Northwoods Realty Blog by Coldwell Banker Mulleady Inc. Realtors

Posts Tagged ‘Making Up North Home’

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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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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Making “Up North” Home

  What creates a “sense of place”? For the most part, uniqueness. When people talk about going “up north”, it’s both a physical destination and a state of mind. It’s more than cabins, pine trees, and lakes, though they’re remarkably beautiful here. “Up north” is where so many travel to only to realize they found…

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