Published Friday, June 3, 2016

MIBOR is hosting a series of information sessions in 2016 entitled Raise the Bar. This is your chance to get up-to-date knowledge that can better your business today. The first session is coming up quick on JUNE 10th. It’s Navigating a Hot Market where your peers will talk about the nuances of making clients happy and business close in one of the ...more »

Published Friday, May 27, 2016

If you’ve ever noticed how a few benches make a public square more inviting or how a community garden makes a neighborhood feel more livable, then you’ve appreciated placemaking. Placemaking is a global movement that helps citizens transform their underused public spaces into places that highlight local assets, spur rejuvenation, and serve ...more »

Published Monday, May 23, 2016

Housing data released by MIBOR today shows increased closed sales activity in April alongside another month of tight inventory. Closed sales increased 12.4 percent in April 2016 compared to April 2015 and rose 10.6 percent in the three months ending in April compared to the same three months last year. Pending sales increased, but not to the level ...more »

Published Monday, May 16, 2016

Our top viewed video in April was the Quick Tip – Incomplete Listing. This video will instruct you on how to successfully add an “Incomplete Listing” and some common questions that we receive as to why a listing is not successfully saved as “Incomplete”. Click here for more.

Published Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The leads you gain from consumer searches on are a critical part of the value you receive through your BLC® affiliation. When we transitioned fully to Matrix™ in September, we changed the public search site to a new interface designed by a company called Solid Earth, this included a new, more robust lead generation tool. More.

Published Monday, April 25, 2016

Housing data released by MIBOR today shows increased activity in listings and sales along with steady prices gains alongside another month of tight inventory. Closed sales increased 9.2 percent in March compared to March 2015 and rose 9.1 percent in the quarterly comparison. Pending sales showed another month of double digit increases climbing 16.5 and 14.6 ...more »

Published Wednesday, April 20, 2016

A recent blog post spells out what millennials need from their REALTOR® during their first home buying experience. Maybe you agree? Read on.

Published Monday, April 18, 2016

Many members are requesting information on sign regulations for various zoning ordinances. Click here to view sign usage details by municipality.

Published Monday, April 11, 2016

The MIBOR RPAC Trustees have spent the past few months interviewing political candidates running for office. Over 180 questionnaires were sent to candidates running for County Council and Commissioner seats. The returned questionnaires were considered by the MIBOR RPAC Trustees and for the past two months, the Trustees have been conducting candidate ...more »

Published Monday, April 11, 2016

Birds chirping, flowers starting to bloom, temperatures (hopefully) starting to rise......and insects....all over the house? This might not be the visual you were looking for this Spring. Whether you choose to hire a professional to address a bug/pest issue or use a do-it-yourself method there are several really basic yet effective ways to keep a problem ...more »