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The Michigan Legislature recognized this problem with such a long period of redemption and added a provision to MCL(###) ###-####which significantly altered the redemption right of a delinquent borrower whose property is foreclosed and sold via foreclosure by advertisement.
The new provision in Section 3240 expanded the rights of purchasers of foreclosed property by providing them with authority to inspect the interior and exterior of the foreclosed property during the redemption period (which varies depending on the circumstances from 30 days to 1 year, but is typically 6 months). With the addition of this new language to Section 3240, if damage (a term which is very broadly defined) to the foreclosed property is identified during the inspection, the purchaser has the right to commence an eviction lawsuit under Michigan’s Summary Proceedings Act (MCL(###) ###-####et. seq.). If the eviction lawsuit is successful, the mortgagor’s right of redemption is terminated and title to the property vests immediately with the purchaser.
So you would need to file a formal eviction action with the court under MCL 600.57 which starts with a written demand for possession delivered to the executor of the estate under 5718 and then proceeds with the eviction outlined in later chapters.
See here: MCL 600.57