News from Wisconsin's Largest Home Seller™

Canadian Pacific Holiday Train Spreading Cheer Across Wisconsin

The 21st annual Canadian Pacific Holiday Train is rolling through Wisconsin again this year, bringing cheer, Santa and live music at every stop. The 14-car train decorated with thousands of lights will make 13 stops throughout Wisconsin in early December. …
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Wisconsin County-by-County Real Estate Data Snapshot, 3rd Quarter

Learn what’s happening in your market area. 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.


National Taco Day

Last year Americans consumed over 4.5 billion tacos! Needless to say, we love tacos. Even though tacos are so wildly popular, the history of the taco is relatively unknown. Some anthropologists say there is evidence the taco predates the arrival …
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Oktoberfest in Wisconsin

Oktoberfest is a German festival that has become a worldwide phenomenon celebrating Bavarian culture and pints of beer. Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration of Bavaria’s Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen in 1810. The wedding was celebrated …
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A Great Time to Be in Milwaukee

Milwaukee has a reputation for being more affordable than other big cities in the country,  and a recent cost of living analysis reflects that. Move.org recently analyzed data from the 75 largest cities in the United States to see which …
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8 Tips to Get Your Home Ready to Sell

A well cared for home will have more buyer appeal and is more likely to sell faster and for a better price. Remember, first impressions are lasting, and buyers are attracted to homes that have been well maintained. Before you …
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National Dog Day!

Don’t let the dog days of summer get your four-legged friend down. Take your furry companion to your local dog park to celebrate National Dog Day. Check out our blog post for a list of dog parks near you! #NationalDogDay …
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State of the Market – September 2019

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® Today there is a lot of noise and mixed messages about the housing market. Is it a buyer’s or a seller’s market? Are we on the verge of a slow …
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How to Celebrate National Ice Cream Day

Nothing goes better together than ice cream (or custard) and a warm summer night in Wisconsin. Today is National Ice Cream Day and it is not just another corporate ploy to sell ice cream. Rather, President Ronald Reagan actually declared …
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