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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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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Investing in a Vacation Home

vacation home in northern Wisconsin

  Visitors to Wisconsin’s north woods are often charmed by our crystal clear lakes, lush forests, attractive small towns, and the wide variety of outdoor activities available. Often, the idea of investing in a vacation home here enters their minds. After all, there’s no other place like “up north”. The reasons that tug at the…

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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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Minocqua Area Sold/List % September 2017

2017 sales have been a bit uneven.  What I mean by this is that there are market segments that are very busy and we are truly short of inventory.  Then there are segments that are begging for buyers.  I have chosen 4 rather simple market segments to compare.  Oneida and Vilas Counties home and condominium…

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Minocqua Area Home Sales by Price Range 2015 – 2017

We are drying out!  It has been a soggy start to summer but things are returning to beautiful!  Everyone should come up to the Beautiful Northwoods! Sales have been encouraging thus far in 2017.  Sales have been a bit uneven though.  Some markets are doing much better than others.  On-water has been a bit stronger…

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Oneida and Vilas Counties Home Sales July 2011

The unit sales for July are better than 2010 but still lackluster. There were 89 homes sold in Oneida and Vilas Counties. That compares to 86 units sold in June and 72 units that were sold in 2010. July historically was a peak month in more “normal” years. When you look at 2006 and 2007,…

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