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By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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August 28 already. Back to school time is here. Labor Day is just around the corner. How quickly this year has flown. Four more months left in the year. Three more months before the $8000 first time home buyers tax credit expires. Three months. That is about 90 days. 95 days including today to be...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Here is a look ahead at area happenings in the upcoming week: ~ If your children are attending a Monticello school this year, remember that the open house night is on Friday at 6 pm. ~ Also in Monticello this weekend, Habitat for Humanity is working on this year's home. Come out to the site on Su...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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The Monroe Theatre Guild officially announced plans to conduct a major $750,000 capital campaign for the purchase and renovations of the Stage Building located in downtown Monroe. Earlier The Swiss Colony announced a challenge grant of up to $100,000 if the community pledges reach certain levels ...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Careful the first step is a doozy!!! Because of Monroe's StreetScaping construction in front of the Re/Max office I suggest that you call me first before venturing to the office. We do have an alternate entrance in the rear of our office. It is best accessed by parking in the city parking ramp a...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Hey scavenger hunt fans! Come to Downtown Monroe during the rest of the construction process and do some searching. Monroe Main Street and the Downtown Businesses are sponsoring Truck'in Downtown, a contest starting now that will run through the end of the construction time. Every day, a differen...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  This Storm dropped over 3" at my home on Sunday the 9th   From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsin “Your Realtor of the Region” E- Mail scott@greencountyhomeguide.com On the web at http://www.greencountyhomeguide.com I think you will be surprised how affordable the Dairyla...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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    When walking through the home you are thinking of buying for the first time, whether it's brand new or used, here are a few things to check. Drywall - Make sure you check this well. Look for uneven bumps and texture; tape joints should not be visible. Look for marks made by doors Paint - Whe...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Buying a home can be a frightening process, even if you have done it before.  The National Association of Realtors has assembled the following list of tips to help ease the process:1. Remember, there’s no “right” time to buy, any more than there’s a right time to sell. If you find a home now, don...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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It is even more important than ever right now to take the little bit of extra time necessary to get to the Downtown businesses. The construction on Monroe's Downtown Square is in full swing. Yes, it is more difficult to get where you want to go in the Downtown area these days. The local, independ...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  A great way to start off your week     A client bought a new home and the broker wanted to send flowers for the occasion. They arrived at the home and the owner read the card; it said "Rest in Peace". The owner was angry and called the florist to complain. After he had told the florist of the o...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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I was walking back to my office and I noticed these traveling elves. They said they were the Christmas in July band. They played We wish You a Merry Christmas, and were gone. You just never know what going to happen in Monroe Wi.       From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsi...

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

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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Re/Max front door access will be cut off for a while because of the construction being done on the square of Monroe. Please call me at 214-9844 to get the latest information of how to get to our office. We will be open throughout this temporary inconvenience.   From Scott Larson of Towne Square ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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I should have posted some of these events a few days ago because there are some great things happening tonight! ~ The second Stirring the Pot picnic and discussion event takes place this evening on the lawn of the Monroe Arts Center. Chef demonstrations begin at 5:30. Bring your blanket, your din...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Another month has closed, so it is time to take a look at the market statistics again. First, the number of single family homes that sold in Green County in June of 2009: 32 homes sold in June of 2009, The average sale price was $148,459, The median sale price was $140,957, The highest priced pro...

By Scott Larson, SRES
(First Weber Hedeman Group )
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  This must be one of those economy airlines. Have a great weekend!!!!   From Scott Larson of Towne Square Realty in Monroe, Wisconsin “Your Realtor of the Region” E- Mail scott@greencountyhomeguide.com On the web at http://www.greencountyhomeguide.com I think you will be surprised how affordable...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Asbestos in homes is more common than most often realized. It can hide in the insulating wraps around pipes, in the siding or in the insulation. The only way to know for sure that asbestos is in a home is to test for it. However, industry experts recommend only testing materials that are damaged ...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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Are you looking for something to do in the Green County area this week? ~ Stef from Goose Chaser Farm is doing a workshop entitle Sustainable Styling from Thursday through Saturday. Photographers, come learn from an expert. Stef is a professional, and she teaches this workshop that blends photogr...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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This weekend is shaping up to be a full one here in Cheese Country, so I am giving a heads up on some of the Saturday activities. Spend a day vacationing here in your backyard or make a day trip to our area. I've often talked about Inn Serendipity here on this blog. Lisa and John are great friend...

By Brenda Carus
(Century 21 Zwygart Real Estate)
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In the spirit of Independence Day, I present How to Declare Mortgage Independence. No, I'm not suggesting anything shady here. This isn't like how to stop paying taxes. This is how to plan ahead so that down the road you can be one of the people who own their American Dream outright, no mortgage,...

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