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UW Credit Union is offering a free home buying seminar on Tuesday, April 13th from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. For more information about this seminar, click here. The Dane County Housing Authorityis sponsoring a two-part series with sessions on both Tuesday, April 6th and Tuesday, April 13th. Both sessions...
We're assisting two sets of buyers who are focused on homes priced under $250,000 on the near west side of Madison. In neighborhoods like Hill Farms, Midvale Heights, Sunset Village and Westmorland. Properties in this price category for these neighborhoods are being snatched up very quickly. Thei...
There is a first for everything. One of our buyer clients recently wrote an offer, and in the offer they specified a price 10% below the list (a very common scenario in this market, especially for properties priced over $400,000). The sellers were hugely offended by the offer. They became highly ...
UW Credit Union has published another educational article to the buying real estate page at This article describes how a rate lock works. It also offers some tips to help you manage when you lock in. UWCU has contributed 4 other articles to our web site, including: Saving fo...
It's easy to locate foreclosures with our foreclosure search option at One such foreclosure is our new listing at 429 S 2nd Street in Evansville - priced at $99,900. This home needs some TLC, but it comes with 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, over 2,300 square feet, hardwood floors,...
It's amazing how many people reach out to you when you're well-positioned on the internet. That's the great thing about Google: your target audience works to find you. When it works it's good for business. It's good for marketing a property, too. For example if you go to Google and enter the sear...
Approximately 25% of the home and condo sales in Dane County are related to foreclosure, according to the Distressed Property Index we update monthly on the economic trends page at The February index increased slightly from January and represents a new high. We expect the di...
Dane County housing starts increased from 37 in February of 2009 to 53 in February 0f 2010, an increase of 43%. February represented the fourth straight monthly increase, but keep in mind housing starts from a year ago were at their lowest levels of the decade. Thanks to Dominic Collar from MTD M...
UW Credit Union has published a great article for anyone wanting to learn more about credit history and credit scores. In this article UWCU covers why your credit history and credit score play vital roles in your mortgage application process. UWCU also reviews how you can find your credit score, ...
In this article, Lee Schwartz, a home energy efficiency expert from Piping Plover Home Energy Solutions, provides a quick overview of how you can prioritize your home energy-saving improvements. It all starts with conservation. Check out Lee's article for a few simple ideas. Also check out the US...

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