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Michigan at a Glance

Average Household Income
Affordable Housing and
Low cost of living
Top 3 Industries: Manufacturing,
Tourism, Agriculture

The first step in having a successful home loan experience is finding the right mortgage lender.

NewFed Mortgage Corp. is an excellent option for those looking to secure a mortgage in Michigan. With a team of experienced mortgage professionals, NewFed Mortgage Corp. is dedicated to helping clients find the right mortgage product for their unique financial situation. They offer a wide range of mortgage products, including conventional, FHA, VA, and USDA loans, as well as refinancing options. With a focus on transparency and communication, NewFed Mortgage Corp. ensures that their clients are informed and involved throughout the mortgage process. Additionally, NewFed Mortgage Corp. has a deep understanding of the local Michigan housing market and can provide expert guidance on the best neighborhoods, school districts, and home values. Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or looking to refinance your existing mortgage, NewFed Mortgage Corp. offers competitive rates and exceptional customer service, making them the best choice for your Michigan mortgage needs.

Michigan offers a diverse range of cities and towns to suit different lifestyles and preferences. Ann Arbor is a vibrant college town that offers excellent cultural amenities, top-rated restaurants, and a strong job market, while Grand Rapids is known for its vibrant downtown, art scene, and craft beer culture. For those seeking a waterfront lifestyle, Traverse City and the surrounding areas offer access to the stunning beaches of Lake Michigan, as well as plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities, including hiking and skiing. For a more urban experience, Detroit is undergoing a renaissance with new restaurants, retail spaces, and cultural attractions, including the world-renowned Detroit Institute of Arts. Finally, for those seeking a peaceful retreat, the charming town of Petoskey, located on the shores of Lake Michigan, offers a small-town feel with plenty of natural beauty and outdoor activities. Whatever your preferences, Michigan has a place that will feel like home.

Mortgage Property Types

Property Types

The most common property types available in Michigan are townhouses, single-family residences, and condominiums, but you’ll also find some manufactured homesmulti-unit properties, and cooperatives (co-ops). Let’s run through the definition of each.


single-family, multi-floor homes that are attached to one another. They are typically uniform in design and are part of a homeowner’s association.

Single-family residences

freestanding homes on a piece of property, or independent residential structures that act as dwellings.


properties that are split into distinct units in one or more buildings. These are individually owned and can either be attached or detached (condex is an alternate term for a detached condo).

Manufactured homes

homes that are built piece-by-piece off-site in factories and then transported to a lot for final assembly.

Multi-unit properties

houses that can shelter more than one family living separately. They consist of duplexes (multi-unit homes with two attached units) or apartment buildings with a maximum of four units.

Cooperatives (co-ops)

 multi-family properties where a legal entity owns the title. Residents accrue equity in the building by purchasing shares, allowing them to own a portion of the property (although their names will not be on the deed).



If you’re interested in revising or replacing the terms of an existing loan agreement, then you might want to consider refinancing. Usually, the decision to refinance is as simple as wanting to secure a lower interest rate, while another common motivation is to take advantage of the equity one has built in their property and convert some of it to cash. Some borrowers may even want to change the terms of their loan (for example, from a variable interest rate to a fixed), or to change the length of their loan agreement. Since loans with shorter terms usually have lower interest rates, the borrower can save a lot of cash by paying it off earlier and by paying less interest. Not only that, but refinancing is also a good way to bundle any outstanding debts into a single loan at a lower rate. For a more comprehensive overview of refinancing and what it entails, feel free to get in touch with one of our loan officers today.

Reverse Mortgages

happy seniors with reverse mortgage

Reverse mortgages are becoming increasingly popular among eligible people who are 55 or older. Essentially, a reverse mortgage is a special type of home equity loan that is available to homeowners 55 and up who have built up considerable equity in their primary property and want to draw it out as cash either monthly, as a lump sum, or as a line of credit. It’s a form of loan, and the money received is non-taxable and will be paid back when the mortgagee dies or sells the home. To find out more about reverse mortgages, check out our online overview.