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REALTOR® Code of Ethics 2016

Code of Ethics 2016

Managing Your Septic System

This brochure explains how a septic system is designed, how it works, and how to take care of it. There is a preventive maintenance record  that you can use to keep a record of how often you have it pumped or worked on. It also contains tips for prolonging the life of the system.

Lead Based Paint Pamphlet

Are you planning to buy, rent, or renovate a home built before 1978?  Read this EPA Pamphlet on how to protect your family from lead in your home.

Guide to Permitting and Zoning

In the construction industry, time is money, and delays associated with permitting and approvals add to the cost of projects.  The permitting and zoning process can be cumbersome, frustrating and time consuming for those not familiar with the road map and nuances of the processes for each municipality and governmental agency.  This guide is the result and collaboration of stakeholders in Northwest Lower Michigan to assist individuals and businesses involved with construction and development projects.

Guide via TC Chamber
Condominium Buyers Handbook

Intended as a guide for people who are considering buying a condominium. Provides a summary of portions of the Condominium Act (MCL 559.101 et seq.)

Community Housing Choices

This website administered by the Northwest Michigan Council of Governments will help both individuals and agencies find the information they need to gain access to affordable housing and housing programs in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, and Leelanau counties.

Link via NWMCOG