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Top Home Improvement Renovations for Maximum Return on Investment

Whether you are selling your home, just purchased a home or are a homeowner planning to stay for awhile, this quick guide will let you know which home improvement projects will net you the most Return on your Investment. Several …
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Top 25 Frozen Custard Places in Southeastern Wisconsin

Take time to enjoy the last weeks of summer with one of Wisconsin’s favorite summer-time treats — custard. According to the FDA, custard must contain at least 10% butterfat and 1.4% egg yolks. That’s right — egg yolks. It’s one …
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50-Plus Wisconsin Summer Day Trip Ideas

As the summer begins to wind down and the days get shorter, there is still time to get out and enjoy all Wisconsin has to offer. Check out this list for some of Wisconsin’s local summer-time attractions and plan your …
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Nine Facts to Know About Homeowners Insurance

When buying a home there are certain requirements that need to be met. You need to be approved for your loan, you need to meet your mortgage requirements and you need homeowners insurance among many others. Homeowners insurance is important …
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Shorewest Gives Back

At Shorewest, our mission is not about the number of homes we sell, but rather the families and people we help along the way. We are proud to be members of the communities we serve. From donating to local charities …
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County-by-County Real Estate Data, August 2018

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 County, Dodge …
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2018 REAL Trends Report Names Shorewest, REALTORS® Top Wisconsin Company

Shorewest, REALTORS® rose to the top in many categories in the 2018 REAL Trends survey. REAL Trends, the trusted source for news, research and information about the real estate brokerage industry, announced the results of the 2018 REAL Trends 500, …
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Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Reveals New Branding on 35th Anniversary

The design goal was to create something that compliments the Shorewest, REALTORS® logo as WMC is part of its family of companies. It also needed to represent the unity, values and support that WMC lends everyday to each of its …
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State of the Market — August 2018

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® Entering the third quarter of the year, the housing market continues to experience a tight inventory of homes for sale. Tight inventories plus strong buyer demand have caused home prices …
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Wisconsin Sales-Tax Holiday Begins Wednesday

Qualifying school supplies, computers and clothing exempt from taxes Aug. 1–5   The school year is right around the corner. And, as parents and students start to think about the upcoming year, computers, school supplies and new clothing often top …
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