MICHIGAN PHYSICIANS SOCIETY Presents The 2015 Southeastern Michigan Real Estate Update for Physicians

Bloomfield Hills, MI---- The Michigan Physicians Society, LLC, that supports excellence in healthcare by supporting physicians, and Signature Sotheby’s International Realty are teaming to offer physicians a free networking and real estate seminar, 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Fleming's Steakhouse, Birmingham, MI.
According to MPS founder Ren Carlton, the event will offer physicians an opportunity to learn about buying, selling, building and investing in real estate in Southeastern Michigan.
"Most Michigan physician own real estate in Southeastern Michigan," Carlton said. "This is an opportunity for physicians to learn more about real estate from our panel of experts."
Speakers at the event includes:
- John & Bridget Apap, Signature Sotheby’s International Realty
- Lynn Wiand, Talmer Bank
- Rick Wiand & Lisa Bouchard, Hunter Roberts Homes
Space is limited at this event. Registration is free for physicians, but an RSVP is required by calling John Apap at 248-225-9858 or emailing Japap@signaturesothebys.com
The Michigan Physicians Society supports excellence in healthcare by supporting physicians. We help physicians…
   Save time
   Earn more
   Make smart decisions
   Support other physicians and community
Physicians dedicate their lives to helping others. Physicians invest a massive amount of time, money, and effort into their professions. Physicians are under financial attack…
Physicians should be free to practice medicine and treat patients. Physicians should not have to worry about:
   Reduced reimbursements
   Increased regulations
   Struggling to afford insurance
The Michigan Physicians Society accomplishes their mission through:
   Career Assistance
   Investment and Revenue Opportunities
   Membership Benefits
For more information about the Michigan Physicians Society, 
   Website:  MichiganPhysiciansSociety.com
   Twitter:  @DoctorAdvocates          
   Linkedin:  linkedin.com/in/rencarlton 
   Email:  Ren@MichiganPhysiciansSociety.com
   Phone:  (248) 633-8557

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