Tag Archives: tips and advice

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


Community Round-Up

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s our Community Round-Up:   Milwaukee County *See if you can last at the Milwaukee’s Hill Have Eyes *The Milwaukee Bucks open the 2014 basketball season at the Bradley Center Waukesha County *Menomonee …
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Categories: Community


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


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


Shorewest Shares: How to Decorate with Pumpkins and Gourds

Fall décor includes pumpkins and gourds, but how can you make them last until Thanksgiving? Whether you want to decorate with pumpkin indoor or outdoor, the threat of them getting soft spots or rotting may hinder how long you can …
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Categories: DIY


Community Round-Up

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s our Community Round-Up:   Milwaukee County *Let your taste buds be the judge at the Bacon Challenge held at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center *Adopt a Cat at the Milwaukee Area …
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Categories: Community


Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation Recommends Four Tips to Help You Get PreApproved For a Loan

Before you start your home search, sit down with a Mortgage Officer with Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation, to see how much home you qualify for. Here are four tips, to help you shop with confidence: Improve your credit score. While different …
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Categories: Mortgage


Community Round-Up

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s our Community Round-Up:   Milwaukee County *Take a MKE Haunted History Tour and discover the city’s most acclaimed haunted locations *Join the Milwaukee Empty Bowls Annual Fundraiser on Sunday at the MSOE …
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Categories: Community


Community Round-Up

Looking for something to do this weekend? Here’s our Community Round-Up:   Milwaukee County *Celebrate the Original Milwaukee Oktoberfest at the Marcus Center Grounds and Pere Marquette Park *It’s Star Wars® Day at Discovery World! All proceeds will be donated …
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Categories: Community