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ShorewestTV Moves to a Computer Screen Near You at www.shorewest.tv

We’re excited to bring you the newest innovation in the home buying and selling process with ShorewestTV On Demand, available exclusively at www.shorewest.tv. This online video streaming service is available around the globe for anyone with an internet connection. Its …
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Thank You For Helping Us Become Wisconsin’s #1 Top Workplace

When our grandfather started Wauwatosa Realty over 65 years ago, he could only imagine the future. Our small family company has grown to include Shorewest, REALTORS®, Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation, and Heritage Title Services and has succeeded because of your continued support. …
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Categories: Real Estate News


Shorewest, REALTORS® Remains Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™

Information based on Metro MLS Data – Sold Units 1/1/13-6/30/13 in Southeastern Wisconsin The numbers tell the story — Shorewest has sold more homes in 2013 than our next three competitors combined. By selling 5,441 houses in the first six …
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Where Are Home Sales Headed?

To understand where home sales are headed for the second half of 2013, it’s important to show the immense growth home sales have seen in the last quarter. In our first graph you can see the spike of growth in …
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Mortgage Rates – Where Are They Headed?

Mortgage rates have climbed almost 25% in the past quarter, which is forcing analysts to revise their projections for 2014. Above you’ll see a sample of respected approximations of where analysts think mortgage rates will be one year from today. …
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Home Prices Show Continued Growth in the First Six Months of 2013

Housing prices have continued to rise throughout 2013, helping to aide the housing recovery and urge sellers back to the market. Nationally, home prices are up 7.9% over one year ago. Despite the significant growth we have seen in the …
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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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The State of the Market — August 2013

A letter from Joseph A. Horning, President of Shorewest, REALTORS® The Wisconsin real estate market has been very active so far in 2013.  Home sales for the first half of the year are up over 10% while homes coming to …
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Buying Still a Better Deal than Renting

According to Trulia, it is 44% cheaper to buy versus rent, and homeownership is less expensive than renting in all of America’s 100 largest metropolitan areas. Why? Affordable mortgage rates have kept buying an attractive option for would-be renters in …
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