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State of the Market – February 2019

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® The beginning of the year is a time to pause and reflect on the success of the 2018 real estate market and look forward to continued growth in 2019. The …
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Eight Great Reasons to List Your Home for Sale This Holiday Season!

Every year at this time there are many homeowners who decide to wait until after the holidays to list their homes for the first time, while others who already have their homes on the market decide to take them off …
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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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State of the Market – May 2017

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® Entering the second quarter of the year, we are in the midst of a very active, tight inventory spring market. Home sales in Southeastern Wisconsin are up 3.9% and prices …
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Shorewest Reports: Shadow Inventory Falls to Lowest Level Since 2008

According to CoreLogic analysis released on October 8, U.S. distressed property inventory is at its lowest recorded level since August 2008. Distressed inventory, which includes properties that are in foreclosure, are seriously delinquent or are in lenders’ Real Estate Owned …
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Housing Inventory Continues to Rebound

According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, housing inventories increased nationwide in August, standing just 2.5% below their levels of August 2012. Nationally, there were 1.98 million homes listed for sale in August, and 2,724 of them are located …
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August Sales Numbers Show Continued Growth for Southeastern Wisconsin

Southeastern Wisconsin experienced an increase in sales and new listings in August 2013, continuing the pattern of growth we’ve seen in the real estate market throughout the year. Area experts are optimistic about this trend carrying on through the end …
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Inventory Levels Increase in Second Quarter

Inventory levels saw historic lows throughout the first months of 2013, and home sales were “stuck” throughout the spring due to the limited number of homes available to buy. Today, inventory levels are slowly returning to normal conditions. As seen …
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Low Inventory Continues to Hold Up Homebuyers

Lawrence Yun, chief economist for the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) says that home sales are “stuck” this spring due to the limited number of homes available to buy. Though the spring market usually brings a larger supply of homes …
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Inventory Levels at Historic Lows

One of the biggest challenges facing the housing market today is the lack of homes for sale. This is such a reverse from the last few years, where inventory, especially in distressed foreclosure or short sale properties, had flooded the …
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