Wisconsin March 2015 Housing Statistics

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Home Sales and Median Prices Grow Substantially in March The Wisconsin housing statistics are in for the month of March, 2015. Here is an excerpt from what the Wisconsin Realtors® Association (WRA) had to say: ~~~~~ The Wisconsin housing market grew substantially in March, with both home sales and median prices increasing at a robust pace over… Continued

April 20, 2015

Sold! Dentaria Drive in Cottage Grove WI

By | Homes for Sale

Just Sold! 233 Dentaria Dr, Cottage Grove WI 53527 We are happy to announce another Rock Realty home closing in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin. This amazing home had so many features! With 5 bedrooms, a workshop, sunroom, deck and concrete patio, the buyers are sure to enjoy it for years to come! Congratulations to the new owners… Continued

March 25, 2015

Wisconsin February 2015 Housing Statistics

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Home Sales and Median Prices Grow in February The Wisconsin housing statistics are in for the month of February, 2015. Here is an excerpt from what the Wisconsin Realtors® Association (WRA) had to say: ~~~~~ The Wisconsin housing market showed signs of modest improvement in existing home sales in February even as median prices continued to grow at… Continued

March 25, 2015

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

What Is The Purpose Of An Appraisal?

By | Home Buying Advice

What is the Purpose of an Appraisal? A mortgage has many specific pieces involved in it. Obviously there is the money supplied by the lender to pay the seller for their asking price. There are also many other items such as the title report and title insurance, a survey (sometimes), proof of homeowner insurance policy… Continued

March 11, 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

Now $199,000! Hamilton Middle School Home

By | Homes for Sale

Madison Wisconsin Cul de Sac Ranch for Sale 23 Walworth Ct, Madison, WI 53705 $199,000 KEY FEATURES Year Built: 1956 Sq Footage: 1648 sqft. Bedrooms: 3 Beds Bathrooms: 1 Bath Parking: 1 Garage Laundry: In Unit Lot Size: 0.27 Acres Property Type: Single Family House DESCRIPTION Wonderful 3 bedroom ranch located on a quiet cul… Continued

January 21, 2015

Wisconsin December 2014 Housing Statistics

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Housing Market Ends Strong in 2014 The Wisconsin housing statistics are in for this December of 2014. Here is an excerpt from what the Wisconsin Realtors® Association (WRA) had to say: ~~~~~ The housing market ended 2014 on a strong note with both existing home sales and median prices higher in December, according to the most recent analysis… Continued

January 20, 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