Monthly Archives: October 2016

Creating Room Dividers

Do you have a room that needs to have dual functionality, or perhaps need to create a little privacy?  Here are some fantastic ideas to create such a space from Beautiful House on WayFair.com. Long gone are the days when walls were the only way to create a partition between two rooms, and with the… Read more »

The Nitty Gritty on Countertops by Jacklyn Renz

  You’ve just bought a new home, you are thinking about one in the near future, or your kitchen is crying for a major update. Any of these reasons are cause to look into the ins and outs of countertops. What material fits best into your budget? Which countertop is right for your personal style?… Read more »

Negative Equity Still Impacts Over 1 in 10 Homeowners According to Zillow

Both urban and suburban communities have a significant share of homeowners in negative equity five years into the recovery, according to the second quarter Zillow® Negative Equity Report. Nationally, 13.7 percent of homeowners in urban regions and 11.2 percent of homeowners in suburban regions are underwater. After the housing bubble burst, nearly a third of… Read more »

Tricks and Treats for Halloween

Halloween is the first festivity of the holiday season. It is also a holiday that most everyone enjoys. In this the-treats-on-you blog, we walk you through a lot of ideas that can make your Halloween in Southern Wisconsin a memorable All Hallows Eve. Party Themes Sitting up with the Dead While sitting-up-with-the-dead is a funeral… Read more »

New Homes in Time for the Holiday

  The Madison area of Southern Wisconsin has much to offer families who want to not just buy a new home, but to buy a new home that fits their lifestyle. Have you ever put on a pair of jeans that did not fit quite right? It is a similar feeling when you move into… Read more »

Home Affordability And The Election

This article, written by Steve Cook at Homes. com, provides us with an over view of the housing market and whether or not it will be affected by the 2016 Presidential election.  A very informative read. Perhaps no single issue is as important to today’s real estate economy as affordability of both ownership and rental… Read more »

Fox Hill Estates Newest Custom Home

We have finally finished our newest build in Fox Hill Estates — a subdivision we are proud to be a part of in DeForest, Wisconsin.  This beautiful home was definitely “custom” as all finishes were hand picked by the homeowner and she crafted her floorplan as well.  Her finish choices were made easier with the… Read more »