5 questions to ask when buying a home

By | Home Buyers

So you’re looking to get into the housing market and want to make sure the property you are about to purchase is a worthwhile investment. Searching for the right home can be a very stressful, exhausting and tedious process as well as financially detrimental if you do not have all the necessary information. That’s where… Continued

December 7, 2018

7 Steps to Take Before You Buy a Home

By | Home Buyers

Below is an informative NAR article for home buyers.  It is a short list of 7 items you should go over before you buy a home.  I would add that it is important to find out how important location is to you.  Sometimes the home you can afford is not located as close to things… Continued

December 5, 2018

Homes for Heroes

By | Home Buyers

Homes for Heroes in Wisconsin! Homes for Heroes is a national program dedicated to providing extraordinary savings to heroes who provide extraordinary services to our community each and every day, when they buy or sell a home. Who Qualifies? -Active Military -Veterans -Teachers -Healthcare Workers -Firefighters -Law Enforcement -Clergy What are the savings? Savings will… Continued

February 18, 2016

Bank Owned Auction Home Sold in Cambridge WI

By | Home Buyers

Just Sold! N4553 W Shore Place Rd, Cambridge WI 53523 We are happy to announce another Rock Realty home closing! This was a beautiful ranch home with access to Lake Ripley in Oakland, WI 53523. Congratulations to the new home owner and to Michael Collins, home buyer agent and broker for Rock Realty!   If you are thinking of selling… Continued

March 12, 2015

Finding the Elusive Starter Home

By | Home Buyers

Finding that Elusive Starter Home The past few years have brought several changes in the real estate industry. The housing bust of 2006-08 led many people to either sell or walk away from their home. As the market is continuing to rebound, many investors have scooped up homes at affordable prices and are offering them… Continued

February 10, 2015

Must-Do List BEFORE Buying a Home

By | Home Buyers, Home Buying Advice

Must-Do List before you Buy a Home There are some major steps that all potential home buyers should complete before signing a contract to purchase a property. Here are our top suggested items that should be completed beforehand. Maximize Credit Score The higher your credit score the easier it will be to get approved for a home loan. The simplest… Continued

January 5, 2015

Alternative Mortgage Program – Better Than Rent-To-Own

By | Rent-to-Own

Looking for a Rent-to-Own, Lease-Option or Land Contract in Wisconsin? We may have the perfect option for you! It’s called the Alternative Mortgage Program. Please read the details below and visit the link for further information. As you can see, this is much different than any other Wisconsin Rent to Own (RTO) or Land Contract program out there that we have seen…. Continued

June 12, 2014

Home Sold in Cottage Grove Wisconsin 53718

By | Home Buyers

Just Sold! 4534 Vilas Rd, Cottage Grove, WI 53718 We are happy to announce a home sale in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin. This short sale home sat on a nice lot with a great view! Congratulations to the new buyers & Michael Collins, listing agent and broker for Rock Realty! If you are thinking of selling or buying a… Continued

June 5, 2014

Home Sold in Madison, Wisconsin 53704

By | Home Buyers

Just Sold! 4509 Tennessee Trl, Madison WI 53704 We are happy to announce the sale of another Rock Realty listing located in Madison, Wisconsin. This was a successful transaction for everyone involved! Congratulations to the new buyers & Michael Collins, broker for Rock Realty! If you are thinking of selling or buying a home in Wisconsin, we would be… Continued

May 15, 2014