As the weather warms up and the snow melts away, the Milwaukee housing market is heating up as well. The spring housing market in the greater Milwaukee area is in full swing, with new listings and increased buyer activity. According to recent data, the median home price in Milwaukee County has risen by over 10% […]
This spring of 2023, while we see our current forecast changing – snow melting, April showers, and rising temps, we are looking forward to a rising real estate forecast as well! The first quarter of 2023 saw a significant decline in pre-existing home sales compared to the same time in 2022. A decline anywhere between […]
There are a lot of licensed real estate agents around the country. And I mean A LOT! It seems that everybody you know, knows a Realtor or a real estate agent. While an agent may be credentialed, that does not mean that every Realtor comes with the same knowledge, know-how and commitment to their craft. […]
Top 10 Questions to ask when interviewing a Realtor to sell your home: Have you sold homes in my neighborhood before? What skills do you possess that make you the right choice? Do you have examples of your marketing of other listings you can share? Will the listing photos be taken by a professional real […]
The current fall/winter real estate market 2022 has a lot of people asking that question! Should I stay or should I go? You might be finding yourself asking, is now a good time to sell? Is it still a seller’s market? What about interest rates. As Realtors we find ourselves in a position of being […]
Southeastern Wisconsin is filled with homes of all different styles! One that abounds and always brings interest, whether it’s your taste or not – is Mid – Century Modern Homes. Colleen Resendiz with Benefit Realty is honored to represent the owner of this Gem located in the town of Brookfield. Check out this feature on […]
With inventory of pre-existing homes being historically low over the past few years, many buyers have turned to building their own home. During this episode of American Dream TV: Selling Milwaukee, I explore the custom home building process with Steve Wamser, owner of Synergy Homes.
At Benefit Realty we choose to not just focus on the day to day work of a Realtor. We have a larger focus on serving our community! And on that note, we have taken on a new venture that allows us to feature our community as a whole. You can now find us on local […]
Have you heard it’s a Seller’s Market? Of course you have! I’m sure you’ve also heard stories upon stories of “outrageous” offers being presented but declined by the seller. What does it take to get your offer accepted today? First thing’s first – who is representing you? Let’s make sure you have an agent who […]
If you’re thinking about buying a home there are a few questions we get all of the time. How do I get a mortgage? Do I find a Realtor first? How do I find out about homes on the market? Here is a brief overview of what to expect and how the process works.
A home inspection is an important part of purchasing a home. This is where your intention should be to identify defects in the property that you are intending to purchase. When a seller decides to list their home on the market they are required to completed Real Estate Condition Report. On this report they are […]
Southeastern Wisconsin along with the majority of our nation is in what’s considered to be a “Seller’s Market”. What makes a Seller’s Market is simple supply and demand economics. There are far more buyers looking for homes in the past number of years than there are homes to put them in! When supply is low, […]
We have all been drawn in from time to time with the romanticized version of what it is like to buy a home. We have seen it played out on tv or imagined it as we peruse Realtor.com. Expanding our search so broadly not for realistic searching but now it has become fun! What is […]
Despite the recent February snowfalls, the Spring Market is heating up quickly! We are seeing new listings hitting the MLS daily with many listings receiving offers in the first few days. The remainder of the listings are taking several days, a few weeks, or a few price drops to attract that qualified buyer. Here are […]