• Wing Lake West Bloomfield MI

    Lake homes on West Bloomfield & Bloomfield Lakes – Wing Lake & Pine Lake

    Monday, March 20, 2017

    I wanted to share with you 2 videos on Lake homes on West Bloomfield Lakes & Bloomfield Lakes – Wing Lake and Pine Lake in West Bloomfield in Oakland County Michigan MI.  Pine Lake in West Bloomfield is one of the premier lakes in the area.  I would label the lake as “upper end lake”  with […]

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    Will offering a bonus sell my Waterford lake home quicker?

    Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Does it work?  Will offering a bonus sell my Waterford lake home quicker?  Sellers want top dollar and to sell their lakefront homes quickly.  So would a bonus to a real estate agent get them to sell your waterfront home for you quicker?  Or would offering a bonus to the home buyer work better?  After all my goal […]

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    2017 Cardboard Boat Races!!!

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017

    Save The Date!!! Cardboard Boat Races Mark your calendars Saturday, July 15th 2017   Get ahead of the game this year! Start to collect materials, sketch your design, and strategize how you’re going to win! We’ve had an amazing turn out the last few years, and can’t wait to see what creative designs you’ll come […]

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    Looking For a New Lake Home?!?!

    Friday, March 3, 2017

    Are you looking for a new home? Do you have trouble getting the information you need? Do you see everything that’s really on the market?  Here with Russ Ravary, you wont just get a great and easy experience looking for a new home, you’ll find a new home! Russ Ravary is a great and knowledgeable […]

  • Jet skiing on an all sports lake in Oakland County

    All sports lakes in Oakland County – explanation of all sports lakes in Michigan

    Tuesday, February 14, 2017

    If you have the dream of buying a lake cottage, or living on the lake now or in retirement you may come across the term “all sports lakes”.  The definition of an all sports lake is pretty simple.  Just about anything goes.  You can have any type of boat you want.  A speed boat, a […]

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    Valentine’s Day Idea!

    Thursday, February 9, 2017

    Valentine’s Day Idea! (Tuesday, February 14th 2017) Valentines Day is just around the corner, and I’m sure you’r trying to think of how to surprise your significant other.You may be trying to top years in the past, right? But, with all the house hunting, negotiating, and showings going on. You might be having a hard […]

watkins lak e

Mar / 10

2 All sports lakes in Waterford Michigan

  Have you been thinking about buying a waterfront home on an all sports lake in Waterford Michigan?   Today I have for you 2 videos on a couple of nice lakes in Waterford.    The videos are about the lakes and waterfront properties on Watkins Lake in Waterford and the second one about lake houses on Williams […]

chemung lake

Mar / 9

2 all sports lakes in Livingston County -Zukey Lake homes & Lake Chemung waterfront properties

Let’s talk about some of the best all sports lakes in Livingston County Michigan.  I have done two short videos on Zukey Lake homes in Hamburg Michigan and Lake Chemung waterfront properties in Howell Michigan.  Both of these all sports lakes are big enough to enjoy any type of water sports that you want.  I […]

Lake home guarantee

Mar / 8

How can a real estate agent guarantee to sell my Michigan lake home or buy it?

There are many variations of this sales gimmick.  Some will guarantee to buy it, or sell your home for free if it doesn’t sell in 60 days, or knock money off if they don’t sell it in a certain period.  Right up front.  IT IS A SALES GIMMICK, and it comes with a catch.  All right, […]

Sailing on Walnut Lake

Feb / 10

First time lake home buyer tips – where to start

As a first time lake home buyer you may be confused on where to start your search or worried that you are going to make a mistake. Don’t feel bad as you are not alone. Starting your very first lake home search can be confusing and cause you a little anxiety. But DON’T WORRY. Having  one […]


Jan / 10

Flanders Lake West Bloomfield Michigan!!!

Flanders Lake real estate, West Bloomfield Michigan.  Hi, I’m Russ Ravary your lakes area real estate specialist! I’m here to talk to you about The in’s and out’s of Flanders Lake, and the homes on it. Flanders Lake in West Bloomfield is really just a large pond. It’s great for swimming, paddling boarding, or fishing.  It […]

Jan / 5

Cass Lake Oakland County Mi

Hi I’m Russ Ravary, and I’m here to tell you all about Cass Lake! Shall we get started? Cass Lake is a great lake to raise your family on. It sits at about 1280 acres and is open to the public. Cass lake is an all sports lake, perfect for all you who love skiing […]

Sailing on Walnut Lake

Nov / 7

Walnut Lake homes, West Bloomfield, Oakland County, MI

Have you been wanting a lake home in West Bloomfield on an all sports lake?  I am going to give you a little glimpse of what Walnut Lake homes are like and what the lake is like.  Walnut Lake is a 232 acre private all sports lake.  The deepest spot in the lake is 101 […]

crosby lake

Feb / 16

Crosby Lake Independence MI

Crosby Lake Independence Twp Michigan           Welcome to another informative lake video, by Russ Ravary! Oakland county is definitely in no short supply of lakes, but finding the one best for you and your family, can be difficult. That’s why you need to have the help of a lake expert. Lucky […]

softwater lake

Feb / 16

Softwater Lake Springfield Michigan

Softwater Lake Springfield Twp. Michigan! If you want to get accurate information about this lake, you need to speak with an expert. Lucky for you, you’ve come to the right place! Russ Ravary here, Oakland County’s Lake real estate expert! I’ll help you get the answers you need, so that you and your family feel […]

Jan / 6

Duck Lake Waterfront Home Buying

  My name is Russ Ravary. I am a lake specialist realtor for Metro Detroit, and I love the lakes in this area! Living close to Duck lake myself, and having spent time on it, I know how great of a lake it truly is. This lake is a private lake, with no public access. […]

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