 1000 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $379,900. 1484 Chapleau Dr., Ann Arbor. 2730 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $371,000. 1281 Timmins Dr., Ann Arbor. 1849 sq. ft., + 550 in finished lower level, 5 bedrooms and 3.1 baths. Listed by The Bouma Group
  • $370,000. 1668 Chapleau Dr., Ann Arbor. 1842 sq. ft., + 800 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.2 baths.
  • $365,000. 1620 Chapleau Dr., Ann Arbor. 1990 sq. ft., + 600 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $362,501. 1264 Timmins Dr., Ann Arbor. 1750 sq. ft., + 800 in finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $360,000. 1304 North Bay, Ann Arbor. 3073 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.

For a complete list of Sold Homes at Hometown Village of Ann Arbor, contact us at (734)761-3060

So far this year, 1 home has sold in Hometown Village of Ann Arbor with a sale price of $396,000, which is an increase of 8.5% compared to the average sale price of $364,391 in 2017. The average price per square foot for the 11 homes sold in 2017 is $171.00, which is an increase of 11% in comparison to the A$/SF of $154.00 in year prior. For more details and information about Hometown Village of Ann Arbor, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or by emailing info@bouma.com. View the previous market report for Hometown Village of Ann Arbor here!

140 Ashley Mews, Downtown Ann Arbor Brownstone Condo

140 Ashley Mews, Ann Arbor MI 48104140 Ashley Mews, Downtown Ann Arbor Brownstone Style Condo

Just Listed! Situated right in the heart of downtown Ann Arbor, this stately Ashley Mews brownstone offers:

  • 2062 sq. ft., +404 in the finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Dining room adjoins the upgraded kitchen that overlooks the 2 story living room.
  • 2 bedroom suites, each with a private bath and lots of closet space.
  • Family room in the finished lower level.
  • 2 car attached garage.
  • More photos & details
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3255699
  • Listed for $975,000

To learn more about 140 Ashley Mews or to request a private showing, contact the downtown Ann Arbor Condo specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or info@bouma.com. View more photos and amenities for the Ashley Mews community here.

470 Preston Circle, Dexter Home at Dexter Crossing

470 Preston Circle, Dexter MI 48130470 Preston Circle, Dexter MI Home at Dexter Crossing

New Listing! Great location within walking distance of stores, restaurants, schools, and downtown Dexter. 470 Preston Circle features:

  • 1293 sq. ft., +300 in finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Hardwood flooring throughout the living room and dining/kitchen combo.
  • Master bedroom suite has a private bath.
  • Freshly painted deck to enjoy the upcoming summer.
  • More photos & details
  • MLS# 3255700
  • Listed for $262,900

For more information or to schedule a private showing contact The Bouma Group, Realtors today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and amenities for Dexter Crossing here!

4350 Pine Ridge Ct., Ann Arbor MI Condo at The Arbors

4350 Pine Ridge Ct., Ann Arbor MI 481054350 Pine Ridge Ct., Ann Arbor MI Condo at The Arbors

SOLD! Lots of living space in this freshly painted and updated condo at The Arbors. This 2 story unit offers:

  • 1286 sq. ft., +700 in the finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Vaulted living room has skylights, new engineered wood flooring, and a cozy fireplace.
  • Lower level is finished with a family room with french doors opening to the patio with a pond view.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3255523
  • Listed for $324,900

For more information or to schedule a private showing for 4350 Pine Ridge Ct., contact the Ann Arbor Condo specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. See photos and amenities for The Arbors complex here!

812 Pauline Blvd., Ann Arbor Home in Allmendinger Heights

812 Pauline Blvd., Ann Arbor MI812 Pauline Blvd., Ann Arbor MI Home in Allmendinger Heights neighborhood

Off the Market. Walk to the Big House from this cape cod with tons of potential in the Allmendinger Heights neighborhood. This home offers:

  • 1386 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths.
  • Currently used as a duplex with a 2 bedroom unit on the first level and a 1 bedroom unit on the second level.
  • Located right across the street from Allmendinger Park.
  • More photos and details
  • MLS# 3255471
  • Listed for $430,000

For a private viewing of 812 Pauline Blvd., or to learn more about this Ann Arbor property, contact The Bouma Group, Realtors today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and details for Allmendinger Heights here!

450 Dunnington, Ann Arbor Home at Liberty Glen

450 Dunnington, Ann Arbor MI 48103450 Dunnington, Ann Arbor MI Home for Sale at Liberty Glen

New Listing! Desirable location on a larger corner lot for this colonial home at Liberty Glen. This traditional home offers:

  • 1983 square feet, with an additional 250 in the finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Formal living and dining rooms, plus a family room with a brick fireplace.
  • Large master bedroom suite has a vaulted ceiling with skylights, a walk-in closet, and private bath.
  • Within walking distance of Lakewood Elementary and Liberty Athletic Club.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3254939
  • Listed for $365,000

To learn more about 450 Dunnington or to schedule a private showing, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group today at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and information for Liberty Glen here!

