Blog Posts

March 8, 2019

4 Signs Your Home Is Over Priced

We Realtors really hate being negative. I myself fall in that same category. I like being positive and working hard for my clients. So when a home isn't selling and everyone is looking around scratching their head you need the truth. That should come from your real estate professional ...

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Feb. 6, 2019

A Seller's Guide to Home Inspections

If you didn’t know the home inspection contingency is where we see the most number of home sale transactions fall apart. One party digs in. Another party refuses to fix something. The next thing we know, buyers are out searching for another home. Sellers are hosting another open house. I ...

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Jan. 2, 2019

The Packers are out- How you can win?

 

Sure sucks when the Packers aren't in the playoffs. But there is an upside. In Northeast Wisconsin the best time to sell (most properties) is in the spring and summer. I always suggest sellers get a head start and be ready to list as soon as the Pack ...

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Dec. 11, 2018

Hey Mr. & Mrs. Buyer, do you feel like you're spinning your wheels?

If you have been actively searching for a home for more than 6 months, then something isn't quite right. Now this excludes anyone who is being very, very specific. While I am at it let me define "actively searching". Actively searching means anyone looking at homes in person. Not ...
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Nov. 13, 2018

6 Ways to Update Your Home on a Budget

'Tis the season right? I don't mean for the holidays, those have come and gone with your resolutions! I mean it's the season for home selling!

 

With that comes the age old questions about what to do for updating. Not all of us have the endless budget ...

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Oct. 24, 2018

Why We Might See a Buyer’s Market in 2019

Are you ready? Are you ready for a buyer’s market in our area? Yes it might happen! There are a few factors (which I’ll lay out later) but it very well could happen.

 

Interest rates: They are climbing. Anyone who has taken econ: 101 understands that the economy is ...

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July 30, 2018

Interviewing Realtors? You bet your commission

You are hiring someone to work for you. Whether or not you have ever hired someone in the past this is not the time to half ass it. Take your time, start early and always, always interview 2-3 agents. This will be helpful because you need to do two things ...

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June 5, 2018

5 Things You Can do to Turn Buyers Off

5 Things You Can do to Turn Buyers Off

We all want to sell our homes right? Even if it’s a ways down the road we want to make the most money and sell quickly. At least most do. So I have compiled the 5 Things You Can do to ...

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May 8, 2018

7 Times You Could Have Had an Accepted Offer

We all know it’s a bull market both at Wall Street and here in northeast Wisconsin. The area has been experiencing massive growth and with it has come roughly 24 months of a sellers’ market. As the market continues down this path it gets harder and harder for buyers to ...

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April 10, 2018

Curb Appeal @ Its Finest

 

 

I don't think it has to be said but the first impression at the house begins when a buyer pulls up. What are some qualities you want a buyer to think of when they pull up to your home? Write these down. Then physically go outside and ...

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