Tag Archives: Housing Market

Shorewest Shares: How to Avoid Homebuyer’s Remorse

  In a recent survey of 2,000 homebuyers, 80% said they regretted at least one thing about their home. Guess what the number one complaint is about? The home isn’t quite big enough. So how do you know how much …
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Categories: Home Buying


Shorewest Shares: 11 Things to Consider Before Making an Offer on a House

If you’ve narrowed down your choice, or are just beginning to look for a new house, you may be eager to place an offer, especially if it’s your dream house. If you’re buying in a competitive market, you may feel …
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Categories: Home Buying


Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Recommends: How Do I Know if I’m Ready To Purchase a House?

  Homeownership has been creeping into your head, and you are tired of paying for rent. Purchasing a house may seem like a good idea, but how do you know if you are ready? There are a lot of pre-qualification …
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Categories: Mortgage


Shorewest Shares: The 50 Best Suburbs in America

The Business Insider examined data on nearly 300 suburbs to narrow down to the top 50 best suburbs in America. To create this list, they considered suburbs with populations between 5,000 and 100,000 within 40 kilometers of the nearest metropolitan …
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Categories: Community


Joseph Horning of Shorewest, REALTORS® is named one of 100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives

We are pleased to share that Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS®, was named one of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives by Real Estate Executive Magazine. To select the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Executives, Real Estate …
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Categories: Real Estate News


Shorewest Shares: How to Prepare Your Home for Winter

As much as we don’t want to mention it, winter is coming. If you remember last winter brought in extra low temperatures, which may lead to extra high heating bills. It’s never a good time when you receive an unexpected …
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Categories: DIY


Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Recommends These Alternatives to Putting 20% Down on a Home Loan

It has been repeated numerous, numerous times: If you want to buy a house, you need a 20% down payment. Fortunately, you don’t have to put 20% down anymore. “It’s a myth that all homebuyers must have a 20% down …
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Categories: Mortgage


The Intoxication of Low Interest Rates — A letter from John Inzeo, Vice President, Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation

Watching the Packer game, I was drawn into all the commercials that advertised low interest rates. From credit cards to furniture, cars to student loans, “LOW INTEREST RATES” was flashed across my television more times than I could count… or …
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State of the Market — December 2014

  State of the Market — December 2014 A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS®   Markets across the nation seem to be on the track to recovery. The Wisconsin Real Estate market has picked up nicely …
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Shorewest Shares: Scary Things to Avoid When Buying a Home

Fall is here, which means changing colors, preparing for the winter and Halloween. Some home sellers might go into hibernation while motivated sellers will keep their homes on the market through the winter. In honor of Halloween next week, here …
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Categories: Home Buying