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By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Madeline Island Ferry Line Adopts Policy Requiring Passenger Masks Yesterday the Madeline Island Ferry Line posted a policy requiring passengers using the on-board passenger cabins "to wear a mask covering the mouth and nose". The Ferry line meets the definition of a "common carrier" under Federa...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Seven Years of the Madeline Island Real Estate Market at a Glance About a dozen years ago, the Island Gazette newspaper offered a column entitled "What's it Worth?", written by a local real estate agent. The column was an effort to forecast the current and future market for homes in LaPointe, Wis...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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The Ashland Daily Press has reported that all municipal buildings in the Town of La Pointe, Wisconsin were officially closed yesterday until further notice, presumably because of concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic.The closing will be in effect until further notice. Meetings in municipal building...

By Eric Kodner, Wayzata Lakes Realty: Twin Cities, Madeline Island
(Wayzata Lakes Realty: Eric Kodner Sells Twin Cities Homes)
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 PRESS RELEASE Real Estate Broker Eric Kodner Interviewed by Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  October 25, 2019 (MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin) - Wisconsin Realtor® Eric Kodner was recently interviewed by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel newspaper, for a recently-published article on Lake Superio...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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           Heavy October rains flood Big Bay Town Park, on Madeline Island   PRESS RELEASE Real Estate Broker Eric Kodner Interviewed by Bruce Vielmetti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel  October 25, 2019 (MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin) - Wisconsin Realtor® Eric Kodner was recently interviewed by the Milwaukee ...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Midwest Real Estate Data is Coming After Pocket Listings - Stay Tuned  Inman News published this news story yesterday and it's already sounding an alarm among agents who live off of "pocket listings". MRED (out of Chicago) has had a longstanding policy opposing pocket listings. Now MRED has taken...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Refuse to Lower Your Price? You Might be Selling Others' Homes Listing your home for sale means entering into competition with other sellers. The moment your home hits the market, you are in competition. I'm often surprised at how many home sellers don't consider that. Every other home for sale i...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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I Wish I Could Show You this Residential Property Flyer, but I Won't. I really can't show you this "Home for Sale" flyer. I'd probably be in trouble with the listing broker for insulting whoever produced this marketing piece. So I'm going to describe it instead. You decide if this is an example o...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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See our Madeline Island Realty ad in the Island Gazette on March 24th As of the end of 2017, we completed our sixth consecutive year in which we made at least one Madeline Island/Bayfield sale at or above $500,000. And in the last eight years, we made nine upper-bracket sales between $500,000 and...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Problems with Madeline Island Maps on the Web Three years ago, while we were updating our website, we discovered something on Bing and Open Street maps (Open Street maps are used by MapQuest and have been used in the past by Snapchat and Foursquare). The problem was that Madeline Island was depic...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Amazon's "Agent NEO" app Could be a Game Changer for Real Estate Agents Inman News is talking about this. I haven't seen it mentioned on Active Rain yet, but it's certainly getting attention elsewhere. And if you've missed it, you might benefit from doing a little research. Agent NEO is Amazon's ...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Why Do So Many Buyers of a Summer Home Wait Until Autumn to Buy? Real Estate agents who sell recreational properties ("summer homes" or "vacation homes") witness this phenomenon every year. In our service area, the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior (also referred to as the "South Shore") buyers ty...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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 MLS Consolidation On the Way & What it Means to Consumers & Agents To paraphrase the Greek philosopher Heraclitus, "the only constant (in real estate) is change". And if national real estate experts have anything to say about it, we are looking at another incoming wave of change in the way we de...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Madeline Island Real Estate Buyers Picking up Late Season Bargains Almost every year, we see a late-season surge of home buying on Madeline Island and throughout the Apostle Islands area. 2016 has been no exception. Home buyers and vacant land shoppers who began looking months ago have finally go...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Words of Appreciation From a Client in Hawaii One of our seller clients who resides on the Island of Maui wrote us today with a very kind testimonial. She wrote, "Eric Kodner of Madeline Island Realty was very helpful to us in selling our Madeline Island waterfront home, especially appreciated si...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Craigslist Rental Scam Complaint Reported to Police on Madeline Island In our Madeline Island Real Estate Blog, we've tried to warn readers about the perils of using Craigslist to advertise properties for sale or for rent. And we also routinely warn consumers about the lack of safety or consumer ...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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A Crib Dock Can Add Value to Your Waterfront Property Shoreline In our geographic area in northwest Wisconsin (the Apostle Islands region of Lake Superior), it's not uncommon to see what are sometimes described as "permanent docks" or "crib docks" along the shoreline.  Among the twenty-one Apostl...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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NEW Statistics on Luxury Home Sales in Bayfield WI & on Madeline Island The most recent stats on luxury home sales for the Madeline Island (La Pointe, Wisconsin) and Bayfield, Wisconsin area have been updated and are now available. At Madeline Island Realty, we're particularly proud to report tha...

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