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Cookie McCullough, a Real Estate One agent of Traverse City, Michigan, is one of Traverse City's most experienced and knowledgeable real estate agents in the Grand Traverse County area. Raised on the lakes of Northern Michigan, Cookie is well informed about the numerous real estate opportunities the Traverse City area has to offer, including Grand Traverse Bay homes and Grand Traverse Bay properties, cottages for sale in Northern Michigan, Lake Michigan property for sale, Northern Michigan land for sale and other Traverse City real estate.

Whether she's running, racing across the lake on water skis or pursuing a new endeavor for her clients, Cookie McCullough is an Unstoppable Force. The same energy and enthusiasm she brings to running and water skiing is evident in her career as one of Northern Michigan's premier real estate professionals. Clients value Cookie's waterfront expertise, excellent follow through and tireless pursuit of their goals.

If you're considering making a move to the Traverse City area and are interested in Northern Michigan waterfront real estate or other Northern Michigan properties, turn to the real estate professional who's one tough cookie. With her energy, enthusiasm and knowledge, Cookie McCullough, Your Waterfront Specialist, is An Unstoppable Force when it comes to your real estate investment success. Give her a call today!

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SHOULD YOU OWN YOUR HOME?

 
Record-Eagle,                     Cookie McCullough
THE AMERICAN DREAM OF HOMEOWNERSHIP ISN'T RIGHT FOR EVERYBODY...OR IS IT? 
Weighing the pluses and minuses of homeownership...
Buying a home can be one of life's most exciting and yet most challenging experiences you can go through. With the numerous loan programs available to consumers today, it is easier than ever to get into a house. However the question remains, "Should you own your own home or rent?" [read more]

HOW TO BUY YOUR FIRST HOME . . . AND APPEAR EXPERIENCED!

Record-Eagle,                  Cookie McCullough
Buying your first home can be intimidating. It’s easy to be “rushed” into making a mistake. Unfortunately, these mistakes could cost you for many years to come.  As someone who has helped countless buyers find their first home and save money at the same time, I have some professional advice that will help you make your dream come true. [read more]

WHY YOU SHOULD DO A HOME INSPECTION!

Record-Eagle,        Cookie McCullough
Whoever coined the phrase, “What you don’t know, can’t hurt you,” probably never purchased a home. Today’s buyers are more educated than ever, and most want to know exactly what they’re buying before they sign on the dotted line. A home inspection provides peace of mind with their home purchase decision. [read more]

SQUEEZING EVERY LAST DOLLAR FROM YOUR HOME SALE!

 
Record-Eagle,               Cookie McCullough
How to Maximize Your Return When Selling a Home.
The “secret” to making top dollar from the sale of your home isn’t really a secret at all - I’ve been “revealing” it to my clients for years.  It involves a lot of discipline and elbow grease so many people decide to cut corners.  That’s when the price you could command begins to drop. [read more]

FOR SALE BY OWNER TIP – JUST DON’T DO IT!!

Selling a home by yourself can be full of pitfalls. If you aren’t savvy in the real estate industry, get ready for a potentially dangerous fall. It takes more than an ad in a newspaper, a sign in your yard, or even networking through your friends. There is a truckload of research to do if you expect to get a quick sale and hoped for price. [read more]

SUCCESSFUL REAL ESTATE INVESTING

Record-Eagle,               Cookie McCullough
Everyone has certain goals and aspirations when it comes to investing. I have found that there are certain guidelines every aspiring real estate investor needs to know. One of the biggest problems individuals just starting out have is deciding on the type of property to look for and where the desirable areas are to invest, in contrast to the least desirable and those that fall in between. [read more]

REMODELING ON A BUDGET


Record-Eagle,                      Cookie McCullough
Remodel With An Eye Toward the Next Owner
Not every room requires a “To-the-Studs” overhaul. Instead, perk up a space with these simple strategies. You will be pleasantly surprised at the return on your money when you sell your home. [read more]

MORE LISTINGS, FEWER BUYERS - CHANGING EXPECTATIONS

 
Record-Eagle,            Cookie McCullough
What Sellers Need to Know in the Current Property Market

The University of Michigan’s monthly survey of consumers in September showed that home-buying attitudes were at the lowest level since 1990, with consumers citing concerns over potential future price decreases and increases in mortgage interest rates. The good news is that, while confidence in home-buying is at a low point, it has not significantly fallen since March of this year - - so it appears to be leveling. [read more]

SELLERS NEED TO THINK LIKE BUYERS


Record-Eagle,                   Cookie McCullough
Buyers are Looking for Sellers Who Are Motivated
This is the time for "Realty Reality". During these times when there are more homes for sale than there are buyers competing for them – and when inventory is counted in months of supply rather than weeks or days - sellers need to think like buyers. This does not simply apply to presentation, curb appeal, and getting rid of the clutter. It especially applies to pricing [read more]

HOME INSPECTIONS


Record-Eagle,                Cookie McCullough
Why and When?? Nearly all home and commercial building buyers hire a professional home inspector to take a close look at their new property before closing. Whole-home inspections cover numerous systems within the house. Although architectural details, wall and floor coverings, modern conveniences and many other factors are important in the buying decision, the focus of a home inspection is on the structural/mechanical/electrical condition of the property.

Following are some answers to frequently asked questions regarding home inspections. These should help with the inspection process for your new home or commercial building. [read more]

FIXING UP YOUR HOME FOR A QUICK SALE


Record-Eagle,                          Cookie McCullough
Tips That Will Help With the Sale!
There are some tasks any seller should consider before putting their house on the market. As with any resale product, you should try to make the product (your home) look as new as possible in order to receive the highest profit available. [read more]

THE BATH - ENJOY IT BEFORE YOU SELL IT!!

 
Record-Eagle,              Cookie McCullough
Winter Home-Remodeling Time is Here and the Spring Selling Season is Almost Here! Many homeowners decide that, in order to receive top dollar for their home, they will do some rejuvenating before putting their house on the market. Homeowners who complete midrange remodels can expect to make money from their project. [read more]

CHOOSING YOUR REAL ESTATE AGENT

 Record-Eagle,                Cookie McCullough 
You’ve heard the term, “You get what you pay for,” and that doesn’t go wasted on real estate agents as well. Many sellers would love to get through transactions themselves, without any help from a “middle man,” to save the commission dollars. It sounds like it makes sense, “Hey, why pay thousands of dollars of your money to sell a house when you can do it yourself?” [read more]

THE SECOND HOME MARKET


Record-Eagle                      Cookie McCullough
Why Vacation Homes Are Still Hot!

The second home market is gearing up for what is virtually certain to be a series of record years for sales volume. New research suggests that the buyers currently jumping into that market are strikingly different from buyers barely three years ago. The new wave of second home purchasers are far more investment-oriented than their predecessors. Many more of them are buying to make money than to spend weekends at the beach. [read more]

KITCHEN MAKEOVERS THAT “SIZZLE”

Record-Eagle,  Cookie McCullough
Designing a kitchen makeover is enjoyable and exciting and a creative activity for a homeowner. Adding simple upgrades can make a dramatic difference. The kitchen is at the top of the home improvement list for many homeowners and is one of the highest returns on home improvement costs when selling your home. [read more]



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