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House In Winter

Home Maintenance Tips for Snowbird Season

It’s Snowbird Season! If you are relocating south for the winter, there are a few things you’ll want to do in order to prep your home for Winter. MyDwelling, one of our Shorewest companies, can help you manage your property …
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75 Years and Three Generations Later, Shorewest, REALTORS® Remains Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™

  75 Years and Three Generations Later, Shorewest, REALTORS® Remains Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™   If John A. Horning were here today with us, he not only would be proud to see his dream continue for 75 years and three …
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Conforming Loan Rate

Higher Loan Limits Help Many Borrowers

  New Higher Conforming Conventional Loan Limits The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) increased the conforming loan limits from $548,250 to $647,200. This is great news if you’re looking to move up and purchase a luxury home in 2022. The …
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2021 3rd Quarter Update from Shorewest Leadership

To our Friends, Neighbors and Clients, The third quarter activity was robust for Shorewest, REALTORS®. Along with the market continuing to peak, we celebrated our 75th anniversary and welcomed many new agents to our Shorewest Family! As expected, the median …
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2nd Quarter 2021 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. …
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1st Quarter 2021 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, Kewaunee and Oconto Counties,  Jefferson …
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How Much is Your Home Worth, And Why Does it Really Matter?

Regardless of whether or not you plan to sell your home anytime soon, it’s always a good idea to know how much your home is worth. In a real estate market like today’s, you most likely have more equity in …
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Selling Your Home? Don’t Settle for Less. Go with the Best!

Any real estate agent can put your home online, but can that agent successfully negotiate the best sale price, provide accurate advice and expertise during the critical stages of home inspection, financing appraisal, title transfer and more? Don’t wait until …
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Brighten Up Your Yard with Hardy Perennials

Warm, sunny days have many people itching to get outside and work in their yards. From raking up dead grass and leaves to trimming bushes and planting new flowers, it’s time to prepare your yard for summer while enhancing its …
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Q1 Update from Shorewest Leadership

To our Friends, Neighbors and Clients, The housing market continues to soar in 2021. During the first quarter, we experienced record home sales in the eight-county southeastern Wisconsin region up 4.5% from 2020.  We also saw median home prices rise …
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