Northwoods Realty Blog by Coldwell Banker Mulleady Inc. Realtors

The Legendary Northwoods

Since the late 19th century, the northwoods, known for it’s fresh air and clear lakes, attracted visitors from Midwestern cities. Initially, most tourists were fisherman and hunters. As word about the pristine, unspoiled beauty “Up North” spread, so did the numbers of tourists. Resorts and supper clubs began to populate. Some like Little Bohemia Lodge…

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Coldwell Banker Mulleady Realtors’ Commitment to Community

  At Coldwell Banker Mulleady REALTORS®, we have a history of strong commitment to community. One of our favorite quotes is, “Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have.” ~ Jim Rohn. For many years, we have raised money for the Northern Access Special Olympics at Minocqua’s famous Beef-A-Rama (attended…

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Northwoods Real Estate Sub-Segments

  Happy Thanksgiving!  Before we gobble down, I thought I would dish up stats on sub-segments on the Northwoods real estate market.  People are always amazed at how low the percentage of homes sold is compared to the number of listings taken.  In a nation of housing shortages, we still only sell about 40% of…

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Thanks and Giving

Thanks and Giving

Brushing aside the fallen leaves, November ushers in the holiday season. Thanksgiving is one of our favorite celebrations because it’s one of the few that requires no gifts, but gives us a special time to express gratitude for all that we have in our lives. At the same time, we are aware of those in…

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Northwoods Homes Sold vs Listed 2007 – 2018

This is an interesting look at the number of homes listed vs the number of homes sold over the past 10 years. You will recall that 2007 was still a pretty strong sales year with 1851 homes sold that year.  There were all kinds of alarms going off that we were heading into troubled times…

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Real Estate Investment Up North

Real estate investment up north has always been an attractive prospect for those drawn to the area. After all, the Northwoods offers outdoor activities for all four distinct seasons,  crystal clear lakes, abundant wildlife, friendly towns, and spectacular scenery. For over a century, it’s been a destination for people seeking relaxation and natural beauty. The…

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10 Tips for Moving to Another State

Moving to Another State

    A helpful checklist before you start moving to another state:   Moving to a new state can feel overwhelming, but using a checklist can reduce stress and help things go smoothly: 1. If you have children, research the schools and school districts in the area where you’re planning to move. A good education…

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