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By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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The Cleanest House I've Ever Seen at a Final Walk-Through Last week was a pleasant surprise. I took buyers through a final walk-through inspection of a gorgeous waterfront home in Bayfield, Wisconsin. Over the years, I've seen a lot of homes at the final walk-through that were anything but clean....

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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Spring Snowfalls Hamper Showings in Bayfield WI and on Madeline Island It's pretty unusual for a real estate agent to have a brisk showing schedule in early April on the shores of Lake Superior.  But it's happening this year.  We're seeing a healthier than usual amount of prospective buyer traffi...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 9
Remember the last time you went hiking over a property with prospective buyers? A buyer will ask you "where is the lot line?" between two properties, or "where are the lot corners?" Be careful before you answer that question. Unless you are a state-licensed land surveyor, it's best to avoid repre...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 2
You Know You Have a Great Listing When Even the Home Inspector Loves It Two days ago, the prospective buyers of one of our listings (in Bayfield, Wisconsin) had a scheduled home inspection at the property they wish to buy.  The inspector was from the Duluth, Minnesota area and he is widely regard...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 3
Get Info on Bayfield to La Pointe Ferry Service Interruptions via Text Message The winter storms in the Apostle Islands area yesterday and today were a reminder that travelers here need to pay close attention to changes in weather and transportation availability.  The Madeline Island Ferry Line m...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 7
Spring Returns to Bayfield, Wisconsin   My good friend and client in Bayfield, Bob Durfey, sent me a delightful email about fishing tugboats firing up their engines and making a first run to Grant's Point (on nearby Madeline Island) yesterday morning. Bob wrote,   "A follow up to yesterday...   W...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 9
iPhone 6 Plus Image Stabilization is Good, but Hyperlapse is Better   Instagram's Hyperlapse app has been available to the public since the end of August and it was already in the process of becoming immensely popular when the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit the market on September 19.   At th...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 2
Peak of Fall Color Season Nears on Madeline Island and in Bayfield WI   Signs point to a peak in the fall color season this weekend in the Apostle Islands area.  In just the past few days, fall color appears to be near its peak, particularly on the northwest side of Madeline Island (North Shore R...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 2
SOLD in Bayfield, WI 54814 - 240 Wilson Av. Unit 209, Reiten Condo   Just sold in Bayfield, Wisconsin by Eric Kodner, Madeline Island Realty - A two-bedroom condo unit at the Reiten Boatyard condominiums, conveniently located close to Bayfield shopping and local amenities. We love these Reiten Bo...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 1
Pending Sale by Madeline Island Realty in Bayfield - 240 Wilson Ave.   Bayfield, Wisconsin real estate Market Report   The real estate market in Bayfield, Wisconsin appears to be picking up.  Madeline Island Realty's Reiten Boatyard condominium listing at 240 Wilson Avenue, Unit 209 in Bayfield W...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 26
  Seller Wants Pre-Approved Showing Parties - What Can You do to Comply?   I completely understand when a seller doesn't want their home paraded through by folks who have no intention of buying and no ability to buy either.  This makes sense particularly when a home is an upper-bracket showpiece....

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 3
  Signs Point to a Bayfield and South Shore Market Rebound   The purpose of a Market Report is to do more than quote statistics.  Ideally, we're supposed to draw conclusions from the information in front of us.  Some would call that prognosticating, but we're convinced that there are increasing s...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 2
Mainland Agent Tells Client There's No Market for Homes over $200,000   I received a phone call from a frustrated waterfront homeowner last week, who related the following story to me. Her home on Lake Superior hasn't sold, hasn't had a single showing in the past year. And when she asked her Bayf...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 0
  A Testimonial from Client Friends in Bayfield, Wisconsin   My friends Bob Durfey and Ann Barthelemy, who live and work in Bayfield, Wisconsin, sent me a copy of their 2012 holiday season letter last week.  And while reading the chronology of Ann & Bob's past year, I came across the following: "...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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  Wayzata Yacht Club Apostle Islands Station - Registration Now Open for 2012 Spring Series in Bayfield, WI   The Apostle Islands Station of the Wayzata Yacht Club has begin processing registrations for its May 25-28 "Spring Series" racing event.  The series consists of five races over a three-da...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
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  Bayfield WI Prices Headed North, According to Trulia   Trulia reports that Bayfield, Wisconsin real estate prices have been trending upwards over the past month.  Prices are up 0.4 per cent over the past week, according to Trulia's "Bayfield WI real estate overview" page. The current average li...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 0
  Search Facebook for a Real Estate Agent in Bayfield, WI   Looking for a Bayfield, Wisconsin real estate agent?  Search on Facebook by clicking here. You'll see a page that reads "Real Estate Agent Directory - FIND AN AGENT" Below that, you'll see "Find and connect with Agents". Enter "Bayfield,...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 0
  Bayfield, Wisconsin Real Estate Market Report - Average List Price Continues to Drop at the Close of November 2011   Trulia reports that average home listing prices continued to drop at the end of November, 2011.  The average list price of a home in the 54814 zip code area fell to $199,941 as o...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 0
  Bayfield, Wisconsin Real Estate Market Report for November 2011 - November Average List Price Drops 1.3% During the Past Week The inventory of Bayfield, Wisconsin area homes for sale remains high, while the average list price of homes for sale in the 54814 zip code has dropped steadily since th...

By Eric Kodner, CRS, Madeline Island Realty, LaPointe, WI 54850 -
(Madeline Island Realty)
Comments 0
  BAYFIELD, WISCONSIN REAL ESTATE - MARKET REPORT FOR NOVEMBER 21, 2010   Here is the most recent real estate Market Report for Bayfield, Wisconsin as of the 21st of November. There are currently 92 Bayfield homes listed for sale.  This number is down from the end of October, when there were 96 r...

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