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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Spring Brings Robins…and Home Buyers

  It’s been a long winter in the Northwoods, but Spring never skips a turn. At this time of year Up North, bears emerge from hibernation, robins land on tree branches, and home buyers begin making inquiries. 2019 was an exceptionally strong Sellers’ Market. There are signs that the 2018 market may be a bit…

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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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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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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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Fall is a Great Season for Home Buyers…Here’s Why:

Ask any prospective home buyers and they’ll probably say this summer has been a challenge for them. It’s been a Sellers’ Market. And the market has been hot with competitive bids. But, along with the cooler post-Labor Day temperatures, the heat of the Sellers’ Market has lessened and balance has returned to the real estate…

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