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Top five home seller mistakes

Posted: February 27, 2015 at 8:34 AM by Annette Mikat

When selling your home, it’s easy to make mistakes—largely because most people have a big emotional investment in the property. It’s the place where your first child was born or your last one was married. It’s the scene for birthday party, holiday and everyday family memories.It’s probably worth far more to you than the market could ever bear, so it’s easy to make mistakes. If you’re planning to sell your home this spring, here are the top five home-seller mistakes& read more

Hopelessly romantic homes with hot tubs

Posted: February 12, 2015 at 5:41 AM by Annette Mikat

It’s almost Valentine’s Day. A day that conjures romantic images of roses and chocolates. But we can’t think of anything more romantic than a hot tub so this week we’re looking at three homes with three different (but fantastic) features for water-themed canoodling—all of which are now available* in our area.Monroe County In addition to a master suite, this home has a beautiful, landscaped pond with a waterfall. Not enough for you? Check out the indoor pool. With 7,000 read more

How to fix the four most common plumbing problems

Posted: January 29, 2015 at 11:32 AM by Annette Mikat

It’s inevitable. With Super Bowl halftime comes talk about the record-breaking number of toilets flushing simultaneously throughout the nation. In fact, that’s probably the only time we think about toilet flushing — unless something isn’t working.Fortunately, a lot of bathroom plumbing problems are easy to fix on your own. Here are the four most common bathroom plumbing problems we see and how to fix them. (We’ll tell you now that if faced with anything more complicated than wh read more

Seven tips to find the Realtor that’s right for you

Posted: January 26, 2015 at 7:07 AM by Annette Mikat

When it comes to making one of the biggest financial transactions of a lifetime, you want to know someone has your back. And not just anyone: you want a knowledgeable professional you can fully trust. That’s why it makes sense to do a little homework when choosing a Realtor. If you don’t have someone you’ve hired before and already trust, these tips can help you find the Realtor that’s right for you.#1 Confirm licensing. Licensing is required for agents in Wisconsin. You&rsquo read more

Ten activities to make the most of snow days

Posted: January 12, 2015 at 8:28 AM by Annette Mikat

Residents in the River Valley region usually see at least one or two snow days each year. For kids, it’s the highlight of winter. They hope for them, wear their pajamas backwards and inside out for them and get out of bed far more easily when snow days do happen. And really, don’t most people enjoy a chance to nest at home?We have ten ideas to make them even more enjoyable (and memorable, too).#1 PJ day. Let the kids stay in their pajamas—and consider joining them.#2 Fresh air. When it&rsq read more




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