February 19, 2018

Catch the wave, sellers!

Catch the wave, sellers!

Real estate home values typically go up steadily over the years.  It is a great investment!  At times, values fall when recessions or a bubble hits, but overall, Wisconsin has stable increases in home values. Especially now.  In certain price ranges, homes are in very short supply. This January, normally a slow month, saw both […]

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February 15, 2018

Most popular choices in a kitchen remodel

Most popular choices in a kitchen remodel

Redoing your kitchen? Wondering what the popular choice are these days? Houzz surveyed almost 2,000 homeowners who had recently renovated the kitchen, or are in the process, to see which styles are the most common/popular. This may be helpful if a kitchen renovation is on your list or if you plan to redo your kitchen […]

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Metro Milwaukee real estate sales start 2018 with a bang: First time January home sales exceeds 1,000 units

Metro Milwaukee real estate sales start 2018 with a bang: First time January home sales exceeds 1,000 units

Metro Milwaukee real estate sales start 2018 with a bang – First time residential home sales surpassed 1,000 in January! There would have been much more sales, yet we still have that inventory problem where buyers are competing for homes under $300,000   Here’s a list of sales by county (source Metro MLS and GMAR) Milwaukee […]

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February 14, 2018

This weekend in Wisconsin: Ice Fishing Jamboree, Winter Triathalon, Snowboard Championships

This weekend in Wisconsin: Ice Fishing Jamboree, Winter Triathalon, Snowboard Championships

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! February 16, Snowshoe Walks in the Gardens, Wausau February 16-17, Fire and Ice, Sturgeon Bay February 17, Annual Post Lake Ice Fishing Jamboree, Elcho February 17, Book […]

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February 13, 2018

Think Spring!

Think Spring!

Spring in Wisconsin is a welcome, almost joyous, season relieving us of the cold, dark days of winter.  Springtime can be quite rainy, though and it’s a great time to get busy indoors and get your home refreshed for the start of the new season.  Spring cleaning can be a bit overwhelming, so clean the obvious and […]

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