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Mortgage Rates Slowly Inching Up

Mortgage Rates Slowly Inching Up As we enter the fourth quarter of 2021, mortgage rates are trending slightly higher than the historic lows we have been experiencing. Thirty-year fixed mortgage rates are ranging between 2.875–3.125% — still offering a great …
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3rd Quarter 2021 Wisconsin Housing Stats by County

3rd Quarter 2021 Wisconsin Housing Stats by County Here is what’s happening in your market area. You’ll find helpful information, including a year-to-year comparisons of new listings, closed sales, the median sales price and the average days on the market. …
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House In Winter

Home Maintenance Tips for Snowbird Season

It’s Snowbird Season! If you are relocating south for the winter, there are a few things you’ll want to do in order to prep your home for Winter. MyDwelling, one of our Shorewest companies, can help you manage your property …
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Horning Family

75 Years and Three Generations Later, Shorewest, REALTORS® Remains Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™

75 Years and Three Generations Later, Shorewest, REALTORS® Remains Wisconsin’s Largest Home Seller™ If John A. Horning were here today with us, he not only would be proud to see his dream continue for 75 years and three generations later, …
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Conforming Loan Rate

New Higher Conforming Conventional Loan Limits

  New Higher Conforming Conventional Loan Limits The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) increased the conforming loan limits from $548,250 to $647,200. This is great news if you’re looking to move up and purchase a luxury home in 2022. The …
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2021 3rd Quarter Update from Shorewest Leadership

To our Friends, Neighbors and Clients, The third quarter was bustling for Shorewest, REALTORS®. Along with the market continuing to peak, we celebrated our 75th anniversary and welcomed many new agents to our Shorewest Family! On October 10th, we celebrated …
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5 Tips to Keep Your Packages Secure

  It’s National Package Protection Day! According to a 2017 survey, more than 25 million people had packages stolen from their property in that year alone. This holiday season, take extra precautions with your packages by following these 5 tips …
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5 At-Home Stress Relieving Activities

5 At-Home Stress Relieving Activities   November 8th is International Stress Awareness Day! Shorewest, REALTORS® is well aware of the stress that home buying and selling can bring. Our agents work tirelessly to ensure an easy and stress-free process for …
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5 Chocolate Recipes for the Holidays

October 28th is National Chocolate Day! This time of year is especially known for the overload of delicious chocolate treats, whether it’s Halloween candy or classic winter dessert recipes! Below are 5 seasonal chocolate recipes you can try out this …
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Shorewest Realtors Menomonee Falls / Germantown Office

Shorewest, REALTORS® Holds Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of New Menomonee Falls/Germantown Office

Shorewest, REALTORS® Holds Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening of New Menomonee Falls/Germantown Office Business and community leaders, customers and Shorewest family came together on October 26 for the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the new Menomonee Falls/Germantown Office, located …
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Home Valuation Report