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the property shoppe team: How to Determine What Your Home is Worth - 03/27/12 12:50 PM
What is Your Home Worth? This short video discusses how to help you determine the balue of your home and getting the most accurate estimate of it's value completed by a Realtor, commonly known in the real estate market as a Comparative Market Analysis or "CMA". If you are thinking of selling your home and would like a Free evaluation of your homes value, contact us today to receive a custom evaluation for your home, including comparisions to other homes that have recently sold or are currently on the market.
the property shoppe team: This Month in Real Estate - March 2012 Sell Your House Faster Than The Competition - 03/26/12 07:01 PM
This Month in Real Estate - March 2012 shows that the secrect to getting your house sold more than a month faster than other competive homes is pricing your home according to your real estate agents interpretation of its market value. Keller Williams research showed almost 1/2 of sellers who price their home this way, were able to sell their home twice as fast and form more money than the competive listings on the market. For more information on pricing your home in todays market, contact me today for your Free Market Analysis.
As you can see, WI isn't the worst by any means, but according to the National Association of Realtor's WI has 11 months of shadow inventory, which means the banks inventory of foreclosed homes that are not currently on the market for sale yet would take 11 months to sell all of those homes when they do put them on the market, and that means that consumers have to compete with their prices when selling their home, and buyers will still have a steady stream of distressed properties to choose from. (1 comments)
An Adjustable Rate Mortgage may offer a lower initial interest rate and monthly payments than a conventional fixed rate mortgage. If you, or someone you know is thinking about buying a home in 2012, I have a list of fantastic lenders I work with that will provide you with a variety of loan programs and outstanding customer service. If you are interested in learing more about what they can do for you, contact me today. (1 comments)
Since 2009, the average mortgage payment has fallen below the average monthly rent.
The gap between owning and renting is smaller than it's been in the past 22 years!
If you or anyone you know is ready to stop buying real estate for their landlord and start investing in their own future, I can help! Contact Pamelyn Meller, The Property Shoppe Team, LLC - Keller Williams today at 608-469-5199.
the property shoppe team: Have you ever thought about investing in real estate? - 08/31/11 01:43 PM
Have you ever thought about investing in real estate? Investing in real estate is an incredible long-term investment opportunity. And, in this shifting real estate market, you may be able to purchase investment real estate that will secure your financial goals for the long term. I keep a current list of "Investor Best Buys" that I would like to share with you. Contact me today to receive your free list of Investor Best Buys. Investing in real estate may not be the right fit for you today, but we won't know for sure until we sit down to (1 comments)
the property shoppe team: How To Buy a House Before Your Other House Sells - 08/04/11 05:27 PM
How to Buy a House Before Your Other House Sells In a buyer's market, the inventory of homes for sale can be astounding. Deciding on a home to buy is difficult enough, but what happens when you have one to sell beforehand? Many times, especially in a soft real estate market, a buyer may get into a situation where they find a new house before their current house sells. Acting as a buyer and a seller in separate transactions can be tricky business, especially if you need the equity from your current home to pay for the new home. Luckily there (0 comments)
So, if you want or need to sell your home, watch this video, and give us a call at 608-469-5199 to schedule your FREE Consultation and Market Analysis (1 comments)
the property shoppe team: Introducing the NEW Home Incentive Program (H.I.P) For Buyers & Sellers - 06/03/11 11:19 AM
Introducing the NEW Home Incentive Program (H.I.P) For Buyers & Sellers H.I.P Is a NEW Home Incentive Program for Buyers & Sellers in Wisconsin. It is a program for everyone who is buying or selling real estate…first time, next time, last time… everyone! The HIP Program is here for you and Pamelyn Meller, The Property Shoppe Team at Keller Williams is proud to be a participating H.I.P member in the Madison area. Looking to Buy or Sell a Home? Interested in Building a Home? Want to Remodel Your Current or Newly Purchased Home? Need a Realtor? Do You Need Financing? The Participating members (4 comments)
the property shoppe team: Buyers Ready to Snatch Bargains This Spring! The Time To Buy Is Now! - 05/23/11 06:08 PM
Bargain prices on housing combined with low interest rates below 5 percent may bring the real estate market its busiest spring season in years, economists say. Distressed sales continue to put downward pressure on home prices, which may lure more buyers off the fence and ready to snag a deal during the typical prime-time buying season.Some builders are ramping up discounts on new homes as well as boosting commissions to brokers to try to spark more transactions.Sellers of existing-homes also are getting more competitive in pricing their homes. "After three years of the housing downturn, people are becoming much more realistic (3 comments)
the property shoppe team: 4 Fundamentals of Selling A Home In Today's Market - 05/17/11 11:52 AM
Here are four things you should consider to make your home as saleable as possible in today's real estate market. 1. Real estate pricing is very local: "When you're looking at comparable property values to assist in determining the value of your home, you have to see what's sold in the past three months, in your neighborhood. Look at your competition that is currently for sale and what's properties have offers pending. It is also important to consider homes that did not sell and were expired from the market. If you would like a FREE Home Value Report on your home, visit (3 comments)
the property shoppe team: 2011 Top Ten Simple Do-It-Yourself Projects To Increase Your Home's Resale Value - 05/13/11 07:04 PM
Survey results of "The 2011 Top 10, low cost, do-it-yourself home improvements for people getting their home ready to sell" were released by HomeGain.com. The top 5 nationwide home improvements that Realtors recommend to home sellers, based on average cost and return on investment (ROI) to sellers, are: 1. Cleaning and de-cluttering - Cleaning and de-cluttering continues to rank as the top suggested home improvement since 2003. This low cost home improvement is recommended by 99% of Realtors and costs less than $300 but has a returning value of nearly $2,000 to the home’s sale price, or a 586% return on investment (ROI). Remove personal (2 comments)
the property shoppe team: The Spring Market is HERE - 3 Steps To Getting Your Home Ready To List NOW - 05/01/11 10:48 PM
If you are thinking of waiting to sell your home in the spring, NOW is the time to get started! The holidays, Super bowl and tax season are over. The school summer break is right around the corner, interest rates are starting to inch upward again, and buyers are making their move. The time to list your home is NOW. It may seem overwhelming if you have been living in the same home for more than just a few years. You've accumulated lots of "stuff" to make it more cozy and personal, and maybe you've even added to your family and have tons of toys (2 comments)
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