investment property: 3 BR home in Solon Springs WI resort community. Great investment opportunity. $60,000 - 05/03/13 06:59 AM

investment property: Just listed: Zoned RR1 commercial or residential. Great location overlooking St Croix River. - 03/10/13 12:46 AM

investment property: Enjoy a few minutes of the natural beauty of Douglas County WI - 11/23/12 11:04 PM
The NW Corner of NW Wisconsin is an area worth discovering
Sure. I’m biased. After all, I live here.
But by any objective measure, my less known corner of NW Wisconsin offers some of the Upper Midwest’s clearest lakes and tallest pines.

Anywhere in northwestern Wisconsin is great. Some of the best fishing and recreation lakes, hunting land, and lots of other recreation opportunities can be found in Douglas, Washburn, Sawyer, and Bayfield counties.
Back in 2002, when my husband and I decided to move from St Paul, MN to northwestern Wisconsin, we found an area just a little farther … (0 comments)

investment property: Investors and home buyers: Douglas County WI offers great values in lake homes, cabins in the woods - 07/30/12 09:17 PM
Here in NW Wisconsin, land of clear, deep lakes and big woods, there are many real estate bargains; properties that may be overlooked because they are located on a smaller lake, near but not lakefront, or may be an older cabin that has been lovingly maintained.
A real estate sleeper can be an exceptional bargain that has been overlooked. It’s a great property, location, good to excellent condition, and priced appropriately but simply has not sold. There is a significant inventory of homes but few buyers.
The home may have been initially overpriced and now priced appropriately, but because it’s been sitting on the … (2 comments)

investment property: HUNTERS: 288 acres private hunting land, Lower Ox Lane, Gordon, WI - 10/11/11 07:28 AM
288 acres private hunting land, Lower Ox Lane, Gordon WI
Carefully managed under a long-term quality deer managed regime. Quality Habitat Unmatched Anywhere in Douglas County WI.
View 10588 E Lower Ox Ln, Gordon, WI in a larger map
Includes open and wooded ridges, densely wooded river bottom along both sides of Ox Creek, and numerous food plots, clearings, trails, and undisturbed refuges and bedding areas. Laboriously improved, meticulously maintained, and carefully managed since 1987. During those years, only the owner and one to three members of his immediate family have hunted here; they’ve taken several trophy deer and large … (5 comments)

investment property: March 2011 Money Magazine: 5 things you need to know about buying a vacation home - 03/03/11 02:28 AM
In the March 2011 issue of Money magazine (, there is an article about what you need to know about buying a vacation home. I did not find the article online yet, but check it out in the March issue on page 51.
1.     Now is a good time to buy. No surprise here. With home prices at an historic low.
2.     A home is a better deal if it can be rented. A home’s rental potential can affect its resale value.
3.     Don’t count on rental income to pay all your bills. On average, a vacation rental property rents out … (3 comments)

investment property: Help sell 3 BR log home, 10 acres - 7645 E Cty Rd Y, Gordon WI, near St Croix Flowage - 01/23/11 08:21 AM
7645 E County Rd Y, Gordon, WI
3 BR, 2 BA log home on 10 acres
Northwoods décor with log exterior and delightful updates and upgrades on the interior—especially the stunning kitchen, DR, and LR.  Its unique floor plan makes it suitable as your primary home, a vacation rental property, or a weekend getaway for a large family.

Perched high on a ridge overlooking the St Croix Flowage, the property extends down the hillside and abuts county land that has been granted “special use” protection.  It also includes roughly 6 acres on the south side of County Road Y.  … (2 comments)

investment property: Investment vacation rental property - 3 BR Log Home with view of Gordon/St Croix Flowage WI - 12/05/10 08:45 AM
Investors: This 3 BR Log Home with view of Gordon/St Croix Flowage is an exceptional value $235,000

This 3 BR home is perched high on a ridge overlooking the 1,913-acre Gordon-St Croix Flowage in Douglas County WI.
This home’s unique floorplan makes it suitable as a a vacation rental property or a weekend getaway for a large family.  The 10-acre property extends down the hillside and abuts with a narrow strip of Douglas County Forest Land along the lakeshore.

What makes this property such an Exceptional Value? It overlooks the Flowage and several miles of hilly, forested terrain beyond … (0 comments)

investment property: It's a good time to buy a vacation income property - 12/01/10 03:44 AM
It’s a good time to buy a vacation rental property
The following is a synopsis of the Nov.25 RealtyTimes article.
Prices are reduced, cheap financing is available, and there is a large selection of properties on the market.
Vacation homes are a good investment since they have the means to bring income and often pay for themselves. Plus, there is the advantage of owning a property on a lake or a prime recreational destination.
More travelers are choosing vacation rental properties closer to home that offer all the comforts of home.
Looking for a good investment? … (2 comments)

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