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STEAL THIS MILWAUKEE DUPLEX FOR $39,000! - 09/26/10 01:28 PM
It's a wise investor who will STEAL THIS MILWAUKEE DUPLEX FOR $39,000! Traditional-style up and down two family has some old world features still intact, as well as newer kitchen cabinets, sinks and flooring in the lower. A two car garage plus an extra parking space will attract more tenants in a high-demand parking area. Hardwood floors, newer roof! Our FREE Investors Workshop will teach you how to become a "Millionaire Real Estate Investor". Contact us for calendar and location details. "1020-1022 S. 30th St."Create a free slideshow with Picnik! Wondering how to get started Investing For Your Future? Attend our (0 comments)
Does Your Email Send The Message You Intended? - 09/23/10 05:42 PM
A colleague shared this impressive article with me the other day, and I contacted the authors for permission to use it in this blog and as an email to other colleagues. Set The Tone In E-Mail: How You Say It IS As Important As What You Say
(c) E-WRITE, 2004 - 2010. Marilynne Rudick and Leslie O'Flahavan are partners in E-WRITE, a training and consulting company that specializes in writing for online readers. Rudick and O'Flahavan are authors of Clear, Correct, Concise E-Mail: A Writing Workbook for Customer Service Agents
The Best Tool In My Bag - 09/21/10 10:21 PM
Whatever business you are engaged in, you have your bag of tools. Over the years I have found there is one tool that I cannot do without, and neither can anyone else. So what is it? Let's see if you can guess! Dave Bruno, a fellow Metro Milwaukee REALTOR, in his little book "Never Give Up!" has a great description of this fantastic tool: "It costs nothing, but creates much. It enriches those who receive, without impoverishing those who give. It happens in a flash and the memory of it sometimes lasts forever. None are so rich they can get along without it, and (10 comments)
Magazine-Worthy Classic Cape In Milwaukee Wisconsin - 09/16/10 12:44 AM
The neighborly hello as you leave for work in the morning, the backyard barbeque punctuating the football game on TV, kids playing at Cooper Park just a few steps away - all this is the essence of life in this Classic Cape in Milwaukee. Open Sunday 12 - 1:30. Choosing the right home could be the most important financial decision you make. Put yourself in trusted hands with Pat and Ben Mullikin of Keller Williams Milwaukee. Our Experience + Energy = Success for You! Call us at 414-305-1949 for a no-obligation Buyer consultation. (4 comments)
What Everyone Should Know About Tax Changes - 09/15/10 08:44 PM
Brenda Ryan, a REALTOR in Glendale, Arizona bring us some chilling facts about the tax increases that we will be looking at next year. It is VERY, VERY important for every American citizen of voting age learn who in Congress is working against the interests of the American people and fire them as soon as possible. When did the government stop being "of the people, by the people and for the people"?? Via Brenda Ryan / Designated Broker (Arizona Premier Realty Homes & Land LLC): What everyone should know about the tax changes...
Brenda Ryan - Designated Broker Email: AZPremierRealty@aol.com (0 comments)
Today I Voted - Hoping For Change - 09/14/10 01:03 PM
Today I voted - hoping for radical change in my state. Wisconsin is one of a few states with primaries today. We have some very important seats opening up this year; Governor, Senate, and many key State Assembly positions. I don't claim to be an expert on all the issues or proposed solutions. What is really troubling is the cloud of near-despair saturating the mood of the population. If you want to make a difference - make sure you take every opportunity our wonderful country affords you to participate in government - BY VOTING! Apathy and ignorance are our greatest enemies. Nothing will get (3 comments)
When this Drought Is Over, Where Will You Be? - 09/14/10 01:04 AM
When this drought is over, where will you be positioned? Have you been tending to the right things and keeping your flock accounted for? The recession will not last forever. Yes... 10% of the population is unemployed. But that must mean that 90% ARE STILL EMPLOYED. It's not easy but it's possible to stay afloat and heading in the right direction. We all tend to get swayed by the negative newscasts. What is your plan for the end of the recession? Will you hit the ground running or will you already be in motion. Will you still be stuck on stupid (7 comments)
When Is It Time To Settle Down? - 09/12/10 11:58 PM
Some folks never seem to be able to answer that question! They stammer about certain ethereal deadlines, undefined moments and blue-sky events. Like many of us trying to set goals. Some folks know the answer is NOW! WhenEVER that question is posed, their answer is NOW! And if ever there was a home that was perfect for settling down NOW - this is that home! This is the home that FEELS like home when you enter. This is the neighborhood that feels like NEIGHBORS are there for you. And this is the TIME that feels like the right time. c When (2 comments)
Congratulations, you missed the $8,000 tax credit - 09/12/10 11:25 PM
From Jim Lee of Knoxville, TN, some mighty Pearls of Wisdom! If you are regretting NOT purchasing a home during the Homebuyer Tax Credit period, there are better opportunities for you RIGHT NOW! PAY ATTENTION!! Via Jim Lee, REALTOR®, Knoxville, Tennessee (Realty Executives Associates): No, I'm not being facetious or implying you're a dummy because you haven't bought a house yet.
