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The Top 5 Bathroom Trends

Bathrooms are NO longer just a utilitarian space, today’s bathroom can be a place of luxury and convenience. Achieving this is a matter of keeping up with the latest and greatest design elements. Last month’s Kitchen and Bath Industry show, where over 1,000 exhibitors released new products, gave us a peak into this year’s trends. […]

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Rates are on the Rise – up a quarter point this week

Happy St Patrick’s Day! Here are interest rates as of 3/17/17. Fixed-Rate Fixed Rate APR* 30 Year 4.125% 4.156% 15 Year 3.375% 3.429% ARM Adjustable Rate APR* 5 Year 3.000% 4.056% 7 Year 3.250% 3.404%

1/12/17 Condo Market Update for the Greater Madison Region

Madison Metro Condo Listings as of January 12th, 2017: Greater West Madison Metro Area: 205 Active Condo Listings $0 – $199,999: 70 listings compared to 65 last week $200,000 – $299,999: 35 listings compared to 34 last week $300,000 – $399,999: 50 listings compared to 50 last week $400,000 – $499,999: 31 listings compared to […]

2017 Home Design Trends

Source: www.realtor.org/ Link to Article Learn about the latest on the residential style horizon so you can help clients meet their own needs as well as those of future buyers when it’s time to sell. Housing styles emerge slowly and typically appeal first to cutting-edge architects, builders, and interior designers. As a trend spreads and […]

Yes, It’s Still More Affordable to Buy Than Rent

Source: www.realtor.org Link to Article   In about two-thirds of the country – or 66 percent of the largest U.S. counties – it’s more affordable to buy a home than to rent one, according to a report by ATTOM Data Solutions. They compared the monthly rents of three-bedroom apartments to monthly payments on median-priced homes […]

1/10/17 Single Family Market Update for the Greater Madison Region

Madison Metro Single Family Listings as of January 10th, 2017: Greater West Madison Metro Area: 462 Active Single Family Listings $0 – $199,999: 16 listings compared to 14 last week $200,000 – $299,999: 108 listings compared to 114 last week $300,000 – $399,999: 122 listings compared to 118 last week $400,000 – $499,999: 96 listings […]

1/5/17 Condo Market Update for the Greater Madison Region

Madison Metro Condo Listings as of January 5th, 2017: Greater West Madison Metro Area: 195 Active Condo Listings $0 – $199,999: 65 listings compared to 68 last week $200,000 – $299,999: 34 listings compared to 42 last week $300,000 – $399,999: 50 listings compared to 69 last week $400,000 – $499,999: 30 listings compared to […]

1/3/17 Single Family Market Update for the Greater Madison Region

Madison Metro Single Family Listings as of January 3rd, 2017: Greater West Madison Metro Area: 451 Active Single Family Listings $0 – $199,999: 14 listings compared to 23 last week $200,000 – $299,999: 114 listings compared to 120 last week $300,000 – $399,999: 118 listings compared to 128 last week $400,000 – $499,999: 92 listings […]

12/29/16 Condo Market Update for the Greater Madison Region

Madison Metro Condo Listings as of December 29th, 2016: Greater West Madison Metro Area: 244 Active Condo Listings $0 – $199,999: 68 listings compared to 69 last week $200,000 – $299,999: 42 listings compared to 43 last week $300,000 – $399,999: 69 listings compared to 72 last week $400,000 – $499,999: 31 listings compared to […]