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The Birschbach Team’s 2018 3rd quarter housing statistics

We are all wondering what is going to happen to the real estate market in 2019.  All in all do not expect much to change for 2019….the rates may continue to rise but no huge jumps.  Even though the Democrats will have the majority of the control in the House  and the Republicans have increased […]

Is it time to replace appliances in your home?

Are you aware in the average American household almost half of the annual energy bill goes to heating and cooling – more than $900 a year!  Make the smart choice and choose appliances and other energy-saving devices that not only help to reduce greenhouse gas emissions but also  make a difference in the environment for your […]

Rising interest rates cost homeowners an extra $1,416 per year

Interesting Article posted by Zillow today: The Federal Reserve has raised short-term interest rates three times this year, causing mortgage rates to climb to over 5 percent currently, some of the highest levels seen in nearly a decade. As a result, the cost of borrowing has risen — putting an even greater strain on buyers who are already […]

4305 Redtail Pass – SOLD for $521,000

My wonderful sellers just closed on their Northlake home. They now live mowing and snow shoveling Free in a beautiful condo. Call me today if you have interest in selling your home and /or transitioning to a more simplified Life!

Where is the Real Estate Market today?

No fail every year the housing market starts a steady balancing act in July…..and then in August the consumer starts to take note.  By September, the sellers are asking why their homes are not moving.   Remember sellers are expecting multiple offers within days, and yes, that still maybe the case in the under $200,000 to […]

Have you checked your Boat?

Dane County Declares Slow, No Wake Restriction for Lake Mendota, Monona and Waubesa For more information contact: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 8/21/2018 Issued By: County Executive View only releases from County Executive                                                          Slow, No Wake Orders Effective Immediately   Due to recent heavy rainfall, Dane County is declaring a slow, no wake for entire surface of […]

Gluten-Free Pancakes

A RECIPE FOR YOU Maple Grove Farms Healthy Pancakes I am continuously looking for good gluten-free recipes. I tried these pancakes this past weekend for our family and the Pancakes turned out fabulous.   Dry Ingredients:  Maple Grove Farms Pancake Mix 2 Cups of the flour mix •2 level tsp baking soda Wet Ingredients: •1.5 […]

What is happen in Real Estate

REAL ESTATE NEWS When it comes to rising interest rates, homebuyers are mostly unperturbed, according to a new survey released by Redfin. In a poll of 1,300 current and recent homebuyers, only five percent of respondents said they’d stop looking for a home purchase if rates went above the five percent mark, while 24 percent […]

Mortgage Rates are dipping!

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate is still up more than half a percent from last year, according to Freddie Mac.   Howerver, mortgage rates dipped for the fifth time in six weeks according to mortgage giant Freddie Mac’s most recent Primary Mortgage Market Survey. The rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage averaged 4.52 percent for the week […]

The Birschbach Team 2018 2nd Quarter Report