Tag Archives: tips and advice

Ask an Agent: Determine Your Housing Needs

Welcome to Ask an Agent. If you have any real estate questions you want answered, email us at askanagent@shorewest.com and we’ll feature your answer on an upcoming blog post Question: How can I determine my housing needs before I begin the search? …
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Categories: Home Buying


Ask an Agent: Final Walk-Through

Welcome to Ask an Agent. If you have any real estate questions you want answered, email us at askanagent@shorewest.com and we’ll feature your answer on an upcoming blog post. Question: What should I look for during the final walk-through? Answer: First, congratulations! …
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Categories: Home Buying


Millennial Renters — Stop Throwing Your Money Away.

Millennial renters, now is the time to stop throwing your money away on rent and make a wise investment in a proven industry — real estate! Why stop renting? While renting, your money goes to a landlord, and you never …
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Categories: Home Buying


Ask An Agent: Mortgage Insurance

Welcome to Ask an Agent. If you have any real estate questions you want answered, email us at askanagent@shorewest.com and we’ll feature your answer on an upcoming blog post. Question: What is mortgage insurance and how does it work? For most homebuyers, …
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Categories: Home Buying, Mortgage


Shorewest Trick-or-Treat Safety Tips

Trick-or-treat starts this weekend and continues through Halloween, and at Shorewest we want everyone to enjoy the holiday while staying safe. Use the following tips from Haunted Wisconsin to stay safe this trick-or-treat season. Never trick-or-treat alone. Have at least …
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Categories: Upcoming Events


Ask an Agent: Earnest Money

Welcome to  Ask an Agent. If you have any real estate questions you want answered, email us at askanagent@shorewest.com and we’ll feature your answer on an upcoming blog post. Question: What is earnest money? How much should I set aside? Answer: Earnest …
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Ask an Agent: Home Warranties

Welcome to  Ask an Agent. If you have any real estate questions you want answered, email us at askanagent@shorewest.com and we’ll feature your answer on an upcoming blog post. Questions: What is a home warranty, and why should I purchase a policy? …
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Get Your Home Ready for Fall with Tips from Shorewest, REALTORS®

With the kids back in school and cooler weather approaching, it is time to think about cleaning your home and getting it ready for the coming season. Here are some great fall cleaning tips. Washing Windows. Save this job for …
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Categories: Home Improvement


Speed Cleaning Tips for Straightening Up in a Flash

No one likes to spend all of their time cleaning the house, and you might not always have an adequate amount of time to clean up before guests casually drop by. Use these 5 tips to speed up your cleaning …
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Categories: Home Improvement