Industry News

Housing Production Holds Steady in August

Tom Oslund

Nationwide housing starts fell 0.8% in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.18 million units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Commerce Department.

Single-family production rose 1.6% in August to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 851,000 after a downwardly revised July reading. Year-to-date, single-family starts are 8.9% above their level over the same...

5 First-Time Building Mistakes to Avoid

Tom Oslund

Designing your own home can be exciting, but it's a lot more work than buying an existing house. With so many moving pieces involved, knowing what works and what doesn't is key. Protect your home's long-term value by sidestepping these five avoidable pitfalls of building a new home.

1. Forgetting About Storage Space
From seasonal items to extra bedding, everything requires a...

1st Securities Mortgage - Home Purchase Program

Tom Oslund

Delivering gift cards to Kalik and his team for sending the most leads through the Home Purchase Program in July! August winners to be announced soon.

See how 1st Securities Mortgage can help your residents create more value over your competition with this great new program. Available to all multi-family management companies in Michigan. Contact us for more details...