In fact, just the opposite; waiting until now to buy has saved you thousands of dollars more that than measly 8 grand credit a lot of your friends got earlier this year. Here's how. Let's take a look at the (1 comments)
Where Else Could You Live For $550 A Month? - 09/12/10 10:39 AM
It BLOWS MY MIND that anyone currently paying rent is not scooping up a deal like this one! This is a 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath townhouse condo with a private basement and off-street parking. With condo dues and taxes, a 5% interest rate for 30 years, a downpayment of 3.5% - I figure total payment would be about $523/month! The current owner had it rented until recently for $700/month! It's a STEAL - COME AND GET IT :o) If you are interested in learning more about maximizing your investment potential, call Pat and Ben Mullikin of Keller Williams Milwaukee for a (1 comments)
How's That 401k Workin' For Ya? Here's A Different Idea.... - 09/11/10 09:46 AM
If your retirement funds have been suffering lately, and the interest being paid on your savings is microscopic, perhaps it's time to re-think your investment strategies. At this moment in history, at least in my little world of Metro Milwaukee, we are seeing record low housing prices and mortgage interest rates. This translates into an opportunity to put those hard-earned retirement dollars to work for you in a way that can pay you back bigger and better than the typical stock market investments. Re-think investment real estate! Here's a gem that could get you started...... Want more info on Real Estate (9 comments)
Waukesha Home For Sale - "Urban Chic!" - 09/10/10 07:30 PM
Classic mid-century ranch with trendy Urban Chic appeal. Great location in the City of Waukesha - quiet east side street off Broadway and very close to Buchner Park! This home offers a low maintenance stone exterior and a very private backyard with a patio and deck. Relocating to Southeast Wisconsin?? Call Pat or Ben Mullikin of Keller Williams Milwaukee for their special, secret, one-of-a-kind, customized relocation package. You'l think you've lived in Milwaukee all your life! (0 comments)
Living In The Trees! Where IS Mukwonago WI? - 09/01/10 10:16 PM
If you have never heard of Mukwonago Wisconsin, you don't even know what you're missing! Located south and west of metro Milwaukee, this suburban/rural area has grown up/filled in as development spread. Back in the 1970's a man by the name of Don Walz saw great potential on a wooded hillside in a newly developing area. He had his dream house built into the hill, with multiple levels, walls of windows, fossils embedded in the fireplace chimneys and the crown..... THE TOWER! Rising above the street level at least five stories, the observation deck around the outside of the Tower Room (0 comments)
Our family life has centered around the communities of Brookfield and Elm Grove, Wisconsin for two generations, so this is what we know best. These two first-tier suburbs of Milwaukee comprise the Elmbrook School District, where all three of us received our primary and secondary education. Hence, it is only natural that we have chosen to conduct our family real estate business in our familiar territory. As real estate agents in Brookfield and Elm Grove we have the opportunity to interact with our friends, neighbors and relatives every day!
Here in our blog we will share with you our everyday Brookfield and Elm Grove musings, especially where family and home life events are concerned.
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