condos: DOOR COUNTY REAL ESTATE - THE LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL - 10/15/09 02:06 AM
October 14th, 2009
IT'S THERE - THE LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL!  I can't say that the Door County real estate market suffered the extreme collapse that we witnessed in other markets.  We all saw markets where property values plummeted 50% or more, sales came to a virtual standstill, and foreclosed homes could be found on almost every block.  We were lucky.  Values decreased, but 10% of value would be a worst case scenario.  Only a small percentage of the properties on the market are foreclosures.  The worst thing we experienced was a dramatic drop in the number of … (0 comments)

condos: That Sounds Like Door County To Me! - 02/09/09 01:32 AM
DOOR COUNTY AS A RETIREMENT DESTINATION
February 6th, 2009
The time has come.  "Baby Boomers" are retiring or nearing retirement, and they are making decisions about where they want to live for their retirement years.  Florida is a popular spot, but  all those pesky hurricanes are a worry (I've personally been in a hurricane, and they are bad!).  The southwest is  picturesque, but really, really hot.  The crime rate is also a cause for concern in a lot of places. 
So what would be an ideal retirement destination?  Somewhere safe.  Somewhere where there is a great selection of homes and condominiums … (1 comments)

condos: AN OUTSTANDING DOOR COUNTY ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW - 11/17/08 01:09 AM
November 15th, 2008
If you need a reason to visit Door County, come to the annual show benefiting the Door County YMCA in Sturgeon Bay.  You will find truly wonderful items hand crafted in wood, pottery, glass, fiber, metals and just about every other medium you can think of!  It is on November 23rd at the Sturgeon Bay YMCA which is on the corner of Hwy. 42-57 and Michigan Street.  Every year, this is one of my personal favorite Christmas shopping experiences!
In fact, you could come for the pre-Thanksgiving weekend, look at real estate on Saturday, and catch the … (1 comments)

 

Kathy Hollister

Ephraim, WI

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