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By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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  With Christmas coming up next week the shopping scramble begins now!  We all have some people on our lists that we are not sure what to get.  These people may include babysitters, neighbors, postal workers, etc.  Someone that you want to express gratitude towards during this holiday season, but...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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  The holiday season is in full force now with 2 weeks left to Christmas.  People are busy decorating, buying presents, wrapping presents, and making some homemade goodies.  But did you know that the holiday season boasts a rise in residential fires?  According to the US Fire Administration (USFA...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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  There’s something about the cold days, long nights, and darkness of winter that makes people feel less motivated.  This is a bad thing for people who want to sell their home during the winter months.  Another tricky issue can be to decorate or not to decorate during the holiday season.  How do ...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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    Spring cleaning usually gets most of the attention but we are challenging you to do some fall cleaning, too.  Once summer ends it seems like the last couple months of the year just fly by and somehow you have found yourself in February eating some chocolate hearts and breaking your first reso...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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   St Martin's Fair ( County Highway MM is St. Martin's Road from Forest Home Avenue to Church Street) is the first Monday of every month from spring thru fall....Labor Day weekend is the largest display of something for everyone from household items, produce, gifts, dried flowers, furniture, pla...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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This morning as I opened our team's email I came across a message from our Broker/Owner, Jeff.  His email has stayed with me hours after initially reading it.  I just feel like it's too good not to share with you all.   "ENCOURAGEMENT CORNER...   One Minute to Understanding You will not need a pe...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Pencils, paper, markers, crayons, rulers…this list might look familiar to you if you are getting ready to send your child back to school, or to school for the first time.  But really, how important are schools when you are looking to buy a home?  Most first time home buyers either do not have chi...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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     Casa Di Georgio....For a taste of Italy....a little American....fine dining at a reasonable price.....you will be doing your taste buds a huge favor with a visit to this Franklin Wisconsin favorite restaurant. The atmosphere is "casually sophisticated"....ambiance that compliments the flavor...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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The heat wave has broken…for now!  But we are just at the beginning of July and there is a lot more of summer to come.  If you are fortunate enough to have central air, count your lucky stars.  If you are not or if you are looking for some ways to cut down on your monthly electric bill, then keep...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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The 4th of July is right around the corner and I am sure many of you are having parties, or going to a party.  There are so many fun activities that surround this holiday, parades, sparklers, cookouts, fireworks, smores, etc.  You really cannot go wrong on this day! So why not impress your guests...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Whether you are buying or selling a home at some point you will be dealing with a home inspector.  Just like with any profession there are good home inspectors and then there are not so good home inspectors.  Typically your real estate agent you are working with has some references for you to cho...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Today we are back with our last 3 tips on selling your home, #3- Staging This tip can be tricky since most sellers are still living in their property, but this is also a very important tip.  Just like with de-cluttering, buyers need to see the potential of the space in each room.  If you have a t...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Today we are back with some more tips for selling your home. #7- Front Doors This is the biggest first impression to a buyer, besides the yard and driveway.  Does your door need a fresh coat of paint?  Could your screen door benefit from a new screen installed?  Other tips for sprucing this area ...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Are you thinking about selling your home, or are you being relocated and you need to sell your home?  Even if you are happy in your home, some of these suggestions are useful to spruce up your current living conditions. This week we will be giving you our top 10 tips on preparing to sell your hom...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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  St.  Martin's Fair in Franklin, WI is just one of the enjoyable parts of living in Wisconsin in the summer are the many outdoor activities that Wisconsinites wait for all winter and spring and plunge into as the weather allows for more fun in the sun.  St. Martin's Fair in Franklin, WI is one ...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Since today is June 1st and Father’s Day is right around the corner, I thought we would reach out to the men in our lives and talk about cleaning out the garage.  We are getting pretty organized on the inside of our homes, now it’s time to step outside. When someone is looking to purchase a house...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Studies have shown that you spend one third of your life sleeping.  I am sure if you are a new parent that statistic sounds outrageous because you feel lucky to get three hours.  A bedroom should be a place you seek you comfort, rest, relaxation, rejuvenation, and just all out that “awww” feeling...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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With low home prices and ultra-low interest rates, the housing market is offering perhaps thebest deals of this generation.Since the housing boom of 2006, home prices have fallen about 31 percent. Also, mortgage rateshave been hovering at record lows for the past few weeks (4 percent range or eve...

By Kevin Dale Marciniak, Marciniak Team
(Re/Max Realty 100 Milwaukee Wisconsin)
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Trick or Treat Hours and SafetyHere are just a sampling of neighboring communities and their Trick or Treat Hours:Franklin – Sunday Oct 30th 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.Oak Creek – Sunday Oct 30th 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.West Allis – Sunday Oct 30th 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.Greenfield – Sunday Oct 30th 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.Greend...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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  St.Martin's Fair...it is a tradition, the Sunday of Labor Day weekend and Labor Day and the first Monday of the month.  Today the fair is open 8am to 9pm and you never know what you will find to buy, eat, pet, wear, listen to, smell, plant....be entertained by....there really IS something for e...

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