May 17, 2017

This weekend in Wisconsin: Armed Forces Day Celebrations, State Polka Festival, Wisconsin Micro-Brewers Beerfest

This weekend in Wisconsin: Armed Forces Day Celebrations, State Polka Festival, Wisconsin Micro-Brewers Beerfest

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!   May 19, Art on the Town, Fond du Lac May 19, Red, White & Brew Tour, Lodi May 19, Tour the Town […]

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May 16, 2017

Try our lake search and get your own place on the water

Try our lake search and get your own place on the water

Summer is on the way! Time to get your own place on the water. You’d be surprised at the selection of lake property for sale all over Wisconsin – at affordable, yet rising prices. Coupled with low long term mortgage rates and we have a unique home buying situation you may want to consider jumping into […]

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12 Wisconsin towns on “Best Cities for First Time Home Buyers” list

12 Wisconsin towns on “Best Cities for First Time Home Buyers” list

Lendedu conducted a study of over 30,000 towns and cities across the United States and chose the top 500 for their “Best Cities for First Time Homebuyers” list.  You can view the entire list of 500 here. The rankings are based on good scores in the following areas: Median household income Median household value Mortgage success […]

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May 15, 2017

5 real estate trends to watch for

5 real estate trends to watch for

Interest rates will rise This inevitable as they have been very low for very long. Rising rates do affect affordability and costs. However, it is important to realize that even with a small increase rates are STILL very low historically. People bought homes in the 80’s with rates above 10%! Millennial and baby boomers will […]

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There’s never been a better time to have a Buyer Agent in your corner.

There’s never been a better time to have a Buyer Agent in your corner.

In a competitive real estate market like we are in right now – with multiple offers and buyers fighting over homes – there’s never been a better time to sign a Buyer Agency agreement. In the traditional home buying process, a real estate agent who is working with a buyer without an agency contract is, by […]

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