Northwoods Realty Blog by Coldwell Banker Mulleady Inc. Realtors

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Northwoods News August 2019

  I am taking a look at the cyclical nature of lake home sales. The chart above looks at the monthly unit sales of lake homes since January 2018. It should come as no surprise that we sell more homes in the summer. How many more? Historically, we sell about 70% of lake homes between…

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Finding the Perfect Lake Home

  Finding the perfect home in Wisconsin’s Northwoods may seem simple. With over 4,000 lakes in the region, we’re considered one of the wettest areas in the world and finding a home on a lake is not difficult. Finding the perfect lake home for you requires certain considerations. Each lake tends to have its own…

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Avoid the Drama of Staging Your Home

  There’s a lot of emphasis on the importance of staging your home in order to add perceived value and bring in higher offers. With so many other details demanding your attention when selling a home, there’s no reason to get stressed out about staging. It really comes down to common sense and we don’t…

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Small Towns With Big Hearts in the Northwoods Community

  Small Town Pride. Instead of the towering high-rises of large cities, the Northwoods has a wealth of small communities dotted across Vilas and Oneida counties. In fact, the population in some high-rises may be larger than that of some of our small towns! And we don’t mind at all. We may have long winters,…

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Northwoods Real Estate Sales/List % 2007 – 2019

  A fascinating Northwoods Real Estate Sales chart!  This chart looks at the total number of homes sold in Oneida and Vilas Counties vs. the number of homes listed.  Yes, we sell around 40% of the homes that we list. I can hear the gasping!  Yes, homes sell in seconds in other parts of the…

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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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Northwoods Home Buyers: Work With a Truly Local Realtor

  In Wisconsin’s northwoods, there are differences from one town to another, even from one lake to another. Are you looking for a Minocqua lake home or a cozy cabin in Manitowish Waters? Property on the Eagle River Chain of Lakes or on Boom Lake in Rhinelander?   We’ve all heard the real estate adage that…

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Sold vs. Listed Minocqua Area Real Estate

Sold vs. Listed Minocqua Area Real Estate

Happy Holidays to you!!  Today I am looking at the list vs. sold in sub-segments of our Northwoods real estate market.   The sub segments I have chosen are Lake Homes, Homes Off Water, Lake Lots, Off Water Lots and Commercial Properties.  The blue bar represents properties listed.  The orange bar represents properties sold.  The value…

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Minocqua Area Average Sales Price November 2017

Minocqua Area Average Sales Price November 2017

Happy Thanksgiving!  I hope you are able to spend the holiday with family and friends! We have not taken a look at the average sales prices since August, 2017.  Three of the indices are up and one is down.  Looking at off-water homes, Oneida County has risen from $131,409 to $134,902 (up 2.6%) and Vilas…

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Minocqua Area Real Estate % Sold October 2017

  More charts!!  I think this one is interesting.  This one looks at the percentage of properties sold vs. properties listed.  Take for instance that we have listed 3240 properties in 2017 thus far and have sold 801.  That works out to 24.7%   Think about that for a second.  If you were to list your…

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