Take Action – Reopen Real Estate Safely

Reopen Real Estate Safely and Successfully Since before her first Executive Order, Michigan Realtors® has advocated on your behalf, with Governor Whitmer’s office, on options to keep Realtors® working in a safe and responsible manner. Now is the time for the Governor to hear from all of us — real estate is critical to

Can Performance Of Contracts Be Excused Due to the COVID-19 Crisis?

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Stay at Home Orders, and resulting financial turmoil, many contracting parties find themselves either unable to perform their obligations, or faced with increased difficulty in doing so. Several contract defenses exist which may excuse performance, depending on the specific facts of each case. Force Majeure: Contract provisions, called “Force

Update: Most Recent Changes to Michigan Real Estate Law and Section 1031 Exchanges Arising From the Response to COVID-19

Earlier this week Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued two new Executive Orders directly impacting Michigan’s real estate industry. In addition, the U.S. Internal Revenue Services extended certain key Section 1031 exchange time deadlines. Stay Home, Stay Safe Order Extended and Expanded.  On April 9, 2020, Governor Whitmer issued Executive Order 2020-42.  This Order updated and

Welcome NEW CBOR & CPIX Members!

Andrew Whinery of Marcus & Millichap in San Francisco, California, Brad Beer of Myers Trust Real Estate in Elkhart, Indiana, Joshua Wallace of Hanging Gardens Real Estate LLC in Croswell, Michigan, and Brady Williams of Greater Development, LLC in Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan

Welcome NEW CBOR and CPIX Members!

Christopher D’Angelo of Signature Associates in Southfield, Michigan, Patrick Becker of Keller Williams in Dexter, Michigan and David Moody of Reality Realty of Michigan, Inc in Flat Rock, Michigan.

Welcome NEW CBOR & CPIX Members!

Ali Hamouch of Premier Realty Associates in Dearborn Heights, Michigan,  Susie Carone of Century 21 Curran & Oberski in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, and Alex Gravlin of Lee & Associates in Southfield, Michigan