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2nd Quarter 2022 Wisconsin Housing Stats by County

Here is what’s happening in your market area. You’ll find helpful information, including a year-to-year comparisons of new listings, closed sales, the median sales price and the average days on the market. Jump to: Brown County, Dodge County, Door County, Jefferson County, Kenosha County, Kewaunee County, Milwaukee …
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To Compete in this Market, You Need An Edgeㅡ The Wisconsin Mortgage Corporation EDGE

  In this housing market, with interest rates on the rise and more buyers than there are houses available, you need an edge to make your offer stand out amongst the competition — The WMC EDGE.    The WMC EDGE …
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What’s on the Horizon for the World of Real Estate

  It’s true that the housing market is at a turning point, but what does that mean for someone who is looking to buy or sell a house? What are the top things to consider in this ever-changing market, and …
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Young Couple Making a House Wish List

Organizing Your Wants, Needs and Nice-to-haves as a Homebuyer

Organizing Your Wants, Needs and Nice-to-haves as a Homebuyer When you begin your homebuying journey, it’s important to create a list of wants, needs and nice-to-have’s that are within your budget. This can help you stay prepared and focused when …
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How to Prepare and Budget for Buying a Home

How to Prepare and Budget for Buying a Home If you’re in the market to buy a home, there are a few expected and unexpected costs you’ll need to save for. It’s important to understand all of your potential costs …
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1st Quarter 2022 Wisconsin Housing Stats by County

  1st Quarter 2022 Wisconsin Housing Stats by County Here is what’s happening in your market area. You’ll find helpful information, including a year-to-year comparisons of new listings, closed sales, the median sales price and the average days on the …
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8 Reasons to work with a shorewest agent

8 Reasons to Partner with a Shorewest Agent in Today’s Market

With today’s market being as fast-paced as it is, you need a Shorewest real estate professional on your side to guide you through the process. Now, more than ever, having a licensed and experienced professional on your side is essential. …
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Home Equity – What is it and Why Does it Matter?

You’ve probably heard the recent buzz about the soaring prices of homes and how it affects home equity. What does it really mean, and why should you pay attention to it?  Paying a mortgage on a house is like a …
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5 Tips to Keep Your Packages Secure

  It’s National Package Protection Day! According to a 2017 survey, more than 25 million people had packages stolen from their property in that year alone. This holiday season, take extra precautions with your packages by following these 5 tips …
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Shorewest Sold Sign Infront of Home

5 Things to Remember to Check Before Buying a Home 

                It’s hard to shop for a home without viewing each property through a hopeful lens.  We know there are some things we can repair, and others that we should eventually replace. It’s …
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Home Valuation Report