Explore Monroe, WI

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Sorry about the poor quality of this picture. I was driving to the office this morning when I saw this air parade coming in the distance. So as I'm driving, I reach for my point and shoot, rolling down the window, and snap one handed random pictures out the window. This is what you get, one of t...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 3
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 Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
Tip 5 of 5 Selling your Home Invest in the Your Home Sale. Ask clients to invest 1/2% of the home's asking price in repairs and staging. Then use that money to paint tired walls, remove out-of-style wallpaper, or store worn out furniture.  The money invested may actually reap substantial returns ...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 3
Tip number 4 has to do with appearances, primarily the inside of the home. If you're not comfortable making decorating decisions and you think a client needs serious help, suggest for them to hire a professional decorator or stagger that understands the ins and outs of staging a home. Not only do...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
#3  Sometimes simply repositioning a couch or chair can make a world of difference in a room. Look at traffic patterns and remove obstacles along with excess furniture. Make open spaces. Take leaves out of dining tables and reduce the number of chairs. In the kitchen clear the countertops. When s...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
Remove the clutter that we sometimes don't see. Old socks, magazines, and scattered toys are obvious problems, but just as distracting are the various collections that people accumulate over time. One home that I viewed had more Captain Morgan bottles than the local liquor store. Get your clients...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 3
The question is how much money have those long days on market listings cost the sellers? The financial loss often exceeds the extra mortgage payments paid and goes beyond the uncompensated hassle factor of trying to keep a home spotless during showings. Not to mention the taxes, utilities, and th...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
Can you price a home, Too Low? Homes sell at a price a buyer is willing to pay and a seller is willing to accept. This is a strainght forward rule. If a home is priced too low, priced under the competition, the seller (should) receive multiple offers to drive up the price to market value. Hence a...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 5
There is alot of talk about who or how the price is determined for listing a home The truth is it doesn't really matter how much money you think your home is worth. Nor does it matter what I think or ten other agents. The person whose opinion matters is the buyer who makes an offer. Pricing home...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 2
Is your Realtor working for YOU? Let's look at some of the terms, what they mean and how they would effect you.   Seller's Agent Your duty is to obtain the best deal for the seller. You are allowed to give the buyer only material facts about the property. A Seller's Sub Agent is an agent from ano...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 0
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 Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
Scott Larson | ReMax Towne Square Realty | 608-329-2177 1815 7th Street, Monroe, WI 2BR/1.5BA Single Family House offered at $109,900 Year Built 1939 Sq Footage 1,200 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 full, 1 partial Floors 1 Parking Unspecified Lot Size Unspecified HOA/Maint $0 per month DESCRIPTION A pla...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
  If you are a first-time home buyer and want to take advantage of the $8000 tax credit, time is really running out now. The deadline to take advantage of this credit is before December 1, 2009. What does this mean to first-time home buyers? Well, it takes about 30-60 days to close on a home bar...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
Comments 1
60 days and counting for the First Time Home Buyer's $8000 tax credit... This video is from last spring, but it does a nice job covering information on the tax credit itself. Time is running out, so if you want to take advantage of this tax credit, contact us today!

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
Comments 0
Here is our weekly look at events going on in the area in the next few days. ~ Frehner Gallery in the Monroe Arts Center has a new exhibit opening on Thursday evening. "Out of the Woods - Remembering Nate Roth" is a tribute to long-time area resident and woodworker, Nate Roth. ~ The Green County ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
Comments 0
Future Forward! is working through a series of surveys on life in the Green County area this year. Future Forward! is a local non-profit that is looking to retain and attract younger professionals in our area to keep Green County vital and competitive in the coming years. In order to improve the ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Are you looking ahead to the weekend plans? Here is a snapshot of area events in the upcoming days: ~ Behring Senior Center in Monroe has a Brat Fest every fall, and it is here again. On Thursday from 10 am until 6 pm, you can stop in for single brats at $3 each or a meal for $6 (brat, chips, sod...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Usually when a buyer is purchasing property or a home, the seller provides a form called a real estate condition report. The seller is legally required to make no mis-representations about the property and its condition. Sometimes, though, the condition report is not filled out or the contract co...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
  We now have sidewalks but construction continues for Monroe's square. Parking is still limited on the square but the front door is now accessible. Thank you for putting up with this inconvenience.   From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsin “Your Realtor of the Region” E- Ma...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
Comments 1
TIME IS RUNNING OUT!!!   Remember potential home buyers there is an $8,000 credit available to first time homebuyers. Brief details: First-time home buyers or purchasers who have not owned in 3 years qualify. Home must be bought between Jan. 1st and Dec. 1st 2009 NOTE ( You must close before Dec....

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