kristin johnston: 9 Ways to Sell Your Waukesha County Home Faster Than The Neighbors - 12/26/18 07:54 PM
 
Thinking of ways to sell your home faster?
Real estate is a competitive market, so it's not surprising that you would want to find ways to sell your Waukesha County home faster than the other homes for sale in the neighborhood.

Many home sellers are going the normal route of cleaning, decluttering, and painting their homes. What else can you do to make your home stand out and sell faster than the other listed homes in the area?

Tips to help sell your home faster
While there are many other factors that can determine how quickly your house is going to sell, here are … (3 comments)

kristin johnston: 🙍Why It’s Important to Find the Best Real Estate Agent in Waukesha WI - 11/07/18 11:52 PM
Are you thinking of selling your home?
Putting your home on the market without the help of an experienced real estate agent in Waukesha WI could mean thousands of dollars back in your pocket. Sounds tempting, right? However, doing so may not be a smart move.
Selling a home is not to be taken lightly. It is a process that you don’t want to mess up, because it involves your biggest asset. Engaging the services of a real estate agent like me can help you navigate this high-dollar deal and ensure that your experience will be as stress-free as possible.
Hi, I’m Kristin … (6 comments)

kristin johnston: What Needs to Be Fixed Before Selling Your Waukesha WI Home - 08/10/18 12:01 AM
Take care of the most important things to repair before selling your house.
Preparing for a home sale is a delicate balance between doing repairs along with a bit of renovation and presentation. With other Waukesha WI homes for sale in the market, you have to do what it takes to make your home stand above the rest of the competition.
There are specific issues that must be fixed before listing. Buyers will definitely not like glaring problems. Moreover, it will be a lot harder to sell your home if certain issues aren’t fixed.
However, you only have so much money and … (5 comments)

kristin johnston: What Are the Costs Associated with Selling a Home? - 07/10/18 03:49 AM
Are you ready to put your home on the market?  
While there are many factors that may influence your home sale, there is one thing for sure -- selling your home will cost you money.
 
Fees and charges associated with Waukesha WI homes for sale may vary so it is important to be aware of major costs up front so you can take them into consideration when managing your finances. It's important to plan ahead by calculating your costs and including them in negotiations with agents and with potential buyers.
Here are some expenses you can expect to incur.
 
Before the Sale: … (8 comments)

kristin johnston: 6 Top Tips for Second Home Buyers in Waukesha - 06/28/18 03:45 PM
Thinking of getting a second home?
If you’ve been itching to have that waterfront home in Waukesha so you can enjoy your weekend and summer getaways, it’s probably time to consider getting a second home.
 
Where it was once a concept only rich people embrace, many Americans are now proud second homeowners. In fact, statistics report that from spring 2008 to spring 2017, 9.26 million Americans own second homes.
 
What’s not to love about getting a second home in Waukesha? It’s a perfect haven when you're seeking timeout or need privacy. It’s also a great real estate investment.
 
With the economy experiencing historically low-interest rates, … (8 comments)

kristin johnston: 11 Insider Home-Selling Drama-Free Secrets! - 06/10/18 03:31 PM
The joys and horrors of home selling
 
Are you planning to sell your Waukesha home? If you are, you’ve probably heard some, if not many, of the joys and horrors of home selling. If this is not your first rodeo, you may already know what to expect.
 
But if this is your first experience, brace yourself! Home selling is like a roller coaster ride, with plenty of highs and lows, at least for the part of many sellers. The emotional anxiety is real, and it doesn’t really end until both seller and buyer meet on the closing table.
 
Fortunately, there are ways you can … (5 comments)

kristin johnston: 8 Home Buying Secrets You Need to Learn Now! - 05/25/18 05:59 PM
Buying a real estate property is one of the most expensive transactions you’ll experience in life.
 
Whether it is your first time or your fifth time to buy a home in Waukesha, you have to ensure that you get the best deal out of your money.
 
Anything more than a hundred thousand dollars needs to be worth it, and to also have good financial returns in case you decide to sell it in the future.
 
To make the best deal and get the most out of your money, you need to have tactics and strategies.
 
Today I’ll be sharing with you eight amazing techniques you … (7 comments)

kristin johnston: Cracking the Code to First Time Home Buying - 05/01/18 02:15 AM
Ready to buy a home? 
Home ownership is a dream for many people. It's also a daunting and nerve-wracking concept. It means commitment and responsibility and is a major milestone in any person's life.
 
Before you sign that dotted line, or before you become overwhelmed by all the different decisions you have to make as a first-time home buyer, here are some things you have to know about buying your first home in Waukesha.
 
1. Know your motivation. Take a moment and evaluate why you like to buy a home. Don't do it because other people have been prodding you to.
 
