Explore Madison, WI

By Brent Sainsbury
(www.MadRelo.com, www.EnlighteningRealEstate.com)
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       26-Nov-07 week#48Inventory  20072006%Change DowntownHouses29284% DowntownCondos218224-3% West Houses686822-17% West Condos9011026-12% EastHouses5765662% EastCondos448495-9% TotalHouses12911416-9% TotalCondos15671745-10% Grand Total 28583161-10%      Market Indicators           UWCU 30 Mort...

By Brent Sainsbury
(www.MadRelo.com, www.EnlighteningRealEstate.com)
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Activity Report for Crestwood, Glen Oak Hills, Merrill Crest, Hill FarmsMLS #StatusAddressPriceBedBathsTypeSqFtOriginal PricePrice DiffNew1500716Active6  Merrill Crest Dr$199,900.00 21000New1109$199,900.00 $0.00 1501648Active5517  Tesla Terr$194,900.00 31000New1653$194,900.00 $0.00 A/O & Pending1...

By Brent Sainsbury
(www.MadRelo.com, www.EnlighteningRealEstate.com)
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       19-Nov-07         Inventory  20072006%Change DowntownHouses28280% DowntownCondos220222-1% West Houses699832-16% West Condos9011036-13% EastHouses5825771% EastCondos452496-9% TotalHouses13091437-9% TotalCondos15731754-10% Grand Total 28823191-10%      Market Indicators           UWCU 30 Mor...

By Brent Sainsbury
(www.MadRelo.com, www.EnlighteningRealEstate.com)
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Weekly report for12-Nov-07         Inventory  20072006%Change DowntownHouses2829-3% DowntownCondos22018221% West Houses709878-19% West Condos9041010-10% EastHouses597604-1% EastCondos4564433% TotalHouses13341511-12% TotalCondos15801635-3% Grand Total 29143146-7%      Market Indicators           U...

By Mindy Allen, Broker, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty)
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I just found out about this great program that the City of Madison is offering to potential homeowners and/or landlords to help them buy AND owner occupy a home in the Bassett Neighborhood in downtown Madison. Basically, its an acquisition and rehabilitiation program to help people purchase in th...

By Mindy Allen, Broker, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Thinking of buying or selling your home soon? If so, you'll be pleased to hear that homeowners and property owners in Wisconsin won a major victory when the proposal to double the real estate transfer tax - or "home tax" - was removed from the state budget in a compromise announced last week by R...

By Mindy Allen, Broker, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty)
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Thinking of buying or selling your home soon? If so, you'll be pleased to hear that homeowners and property owners in Wisconsin won a major victory when the proposal to double the real estate transfer tax - or "home tax" - was removed from the state budget in a compromise announced last week by R...

By Ron Reed
(Restaino & Associates Realtors)
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RISMEDIA, September 18, 2007–Understanding how to put the power of his company’s brand to work for him has been one of the keys to Ron Reed’s success in Madison, Wisconsin. Read how he puts public relations to work for him in his market and why that made him stand out to Realtor on the Rise edito...

By Ron Reed
(Restaino & Associates Realtors)
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ALISO VIEJO, CA, February 28, 2006 – Any real estate professional will agree that $163,500 in education, mentoring, products and tools will propel any new agents career.  Over 1,700 new agents concurred with that premise and put in the time and effort to answer essay and background questions in o...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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Many of us have the same issue, that is to save for a college fund.  What is the deal?  save $300 a month for 15 years and you have $3,600 per year.  or  54,000 plus returns on investment.  Say $80,000,I use a citi card with upromise which pays me $1 for every $100 spent into an account which I i...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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Real Estate, in Madison Wisconsin, like any place else.  There is a time to buy and a time to sell.  In general I would prefer not to be a seller at this time if I had a choice. There is a gaping exception.   When one is "moving up"  or buying a larger house than one currently lives.  It can be d...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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Check out this wonderful Heritage Heights home.   Yes it looks small from the front, but it is surprisingly large once you get inside.   Hence, I took a picture of the sprawling multi level deck and the back view.  This is a wonderful place to hang out, especially as the home backs onto Green spa...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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I have known Heritage Heights ever since I came to Madison, 15 years ago.  I used to walk the neighborhood, door to door when I was getting started in Real Estate.  I still deliver magnets annually. Anyway, I have always enjoyed the people and the beauty of the neighborhood.  This Madison, Wiscon...

By Mindy Allen, Broker, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty)
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While the media may be portraying the housing market in Madison as all doom and gloom, statistics are showing something quite different. While existing home sales in the 2nd and 3rd quarters of 2007 are down from 2006, according to the Wisconsin Realtors Association they are the 3rd highest on re...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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Based on what you've heard in the media, you'd likely be surprised to hear that I am enjoying this market.  Yes, can you believe it? Why in a tough market am I not only being more successful than ever but enjoying it more too?Because I realized last year that in a new real estate market, we have ...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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I wanted to write about a rather unusual group, The International Professionals www.internationalprofessionals.org. It is a networking group for anyone with an affiliation for anything with a foreign flavor.  We are a group made up of ex-pats from a wide variety of countries and some good old Ame...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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This is the buy of the month.  Now we have shiny new floors and a new bathroom. There is masses of space in this bargain priced home.  For a start, 1260 sq ft of house with 4 bedrooms, and a screened porch, 2 car garage and 2 car carport.  Also there is a secluded patio to the rear.  Yeah, the sp...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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Another very fine home by the Real Estate Guy.   Located on Madison's South West side, convenient to the whole of the travel to work metro area. This 3, almost 4 bedroom trilevel, boasts a huge kitchen dining area with soaring vaulted ceilings.  Just 12 years old, and 1800 plus square ft.  You wi...

By Real Estate Guy in Madison, Wisconsin, Real Estate Guy
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I always enjoy a visit to the one of the many farmers markets in the MAdison Area.  The main one on the Capital square is pretty busy and one can buy just about anything, however, my favorite, is the Westside Farmers Market.  This weekend we were blessed with perfect weather.It is easy to park, (...

By Mindy Allen, Broker, ABR
(Keller Williams Realty)
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The Cherokee Park Neighborhood, statistics are showing the following for 3rd quarter compared with 2nd quarter and 1st quarters. As we move from the 1st to 3rd quarter, days on market decresed from 160 days to 54 days and average sales prices have moved up and down as well. Here are your statisti...

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