Archive for the ‘Racine/Southern Wisconsin’ category

June 17, 2013

Wisconsin real estate sales continue to rebound, prices rise

Wisconsin real estate sales continue to rebound, prices rise

The sale of existing homes increased 18% this May, compared with May of last year.  That is the 23rd month of positive news and growth in Wisconsin home sales. Median price also grew 4.3% to a statewide median price of $144,000.   The number of Wisconsin home sales year to date is 25,651.  That is […]

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May 20, 2013

Wisconsin home sales up almost 10%, prices up almost 8%

Wisconsin home sales up almost 10%, prices up almost 8%

  Sales keep ricing, prices also rise a solid amount The Wisconsin real estate market continues to improve, with April being the 22nd month of increased home sale numbers.  Prices are looking up too – the median home sale price in Wisconsin rose almost 8% over this time last year. That’s a solid gain. Price […]

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May 14, 2013

April Metro Milwaukee home sales continue upward climb, yet normalizing

April Metro Milwaukee home sales continue upward climb, yet normalizing

A stable market is a very good thing For many months we have been reporting double digit growth in Wisconsin real estate sales.  We needed that!  As we are now on a 20+ month stretch of such increases, things are bound to normalize – just a 2.3% increase in the Metro Milwaukee area for this […]

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October 30, 2012

First Weber and First Weber Foundation help the homeless, “HALO”

First Weber and First Weber Foundation help the homeless, “HALO”

  First Weber Group’s Racine office has a community service committee that felt their connection to housing would make helping the homeless a natural choice for their community service project.  In June, they held a flea market to benefit HALO (Homeless Assistance Leadership Organization) and encouraged the Racine First Weber agents to either work or […]

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July 10, 2012

Four Wisconsin beaches make top 10 Midwest Beaches list

Four Wisconsin beaches make top 10 Midwest Beaches list

Wisconsin has numerous beaches on our inland lakes and Great Lakes Michigan and Superior.  Most  were in heavy use during last week’s heat wave, providing cooling to hoards of hot residents and visitors.  Wisconsin is fortunate to have thousands of lakes and be bordered by two of the Great Lakes! Four of the many beaches […]

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