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Some Uplifting Real Estate News - 10/31/08 06:16 PM
Despite the doom and gloom of the stock market lately, there is some good news in the real estate market. As of last week, 30-year fixed rate loans are down to an average of 6.8% and 15-year loans are at 6.05%. The Conference Board's Bell Weather Index of Leading Indicators pointing to the economic direction of the country in the near future actually jumped upward after a five month decline. The index measures 10 key metrics related to the growth or decline of the economy. Some economists are predicting a recession (two straight quarters of negative growth), but the leading indicators index suggests that it (0 comments)
Fun Times in Ozaukee County - 10/21/08 10:51 AM
There are several cities in Ozaukee County that are holding fun Halloween events during the next week. Take a Gothic History Tour of Cedarburg at 7pm on October 24th, 6:30pm on October 26th or 7 & 9pm on October 31st. Each 90-minute tour starts at the Cedarburg Cultural Center and includes stories and scenes of murder, death and mystery in the Cedarburg history from the 1900s-1920s. For more info, please call 375-3676. On Saturday, October 25th, enjoy a Halloween Candlelight Hike from 6-9pm with the entire family. Hikers get to walk through a trail lit by tiki torches, travel along a (0 comments)
Prepare to Care & Voter Registration in Port Washington - 10/14/08 06:10 PM
On Tuesday, October 21st, the Ozaukee County Administation Center will be hosting Prepare to Care, a program to help both individuals and families create plans for the future care of either themselves or their loved ones. This program will be held from 6:30-8pm at 121 W Main Street in Port Washington and is open to everyone. To register for this great program, simply call the University of Wisconsin Extension at 284-8288. Remember, if you are not registered to vote and live in Wisconsin, you need to register yourself no later than 10 days preceeding the election (on November 4th) to be able to vote. (0 comments)
5 Kitchen Don'ts - 10/07/08 01:48 PM
Kitchens have become the focus of many homes on the market today. Because of this, many homeowners have decided to put money into updating their kitchen. While this is a smart choice in a remodeling budget, you need to make sure to spend your money wisely. Keep these "don'ts" in mind when looking at creating your dream kitchen: 1. Don't limit yourself to the kitchen triangle. The working triangle (sink/stove/refrigerator) was a 1950's notion invented to sell cabinets. A wiser design is to think of your kitchen in "stations": cleanup, storage, cooking, etc. 2. Don't design with only one person in mind. This (0 comments)
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