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Community Round-Up: Memorial Day Weekend

Looking for something to do this Memorial Day weekend? Here’s our Community Round-Up:   Milwaukee County *Dance for the Hearts at Milwaukee Harley-Davidson to raise money for Veterans *The Wisconsin Spartan Sprint is at Miller Park, whether as a spectator …
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Categories: Upcoming Events

Shorewest Shares: The Perfect Summer Patio And How To Create It

One of the best things about summer is enjoying the weather outside! Whether it’s through the tranquility of reading a book in the grass or hosting a summer barbeque, it’s important to get your patio ready for summer. Here are …
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Categories: DIY

County-by-County Real Estate Data, May 2015

Learn what’s happening in your market area by clicking on your county link. You’ll find helpful information, including a year-to-year and quarterly comparisons of new listings, closed sales, median sales price, active listings and months of inventory. Jump to: Brown …
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Shorewest Shares: First-Time Home Buyers Series — Four Things To Look For In A House

When you’re a first-time home buyer, buying a home may be overwhelming and confusing. Sellers can use cover-up techniques to make their property look better than it really is (Think: covering up ruined hardwood floors with a rug). It’s important …
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Categories: Home Buying

Shorewest Home Services: Your Personal Assistants

Shorewest has a tradition of leading Wisconsin’s real estate industry in innovation and change. Yet we have never forgotten that real estate is a people business. This is no more evident than in the Shorewest Home Services Center; a true …
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Categories: Home Improvement

Shorewest Shares: What To Do As A New Homeowner

You bought a house and are eager and excited to begin customizing it to your liking! However, don’t get too excited that you forget to prep before you begin your projects. Here is a list of things you should double …
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It’s Time For TRID — A Letter from John Inzeo, Vice President, Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation

It might sound like a new peace treaty, but TRID is one of the biggest changes we have seen in the mortgage industry. TRID is the acronym for the Truth-In-Lending Act/Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act Integrated Disclosure (TILA/RESPA Integrated Disclosure). …
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State of the Market — May 2015

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® Spring season has finally arrived here in Southeastern Wisconsin. The real estate market is also back in force, with substantial growth in the early months, specifically March. Home sales increased …
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New Home Resource Videos on Shorewest.com

  This month’s new videos include: New Mortgage Disclosure Forms New disclosure forms for mortgage transactions have been created by the federal government’s Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. These new forms make the terms and costs of mortgage loans less confusing …
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Shorewest Shares: How To Attract Songbirds To Your Garden

Nothing says good morning like listening to the beautiful songs of birds chirping in the morning. Here are a few tips to help you maximize visits from songbirds to your outdoor space: Plant a diverse garden. Attracting songbirds to your …
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Categories: DIY

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