Tag Archives: Housing Market

Shorewest Shares: The Best and Worst Home Renovations in 2015

A remodeling project around your home may sound like a good idea. However, some projects are a better investment than others. According to the Remodeling Magazine’s 2015 Cost vs. Value report, the following four projects will make the greatest percentage …
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Categories: Home Improvement


Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Shares The Importance of Low Interest Rates

For many months now, low interest rates have been advertised. “Take advantage of low interest rates!” “Shop now — interest rates are at historic lows!” With historic low rates, it makes buying a home more affordable. But with new marketplace …
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Categories: Mortgage


Shorewest Shares: 13 Ways to Prepare Your Garden When It’s Still Winter

Although there’s still snow on the ground, spring is nearing! It might be hard to think about your garden now, but it’s the perfect time to plan. Each vegetable grows better at a different temperature, allowing your growing season to …
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Categories: Home Improvement


New Home Resource Videos on Shorewest.com

Buying and selling a home does not need to be complicated! Whether you are a first-time homebuyer or selling your existing home, we have gathered the most frequently asked questions and created easy to understand videos. These resource videos cover …
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Categories: Community


Shorewest Shares: Eight Tips When Buying A Home

You’ve decided you are ready to buy a home, now what? Here are eight tips to help you buy your new home: 1. Don’t buy a home if you can’t stay. If you can’t commit to remaining in the same …
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Categories: Home Buying


Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation ranks #1 in Local Originated Loans

The Milwaukee Business Journal has recently released the largest area residential mortgage companies ranked by dollar volume of loans originated locally in 2014. Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation ranked #1 in loans originated locally with 1,418 loans in 2014. “This is a …
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Categories: Mortgage


Shorewest Shares: Six Things to Consider When Selling Your Home

As the Wisconsin Real Estate Market continues to recover, home sales and prices continue to increase. The best homes are selling quickly these days, and mortgage interest rates are at historic lows. However, many homeowners are still waiting to sell …
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Categories: Home Selling


Shorewest Shares: How To Avoid A Home Break-In

As scary as it is to think about, home break-ins do happen. However, most times they can be prevented. Here are some ways to make your home less of a target for intruders: • Set your lights on a timer. …
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Categories: How to, Neighborhoods


Shorewest Shares: Ten Reasons Why Owning a Home Is Better Than Renting

If you’re tired of your rent continuing to increase, it may be time to look into homeownership. As the great American dream of owning a home is still a goal for many, the time to act upon it may be …
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Categories: Home Buying


Shorewest Shares: Nine Tips For First-Time Home Buyers

Tired of renting? Now is the perfect time to purchase your own house! If you are just beginning to look for a new house, or already narrowed down your choice, you may be eager to place an offer, especially if …
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Categories: Home Buying