Archive for October, 2013

Friday Feature property at 1052 99th Street, Roberts, WI

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Friday Feature property at 1052 99th Street, Roberts, WI This home is new to the market and features: *2,650 square feet 4 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms – Three bedrooms on one level *12+ acres with lots of beautiful trees, landscaping, and gorgeous view- lots of room to play! *Four car oversized garage and additional sheds– tons of […]

Halloween Events in Hudson

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Halloween Events in Hudson Check out all the upcoming events in Hudson for Halloween! Bring the family and enjoy the fun! Pumpkin Giveaway Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 4 to 6 p.m. Free event for the whole family – cookies and cider also Borchardt Realty Team/Keller Williams Realty, 2424 Monetary Blvd, Hudson Casanova’s Haunted Caves […]

Common Code Violations Found by Inspectors

Monday, October 21st, 2013

The three most popular categories for violations are electrical, plumbing and building/structural. The most common electrical hazard inspectors find are too many wires plugged into one outlet or switch that can cause a fire.  A lack of GFCI outlets in bathrooms and kitchens and other minor electrical issues like reverse-polarity on outlets are also commonly […]

Reasons why you SHOULD have your home staged

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

    Reasons why you SHOULD have your home staged You will make more money – According to National Association of Realtors, the average investment for staging a home is 1 to 3 percent of the home’s asking price, which can generate a return of 8 to 10 percent, which is money in your pocket! […]

Friday’s Feature property is 406 Wolfcreek Circle, Roberts, WI

Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Friday’s Feature property is 406 Wolfcreek Circle, Roberts, WI This home is new to the market today!  Some features include: *4 bedrooms/2 bathrooms *1,280 square feet *3 car attached, insulated garage with asphalt driveway *Open foyer split level home *Large kitchen and living room access to deck overlooking backyard *Lower level family room with gas […]

Local Market Update – August 2013

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

The housing market is slowly but surely making a comeback!  Click on the link below and  you can see the graph of data provided by the St. Paul area Association of Realtors, every category has seen an increase. The only area that saw a slight decrease was the Average Sales Price. There is still quite […]

Finding a great real estate agent

Monday, October 7th, 2013

This will be your first step – whether you are buying or selling your home. The question is how to find a good one. Following are a few tips to consider when making your selection: 1. Referrals: Ask a friend, family member, neighbor or coworker who they have used and see who they would recommend. […]

Friday’s Feature property at 1686 99th Avenue, Hammond, WI

Friday, October 4th, 2013

This home looks like a home from a magazine! It is definitely a “must see” to be appreciated! Some features of the home include: *4 bedrooms/2 baths *2,903 square feet *Brazilian cherry hardwood floors *Stainless steel kitchen and laundry appliances *Granite and Corian countertops *Finished basement with large family room *Two beautiful gas fireplaces *3 […]

Fall projects and repairs

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

Fall is upon us and now is the perfect time to do some last minute repairs before winter comes! Following is a list with a few tips: 1. Lawn care – Raking and aerating the lawn and garden beds will prevent them from “suffocating” during winter. 2. Windows – Cleaning and washing windows inside and […]