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By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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How will santa get in?     From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsin “Your Realtor of the Region” E- Mail scott@greencountyhomeguide.com On the web at greencountyhomeguide.com I think you will be surprised how affordable the Dairyland is, so come to my land of cows and plows ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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If you have finished digging out from yesterday's blizzard and can think ahead again, here is a look at what is happening in our area in the upcoming week: ~ On Friday evening, the Monroe Arts Center plays host to the Community Sing Along starting at 7 pm. Patrick Beckman will play the piano, and...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  What is PMI? With many personal budgets stretched to the limit and less money in savings, it is more difficult for first time home buyers to accumulate a traditional 20% down payment. Move-up buyers struggle to find down payment funds, too, especially if they haven't been in their current home ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Another months has come to an end, so it is time for the Market Report. First, the number of single family homes that sold in Green County in November of 2009: 19 homes sold in November of 2009, The homes were on the market for an average of 88 days, The average sale price was $111,000, The media...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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So, what is happening in the region this weekend? ~ The Monroe Clinic Volunteers have their annual Christmas Festival on Friday in Founder's Hall. On December 4 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., stop in for a bake sale, lunch stand, Clare’s Closet gift shop items, a silent auction as well as coffee and swee...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Do you have your tickets yet for the Monroe Theatre Guild's production of "A Christmas Carol"? The show is shaping up to be wonderful again this year!

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  What is “Real Estate Transfer Tax?”   Real estate transfer taxes (sometimes called deed recordation taxes) are imposed on the sale or transfer of real property located in the state. The tax is usually based on or measured by the consideration paid for or the fair market value of the real estate...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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All Rights Reserved.  Photographed in Monroe WI in November, 2009.

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Happy Thanksgiving! Are you looking for something to do after the traditional dinner is finished? ~ Come to Downtown Monroe on Friday evening for the annual Lighted Holiday Parade. The parade kicks off from the middle school starting at 6 pm. This year's theme is "Frosty and Friends". Many of the...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Have you heard of Monroe Money or Monticello Money? Both of these area communities have special programs where area residents can purchase certificates to be spent at any one of a number of local businesses. Monroe Money may be purchased at the Monroe Chamber of Commerce and can be spent at any C...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Scott Larson | ReMax Towne Square Realty | 608-329-2177 1605 25th ave, Monroe, WI 3BR/1.5BA Single Family House offered at $109,900 Year Built 1954 Sq Footage 1,362 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1 full, 1 partial Floors 1 Parking Unspecified Lot Size Unspecified HOA/Maint $0 per month DESCRIPTION Here a ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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(All the details on the expanded and extended homeowner's tax credit as explained by the CEO of Coldwell Banker, Jim Gillespie) President Obama has signed the extension of the First Time Home Buyer's Tax Credit. This is exciting news because this bill also expanded the parameters of the Tax Cred...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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In difficult times it is sometimes hard to see things to be thankful for, here is a small blessing  to add to your thankful list this Thanksgiving   American Farm Bureau Federation WASHINGTON — Menu items for a classic Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pumpkin pie and a...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Help out four local non-profit groups while having a good meal and entertaining evening. Sounds like a win-win situation, doesn't it? The annual Festival of Trees is coming up quickly. This event is scheduled for December 5 this year. The silent and live auctions are always great fun, and all pro...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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We have found that though most people have heard of a short sale, there is confusion over exactly what it is. If a homeowner is in a position of needing to sell a house, but the current value of the home is less than the mortgage, that owner is in the position of needing to sell short. Sometimes ...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  Here is the NEW Justice Center for Green county located in Monroe   COURT RELATED OFFICES HAVE MOVED All Court related departments have moved to the Justice Center, 2841 6th Street, Monroe.  All telephone numbers and email addresses are the same and can be found on the Department pages of our w...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Combining the soybeans This guy holds a lot of beaners   This is one of the draws to live in Southeran Wisconsin is the Seasons.Call me to find that special place you will call home.   From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsin “Your Realtor of the Region” E- Mail scott@greenc...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  On Wednesday we remember our brave serviceman, "Veterans Day" I would like to extend a personal Thank You  to all the men and women who serve and have served in the United States Armed Forces. Your service, dedication, and sacrifice are greatly appreciated, for we know that freedom isn't free....

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Frequent readers know that we are strong supporter of locally owned, independent businesses.  We are joining their ranks.Towne Square Realty has always been locally owned, but we've been part of the Re/Max family for a while now.   Our company decided to return to our roots and go independent aga...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Still great service just the name has changed Towne Square Realty is locally owned, but the past few years we have been part of the Re/Max franchise. The owners of our company have decided to return to a independent agency.This change gives Towne Square Realty more flexibility to serve our clien...

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