8568 Eral Court, Ypsilanti Home at Brookside of Superior Township

8568 Eral Court, Ypsilanti MI 481988568 Eral Court, Ypsilanti MI Home for Sale at Brookside of Superior Township

SOLD! Absolutely immaculate 2-story home backing to a pond in the popular Brookside of Superior Township. Features include:

  • 1470 square feet, +600 in the finished lower level, 3 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • Kitchen has been updated with stylish granite counters and newer appliances.
  • Large master bedroom suite offers a private bath and 2 closets.
  • Daylight lower level is finished with a recreation area and second kitchen.
  • More photos and features
  • MLS# 3255244
  • Listed for $215,000

To learn more about 8568 Eral Court or to request a private showing, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. View photos and amenities for Brookside of Superior Township here!

 

Greene Farms, Ypsilanti Subdivision Report for 2017

Greene Farms Year End Report – 2017

2017 was a fantastic year for Greene Farms with 52 homes sold. The amount of sales decreased by 4 homes compared to the previous year. The selling price was often similar to the listing price, showing negotiation between sellers and buyers.Greene Farms Subdivision, Ann Arbor MI

Sold Homes:

  • $250,000. 7875 Greene Farm Dr., Ypsilanti. 1800 sq. ft. + 850 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $250,000. 7791 Hampton Ct., Ypsilanti. 1972 sq. ft., + 954 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $246,000. 7210 Roxbury Dr., Ypsilanti. 2038 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $245,000. 7620 Pioneer Dr., Ypsilanti. 2059 sq. ft., + 850 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.
  • $242,900. 7683 Greene Farm Ct., Ypsilanti. 2424 sq. ft., + 1200 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $242,900. 7180 Roxbury Dr., Ypsilanti. 1972 sq. ft., + 954 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.2 baths.
  • $242,900. 7683 Green Farm Ct., Ypsilanti. 2424 sq. ft., + 200 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 2.1 baths.
  • $241,200. 7727 Roxbury Ct., Ypsilanti. 2014 sq. ft., + 1000 in finished lower level, 4 bedrooms and 3.1 baths.

For a complete list of Sold Homes at Greene Farms, Ypsilanti, contact us at (734)761-3060

So far this year, 5 homes have sold in Greene Farms with an average sale price of $224,580, which is a slight increase compared to the ASP of $219,008 in 2017. Currently, there are 7 homes listed for sale. The average price per square foot for the 52 homes sold in 2017 is $125.00, which is an increase of 9.5% in comparison to the A$/SF of $114.00 in the year prior. For more details and information about Greene Farms, contact the real estate specialists with The Bouma Group at (734)761-3060 or by emailing info@bouma.com. View the previous market report for Greene Farms here!

1715 Newport Creek, Luxury Ann Arbor Home for Sale

1715 Newport Creek, Ann Arbor MI 481031715 Newport Creek, Ann Arbor MI Luxury Home for Sale

Just Listed! Stately executive colonial situated at the end of a cul-de-sac backing to a wooded area in the prestigious Newport Creek subdivision. Features include:

  • 4061 sq. ft., +1226 in finished lower level, with 5 bedrooms and 4.1 baths.
  • Soaring 2-story great room shares a double-sided fireplace with the pool/sitting room.
  • Kitchen is a chef’s dream with a Sub-Zero, Viking range, granite counters, and large island.
  • Finished walk-out lower level has a media room, rec room, bedroom, and full bath.
  • More photos and features
  • Virtual tour
  • MLS# 3255335
  • Listed for $1,025,000

To learn more about this luxurious home at 1715 Newport Creek or request your private showing, contact the Ann Arbor Real Estate specialists with The Bouma Group today  at 734-761-3060 or email info@bouma.com. Learn more about the Newport Creek subdivision here!

Staging Shortcuts That Sabotage Your Home Sale

4 Home Staging Shortcuts to Avoid

Thinking of selling your home? Home staging is a major player in a home sale. How your home looks, feels, and even smells can influence buyers’ decisions, so it’s important to present your home in the best light.

Cleaning, decluttering, and rearranging furniture are essential to preparing your home for showings, but it can be tempting to take a few shortcuts to get your property on the market faster. Out of all the home staging shortcuts that can hinder your home sale, these you should avoid at all costs.

Keeping Your Interiors Too Dark

A dimly lit kitchen with tile floors, wood cabinets, and laminate countertops looking out onto a dimly lit dining area.Your property needs to shine on the market — don’t dim your home’s sparkle.

Natural light works wonders to maximize space, especially for small floor plans, so it’s important to let in as much sunlight as possible when staging your home.

Throw open the curtains, trim any shrubs blocking the windows, and polish the glass to welcome in the natural sunlight. Continue reading