Tag Archives: Buying

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Five Interior Design Trends That Turn Off Home Buyers

One of the best parts about owning a house is decorating it to become your home! However sometimes making our home more comfortable for ourselves, we forget that we may sell it, and our style may clash with someone else’s. …
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Top Five Reasons to Sell Your Home this Fall!

Fall is definitely here. Days are shorter, temperatures are crisp and the holidays are right around the corner. While many think the opportunity to sell their home has paused, the real estate market continues to be strong. Here are five …
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June is National Homeowners Month!

Happy National Homeowners Month! It is time to celebrate and promote the American Dream of owning a home. Using a REALTOR® makes it more affordable, attainable and sustainable for anyone looking to start on the homeownership journey. The dream of …
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Dominating Wisconsin Real Estate

When it comes to Wisconsin real estate, no other company does more than Shorewest, REALTORS®. Since 1951, Shorewest has been Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™, selling and listing more homes than any one. Its dominating market share, community presence and years …
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Thinking of Buying a Home? Think Luxury!

Our current housing market is constrained by a low supply of homes for sale, the luxury market is seeing an upswing in inventory and less buyer competition. This is great news for anyone with a home to sell and looking …
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The Difference Between a Listing and Selling Agent

Resource Video: Buyer and Seller Edition

The Difference Between a Listing and Selling Agent In most real estate transactions, there is one agent who represents the seller and another who represents the buyer. This informational video provides key points on the differences are between the two …
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Want to Buy or Sell a Home? Now is the Time!

2016 was the year of low mortgage rate and also low inventory. The average for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was 3.65% which is the lowest annual average ever recorded by Freddie Mac going back to 1971. Since then mortgage rates …
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Serious About Buying a Home? Get Pre-Approved!

Right now we are in the midst of a serious sellers market. What this entails is that there are more buyers in the market than homes available to buy.Freddie Mac explains the advantages of pre-approval on their website, “It’s highly …
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Resource Video: Buyers Edition

Dealing with Multiple Offers as a Buyer Multiple offers are not uncommon, especially in our active seller’s market. The key as a buyer is to talk with your Shorewest, REALTOR® for a game plan when going into a multiple-offer situation. …
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Resource Video: Buyers Edition

What is a HUD Home? The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, or “HUD,” may have homes available for you that you might not have considered. This informational video provides key points on what HUD oversees, what kinds of …
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