October 16, 2017

Interest rates fluctuate on an ongoing basis – from rates in the teens in the 1980s to the low single digit rates of today.  Not only are they low, but they have remained low for actually a very long time. (Currently creeping upward…) Buyers need to know what an opportunity this is – and how much […]

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The trend continues: Prices up, time on market down. Some counties see increased listings which is really good news.

The trend continues: Prices up, time on market down. Some counties see increased listings which is really good news.

The real estate market remains very active in the Metro Milwaukee area. Sales are up over .7% overall compared to last year at this time. The average sales price continues to rise. “Days on Market” is down considerably across the metro area. Well-priced homes in the lower price ranges are getting snatched up quickly.  You do, […]

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October 12, 2017

Frustrated with the lack of benefits as an agent? With First Weber, a Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate, you can be covered!

Frustrated with the lack of benefits as an agent? With First Weber, a Berkshire Hathaway Affiliate, you can be covered!

Real estate agents have a lot of freedom.  They can set their own schedules and work from wherever they wish because they are independent contractors running their own business, rather than an employee tied to the office & desk. That freedom has lots of upsides to it but comes with a few downsides as well. One is, […]

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Net worth difference between homeowners & renters is massive. Invest in yourself and buy a home.

Net worth difference between homeowners & renters is massive. Invest in yourself and buy a home.

You have to live somewhere and why not live somewhere that can build wealth? Look at the numbers in the image. Do you want to do something about that? Rent money that goes out the door does just that. You’ll never see it again. Mortgage payments are applied to your loan, which CAN be paid […]

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October 11, 2017

This weekend in Wisconsin: Apple Harvest Festival, Craft Beer Walk, Great Pumpkin Train

This weekend in Wisconsin: Apple Harvest Festival, Craft Beer Walk, Great Pumpkin Train

This weekend in Wisconsin: 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! October 13, Brewfest, Neenah October 13, Retzer Howl-O-Ween-An Unhaunted Halloween, Waukesha October 13, Sunset Road Cruise America, Elkhart Lake October 13-14, Chamber of […]

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