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Shorewest to Host Real Estate Market Update Seminar

Today’s real estate market is confusing and frustrating to many people, especially for those currently selling their home, as well as for those looking to purchase.  Shorewest has been studying new market information for over three years, using dozens of …
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Categories: Home Selling


The Village of Brown Deer Is Hosting a Home Buyers Tour

The Village of Brown Deer and Positively Brown Deer are teaming up with area Realtors, Home Inspectors and Lenders on May 7, 2011 for a home buying expo. Buyers who are currently in the market for a home or just …
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A Tip for Home Sellers

A tip for home sellers: So, your house is for sale, you just had a showing, and your Realtor contacted you afterwards. The feedback from the buyer sounds something like this: “The bedrooms are too small” “The kitchen doesn’t have …
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Categories: Home Selling


Kenosha-Area Open House Extravaganza Apr. 3

Kenosha-Area Open House Extravaganza Sunday, April 3. Looking for a new house? Stop by one of our numerous open houses during our Open House Extravaganza Sunday, April 3. It is your chance to look inside homes for sale in and …
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Home Staging 101

If you are trying to sell your home, you need to take staging seriously. Nearly one-third of all buyers looking for a new home look online. Looking online means they are looking at photographs and deciding whether or not your …
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Categories: Home Selling


Foreclosure and Short Sale Impact by State

Dan Ludwig, sales director in Shorewest, REALTORS® Lake Country Office, shares how short sale and foreclosures are impacting Wisconsin. Click on the video here.

Categories: Home Selling


February Home Sales Decline

Home sales fell in the month of February, both nationally and statewide. Several factors attributed to this decrease creating a market fluctuation that chief economist Lawrence Yun calls, a “tug and pull” recovery. Yun states, “Housing affordability conditions have been …
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Will I Get More Money if I Wait to Sell?

Dan Ludwig, Director of sales for the Shorewest Realtors office in Oconomowoc, WI explains why now is a better time to sell vs. waiting. Will I get more money?

Categories: Home Selling


Shorewest.com Visitors are Up!

Are you thinking about buying or selling a home? NOW is the time to move forward. Recently, we have received a 31% increase in visitors to Shorewest.com compared with our monthly daily average in February 2010, according to our business …
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Six Reasons to Use a Real Estate Professional

What impact will foreclosures have on prices? Which loan products are available? How do you convince a buyer to make an offer when everyone is telling them that they should see another 100 houses or wait until the price softens …
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Home Valuation Report