Real Estate Round Up 8/19/18

Summer's Hottest Housing Markets, From Realtor.com
Ellen Paris, forbes.com

There’s good news for buyers willing to look to the Midwest for its affordability factor.

Rental application fee ordinance gets amendments ahead of vote
Justin P. Hicks, Mlive.com

The city commission approved the ordinance that will regulate rental property application fees. The vote was 4-1 Tuesday night, and the ordinance will become effective on Nov. 7.

 

Projects Take Shape Along the Grand River
Nick Mans, mibiz.com

In anticipation of a multifaceted effort to restore the Grand River through downtown Grand Rapids, numerous public and private partners are coming together to activate a number of key sites along the riverbanks.