Archive for the ‘WI real estate info & stats’ category

April 11, 2017

Metro Milwaukee home sales up 5% in March. Trend of strong sales continues.

Metro Milwaukee home sales up 5% in March. Trend of strong sales continues.

The real estate market remains busy, sales slowing a bit because of a lack of inventory. However, all counties have recently seen an increase in inventory of homes for sale- anywhere from a .4% increase in new listings (Waukesha County) to an increase of 10% (Washington County). “Market conditions are ripe for a strong spring and […]

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March 21, 2017

Wisconsin real estate market update: Sales and listings down, prices rise 6% over last year statewide. Some regions see double digit increases.

Wisconsin real estate market update: Sales and listings down, prices rise 6% over last year statewide. Some regions see double digit increases.

Another month of sales slipping due to lack of inventory to actually sell. Home prices rose 6% compared to last year at this time. Some regions saw double digit price growth compared to sale prices last year at this time. New listings down statewide by 8%.  Those looking to sell now will benefit from the […]

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March 13, 2017

Metro Milwaukee real estate update February 2017: Sales slow down due to lack of inventory. Buyer activity remains high.

Metro Milwaukee real estate update February 2017: Sales slow down due to lack of inventory. Buyer activity remains high.

The real estate market remains busy, sales slowing a bit because of a lack of inventory. However, several counties have had 2 great months of increasing inventory of homes for sale: Ozaukee, Racine and Washington Counties. Months of inventory across the metro area remains under 4 months, strongly leaning towards a seller’s advantage as buyers compete […]

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March 1, 2017

This weekend in Wisconsin: Ice Golf, Roller Derby, RV Show

This weekend in Wisconsin: Ice Golf, Roller Derby, RV Show

A selection of community happenings across Wisconsin can be found each week here at the First Weber Wisconsin real estate & Wisconsin living blog. We hope you find something fun to do!   March 3, Beatle Bash, Waukesha March 3, BoDeans, Sheboygan March 3, Funky Dance, Madison March 3, Marcia Legere Play Festival, Madison March […]

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February 20, 2017

Wisconsin real estate sales in January 2017: Prices up again, more listings needed

Wisconsin real estate sales in January 2017: Prices up again, more listings needed

2016 will be a tough year to top as it was a record-breaker.  We are, however, plowing into 2017 strong, especially on median sales prices.  Lack of inventory remains an issue, especially in the metropolitan counties, with just 3.2 months of inventory there. 6 months is considered balanced. Listings are selling very quickly and we’d […]

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