Are you … (6 comments)

kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 4/13/18 - 04/10/18 10:17 AM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 4/13/18
  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 4/13/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 http://www.close/withmichael.com/2018/04/markets-in-a-minute-april-13-2018
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
Check … (5 comments)

kristin johnston: 6 Things to Know Before Buying a New Home - 03/25/18 08:43 PM
Set your expectationsMany buyers prefer purchasing newly built homes. When asked why they want to buy a new construction, most people say it’s because everything is new and in perfect condition. While most of the brand new things we get work perfectly, it doesn't always happen that way when it comes to homes. There is no perfect home. All homes, be it newly constructed ones or previously lived-in, will always have some issues.  Don't assume that because a house is brand new, that everything in it will work smoothly. To avoid getting frustrated because of unforeseen house issues, have your lawyer … (8 comments)

kristin johnston: How to Price Your Home to Sell for Top Dollar? - 03/25/18 07:43 PM
The art of home pricingIf you are looking to sell your home this year, you basically need two things to put your home on the buyer's radar. One, your home should be packaged just right, and two, your home should have the right price. Your Waukesha home's listing price is crucial in determining your market success. Price it too high and it will sit on the market for months. Price it too low and you'll lose money.
How do you correctly price your home? This is a real struggle for many sellers. Pricing is part science, part art. There is no formula … (10 comments)

kristin johnston: Tips for Single Female Homebuyers - 03/25/18 07:22 PM
Eight smart tips to buying your first home 
Statistics show that more single women purchase a home compared to single men.  It appears that though buying a home is challenging, many single ladies are not easily discouraged.
 
The strong desire to own a home and to have more privacy and space are among the top reasons many single women buy homes.
 
If you are planning to get your own Waukesha home this year, here are some tips to make this process easier:
 
Don’t go beyond your limits.
 
Know what is affordable to you and don’t go beyond that. Make sure that the monthly mortgage … (4 comments)

kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 3/23/18 - 03/20/18 07:54 AM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 3/23/18
  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 3/23/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 
 http://www.closewithmichael.com/category/markets-in-a-minute/
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
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kristin johnston: Negotiate Like A Pro: 7 Tips That Can Help Home Sellers Close the Deal - 03/13/18 06:45 AM
Selling your home is a big deal.
 
You will be involved in a major financial transaction. In order to secure a successful and quick sale, you need to understand this multi-step process. You need to think about preparing your home for sale, marketing strategies, and holding home inspections.
 
Once the offers start to roll in, the next step to think about is the negotiation.
 
 
Negotiating for a home is important because this is the largest asset most people own and there’s potentially a lot of money at stake. In real estate, some of the biggest mistakes happen during the negotiation process. In fact, negotiating … (17 comments)

kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 3/9/18 - 03/06/18 02:35 PM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 3/9/18
  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 3/9/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 
 http://www.closewithmichael.com/2018/03/markets-in-a-minute-march-9-2018/
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
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kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 2/23/18 - 02/22/18 09:46 AM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 2/23/18
  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 2/23/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 
 http://www.closewithmichael.com/category/markets-in-a-minute/
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
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kristin johnston: Sussex WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for December 2017 - 01/09/18 01:28 PM
Sussex WI Homes for Sale | Market Report for December 2017
Experience a great location for countryside living!The Village of Sussex is part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. It is located approximately 19 miles northwest of Milwaukee and 9 miles north of Waukesha.
With State Highway 164 crossing through Sussex and Interstate 94 just a few miles south, downtown Milwaukee is just a 30-minute drive southeast.
The village is 7.24 square miles at an elevation of 930 feet. Nestled between the towns of Menomonee Falls, Hartland, and Waukesha, the village, which is generally small town in nature, is committed to the safety and quality … (4 comments)

kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 1/12/18 - 01/09/18 01:22 PM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 1/12/18
  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 1/12/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 
 http://www.closewithmichael.com/category/markets-in-a-minute/
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
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kristin johnston: Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 1/5/18 - 01/02/18 08:42 AM
Markets In A Minute For The Week Ending 1/5/18  BY KRISTIN JOHNSTON - REALTOR®   We are all busy.  It is tough to keep on top of all the markets and how they are performing.
 
That is why, I always enjoy Mike's Markets In A Minute Updates.  Here is his latest one for the week ending 1/5/18.  I hope you all had a great week, and will enjoy your weekend too.
 
 http://www.closewithmichael.com/category/markets-in-a-minute/
 
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  
 
Are you looking to Buy a house  Wondering what your Home is worth?  Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston5@wi.rr.com.  
 
(6 comments)

kristin johnston: Waukesha County 4 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report November 2017 - 12/29/17 08:23 AM
Waukesha County 4 Bedroom Home Sales Market Report November 2017
Waukesha County Homes For Sale, Waukesha County Real Estate, Kristin Johnston,RE/MAX   Real Estate Market Report for Waukesha County,WI for November 2017.
My name is Kristin Johnston with RE/MAX Realty Center.  My market report gives you the real estate activity for Waukesha County, WI 4 bedroom homes for the last 30 days. Are you looking to buy a house in Waukesha County?Wondering what your Waukesha County Home is worth? Call/text me at 414 254 6647 or email me at kjohnston@remax.net. I specialize in Waukesha County Real Estate, and have a lot of experience with Waukesha Real Estate and Pewaukee Real Estate.  In fact, I have lived in … (13 comments)

 
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